Dirtcarver is an enemy in Hollow Knight. The enemies are creatures that have succumbed into The Infection and has turned them into hostile beings who are determined to kill anyone who crosses their path. Acquiring the Hunter's Journal allows The Knight to acquire additional notes on an encountered and defeated enemy such as bits and pieces of lore, information on how to deal with the enemy, and information on The Hunter.
Swarming predator of the Deepnest. Burrows through the ground and bursts out to surprise prey.
Springy and vicious, these hunters will try to overwhelm you with numbers in the dark, tight, twisting caverns they carve through the ground. Always be on your guard!
Dirtcarver Notes & Tips
- Spawned by a Carver Hatcher.
- Dirtcavers are creatures that burrow into the ground and emerges from it to attack The Knight. They can also burrow back into the ground and chase The Knight by climbing walls and jumping down ledges. In line with this, they crawl in and out of the same location where more can crawl out of the same hole.