Hollow Knight

Forge your own path in Hollow Knight! An epic action adventure through a vast, ruined kingdom of insects and heroes.
Hollow Knight is a classically styled 2D action adventure across a vast interconnected world. Explore twisting caverns, ancient cities and deadly wastes; battle tainted creatures and befriend bizarre bugs; and solve ancient mysteries at the kingdom's heart.

Includes free content packs! All new quests, boss battles and secrets!
• Hidden Dreams: Mighty new foes emerge! New Boss fights. New Upgrades. New Music.
• The Grimm Troupe: Light the Nightmare Lantern. Summon the Troupe. New Major Quest. New Boss Fights. New Charms. New Enemies. New Friends.
• Lifeblood: New mapping tools. New Boss fight. Upgraded Bosses. New Music. Hidden Extras!
• Godmaster: Take your place amongst the Gods. New Characters and Quests. New Boss Fights. Hidden Surprises!

Game Features
• Classic side-scrolling action, with all the modern trimmings.
• Forge your own path! The world of Hallownest is expansive and open. Choose which paths you take, which enemies you face and find your own way forward.
• Evolve with powerful new skills and abilities! Gain spells, strength and speed. Leap to new heights on ethereal wings. Dash forward in a blazing flash. Blast foes with fiery Soul!
• Equip Charms! Ancient relics that offer bizarre new powers and abilities. Choose your favourites and make your journey unique!
• An enormous cast of cute and creepy characters all brought to life with traditional 2D frame-by-frame animation.
• Over 140 enemies! 30 epic bosses! Face ferocious beasts and vanquish ancient knights on your quest through the kingdom.
• Chart your journey with extensive mapping tools. Buy compasses, quills, maps and pins to enhance your understanding of Hollow Knight’s many twisting landscapes.
• A haunting, intimate score accompanies the player on their journey, composed by Christopher Larkin.

Retailers

Australia

New Zealand

Game specifications
Release date
13/06/2018
Genre
Adventure, Action, Platformer
No. of players
1 player
Game file size
5.3GB
Publisher
Team Cherry
Supported languages
Japanese, English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Korean, Russian, Chinese (Simplified), Portuguese
Supported play modes
TV mode
Tabletop mode
Handheld mode

Software compatibility and play experience may differ on Nintendo Switch Lite. Additional accessories may be required (sold separately). See support for details.

Nintendo Switch Online
This game supports the following features:
Notices

A paid membership to Nintendo Switch Online is required to use the Save Data Cloud. Find out more about the paid membership subscription.

Hollow Knight © 2018 Team Cherry