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Don’t Starve: Hamlet release date announced

dont starve hamlet release date

Don’t Starve: Hamlet, the next expansion, for Klei Entertainment’s incredibly popular indie survival game has gotten a shiny new E3 2018 trailer. More importantly, it now has a release date.

So, what is the Don’t Starve: Hamlet release date? December 2018 is when you’ll be able to explore the content. Pricing details are still nowhere to be seen. If you’re unfamiliar with the next Don’t Starve expansion then here’s a basic outline. Hamlet adds a new town area to explore, a lost settlement of aristocratic Pigmen nestled within a foreboding tropical jungle.

Want to keep up to day on all the news, reveals, and conferences? Here is our comprehensive guide to E3 2018.

Another key aspect of Don’t Starve: Hamlet is that it will feature dungeons. You can get a rough idea of how these new areas will work in the trailer, but suffice it to say you’ll be fumbling through the dark and avoiding spike traps. You know? A little bit like Indiana Jones but with a nervous man called Wilson who dies with extraordinary ease.

Here’s the Don’t Starve: Hamlet E3 2018 trailer:

The trailer gives us a really good look at the lost town that Hamlet will be set in. We also see dungeons, shops, some of the new biomes, and plenty of aristocratic pigs.