From the makers of Shovel Knight we’re getting a prequel coming to the Nintendo Switch and honestly I couldn’t be happier. Shovel Knight was a surprise hit on PC, Wii U, Xbox One, and PS4 which from reminiscent of classic platformers like Mega Man and Ghouls and Goblins, and now we’re getting a prequel. Here is the official press release and trailer below.
Slash through the prequel to Shovel Knight and recruit a cadre of villains as Specter Knight, the shadowy scythe-spinner. Featuring a brand new playable character, all new weapons and armors, all new levels, all new music, new bosses, and a brand new story to adventure through!