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amiibo Instruction Manual

Have your Shovel Knight amiibo at the ready? Good! Because the big amiibo Update is now live on European Wii U and Nintendo 3DS’s everywhere! Read our Update Guide for more on how to get up-to-date! This newest patch is Version 2.1! Don’t have a Shovel Knight amiibo? If you are in Europe (except for the UK) go to a store right now and get one!

UK Players: Sorry for the amiibo release date delay. Latest we know, the little guy is trying to make his way out of customs! Once we get official clearance, we’ll shout it to everyone! Unfortunately, we have little information on what the hold up is or when the amiibo will be released. We apologize for the mishandled dates, and we hope to get it in everyone’s hands soon!

North American Players: This update will still be releasing on North American systems in North America by January 8th, 2016 to coincide with the release date of the amiibo. For more info and what to expect, check our big amiibo update.


amiibo Preview!

Happy Holidays Shovelers and Shovelettes! We hear you’ve been wondering…when is the Shovel Knight amiibo hitting store shelves? What can I actually do with the amiibo? How does it all work?! Well, we’re here today to finally unearth all the answers to your amiibo questions. We’ve been hard at work the past year making the amiibo figure and content feel unique and special, and we’re excited to show off the first footage! That’s right – it’s trailer time!


Retail Update

What’s up Shovelers and Plague Doctors! Enjoying Plague of Shadows? With this update, we’re slingin’ accurate information about Shovel Knight, soon to be the hottest game on retail shelves!

There’s been some tumult with the physical version release of Shovel Knight. You may have noticed storefronts changing wildly lately…and that’s because a lot of decisions have been being made internally to help make this release possible. Retailers and websites tend to update their information at different times to keep their side up-to-date, but we wanted to make sure we had absolutely certain information before laying out the facts. We also wanted to be sure to explore all possible solutions too. So for all those looking for answers, here they are!


Shovel Knight on Amazon Fire TV

With all the recent Plague of Shadows hubbub, some really cool news may have passed you by. Surprise – Shovel Knight is coming to the new Amazon Fire TV Gaming edition- and not only that, but it’s a pack-in!