Posted August 28, 2015 by Zain Moosa in News

Shovel Knight gets an amiibo

Shovel Knight Feature

Yacht Club Games the developer of Shovel Knight is teaming up with Nintendo to bring fans, of the kickstarted game, an amiibo.

The amiibo will unlock a co-op mode on the WiiU version, and additional abilities, customization options and challenges for both the 3DS and WiiU version.

Shovel Knight’s a 2D action platforming game which was released in June 2014 and since has been ported to all gaming platforms. You play as a knight who’s primary weapon is, well of course, a shovel. Battling through the land and defeating various other knights from “The order of No Quarter” to save your beloved – Shield Knight.

Shovel Knight Amiibo 1


Check out the reveal trailer below for the Shovel Knight amiibo.

The game has receive numerous praise and awards since release and with the amiibo on its way you can expect more popularity for this title. Be sure to check out our review if it sounds like something that might interest you.

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Zain Moosa

Pro Video Gaming Rookie. Lover of Anime & Pizza-enough said!!