FAQ: Hyper Light Drifter
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What platforms will this be on?

Currently Hyper Light Drifter is planned for Windows, Linux and Mac OSX - on Steam or DRM-free. PS4, Xbox one, and Vita are a-go! Wii U is currently in limbo.

Will this have native controller support on PC?

Yes indeed! The game is designed with a controller in mind, though is playable without. Last updated: Mon, Sep 16 2013 12:16 pm EDT

How will picking a version work?

I'll send a survey out after the Kickstarter and you can tell us exactly what platform(s) you want keys for, depending on your tier. Last updated: Mon, Sep 16 2013 12:16 pm EDT

Will the levels be linear, hub based, open for exploration?

The world is designed to be open for exploration with entry into enclosed Temples and Dungeons. There will be a central hub to return to. Last updated: Mon, Sep 16 2013 9:29 pm EDT

Will the game be coming to EU PSN? Will it be translated in other languages (French)?

Working towards an EU release, though it may be later down the line. It would have translations. Last updated: Wed, Sep 18 2013 5:35 pm EDT

Is an iOS/Android port possible?

Possible but this would be another down the line item to approach as touch is fairly different then the controller-centric play. Last updated: Wed, Sep 18 2013 5:35 pm EDT

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