HITMAN 3 Already Profitable

IO Interactive announces HITMAN 3 is already profitable, just a week after its release. The publisher/developer tells GamesIndustry.biz that the new installment in the assassin-for-hire series has already recouped its development budget:
"We have been really happy with the Hitman 3 journey," says IO Interactive CEO Hakan Abrak.

"It has been a labor of love between our fans and everyone at the studio. As the developer and publisher, we are immensely proud that we can say Hitman 3 is already profitable. We have recouped the total project costs in less than a week. That puts us in a really good place and allows us to confidently move forward with our ambitious plans for future projects."