Hitman Absolution crowd tech demo shown at GDC

Friday, 9 March 2012 13:16 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

A video showing IO Interactive’s G2-Crowd Technology used in Hitman Absolution has been released. The tech is a new feature of IO’s Glacier 2 engine, built from the ground up and allows very dense crowds to appear in the game – players will also be able to interact and influence the behavior the crowds.

The video of the demo was shot by OPM, and IO’s physics programmer Kasper Fauerby provided the presentation

Hitman Absolution is out this year for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360.