Hitman Absolution Sniper Challenge Begins

Square Enix has announced the launch of the HITMAN: SNIPER CHALLENGE competition for Australia. With Agent 47’s around the globe having racked up over 35 million kills playing HITMAN: SNIPER CHALLENGE, the competition to find Australia’s top sniper is now live with gamers competing for monthly prizes.

In partnership with EB Games Australia, the search for the country’s best sniper has begun, with monthly prizing going to each of the highest Xbox Live, PlayStation Network, and PC Leader-board scores, for those that have pre-ordered Hitman Absolution at EB Games Australia and registered their details at

The launch of the Australian leader-boards competition also coincides with today’s launch of the HITMAN: SNIPER CHALLENGE PC version. An exclusive standalone pre-order sniper experience available to play from the moment customers pre-order their copy of HITMAN: ABSOLUTION™, ensuring that it’s also now time for all PC marksmen to scope, score and come back for more.

HITMAN: ABSOLUTION is scheduled for global release on 20th November 2012 for the PS3, Xbox 360 and Windows PC.