LOS ANGELES, NOVEMBER 26, 2019 – Shovel Knight: King of Cards and Shovel Knight Showdown, from renowned studio Yacht Club Games, will both be releasing on December 10th 2019 on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, & PC each for $9.99 USD. The brand new campaign and the platform fighter will be made available for free to all Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove owners*.
With Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove now complete, it is also getting a physical release on Nintendo Switch & Xbox One on December 10th as well. The PlayStation 4 version will follow suit in early 2020. You can pre-order it today at GameStop, Amazon or Best Buy.
Additionally, Yacht Club is releasing new amiibos the same date including the Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove amiibo 3-Pack that includes Plague Knight, Specter Knight and King Knight as well as a new Shovel Knight Gold Edition amiibo.
Shovel Knight: King of Cards is the final campaign in the Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove saga, and it’s bigger and grander than ever! Step into the regal shoes of King Knight, the Gilded Goon himself, as you shoulder bash and spin jump through all those who would oppose your reign! Travel through 4 new worlds and more than 30 all new courses, all on a journey to best the “Three Kings” who lord over the land. Discover what it takes to become a true monarch, meet a friend or two, and amass a King’s ransom in items and loot! Plus, try your hand at Joustus, King of Cards’ very own collectible card game, with over 120 unique cards! Refined platforming, exquisite visuals, story with heart, action-packed courses, glorious new bosses and more await in Shovel Knight: King of Cards!
Shovel Knight Showdown is the ultimate platform fighting experience, where you can duel with up to 4 players and scramble after gems as your favorite heroic or villainous knight from the Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove saga. Gather your pals for endless multiplayer clashes, or choose from more than 16 playable characters in Story Mode, each with their own unique story to tell. Master every move, explore a vast array of items and locales, and discover new revelations in Shovel Knight Showdown!
* The full list of platforms is as follows: Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Xbox One, PC, Mac, Linux and Amazon FireTV. Shovel Knight Showdown will not be available on 3DS and PlayStation Vita.
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Store links for the complete edition Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove
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About Yacht Club Games
Yacht Club Games is an independent game developer from Los Angeles, CA started in 2013. The studio’s serious and solemn goal is to make really awesome original games that fuse modern and retro sensibilities, and they began that mission with the release of Shovel Knight: Shovel of Hope in 2014! Since then, Yacht Club Games has released two standalone titles (Plague of Shadows and Specter of Torment), and will round out the award-winning Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove saga with King of Cards and Shovel Knight Showdown. To date, the games in the Shovel Knight saga have sold over 2.5 million copies. Looking ahead, Yacht Club Games will also be publishing two titles, the Ninja Action game Cyber Shadow and the spin-off Shovel Knight Dig.