Dig is a fascinating evolution of an indie favorite

Shovel Knight: DigImage: Yacht Club Games Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Playing This Weekend? When Shovel … Read more

Exclusive: When Is ‘Shovel Knight Dig’ Set? Here’s The Official Shovel Knight Timeline

Image: Yacht Club Games / Nintendo Life Since the initial launch of Shovel Knight back in 2014, Yacht Club Games’ 2D adventure title has since blossomed into a bonafide franchise thanks to the inclusion of spin-off titles Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon and Shovel Knight Dig. The latter is the latest release from the franchise and … Read more

Yacht Club’s New Game Engine Is Powering An Unannounced 3D Project

Image: Nintendo We’ve heard before about the Shovel Knight developer Yacht Club Games working on a “new 3D project” and now it seems to have come up again during an interview Ars Technica. Yacht Club’s game designer Alec Faulkner has revealed how the Mina the Hollower engine is also powering a new “unannounced 3D game”: … Read more

Video: Shovel Knight Dig Switch Gameplay Footage, Direct From PAX West 2022

Image: Yacht Club Games Earlier this week, Shovel Knight confirmed he would be returning later this month on 23rd September in an all-new vertical adventure, co-developed by Yacht Club Games and Nitrome (Bomb Chicken). If the new release date trailer for Shovel Knight Dig wasn’t already enough, we’ve now got some Nintendo Life footage (8 … Read more

Shovel Knight Dig Launches On Switch In September

Subscribe to Nintendo Life on YouTube It’s been a while since we heard from Shovel Knight, with 2021’s Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon being the last game to carry the name of the hardest-working character in indie gaming. However, Yacht Club Games has announced his return to the realm of platformers with a release date for … Read more

Shovel Knight Nendoroid Looks Better Than We Could Have Hoped For

Image: Yacht Club Games The Shovel Knight Nendoroid (No. 1929), originally revealed in a prototype form, is now available for pre-order via Play-Asia, and it looks absolutely stunning. Coming in at 10cm in height, the Nendoroid comes with additional parts including his “iconic shovel, a powerful attack effect for combat scenes, and a treasure chest … Read more