Hollow Knight Achievement List Revealed

By Rich Stone, 3 months ago
We have just picked up the achievement list for Hollow Knight, which is developed by Team Cherry and published by Skybound Games.

The game is published as part of the ID@Xbox program.

You can find guides to unlocking these achievements as soon as we have them on the Hollow Knight Achievements page.
Hollow Knight


There are 63 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 24 of which are secret (to reveal the details of the secret achievements, please use this link):

Name Description Gamerscore
Charmed Acquire your first Charm 5
Enchanted Acquire half of Hallownest's Charms 10
Blessed Acquire all Charms and receive Salubra's blessing 15
Protected Acquire 4 Mask Shards 5
Masked Acquire all Mask Shards 15
Soulful Acquire 3 Vessel Fragments 5
Worldsoul Acquire all Vessel Fragments 15
Falsehood Defeat the False Knight 5
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 10
Test of Resolve Defeat Hornet in Greenpath 5
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 10
Illumination Defeat the Soul Master 5
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 10
Release Defeat the Broken Vessel 5
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 10
Honour Defeat the Dung Defender 5
Respect Defeat the Mantis Lords 10
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 10
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 10
Attunement Collect 600 Essence 5
Awakening Collect 1800 Essence and awaken the Dream Nail 10
Ascension Collect 2400 Essence and hear the Seer's final words 15
Grubfriend Rescue half of the imprisoned grubs 5
Metamorphosis Rescue all of the imprisoned grubs 15
Neglect Leave Zote to die 5
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 10
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 10
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 10
Solace Bring peace to the Grey Mourner 5
Execution Defeat the Traitor Lord 5
Connection Open half of Hallownest's Stag Stations 5
Hope Open all of Hallownest's Stag Stations and discover the Stag Nest 15
Teacher Destroy Monomon the Teacher 5
Watcher Destroy Lurien the Watcher 5
Beast Destroy Herrah the Beast 5
Cartographer Acquire a map of each area 15
Warrior Complete the Trial of the Warrior 5
Conqueror Complete the Trial of the Conqueror 15
Fool Complete the Trial of the Fool 20
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 30
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 30
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 50
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 20
Speedrun 1 Complete the game in under 10 hours 20
Speedrun 2 Complete the game in under 5 hours 50
Completion Achieve 100% game completion and finish the game 50
Speed Completion Achieve 100% game completion and finish the game in under 20 hours 50
Steel Soul Finish the game in Steel Soul mode 50
Steel Heart Achieve 100% game completion and finish the game in Steel Soul mode 50
Keen Hunter Record all of Hallownest's creatures in the Hunter's Journal 10
True Hunter Receive the Hunter's Mark 15
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 15
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 10
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 10
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 10
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 10
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 10
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 10
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 10
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 10
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 10
Secret Achievement Continue playing to unlock this achievement. 50
Pure Completion Achieve 112% game completion and finish the game 70


Check out our Best Xbox Metroidvania Games Available in 2018 article for a compilation of other great games in this genre.
Rich Stone
Written by Rich Stone
Creator of TrueAchievements, TrueTrophies and TrueSteamAchievements. Writes site news and still finds time for the odd game here and there. Loves Racing games and Shooters, yet to be convinced that any RPG is worth the time investment!