[embedded content] Yacht Club Games has announced that Shovel Knight: Specter of Torment is releasing on April 25 in North America for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation Vita. The European release is “April TBD.” If you already own Shovel Knight or Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove, Specter of Torment will be available as a free download. If you don’t own Shovel Knight, PS4 owners will be able to buy Specter of Torment as a standalone game for $9.99 USD. Here’s what to expect from Specter of Torment: Shovel Knight: Specter of Torment is the action-packed prequel to Shovel Knight! With his scythe and preternatural agility at the ready, he can glide across the ground, clamber up walls, and command an arsenal of curious weapons. If he carries out his duties to the Enchantress, Specter Knight may have a chance at regaining his lost humanity and breaking his chains of servitude. But what cruel tricks might the Enchantress have up her sleeve? Climb walls, leap over gaps, and dispatch enemies with the Dash Slash. Specter Knight’s playstyle brings motion and action to the forefront! Collect and upgrade Curios to unleash all new special attacks. Test your scythe skills with Feats and Challenge Stages featuring Boss rematches, platforming challenges, and more! Yacht READ…
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The latest Nintendo Switch eShop chart is in and the top dog is Sumo Digital’s puzzle platforming game Snake Pass. …Read More The post Snake Pass Grabs Number One Spot in New Switch eShop Charts by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.
With the first of this week’s eShop updates out, Nintendo has made a minor, but very helpful change to the Nintendo Swtich’s eShop in the form of a “Best Sellers” section (or Charts in some regions).The Best Sellers section lets you see the best selling eShop titles of the past two weeks, complete with prices in clear display. The list includes a selection of 15 titles. At the time of publishing, the first three games on the US eShop’s Best Sellers section are as follows:Snipperclips – $19.99Snake Pass – $19.99Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove – $24.99Hopefully this will increase the visibility of some of the lesser-known eShop titles on the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo eShop Gift Card- $20 READ FULL STORY AT NINTENDOTODAY!
Shovel Knight has been getting a bevy of news today — only earlier today Yacht Club Games revealed that Shovel Knight’s Specter of Torment expansion would be coming to all consoles in April. Now Yacht Club has …Read More The post Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove Adds 1080p Support for Nintendo Switch in New Update by Lou Contaldi appeared first on DualShockers.
Champing at the bit for more Shovel Knight content? Yacht Club Games has revealed when the Specter of Torment expansion will be coming to consoles — other than the Nintendo Switch — and thankfully they are all …Read More The post Yacht Club Games Reveal Specter of Torment Release Windows Across All Platforms by Lou Contaldi appeared first on DualShockers.
Developer Yacht Club Games has announced that big changes are coming Shovel Knight this year, including a name change, price increase, and standalone campaign releases. When Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows launches this spring, it will be accompanied by Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove, Shovel Knight: Shovel of Hope, and Shovel Knight: Specter of Torment. As Yacht Club Games explains, Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove is what all versions of Shovel Knight will become known as, and you’ll be able to purchase each campaign as a separate, standalone game on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC and Nintendo Switch (prices TBA). Also this spring, the price of Shovel Knight will be increasing from its current $14.99 USD (new price TBA). Yacht Club adds, “If you haven’t picked up Shovel Knight yet and want all the content included within Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove, buy it now before the price increases this Spring! Or pick a selection of the standalone versions for a cheaper price!” Here’s why all of these changes are coming to Shovel Knight: Well, we hope providing less expensive standalone versions will provide better entry points for different types of players! Also, players can more easily grab an adventure (or Battle Mode) on another platform! All owners of Shovel Knight on all platforms will automatically…