Hyper Light Drifter: Special Edition

Hyper Light Drifter: Special Edition

2018

System
Switch eShop
Publisher
Abylight
Developer
Heart Machine

9.5

Game Rating

User Ratings: 10

Our Review: 9/10

Overview

Number of Players
2
Genre
Action, Adventure, RPG
Release Date

Switch eShop

  • 6th Sep 2018, $19.99 (US/Canada)
  • 6th Sep 2018, £17.99 (UK/EU/AU)
Series
Hyper Light Drifter

Screenshots (5)

Hyper Light Drifter: Special Edition Screenshot
Hyper Light Drifter: Special Edition Screenshot
Hyper Light Drifter: Special Edition Screenshot
Hyper Light Drifter: Special Edition Screenshot
Hyper Light Drifter: Special Edition Screenshot

Reviews

  • 60

    Switch eShop

    Review Hyper Light Drifter: Special Edition

    A modern classic, updated

    Two years on from its original release, Hyper Light Drifter might not feel quite as unique in both its art style and the relentless difficulty of its combat - especially in the company of Dead Cells and so many other pixel art indies - but that doesn’t mean this acclaimed hack ‘n’ slash odyssey has lost any of its...

About The Game

The wait is over, the worldwide acclaimed game Hyper Light Drifter is finally here with this impressive Special Edition!

Runs at 60fps, includes new exclusive content and all the previously released remastered for a perfectly inmersive gaming experience to play anywhere.

Explore a beautiful, vast and ruined world riddled with dangers and lost technologies. Echoes of a dark and violent past resonate throughout a savage land, steeped in treasure and blood. Hyper Light Drifter is an action adventure RPG in the vein of the best 16­bit classics, with modernized mechanics and designs on a much grander scale.

Features:

Maximum quality 60 fps

Play it anywhere, alone or with a friend!

Exclusive Nintendo Switch content:

  • Find secrets with the help of the new outfit
  • Complete the Tower Climb challenge
  • Freeze your enemies with the Crystal Shot
  • Master the deadly Blade Caster