Is Hollow Knight playable on any cloud gaming services?

hollow knight on Cloud Gaming

Yes, Hollow Knight is playable on Cloud Gaming. You can currently play it on 6 different cloud gaming services: GeForce Now, Boosteroid, Shadow, airgpu, Xbox Cloud Gaming and Playstation Cloud.

Hollow Knight is available on:

BoosteroidAvailableGame available
GeForce NowAvailableGame available
airgpuAvailableGame available
Xbox CloudAvailableGame available
Playstation NowAvailableGame available

Hollow Knight is not available on:

HighscoreComing soonComing Soon
Amazon Luna Unavailable Unavailable
Blacknut Unavailable Unavailable

Rating:

10 / 10

(297160 ratings on Steam)

Description: Forge your own path in Hollow Knight! An epic action adventure through a vast ruined kingdom of insects and heroes. Explore twisting caverns, battle tainted creatures and befriend bizarre bugs, all in a classic, hand-drawn 2D style.

Publisher: Team Cherry

Developer: Team Cherry

Release Date: 24.02.2017

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Frequently Asked Questions

For an overview of devices that support playing Hollow Knight via cloud gaming, see the table below. It provides details about each device and the cloud gaming services they work with.

DeviceAvailableOn Services
BrowserYesXbox Game Pass Ultimate, airgpu, Shadow PC, GeForce Now, Boosteroid
DesktopYesPlayStation Plus Premium, Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, airgpu, Shadow PC, GeForce Now, Boosteroid
TabletYesXbox Game Pass Ultimate, airgpu, Shadow PC, GeForce Now, Boosteroid
PhoneYesXbox Game Pass Ultimate, airgpu, Shadow PC, GeForce Now, Boosteroid
TVYesXbox Game Pass Ultimate, airgpu, Shadow PC, GeForce Now, Boosteroid
ConsoleYesPlayStation Plus Premium, Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, airgpu, Shadow PC, GeForce Now, Boosteroid
Available devices for playing Hollow Knight on cloud gaming

For an optimal cloud gaming experience, the requirements aren’t typically determined by the individual games like Hollow Knight but rather the cloud gaming service and desired streaming quality.

Here’s a general breakdown:

  • Basic Gameplay: A minimum internet speed of 5 to 15 Mbps is usually required.
  • 4K Cloud Gaming: For the best 4K streaming experience, a bandwidth of at least 40 Mbps is recommended.

For an in-depth look at various providers and their requirements, check the “Info” link in our availability boxes above. For broader insights and tips on optimization, explore our guide on cloud gaming internet speed requirements.

No, Hollow Knight is not offered for free on any cloud gaming service at this time.

To explore ways to play games for free on cloud platforms, do visit our free cloud gaming guide. And don’t forget to browse our free cloud games list for other free titles.

Yes, you can play Hollow Knight with a controller on cloud gaming.

The following cloud gaming services support this feature:

  • Boosteroid
  • GeForce Now
  • Shadow PC
  • airgpu
  • Xbox Cloud Gaming
  • PlayStation Cloud Gaming

No, at the moment you can’t play Hollow Knight multiplayer on cloud gaming. Should this change, we’ll keep you informed here.

Yes, Hollow Knight is currently available on Boosteroid.

Yes, Hollow Knight is currently available on GeForce Now.

Yes, Hollow Knight is currently available on Shadow.

Yes, Hollow Knight is currently available on airgpu.

No, Hollow Knight is not currently available on Amazon Luna.

No, Hollow Knight is not currently available on Blacknut.

Yes, Hollow Knight is currently available on Xbox Cloud.

Yes, Hollow Knight is currently available on Playstation Now.