Hey Mega nerds! Ah, the month of May… time to go outside, get some sun, and JUST KIDDING! We’re gonna stay inside instead and celebrate Mega May! A monthlong masochistic Mega Man marathon!
This time-honored tradition has been shared amongst our merry crew for over a decade. Did you know that Mega Man was one of the biggest inspirations for Shovel Knight? Playing Mega Man is the best! But the real reason for the season is playing together- with friends, family, and YOU!!
Hey bookworms! If you’ve been dying to dig into a book created by Yacht Club Games and Penguin Books then today’s your day! We’ve worked over the past year to create four incredible Shovel Knight books, and we’re proud to announce they are finally coming to store shelves today!
What’s up, dirt dorks? Shovel Knight was released in 2014, it has become a big success! And with success and popularity come imitators. And boy oh boy, Shovel Knight has spawned a lot of copycats!
Now, don’t get us wrong- we are usually really flattered when other games take inspiration from Shovel Knight. But as time has gone by, it’s gotten a bit out of hand. Some people may not even know the extent of it! That’s why we took a break from working on new projects and games so we could compile this list, to better inform you, our loyal fans.
So, without further ado, let’s jump into the top things that other games have been borrowing from Shovel Knight!