Due 10th December 2019
Discover amiibo, a brand new way to interact with your favourite characters and games. Shovel Knight, heroic master of shovelry, is ready to dig in! His Shovel Blade and quick thinking can get him out of any sticky situation. Become the champion of Shovel justice with the Shovel Knight Gold amiibo.
Features in Shovel Knight: Shovel of hope:
- Custom Knight: the main feature of the Shovel Knight amiibo is custom Knight. Custom Knight is a customizable version of Shovel Knight that levels up by collecting Gold. Each level unlocks more health and magic, relics, charge attacks, abilities, and cosmetics. Custom Knight data is saved on the amiibo.
- Co-op mode: co-op mode is available on all platforms and compatible with custom Knight. For both players to use custom Knight each must have their own.
Features in Shovel Knight: treasure trove
- Challenges: permanentely unlock new challenges for challenge mode by scanning the amiibo just once. The 3DS version unlocks 5 new challenges cantered around custom Knight, but the Wii U and Switch versions have the 5 regular custom Knight challenges, as well as 5 additional co-op challenges.
- Madame meeber: a fairy-godmother themed character for the amiibo, who is capable of summoning a fairy companion for the player after scanning the Shovel Knight themed amiibo. The fairy available through the Shovel Knight amiibo is the fairy of shovelry, designed around Shovel Knight himself, and is available in all campaigns.
Features in Azure Striker Gunvolt 2
- Scanning the amiibo in Azure Striker Gunvolt 2 unlocks a boss battle against Shovel Knight. This was added due to Yacht Club Games Publishing Azure Striker Gunvolt: Striker Pack (a physical bundle of both Gunvolt games) in North America.
- Bring your amiibo to life in Shovel Knight for the following Nintendo systems: Switch, Wii U and Nintendo 3DS.
- One amiibo, multiple games
- Compatibility with Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo 3DS XL and Nintendo 2DS.