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Hitman Sniper Challenge: How to Complete All Challenges and Unlock All Upgrades

Hitman Sniper Challenge is a bonus DLC for Hitman: Absolution that was released in 2012. It is a standalone sniping mission that takes place on a rooftop in Chicago, where Agent 47 has to eliminate his target, Richard Strong Jr., and his bodyguards. The mission can be replayed multiple times to achieve higher scores and unlock new upgrades for the sniper rifle, which can be used in the main game. The mission also features several hidden challenges that can increase the score multiplier and add more fun to the gameplay.


In this article, we will show you how to complete all the challenges and unlock all the upgrades in Hitman Sniper Challenge. We will also provide some tips and tricks to help you get the best score possible. Let's get started!

List of Challenges and Upgrades

There are 14 challenges and 14 upgrades in Hitman Sniper Challenge. Completing a challenge will grant you a score multiplier, which will boost your final score. Unlocking an upgrade will improve the performance of your sniper rifle, such as increasing its clip size, firing rate, or stability. Here is the full list of challenges and upgrades, along with their requirements and effects:






Leap of the Ninja

Shoot the ninja on the skyscraper behind the main building


Controlled Breathing I

Reduces sway when zoomed in

No Pigeons Were Harmed

Shoot five pigeons around the area


Extended Clip I

Increases clip size by 2 rounds

Bored Chipmunk

Spot the chipmunk in the window on the left side of the area


Rapid Fire Bolt I

Increases firing rate by 10%

Long Live the Patriot

Shoot the American flag on the top right corner of the building on the left side of the area


Magazine Well I

Reduces reload time by 10%


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