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Hitman: Absolution is a stealth video game that was developed by IO Interactive and published by Square Enix Europe. The game was released on 20 November 2012. In 2018, it was among many games that were banned in Saudi Arabia after pre-teen suicides were associated with the "Blue Whale" challenge.

Censorship[]

Saudi Arabian censorship[]

  • Hitman: Absolution was among 47 games that were banned in Saudi Arabia due to unspecified violent content after a 12-year-old boy and a 13-year-old girl had allegedly committed suicide after participating in an online "Blue Whale" challenge.[1][2]

Where to find it uncensored[]

The game is uncensored in every other country where it continues to be available.

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