Hiveswap: Act 1

Developer Release Year Platforms
Mac, PC, Linux

The episodic adventure based on the popular Homestuck web comic is a story about a girl named Joey Claire. When Joey discovers a mysterious teleportation machine in her attic, she’s mistakenly sucked through a portal to Alternia, an alien world populated by teenage trolls. Join Joey on a wild adventure with her new troll friends as she looks for a way home and ends up saving the world in the process.


Hiveswap: Act 1 review


Though not everything’s the bee’s knees, the Homestuck web comic adaptation gets off to a promising, gorgeous episodic debut.

PC Mac Linux

14 Sep
Steam, Humble abuzz with Hiveswap debut

Episodic adventure based on Homestuck webcomic begins today on Windows and Mac.

29 Aug
Hiveswap activity increases with trailer, release date next month

Episodic adventure based on Homestuck web comic to debut on PC September 14th.

14 Apr
New trailer breaks free for Hiveswap: Act 1

Episodic Homestuck adventure debut pushed back, but release date drawing closer.

17 Dec
Hiveswap buzzing around Steam Greenlight

Episodic adventure based on Homestuck web cartoon aiming to debut next month.

23 Oct
New trailer emerges from Hiveswap

Episodic series based on Homestuck web cartoon to launch in January 2017.

18 Feb
First details pried loose for four-part Homestuck adventure

Debut episode, Hiveswap, to be released this spring on PC, Mac, and Linux.


Hiveswap: Act 1 intro cutscene

PC Mac Linux
Sep 14, 2017

Hiveswap: Act 1 launch trailer

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Aug 29, 2017

Hiveswap: Act 1 trailer #2

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Apr 14, 2017

Game Information
Platform Mac, PC, Linux
Perspective Third-Person
Control Point-and-click
Gameplay Quest
Genre Comedy, Science Fiction
Theme Licensed properties
Graphic Style Stylized art
Presentation 2D or 2.5D
Action (Compulsory) -
Red Flags -
Media Internet download

Product Details
Version Info

Originally announced under the web comic name Homestuck.

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Digital September 14 2017 What Pumpkin Studios

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Hiveswap: Act 1

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