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Learned bug that adapted the teachings of the Soul Sanctum into a deadly fighting art. Attacks with bursts of electricity.

Supposedly lives on a diet of lumaflies and spends its entire life fighting in the arena or meditating in seclusion. An odd foe.

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Volt Twisters are enemies in Hollow Knight. They were scholars of Soul Sanctum who attack using bursts of electricity.[1] They spend their entire lives fighting in the Colosseum of Fools or meditating alone.[1]

Behaviour and Tactics

Volt Twisters teleport around the area, attempting to avoid the Knight. They have only one attack, which consists of them charging up and releasing a series of 8 electric bursts of lightning that spawn at the Knight's location, very similar to one of Uumuu's attacks.

A Volt Twister is most vulnerable during its attack since it remains completely stationary while casting and for a short time afterwards. It is recommended to either attack it with ranged abilities or to charge-up a Nail Art, let it its attack end, and then move in close for the attack.

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  • ...I feel them within me...
  • ...Power...Light...Rage...
  • ...Mind swells...Mind aches...

Location

This enemy is only found in the Colosseum of Fools, in the last trial.

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Volt Twister Hunter's Journal entry: "Learned bug that adapted the teachings of the Soul Sanctum into a deadly fighting art. Attacks with bursts of electricity. [...] spends its entire life fighting in the arena or meditating in seclusion."
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