Hob contains content that is unrated and may not be appropriate for all ages.


Hob is a vibrant, suspenseful action-adventure game set on a stunning and brutal world in disarray. As players delve into the mysteries around them, they discover a planet in peril. Can it be mended, or will the world fall further into chaos?



Presented without text or dialogue, Hob’s story is revealed as you explore the planet and interact with the strange lifeforms that inhabit it.


Solve puzzles and repair the planet. The landscape will change before your eyes, opening new areas to uncover and explore.


Use your mechanical glove-arm abilities for traversal as well as combat.


Explore ruins, befriend sprites, and battle the rogue creatures that threaten their extinction.

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Hob Ratings & Reviews

  • 65%
    Critics Recommend
  • 76
    Top Critic Average
  • Strong
    OpenCritic Rating
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PC Gamer
by Andy Kelly
77 / 100
A gorgeous world eager to be explored with satisfying puzzles and fun, if occasionally clumsy, action.
by Christian Donlan
Intricate and ingenious, Hob is a true spiritual successor to A Link to the Past.
Game Informer
by Brian Shea
8 / 10
Hob delivers meaningful, wondrous exploration in an alluring and enigmatic world, but the combat and technical issues hold it back
Reviews provided by OpenCritic

Hob System Requirements


OSWindows 7 SP1 / 8.1 / 10
Processori3 Sandy Bridge Dual Core or Equivalent
Memory 4 GB
Graphics2GB of VRAM; NVIDIA GeForce GTX 500 Series / AMD Radeon HD 7000 Series
DirectX VersionVersion 11
Storage5 GB
OtherController recommended
Languages Supported
  • Chinese - Simplified, Chinese - Traditional, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Portuguese - Brazil, Russian, Spanish - Spain, Swedish, Turkish
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