Continue reading...A fantastic game in many senses of the word. The music is haunting. The atmosphere is impeccably moody. The combat is simple, meaty and satisfying. Controls are smooth. Hollow Knight is a great Metroidvania style game.
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In Hollow Knight, you play as a little bug that wandered into a kingdom far beyond its prime. Everything is decaying. Most of the citizens are dead. The ones that aren’t have gone crazy and will attack. Only a few scant people will talk to you. If this sounds like Dark Souls, this game evokes that kind of feeling. It has a dreary, haunting atmosphere.
The story unfolds slowly. In the beginning, you’re not even sure what you’re doing. Only by setting out and exploring will you find out...