Metroidvania Game HAAK Headed to Switch, PC, iOS and Android

Metroidvania Game HAAK Headed to Switch, PC, iOS and Android - News

by William D'Angelo , posted on 06 June 2020 / 633 Views

Developer Blingame announced the Metroidvania game, HAAK, is coming to the Nintendo Switch, Windows PC via Steam, iOS, and Android. A release date was not announced.


Here is an overview of the game:

Trudge through the wasteland of the apocalypse and seek the light of hope.

HAAK is a retro, apocalyptic-themed Metroidvania Game with a retro art style.

Fluid movement and unique weapon settings provide the foundation for a fast and pleasant experience.

Key Features:

  • Faster Pace – Unlike previous platform action games, difficult gameplay is not the aim; on the contrary, it is our hope that every player could have the fun of passing through the game. But for the hardcore players, the extra challenges won’t disappoint, and they’ll lead you to more secrets of the story.
  • Electric Hook – Electric Hook, as one of the weapons for Haak, not only as a weapon to attack the enemy in battle, but also could be used as a tool to trigger remote mechanisms for solving puzzles and as a tether to jump over obstacles.
  • ElecSide Quest & Stingers  HAAK sets a plenty of hidden side quests, foreshadowing and stingers. Through continuous exploration in the game, players could get various of information about the background story and characters, and interpret the deeper content through them, so that each game experience is fresh and not repeated.

A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

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