Game News: Deus Ex, XCOM 2, Kombat, Hitman

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
Square Enix have announced a February 23rd 2016 release date for “Deus Ex: Mankind Divided,” the upcoming follow-up to the highly acclaimed “Deus Ex: Human Revolution”. The game will be available on PC, PS4 & Xbox One. [Source: Twitter]

XCOM 2
Firaxis Games have announced that they’re pushing back the launch date for the upcoming turn-based tactical game sequel “XCOM 2”. A follow-up to the 2012 reboot “XCOM: Enemy Unknown,” “XCOM 2” was originally targeting a November release but will now hit February 5th next year. In a statement, the company says it is taking the extra time so that the game will “have more depth, more replayability.” [Source: Xcom.com]

Mortal Kombat X
Warner Brothers has announced the cancellation of “Mortal Kombat X” for both the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, not a huge surprise considering the major delays in the release for both systems. The game was originally slated to hit in April along with the now out PS4, Xbox One and PC versions. [Source: VG247]

Hitman
IO Interactive has demonstrated one of the upcoming “Hitman” game’s missions with a 15 minute gameplay video that demonstrates many of the revamped features including a large sandbox environment and a revamped disguise system. The game itself hits in December.