Nintendo Switch


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The highly acclaimed hack and slash action adventure Hammerwatch is finally here on Nintendo Switch!

Be prepared to kill hordes of enemies with varied looks and features through unique environments with traps, hidden secrets and lots of puzzles.

Master each of 7 different classes, including The Sorcerer, a new class coming first to consoles. Unlock and upgrade the unique abilities of each class as you progress through the game.

Play solo or co-op from bottom to top of Castle Hammerwatch in the beautiful fantasy pixel art environment. Then crawl around the desert in the Temple of the Sun Expansion or try to survive in the hero defense and survival modes.

Gather your friends and unleash your powers in a memorable couch-play session!

7 different classes, with unique features and skills
Character development through unlocks and upgrades
2 campaigns (Castle Hammerwatch, Temple of the Sun)
2 extra modes (Hero defense, Survival)
Hard, medium and easy of course
Customize difficulty with several different modifiers
Online & local multiplayer co-op, for up to four players

Brand new class: The Sorcerer
Tons of balance changes to classes
Improved character art

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Supported play modes




Product information

Release date

December 14, 2017


ESRB rating

Supported play modes

TV mode, Tabletop mode, Handheld mode

Game file size

301 MB

Supported languages


Play online, access classic NES™ and Super NES™ games, and more with a Nintendo Switch Online membership.

This game supports:Online PlaySave Data Cloud

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