Hoh boy, this looks like everything I had been hoping it would be.
I've been following this project for a wee bit over two years now, since its initial pitch on Kickstarter. I had a couple of advance peeks at the backer beta and the more recent preview shipped with this month's Humble Monthly Bundle. Sadly both the backer beta and the preview covered the same introductory hub of the game world, which I daresay I now know backwards, forwards and upside-down. For a while Hollow Knight Kickstarter updates served as a kind of static accessory to my routine; every time one was published, I'd read it, get excited and then promptly move on to other