Hollow Knight

Team Cherry

Mighty Man
OpenCritic Rating
90
Top Critic Average
98%
Critics Recommend
Based on 52 critic reviews
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Hollow Knight

Rating Summary

Based on 52 critic reviews
Mighty Man

OpenCritic Rating

90

Top Critic Average

98%

Critics Recommend

Based on 52 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PCFeb 24, 2017

Developer: Team Cherry

Genres: Action, Adventure, Platformer

Beneath the fading town of Dirtmouth sleeps an ancient, ruined kingdom. Many are drawn below the surface, searching for riches, or glory, or answers to old secrets.

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.

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Eurogamer

Recommended
Eurogamer

A stern yet scintillating 2D adventure that makes a point of not holding your hand.

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IGN

9.4 / 10.0
Tom Marks

Hollow Knight is a Metroidvania with a well of content to discover that's as deep as its labyrinthine caves. The world of Hallownest is compelling and rich, full of story that's left for you to discover on your own, and built with branching paths that offer an absurd amount of choice in how you go about discovering it. With such a high density of secrets to find and fun, challenging enemies to face, it's worth spending every moment you can in Hollow Knight.

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PC Gamer

92 / 100
Tom Marks

Hollow Knight is a new classic, with a dense and detailed world full of secrets to discover.

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Metro GameCentral

GameCentral
8 / 10
Metro GameCentral

Gorgeously presented and cleverly designed, this impressively realised Metroidvania excels in every area except originality.

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