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Metascore
88

Generally favorable reviews - based on 15 Critics

User Score
9.0

Universal acclaim- based on 100 Ratings

Summary: Shovel Knight is a sweeping classic action adventure game with memorable characters and an 8-bit retro aesthetic created by Yacht Club Games. You play as the eponymous Shovel Knight, a small knight with a huge quest. Shovel Knight has come to this valley with two goals: to defeat the evil Enchantress and save his lost beloved. He wields a ShovelBlade; 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. However, 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 at any cost.
Rating: E
Official Site: http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/yachtclubgames/shovel-knight?ref=live
Developer: Yacht Club Games
Genre(s): 2D
Cast Credit
Manami Matsumae Composer
Jake Kaufman Music
Jake Kaufman Music
Sean Velasco Designer
Sean Velasco Director
Ian Flood Programmer
Nick Wozniak Artist
David D'angelo Programmer
Eric Pellon Artist
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