Shovel Knight Fans Rejoice!

Posted on June 30, 2015 by
Shovel Knight Fans Rejoice!

Can you believe that it's been a whole year since Shovel Knight dug into the hearts of people everywhere? With more than 700,000 copies sold and over 100 awards, including many Game of the Year accolades, Shovel Knight's phenomenal success is something that Yacht Club Games could have only dreamed of. But lucky for us, they want to take that dream into the real world.

That's right! They've heard your demands and now this previously digital-only game will be coming to retail! The physical version of Shovel Knight will contain the original campaign, the upcoming Plague of Shadows expansion, and a Challenge mode with over 50 challenge levels to explore. But that's not all. Just like the digital version, every boxed version will include future content updates such as:

-Specter Knight's Campaign
-King Knight's Campaign
-Battle Mode
-Body Swap Mode

And to top it off, every boxed copy of Shovel Knight will also include a lavish instruction manual!

The retail version of the game will be available on Nintendo 3DS, Wii U, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC (Europe only). The release date is October 13, 2015 for North America and October 16, 2015 for Europe. But don't wait and risk missing out on this awesome game, pre-order Shovel Knight now at your favorite retailer!