Hitman Facebook game under fire for encouraging cyberbullying

Agent hire-hitman-top63047 just can’t seem to avoid trouble.

Just months after the newly released stealth game Hitman: Absolution got into hot water for a risqué game trailer, the game’s publisher is finding itself on the defensive once again for a PR gaffe that some say encourages cyberbullying.

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The Biggest Videogame Movie Hits

The history of financially successful videogame-to-movie conversions is a pretty short one. The list of critically successful conversions is even shorter.

That doesn’t mean there haven’t been a few solid hits that got their start in the console world. Popular franchises tend to come with a built-in audience, and when Hollywood supplements that with a big star it can be an immensely profitable venture — often spawning one or more sequels.

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