100% Legacy Route

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Hollow Knight 100% Glitched Route
Run on patch 1.1.1.4

-Drop in
-Map Geo per normal (+30)
-Fury
-Equip Fury at Dirtmouth
-Crossroads Map (-30)
-Kill FK (+200)
-Storage VS via interaction storage on shaman. Move right while in the dark.
-Soul Catcher (+50 geo from baldur)
-Overcharm Soul Catcher and Fury (or equip only soul catcher for a safer route)
-Greenpath (+64 by flower)
-Hornet/Dash
-S+Q to mound
-Head Right, Unlock Crossroads Stag
-Gruz Mum [400]
-Free Sly
-Buy Shaman Stone (-220)
-Dream Nail
-RG Stag to Crossroads Stag
-Sit at leg eater's bench (Equip only shaman stone)
-Shroomal Ogre's Notch
-Elder Hu
-Grub on bouncies
-Claw
-Mantis Lords
-Lords' reward room (geo, seal, MoP)
-Dashmaster
-Free Bretta
-Fungal Core Mask Shard -> S+Q to LEG EATER
-Buy Fragile Heart
-Unovercharm glitch Dashmaster and Shaman stone (have to leave room and head up to collect soul. Fall in acid to be hazard respawned next to leg eater transition)
[optimal strat here would be overcharming these two, but Soul Sanctum overcharmed is risky]
-City Gate
-Sell Hallownest Seal from Mantis Lords to Lemm
-Televator, then elevator clip to get past doors
-Soul Sanctum
-Shade Soul via elevator clip
-Spell twister (+200)
-Soul Master
-Soul Tyrant
-Chest after Tyrant, Grub, corny bench in CoT,
-Float up to simple key in City Storerooms, vessel frag above elevator
-grub behind wall above crossroads stag
-grub behind husk sentry, enter CP w/ dive
-grub in spike gauntlet
-float to deep focus,
-Sly's Key, CG1 (can take this bench as a safety strat)
-CG2
-Grub in Crystal Heart room
-Crystal Heart
-Crusher room grub
-Head down to dark room (grub on the way)
-Crystal mound and grub
-Xero
-Buy out Salubra's charms and 2 notches, then S+Q to Corny Bench (or head back to elevator if CG1 bench was taken)
-Arena below bench, grub while heading down elevator
-Open Sewers
-Bench, then up and left to grub, then Mask, S+Q
-Flukenest
-Overcharm fluke/DM/Shaman (or unovercharm glitch these using the downward transition towards flukemarm below the bench)
-Dung Defender
-Dupe Dung's King's Idol 16x
-Sell all relics to Lemm
-Isma's tear and grub in grove
-Broken Vessel bench (unovercharm here if not already done in waterways) - Fluke/DM/Shaman
-P Float to Grub, then OOB to BV from bottom
-Lost Kin,
-Wings then S+Q to bench
-Hidden Stag to RG, Dream Gate
-Stag to Dirtmouth
-Set Gate in Dirtmouth
-Compass and Bretta's mask shard
-Rocket jump to Peaks shortcut and get grub, DG out
-Buy out Sly (except elegant key, egg, and other useless things. Be sure to buy lantern)
-Float up to Cliffs
-Cyclone Slash
-Gorb (set gate after fight)
-Vessel Frag (gate out)
-Set gate before Joni's, get Joni's, gate out
-Grub above 2 elder baldurs, then Baldur Shell
-Grub by moss knight, (set gate by hornet transition)
-Shape of Unn (gate out)
-Set gate right of Great Slash, get Great Slash, gate out
-Set gate below going up to thorns, get thorns, gate out
-Set gate above bench above No Eyes, Grub to the right
-Room dupe Corny's room, get duped grub, gate out
-Set gate left of transition towards No Eyes
-No Eyes/mask, gate out
-Grub/frag in long acid room with shelled walkers, gate out
-Wraiths, S+Q to BV bench
-Overcharm Fragile Heart/Lifeblood Heart/Joni's Blessing
-OOB in abyss, set dream gate OOB on top of room
-Shriek, lifeblood core, shade cloak, gate out
-Rocket jump up to Void Heart transition
-Void heart, gate out
-Hidden Stag to Crossroads
-Unovercharm glitch at crossroads bench (dashmaster/shaman/dream wielder/flukenest)
-Go up then left
-Grub to the right of large platform room, mawlek/mask,
-Set gate in Corny's room
-Grub on bottom left of crossroads, gate out
-Mask under spring past all the goams
-Buy out Leg eater
-Swim left, collect essence while traveling up the room
-Grub left of archives, set gate after falling down,
-Uumuu, Monomon (use cyclone slash on dreamers)
-Gate out
-Queen's stag mask,
-Grub above Spore shroom, Spore Shroom
-Set gate above deepnest drop, drop into deepnest
-Mimic Grub, gate out to main, drop to hotspring
-Sit at spring's Bench, head right.
-sharp shadow, S+Q to bench
-Grub on the way to Nosk, Nosk
-Set gate next to pale ore, dupe until at 6 ore
-S+Q back to spring bench
-Float up to grub above spikes through shortcut
-Set gate before heading up to Galien
-Galien
-Tram Pass, gate out
-Set gate in large deepnest room w/ grub, then head left
-Herrah, then grub on the way out
-Gate out after leaving
-Use shortcut under devout to get grub
-come up to QG from deepnest (can sit at safety bench on left)
-Put gate down below arena room's transition
-Love key, gate out
-Arena, Grub above arena
-Set gate next to flower quest finish transition
-Grub overlooking white lady
-Marmu
-Open stag door, then sit on bench
-Traitor Lord, S+Q to bench after fight
-Stag to Resting Grounds, Dive into grave
-Grub, then Eater
-Get flower
-Gate storage to RG, place flower, S+Q
-Turn in mourner quest, gate out
-QG Stag to Hidden Stag, get fountain vessel frag
-Climb to Tram, sit on tram bench, interact storage to send tram right while leaving tram
-Get grub in Cloth's room, S+Q to tram that has been sent on.
-Climb up, Grub in waterways connection,
-Set gate above Hive grub
-Hive grub, then Super Slide OOB out top of grub room to get to main hive
-Grub top right, then Mask shard with large bee
-Hiveblood, gate out
-Go right, put down DG below Transition up to Markoth
-Dash slash, grub, Quickslash, gate out
-Markoth
-Set gate before room duping
-Dupe KE grub, gate out
-Hornet 2, King's Brand, gate out
-Go left and up and open Collector's Door and shortcut
-Grub right of King Stag,
-DG top of King's Stag, then up to vessel frag (dupe frag after arena is done)
-DG out (or sit at King's stag and S+Q to there after vessel frag)
-left to COT grub, fluke the guard
-Rocket Jump up to Gorgeous Husk, fluke glitch her for max geo (splash of dive only, 4 nail hits, 2 flukes for 6700 geo)
-Set gate on left side of large room
-All the way left to Nailsmith, get nail4, gate out
-Elevator clip, sit at bench on left in Spire
-Dupe WKs grub, S+Q to bench
-WKs, Lurien, gate out
-White Defender, gate out
-Go right, put down gate in King's Stag
-Collector, save grubs
-Climb to Colo
-Do all trials
-Gate out to King's Stag.
-Stag to Crossroads, sit at bench
-Glowing Womb
-Failed Champion
-S+Q to stag, then stag to Resting Grounds
-Turn in 2400 (use the dream tree here to collect the last essence needed to finish 2400)
-Stag to Dirtmouth.
-Get Nailmaster's Glory
-Turn in all grubs
-Final boss.

GRUBS TO DUPE
-Greenpath by Corny
-COT by WKs
-KE above Markoth

GRUBS TO IGNORE
-Top right of traitor lord
-Crystal Peak top grub
-Grub above Gruz Mother (spike pogo one)