Hob is an exploration focused adventure that will have you solve a variety of puzzles, as well as beat down a whole bunch of monsters, all in an effort to keep moving ever-forward through its constantly changing world. The last part of that sentence is more than simple fluff, however, as the main mechanic in Hob revolves around manipulating the world itself in order to solve puzzles, unveil secrets, and open previously unseen pathways.
While the most recent video won't show you much in terms of puzzle-solving, it does a rather good job of showcasing the sort of environments you'll get to roam through in Hob. So if you're interested in seeing what this action-adventure has to offer, here's the video:
On the other hand, if you've got around 25 minutes to spare and you're interested in a more gameplay orientated video, you can find a developer guided preview by heading over here. While it is a bit slow given that the developers need to explain everything as they move through the world, it should still give you a good idea of what sort of level design you can expect from Hob.
If you prefer the written word, however, you can find out more about Hob on either the official website or Steam. As for the release date, I'm afraid the only concrete information we have right now is that its "coming soon". And finally, here's a couple of the more interesting images to send you off: