Shovel Knight: Plague Of Shadows Gets September 17th Release Date

Yacht Club Games has announced that Shovel Knight’s free content add on, Plague Of Shadows, will be releasing September 17th worldwide for all platforms the game appears on. In this new content players take on the role of Plague Knight, whose aim is to create the ultimate potion. The content will feature new bosses and levels to traverse across, as well as a new play style.


Plague Of Shadows brings with an alchemy system which allows players to create and upgrade equipment. There’s also a challenge mode that includes boss fights, speed runs, and puzzles. A couple of months ago Yacht Club Games announced Shovel Knight would be getting a physical release on all platforms, though Europe will have to make do with only the PC version getting a disc release.

Source: Yacht Club Games