Shovel Knight is a sweeping classic action adventure game with awesome gameplay, memorable characters, and an 8-bit retro aesthetic.You play as the eponymous Shovel Knight, a small knight with a huge quest. Shovel Knight has come to this valley with two goals: to defeat the evil Enchantress and save his lost beloved. He wields a Shovel Blade; 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 Tirelessly!Features: A sweeping classic action adventure game with awesome gameplay and an 8-bit retro aesthetic. The tech of today gives Shovel Knight modern touches – detailed animation, multi-layered backgrounds and evolved game design. Balanced gameplay is a warm welcome to newcomers and an old embrace for experts. Shovel Knight is simple to learn and play, but challenge lies everywhere. Crazy bosses and loveable characters showcase a light touch to narrative with humour and levity. Flip enemies, leap over gaps, duel with foes, dig up treasure and find secrets! Perfect your platforming skills as you take down each of the Knights of the Order of No Quarter. Collect relics to enhance your shovelling skills Overworld Map allows your quest to unfold in a unique order.