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Warrior fighting for glory in the Colosseum of Fools. Aggressively charges down foes.

Large, bulky, and fighting for its life. Don't underestimate this fighter! It can slither around quickly despite its bulk. It also has a surprisingly beautiful face beneath its mask.

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Heavy Fools are enemies in Hollow Knight. They are bulky warriors who fight for their lives in the Colosseum of Fools.[1]

Behaviour and Tactics

Heavy Fools have a few attacks, the majority of which are similar to those of a Heavy Sentry.

  • Forward Slash: They unleash a powerful swing in an arc in front of them.
  • Charge: They charge at the Knight with their nail held in front of them.
  • Leap: When the Knight attempts to jump over them, they react by hopping in the air, dealing contact damage. As they land on the ground, they perform a Forward Slash attack.

It is recommended to burst them down quickly, as they are among the most dangerous Fools with their wide variety of attacks available.

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  • I am the strongest!
  • Fear me, warrior!
  • I'll crush it into the dirt!
  • You cannot harm me!

Location

Heavy Fools are only found in the Colosseum of Fools, in the last two trials.

Gallery

References

  1. Heavy Fool Hunter's Journal entry: "Warrior fighting for glory in the Colosseum of Fools. Aggressively charges down foes. Large, bulky, and fighting for its life."
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