Categories: Metroidvania
Meta Score: 87
Store: Hollow Knight (Price: $ 14,03)
User Score: 90.0
Platform: PC, Wii U, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
Publisher Names: Team Cherry
Support Language: English*, French*, German*, Spanish – Spain*, Korean*, Simplified Chinese*
Publish Date: 2017-02-24

PC Requirements:


  • OS: Windows 7 (64bit)
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo E5200
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: GeForce 9800GTX+ (1GB)
  • DirectX: Version 10
  • Storage: 9 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: 1080p, 16:9 recommended


Hollow Knight is a 2D action-adventure game with an emphasis on traditional 2D animation and skillful gameplay. Journey to Hallownest, a vast and ancient underground kingdom inhabited by a bizarre collection of insects and monsters. Players will forge their own path as they explore ruined cities, forests of fungus, temples of bone and other fantastic lands, all on their way to uncovering an ancient mystery.

Positive Comment(s)

Hollow Knight feels exceptional because so many of its smaller, expertly designed parts fit so well together over an extraordinarily long adventure that could easily have fallen prey to poor pacing.90GameSpot
A very fun game and full of interesting characters is what await players in this incredible adventure. If you like Metroid style games, Hollow Knight will leave you satisfied.90Universo Nintendo
Hollow Knight is a huge and rewarding adventure that’s full of satisfying secrets and challenges. It’s not a perfect Metroidvania experience but it’s definitely up there with the best in the genre.86Video Chums
Gorgeously presented and cleverly designed, this impressively realised Metroidvania excels in every area except originality.80Metro GameCentral
I’m inlove100ndil
Beautiful experience.100Mendoza_E51
Didn’t expect it to be so good. Very challenging but so much fun and the world and art is very creative. Frame rate on the Switch struggled a little bit in some of the optional extra difficult areas.100SamAxe00
Hollow knight for switch is a masterpiece, the controls are very good the fps is very good, and the game is a one of the best games in the world of games100Aquilex
Everything to say about this game has been said. It’s a masterpiece that deserves to be played.100drdavidow
My scores: Graphics: 10 Sound: 10 History: 10 Gameplay: 10 Worldbuilding: 10 Innovation: 10 Characters: 10100Paradox2

Negative Comment(s)

A stern yet scintillating 2D adventure that makes a point of not holding your hand. [Recommended]0Eurogamer

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