What is Shovel Knight Dig? Release date, platforms, sequel, and more

Can you dig this chivalry?

Shovel Knight is the gift that keeps giving as Yacht Club Games and Nitrome team up to dig up Shovel Knight Dig. Fans will be right at home with this new title in the series. But veterans of Shovel Knight and newcomers may have questions about the upcoming title.

Everything we know about Shovel Knight Dig

Fans can experience a new journey in Shovel Knight Dig as Drill Knight and his minions rudely destroy Shovel Knight's peaceful camp. Once more, Shovel Knight grabs his trusty weapon and sets off on an adventure to right wrongs across the land. Here is everything we know about Shovel Knight Dig.

What is the release date for Shovel Knight Dig?

Shovel Knight Dig is scheduled to release on September 23, 2022. You can follow the official Yacht Club Games and Nitrome Twitter for more information on the title.

Related: How to unlock additional characters in Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon

What platforms will Shovel Knight Dig be on?

Shovel Knight Dig is a multiplatform release, allowing you to play it on multiple platforms. Here is where you can play Shovel Knight Dig.

  • Nintendo Switch
  • Steam
  • Apple Arcade

Is Shovel Knight Dig a sequel?

Shovel Knight Dig is not a sequel but a spin-off, much like Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon. It follows the iconic Shovel Knight on a new adventure. It will also feature the familiar soundtrack, visuals, and charm fans have come to love following this shovel-wielding hero. Expect to meet new knights, returning knights, and so much more as Shovel Knight Dig descends on September 23, 2022.

Is Shovel Knight Dig a platformer?

While Shovel Knight Dig is a platformer, it is slightly different from the original title. The focus is on platforming or digging downward in pursuit of Drill Knight and his heinous digging crew. It also features roguelike elements with ever-changing levels, providing an unending adventure.

Shovel Knight Dig Trailer

Shovel Knight Dig received a release date trailer on August 30, 2022, that featured Egoraptor and the Completionist demonstrating Shovel Knight Dig both in-game and out. Check out the trailer for yourself on Nintendo's official YouTube page.

For more information on Shovel Knight, check out How to unlock costumes in Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon and How to earn Gems fast in Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon on Pro Game Guides.

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