“How many lives can you take to save one?” That’s an interesting question, that actually mirrors the one asked in Tales of Xillia 2: “Are you willing to destroy the world to save her?”
Of course, being games and all, questions like those lose a bit of their punch, but they’re still very interesting plot devices that make for great character introspection.
The Hitman: Absolution cinematic trailer released today by Square Enix is all about that. Unfortunately it’s mostly about the effects of it (IE: a lot of killing and shooting) and less about the introspection, but no one is perfect I guess.
You can check it out below.