Steam Price $3.99
Release Date 1/13/2014
Developer Messhof
Publisher Messhof
Steam App Id 94400


Nidhogg is the epic award-winning fencing tug-of-war, full of graceful acrobatics and clumsy stabs. IRL yelling and excitement may occur, in this ultimate two-player showdown of fast-paced fencing and melee attacks. Beware, advantages in Nidhogg are often fleeting, as new opponents continually spawn in your way.

Last Updated: 7/11/2024

12 Players In-Game
Player Score
  • Windows
  • Mac
  • Linux
  • Steam Deck (Verified)
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About Nidhogg

Nidhogg is an Indie, Action, and Sports game developed by Messhof. On 1/13/2014, it was released on the Steam Store by Messhof.

It can be played and ran on both Windows and Mac systems. It is verified by Valve as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

According to Steam’s category system, Nidhogg supports the following features:

  • Steam Achievements
  • Family Sharing
  • Full controller support
  • PvP
  • Shared/Split Screen PvP
  • Stats
  • Steam Leaderboards
  • Remote Play Together
  • Steam Trading Cards
  • Single-player
  • Multi-player
  • Shared/Split Screen
  • Online PvP
  • Remote Play on TV

From the Steam community, Nidhogg has been tagged with the following user tags:

  • Swordplay
  • PvP
  • Competitive
  • Fast-Paced
  • Great Soundtrack
  • Multiplayer
  • Platformer
  • Sports
  • Controller
  • Pixel Graphics
  • GameMaker
  • Fighting
  • Party Game
  • Funny
  • Local Multiplayer
  • Indie
  • Local Co-Op
  • Action
  • 2D Fighter
  • 2D

Media & Sceenshots

Watch the featured video for Nidhogg and see the latest screenshots from the Steam Store.

Related Bundles

Nidhogg is included in 2 bundles in the Steam Store. Purchasing through a bundle can give a large discount off the game's base price if you are willing to purchase multiple apps all at once.

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Complete Nidhogg Bundle33$22.92View
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Messhof Bundle44$28.86View

Related Packages

Nidhogg is referenced by 2 packages in the Steam Store. A package (or sub) is simply an item that can be purchased on Steam.

Nidhogg 2-Pack$6.79View

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Soures & References

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Nidhogg data has been sourced from:

  • Valve Corporation. (2024, July 11). Nidhogg on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, July 11). Nidhogg. Steam Community Hub.
  • Metacritic. (2024, July 11). Nidhogg for PC Reviews. Metacritic.
  • Messhof. (2023, July 8). Nidhogg. Nidhogg.


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