"Hollow Knight" indie developer Team Cherry announced on Thursday that a sequel to the popular game via an advertising trailer.
"Hollow Knight: Silksong" follows the Horn. Originally, this game began as DLC for "Hollow Knight", but Team Cherry, an Australian team of three developers, realized that it had a whole game on its hands.
"Right from the start, the Hornet's adventure was destined to take place in a new country," Team Cherry said on his website. "But as we dive in, it quickly became too big and too unique to be a DLC, as originally planned. We know what makes the wait a little longer, but we think the final fresh world you get to explore , is worth. "
" Hollow Knight: Silksong "is launched on the Nintendo Switch or you can play it on your computer ̵
"Hollow Knight" was a kick-start funded game that went on to wild success. Over 2.8 million people bought and played the first game, according to Team Cherry. As a show of recognition, Team Cherry gives 2158 backers of "Hollow Knight" a free copy of "Hollow Knight: Silksong."
"But we also know that times are changing and the Nintendo Switch quickly becomes a common (and excellent) console to own," Team Cherry explained. "Because of that, any player in the game from $ 10AUD and above levels can choose to receive their copy of" Hollow Knight: Silksong & # 39; free on either the PC or Nintendo Switch at launch. as we get closer to release to find out which version you would like to receive. "
After the announcement there is no publishing window set to" Hollow Knight: Silksong. "