Heart Machine Awards Tabletop Gaming-License

by Andreas Walters on June 06, 2019
Edit: With impacts from COVID-19, release has been postponed.

Tabletop role-playing game planned to Kickstart mid-2019, and release in 2020.

Woodland Hills, CA  – June, 6th 2019 – Metal Weave Games and Heart Machine have reached a multi-year licensing agreement to bring forth the beloved Hyper Light Drifter game to tabletop groups around the world.  

"Metal Weave Games has demonstrated skill and passion for building evocative tabletop experiences. We are excited to see what they can bring to the world of Hyper Light Drifter,” said Alx Preston, Founder of Heart Machine.

The agreement calls for Metal Weave Games to produce and support tabletop games, drawing from the extended Hyper Light Drifter universe. Creating realms and stories outside of the events of the game.

“This is only the beginning of our big plans in tabletop for this captivating game,” says Andreas Walters, Creative Director of Metal Weave Games. “Hyper Light Drifter is such a rich and wonderful universe, and we expect to produce an equally evocative line of tabletop products that will last for years to come.”

The full range of tabletop games is slated to hit Kickstarter in August 2019 with a worldwide release planned for mid 2020.


Heart Machine LLC is a gaming studio, founded by Alx Preston in 2013 to create and fulfill its first project, Hyper Light Drifter. Kickstarted with overwhelming success, the game has won numerous awards, distributed worldwide, and is supported and played across a variety of platforms including PC, the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. 

To learn more visit: heartmachine.com


Metal Weave Games Inc. is an award-winning tabletop games publisher known for it’s its unique line of inspirational and evocative tabletop products, breaking away from the traditional mold. With known products such as the beloved Baby Bestiary, Embers of the Forgotten Kingdom, and Atlas Animalia, their approach has been making waves in the tabletop industry.

Visit metalweavegames.com for more information.


Metal Weave Games Inc.

Andreas Walters


Heart Machine LLC

Alx Preston