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So... I just got Hitman: Absolution for PS3. I have started playing a few missions, but I feel like I am missing something.

Do I feel like I am missing something because I haven't played the other Hitman games OR of my failure to understand the story due to some other reason?

Should I play the other Hitman games to understand the story?

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This isn't the type of question that has a yes or no answer for everyone. Try watching the film :) –  Sean Kenny Jan 2 '13 at 11:43
    
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You should play all other previous games of hitman if you care about story. (which I think you are). I would have just played it for fun. Anyway, I played all the games of hitman. :) –  Mr_Green Aug 2 '13 at 12:38
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This answer may be different for everyone but I am going to say no. After you finish absolution, a lot of your questions will be answered [ I'm not going to provide those spoilers]. If you want some Hitman Lore, check out this very short video explaining some background to Agent 47

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Otherwise, if something plot related has confused you - feel free to ask here ! Thats what we are here for. –  Zero Stack Jan 2 '13 at 21:11
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well its good to start with hitman codename 47 to get to know the story better or watch videos on the games

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Not really, but i do recommend you do play the other ones :)

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