The physical copy 8-bit, 2D side scrolling game Shovel Knight is coming this October 13 in North America and October 16 in Europe. The game will be available for PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo 3DS and PC (Europe only) for $19.99.
The physical disc version includes a cover art and full game manual, just like your regular game disc, and the game itself includes main campaign of Shovel Knight, Shovel Knight’s first content update – Plague of Shadows and a full-featured challenge mode with more than 50 levels to explore. It also includes FREE future campaign updates like Specter Knight’s Campaign, King Knight’s Campaign, Battle mode that enables up to 4 players to fight each other, and Body Swap mode.
Shovel Knight was first digitally released in June 2014 for PC, Nintendo Wii U and Nintendo 3DS and was eventually ported for PS4, PS3 and PS Vita last April 21, 2015 and for Xbox One in April 29, 2015. Developed by Yacht Club Games, the games sold over 700,000 digital copies since its release date and garnered over 100 awards.