Retro Platformer Game Horned Knight Announced For Nintendo Switch, Launches This Winter

Retro Platformer Game Horned Knight Announced For Nintendo Switch, Launches This Winter

Hungry for another hardcore platforming experience like the good old days? Well, this next title from sole developer 2KSomnis might just fit the bill for you!

The developer has revealed Horned Knight for Nintendo Switch and other platforms, with a release window of  this Winter. The game will see players venturing through 32 different levels across 4 worlds, as they slay evil with the Hero Knight!

Check out the latest trailer below along with more details:

Horned Knight is a challenging 2D action-platformer where you must overcome all fears, enemies, and traps as the Hero Knight. Rewrite destiny, with your trusty sword, young Knight – the realm depends on it!

Horned Knight, developed by sole-developer 2KSomnis, reintroduces the Golden Age of arcade gaming in a hardcore, retro-styled 2D action platformer that pulls no punches. Horned Knight is the latest game part of 2Awesome Studio’s Partner Initiative for posting and publishing support. Fitted with multiple levels, responsive controls, and puzzle-like combat, Horned Knight emboldens the player to conquer unique pixel art obstacles with the support of generous checkpoints and an invigorating soundtrack. 2Awesome Studio is proud to partner with 2KSomnis to present Horned Knight on Steam, Nintendo Switch, PS4, and Xbox this Winter, 2020.


  • 32 levels across 4 worlds
  • Tons of monsters and bosses to show your might
  • Tight controls: easy to play, hard to master
  • Beautifully pixel art animated graphics
  • Exciting action gameplay
  • Intense boss battles with challenging patterns and epic scale
  • An amazingly diverse castle to explore with different environments
  • 2 difficulty modes appropriate for all types of players―from story and setting lovers to hardcore action enthusiasts