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Shovel Knight

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90.40% Overall Rank: n/a
PlayStation Vita Rank: n/a
2016 Games Rank: n/a
2016 PlayStation Vita Rank: n/a
Score based on 5 reviews


Shovel Knight is a sweeping classic action adventure game with awesome gameplay, memorable characters, and an 8-bit retro aesthetic. It's a hot mashup of new and old! You play as the eponymous Shovel Knight, a small knight with a huge quest. Shovel Knight has come to this land with two goals: to defeat the evil Enchantress and quest for his lost beloved. He wields a Shovel Blade: a multipurpose weapon whose techniques have now been lost to the ages. Always honest and helpful, Shovel Knight is a shining example of the code of Shovelry: Slash Mercilessly and Dig Tirelessly! But, between Shovel Knight and his beloved stands a cadre of villainous knights. These terrible foes, known as The Order of No Quarter, have been dispatched to prevent Shovel Knight from reaching the Enchantress, and will pursue their mission at any cost. If you love games with perfect platforming, beautiful art, infectious music, crazy bosses, humor and levity, and real heart... Shovel Knight is for you!
Release Date: April 21, 2015

Latest Reviews

Gaming Age 05/13/15 Review A+
TheVitaLounge 05/13/15 Review 4.4 out of 5
Digitally Downloaded 05/11/15 Review 4.5 out of 5
HonestGamers 04/25/15 Review 8 out of 10
The Koalition 04/24/15 Review 94 out of 100