Hyper Light Drifter: Special EditionAbylight S.L.
Experience the award-winning action RPG from Heart Machine that has finally arrived on iOS in its most polished and refined version yet, the Special Edition.
Winner of the Audience Award and Excellence in Visual Art awards from the prestigious Independent Games Festival, Hyper Light Drifter has also received over 14 nominations for Best Visual Design, Best Audio, and Best Original Game categories.
With a 9/10 rating from Destructoid and a 9.5/10 from Game Informer, Hyper Light Drifter is a hallmark of excellence with flawless gameplay mechanics, fascinating art, and captivating combat. Eurogamer also recommends it for its punishingly precise gameplay and stunning visuals which provide a grand and relaxing gaming experience.
Polygon describes Hyper Light Drifter as a mix of contemplative moments and breakneck action, while Darkstation praises the game for its flawless execution, fascinating world to explore, tight controls, beautiful music, and faith in the player.
The game is set in a beautiful, vast, and ruined world riddled with dangers and lost technologies, where echoes of a dark and violent past resonate throughout a savage land steeped in treasure and blood. Drifters of this world are the collectors of forgotten knowledge, lost technologies, and broken histories.
You play as a Drifter haunted by an insatiable illness, traveling further into the lands of Buried Time in hopes of discovering a way to quiet the vicious disease. With its modernized mechanics and designs on a much grander scale, Hyper Light Drifter offers an action-adventure RPG experience in the vein of the best 16-bit classics.
Discover a dark and detailed world with branching paths, hazards that could easily crush your frail body, and numerous vicious enemies. Upgrade your weapons, learn new skills, discover equipment, and explore secrets abound. This game is easy to pick up, but difficult to master.
The game also supports 120 fps gameplay on iPad Pro and 60 fps on iPhone and iPad, making for a smooth and immersive gaming experience. It is compatible with MFi controllers, has Game Center achievements, and features haptic vibration.
Moreover, everything from each character to subtle background elements is lovingly hand-animated, and the evocative soundtrack composed by Disasterpeace adds to the immersive experience. With all the content from the original game and more weapons, enemies, and areas from the Special Edition, Hyper Light Drifter is an amazing game that promises an unforgettable gaming experience.