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 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
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
8-Bit Powered Up!
Shovel Knight’s beautifully authentic style bridges the gap between
yesterday and today. Design, art, and audio hearken back to the days
The systems of today also give Shovel Knight modern touches: detailed
animation, multilayered parallax backgrounds, and evolved game design.
Balanced gameplay is a warm welcome to newcomers, and an old embrace
Focused on Fun!
Flip enemies! Leap over gaps! Duel with foes! Dig up treasure! Find
Secrets! Upgrade! Shovel Knight is simple to learn and play, but
challenge lies everywhere.
Perfect your platforming skills as you take down each of the knights
of the Order of No Quarter.
Collect Relics and upgrades to enhance your shoveling skills!
Overworld Map allows your quest unfold in a unique order!