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Hollow Knight: Gods & Glory release date announced. (or the general Hollow Knight discussion thread)


#243

Sad part…Cloth is helping…did I mention I’m horrible at combat in games? :stuck_out_tongue:

I actually like this attack it gives me a small window to heal…wish he would do it more :stuck_out_tongue:

I have a hard time judging where he’s gonna land when he jumps to strike at me diagonally and usually wind up landing at the same place as him :woman_facepalming: and the shockwaves…didn’t realize that I could use desolate dive as well as dash for those so that may help


#244

me too :fist:, then if i like a game i learned and embraced the “persistence is key” mantra :blush:,
-aaand for other games i just toss the controller aside and switch the game off :rofl:

well, just keep him at range then to make him trigger it :wink:

yea your ground slam, -desolate dive/descending dark, gives invincibility frames for X short duration after the initialization of “dive” animation. Once the "twist and turning"animation is done (you can be interrupted during this small time +take dmg) during the descend and landing +“bounce” you retain iframes for a short time, which is enough to get you through the full/tall size of the “barrier” from his Shock Wave attack, -and survive all manner of other kinds of stuff and attacks ofc


#245

Aaaaand I finally killed him…

spoiler?

well Cloth did anyway… :cry:

Thanks for the tips, they definitely help. :purple_heart:


#246

Just bought a thing!!!
Like a week ago or so… I’ve played a bit since then


Little celebratory pic, with a fuzzy background of the last new place I rested at.
You’ve no idea how hard is to find reference material without spoilers.


#247

Remember, @M00 found spending all his Geo on Rancid Eggs incredibly useful and not a waste at all. Certainly don’t let the fact that Gnuffi, Fraggles and I basically never used them at all put you off.


#248

I love the chrono Geo coin you’ve created there. I hope you’ll enjoy the game.


#249

He likes to cosplay :neutral_face:

I’m enjoying the game thus far, save for some nuances it’s a pretty good game.

@xist …huh, I guess I’ll have to find out once I know what do they do then.


#250

useless hint of the day: they are not used for making omelettes

:smile:


#251

Don’t break my hopes man D:


#252

They’re pretty tasty, I hear.

Also, NKG is terrifyingly fast.


#253

i’m glad someone else thinks so too :+1: :blush:

ps, if someone feels like they struggle a little with him, i highly recommend the "oh sht oh sht holy crap i’ll be deaded -spam heal"charm setup: Shape of Unn, Quick Focus, Deep Focus, -lets you heal damn near fully up on flame pillars if you have the mana.


#254

I am inspired…

Never leave us.


#255

NEVER!!! at least not for the foreseeable future, you never know you know? :thinking:

@Gnuffi I discovered what the egg things are for! you lied to me! potentially so, I can’t confirm, but omelettes are a possibility D:<


#256

well, i didn’t know what they were for initially but bought over 50 of them thinking there was no way the game would let me keep on buying something without end if it wasn’t a rly good item … i figured, better put my geo into something potentially rly good than risk losing them :rofl::rofl::rofl:


#257

Huh… for me if a game allows me to endlessly buy an item it usually means that it can be easily acquired by other means and the store is just a commodity, case in point, I already have seven, of which I only bought two to test out some dialogue.


A little update, I’m not a fan of orange in this game, it makes harmless things big and explodey.


#258

Oh, believe me it gets worse…much, much worse more orange…


#259

Oh GOD the CITRUS.


#260

There are :tangerine::tangerine::tangerine: everywhere I tell you, everywhere.


I’m at that point in the game where I spend a whole day trying to find that room that I somehow skipped, which for some reason also had the only upgrade that forbid me from making progress, on the bright side, I did a lot of side tasks, upgrades and got a lot of geo that I’ve nowhere else to spend, should I give it all for the kingdom or something?

Anyway, in short, I can’t buy her cookies, I found a corpse in white armor, have my journal up to date, oh! and I finally got the heart of a big round thing which I miss in the place from the pic above :weary:


#261

Don’t mess with the zest 'cos the best don’t mess with the zest.


#262

Z’est la vie, if life gives you lemons you just gotta burn a house down.