Steampunk Metroidvania Steamdolls: Order Of Chaos Aiming For 2021 Release On Switch

Steampunk Metroidvania Steamdolls: Order Of Chaos Aiming For 2021 Release On Switch

Publisher Top Hat Studios and developer The Shady Gentlemen have announced Steamdolls: Order Of Chaos for Nintendo Switch.

Inspired by the likes of Dead Cells, Castlevania, Hollow Knight, and Bloodborne, this steampunk Metroidvania game is aiming to launch on PC and consoles by 2021. In order to make it happen, the developer is also launching a Kickstarter campaign, with details to be announced “soon”.

Check out the trailer below, along with a few additional details from the game’s Steam Page:


SteamDolls is a steampunk-inspired Metroidvania game with a grimy touch of brutality.

Blast your way to your objective or stick to the shadows and perform violent assassinations on unsuspecting guards as you struggle with the haunting apparitions of a mesmerizing witch trying to reveal the truth about a conspiracy that could shake the very foundation of the world.

Action, exploration, stealth, and blood.

Inspired by games like Castlevania and Hollow Knight. Nourished by the fury of Dead Cells and the gloom of Bloodborne. Lose yourself in a labyrinthine city, full of secrets and madness.

Key Features

  • 2D brutal fast paced Metroidvania in a steampunk universe.
  • Gruesome stealth kills.
  • A vast city to explore.
  • David Hayter (who voiced Solid Snake in Metal Gear Solid) is the voice of The Whisper.
  • Hand-drawn cutscenes for the narrative parts.

Main Character

In SteamDolls, you assume the role of a cunning thief and anarchist known as “The Whisper” (voiced by David Hayter) and make your way through heavily secured environments.

Supporting Cast

You will encounter a flamboyant cast as you traverse the game.

  • A goddess of nature.
  • A rich immortal who wants to die.
  • A female gunslinger with deadly aim.
  • And others? Who’s to say…


From the standard hired henchman who will be easily dispatched to the dangerous and disgusting mutated monster by a bio-mechanical virus, you have all kind of adversaries and deformed bosses in SteamDolls.

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