It appears that Bungie's focus is now firmly on the upcoming sequel.
Square Enix has announced the release date of Hitman's fourth episode, Bangkok.
It's a much better reason than the last one offered.
Looks like console owners are going to have to wait a little while longer.
The developer has some "exciting future projects" in the works.
There are a whole lot of people putting in a whole lot of hours into Blizzard's shooter.
Hell's gotten a makeover, and the renovations are done ahead of schedule.