Season’s greetings, gracious gifters! It’s that special time of year when the stars shine brighter, the fireplace feels warmer, and friends feel friendlier. It’s that magical season when you can spend your gems not on armor and upgrades, but on the people in your life who make you feel special. And we’re here to help! Take a look at the amazing bounty of Shovel Knight treasures available for you and your loved ones this holiday season…

Holiday Treasures

The big news this holiday season is that Shovel Knight: King of Cards and Shovel Knight Showdown both arrive on December 10th! So, you’ll be able to enjoy our biggest single-player adventure yet, and our multiplayer platforming fighting game with the whole family just in time for winter vacation. While that’s all a bunch of holly jolly news, get a load of these other glorious releases also available on December 10th! 

*Note: Due to unforeseen manufacturing issues, the PS4 physical version of Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove has been pushed to early 2020.

Pre-order Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove

GamestopBest Buy

The physical version of Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove contains 5 huge games, including every Shovel Knight product released so far: Shovel Knight: Shovel of Hope (the original game, including 2-Player Co-op and Body Swap), Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows, Shovel Knight: Specter of Torment, Shovel Knight: King of Cards, and Shovel Knight Showdown. All of these wonderful games are pre-loaded on the card or disc! No additional download or waiting will be required once you bring it home on December 10th.


Pre-order the Treasure Trove amiibo 3-Pack:

Amazon, Best Buy, GameStop

Plague Knight, Specter Knight, and King Knight are finally joining the world as amiibo! In each of their games, you can scan the corresponding amiibo to unlock new costumes on Nintendo Switch, 3DS, or Wii U. Unlock unique costumes, exclusive challenge stages, and fairy friends! Read on for more details on the amiibo 3-pack here.


Pre-Order the Gold Edition Shovel Knight amiibo:

Best Buy, GameStop

Flashy! Decorative! Useful! You may have heard whispers of such a treasure. A be-shoveled knight that shines like gold! Today we’re happy to finally confirm the legends are true! You can now upgrade your collection with a Shovel Knight sporting what is objectively the greatest armor in the game: the Ornate Plate! What a magnificent sight!


Order Shovel Knight Game Posters:


Adorn your walls with these magnificent metal Shovel Knight game posters, officially licensed by our friends at Displate! Choose your preferred poster size (M, L, or XL) and select up to 6 luxurious layouts: Shovel of Hope, Plague of Shadows, Specter of Torment, King of Cards, Showdown, and Treasure Trove… Or make things easy and just take home all 6! 

Order Prescription for Sleep: Shovel Knight


The 8th album in the Billboard-charting Prescription for Sleep series, this release features 20 beautifully re-imagined tracks spanning the entire Shovel Knight saga (including King of Cards)! Available for your listening pleasure digitally and on a limited edition CD on December 6th. 


Save 55% off the Shovel Knight Comfy Bundle Gift Set:

For Fans by Fans

Cozy up with a King Knight plush and a holiday sweater only Mom could love with this Comfy Bundle Gift Set from For Fans by Fans! For only $35, you can celebrate the holidays in style with the poshest of plushies and an ugly Christmas sweater to keep you warm for many winters to come. 


Order the Shovel Knight 12” Plush

Symbiote Studios

King Knight isn’t the only knight getting the plush treatment. You can also snuggle up with Shovel Knight himself this holiday, by picking up this limited-edition, 12” plush from Symbiote Studios. Each order includes an exclusive enamel pin and an in-game code for a Rivals of Aether Shovel Knight skin! Act fast, though…only 400 were made, and they’re nearly gone!

Order the Shovel Knight Bottle Opener Keychain:


When you master the Code of Shovelry, you’ll be able to defeat foes, dig up treasure, and…open bottles?? Well, with this Shovel Knight bottle opener keychain, you’ll be able to accomplish that and more! Quantities are limited, so better hurry before they’re gone!


Future Treasures

Pre-Order Shovel Knight: Dungeon Duels

Pledge Manager

That’s right…Shovel Knight is going to be a board game! Shovel Knight: Dungeon Duels, developed by Panda Cult Games, is a competitive, side-scrolling dungeon crawler for 1-4 players. Compete as different-colored Shovel Knights to shovel out justice against the Order of No Quarter, all while trying to grab the most treasure! Will you be the one true Shovel Knight? Pre-orders close this December, so get those pledges in now if you’d like to find out! 


Pre-Order Exceed Season 4: Shovel Knight

Exceed: Shovel Knight – Hope Box

Exceed: Shovel Knight – Shadow Box

Exceed: The Enchantress Solo Fighter

Exceed: Specter Knight Solo Fighter

Choose your fighter from an ever-growing roster of diverse characters in Exceed from Level 99 Games! The newest season of Exceed features 10 iconic characters from the Shovel Knight universe, each with their own deck of special moves and supers. 


Holiday Reading List

Looking for the perfect gift to please the voracious bookworm in your life? We have a few readerly recommendations to suit your gift-giving needs! 

Shovel Knight Official Design Works

Shovel Knight by Boss Fight Books

by David L. Craddock

Blood, Sweat, and Pixels

by Jason Schreier

A Profound Waste of Time, Issue 1

That wraps it up!

That’s all for today, present people! We hope all your warmest holiday wishes come true. Especially if they include ordering some cool stuff from our gift guide! Did we mention you can use this handy gift card holder to contain your digital gifts?

Shovel Knight Gift Card Holders

Oh, and don’t forget…King of Cards and Shovel Knight Showdown arrive December 10th! Make sure to wishlist on Steam below to be notified when the date finally arrives.