Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 174 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [hyper-light-drifter]

Hyper Light Drifter (2016) is a 2D action RPG developed by Heart Machine for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS, then later for PS4 and Xbox One. The game's style is an homage to RPGs from the late 20th century, such as the Legend of Zelda and Diablo, according to the lead developer. Use this tag for the game Hyper Light Drifter, regardless of platform.

1
vote
1answer
337 views

Where is the boomerang sword?

When Hyper Light Drifter was announced for the Switch, a big deal was made about the boomerang sword. It was such a big deal, most search results are about the announcement. But I can't seem to find ...
1
vote
2answers
352 views

How to transfer a save file from a computer to another?

Hyper Light Drifter apparently doesn't use Steam Cloud and therefore you have to copy/paste your save files somehow when you want to continue to play from a different computer. Any idea where to find ...
4
votes
1answer
829 views

Are there any other penalties for dying?

Having found myself in a few arena-type fights in Hyper Light Drifter, I've found myself running out of med kits fairly quickly due to my fear of dying. I've heard the game called "Zelda meets Dark ...
2
votes
1answer
256 views

Is Multi-Dash worth the cost?

Multi-Dash was the first perk I bought for the drifter, because I thought it was something which I could use to easily dodge enemmies. However, I can't get quite the hang of it, especially in fights. ...
4
votes
1answer
8k views

Hyper Light Drifter: How do I get past these barriers?

So, I've been trying to get through this game, and I've completed various sections but no full areas yet, mainly because of this issue: I keep coming across these barriers, but I seem to have no way ...
4
votes
1answer
763 views

When does dashing through shots actually work?

One of the upgrades for the blink or dash ability in Hyper Light Drifter seems to be that you can block projectile attacks while dashing. The shop advertisement shows your character with several ...