Hammerwatch (Switch eShop)


Switch eShop


Game Rating

User Ratings: 13

Our Review: 8/10


Number of Players
Action, Adventure, RPG
Release Date

Switch eShop

  • 14th Dec 2017 (US/Canada), $9.99
  • 23rd Dec 2017 (UK/EU/AU), £8.99

Screenshots (6)

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    Switch eShop

    Review Hammerwatch

    A smarter gauntlet

    There’s something to be said for Nintendo’s continued insistence that local multiplayer is as important as any other method of play. While there are plenty of reasons why online features are always touted, from the ability to play with friends from afar or just because you can keep your plans to yourself instead of on a...

About The Game

The highly acclaimed hack and slash Hammerwatch is finally here!

Kill hordes of enemies with varied looks and features through unique environments with traps, hidden secrets and puzzles. Master seven different classes, including The Sorcerer, a new class, and unlock and upgrade their unique abilities.

Play solo or co-op from bottom to top of Castle Hammerwatch in the fantasy pixel art environment. Then crawl around the desert in the Temple of the Sun Expansion and try to survive in the two extra modes.

Gather your friends and unleash your powers in a memorable couch-play session!

  • Seven unique classes
  • Character development
  • Two campaigns: Castle Hammerwatch, Temple of the Sun
  • Two extra modes: Hero defense, Survival
  • Hard, medium and easy of course
  • Customisable difficulty
  • Local multiplayer co-op, 1-4 players*
  • New class: The Sorcerer
  • Tons of balance changes to classes
  • Improved character art