Hollow Knight
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Fight as the titular Hollow Knight in a beautiful 2D action platformer. Explore vast ruins filled with deadly creatures and packed with secrets, uncovering a huge 2D world inspired by classic Metroidvania level design.
Hollow Knight System Requirements
27 Feb 2017 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7
  • 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
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • 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
  • RECOMMENDED:
  • OS: Windows 10
  • Processor: Intel Core i5
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: GeForce GTX 560
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 9 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: 1080p, 16:9 recommended
PC System Analysis For Hollow Knight Requirements
You need a Core i5-650 3.2GHz or Phenom 9850 Quad-Core processor coupled with a GeForce GTX 560 to run Hollow Knight system requirements at recommended. You can expect to get around 60FPS at 1080p screen res on high graphics settings with this hardware. 8 GB will also be needed to achieve the Hollow Knight rec specs and get 60FPS. Hollow Knight needs a graphics card thats at least as powerful as a GeForce 9800 GTX/Radeon HD 4850 paired with Athlon 5600B Dual Core/Pentium Dual Core E5200 2.5GHz CPU to match the min specs. This PC setup will deliver 25-35 Frame Per Second at Low graphics setting on 720p resolution. System memory for min is 4 GB. Another thing to consider is the DirectX capability of your GPU. Hollow Knight needs a GPU capable of running DirectX 11. We suggest a 8 year old PC to play smoothly.
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Hollow Knight PC Release Date:

24 Feb 2017

Alternative Game Tags: hollow knight, hollow night, hollowknight
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