The first edition of the ‘Hope News Times’, which is the local newspaper for Hope, South Dakota has hit the news stands… The paper will be a weekly publication featuring on the Hitman Absolution Facebook page and will report the latest news from the town, and revealing a brand new chapter in Hitman Absultion.

“Hope and its citizens are heavily influenced by local legend Blake Dexter and his company Dexter Industries. Coincidentally, with the arrival of Agent 47, the otherwise quiet town has become a bedlam of strange accidents and occurrences,” reads the press release.

“Are these odd events really linked to the Original Assassin? Fans will soon find out, as new stories will run in the HOPE NEWS TIMES each Thursday, and an accompanying screenshot from the game revealed each Friday.”

See the Facebook page for more.