Yacht Club Games announced that the newest DLC expansion for Shovel Knight called Plague of Shadows has gone live. The content is available for PC, Xbox One, PS4, PS3, PS Vita and Wii U owners.
The new content features 10 new timed challenges, five new Knight challenges, 32 new boss challenges, all new skills and all new collectibles and Easter eggs. You can check out the trailer for the new DLC below.
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Shovel Knight was one of the new breakout hits this generation for both home consoles and PC, given its difficult gameplay and challenging, skill-based level designs. It was a real throwback to the old NES games but with the expanse and longevity of games made for today’s generation of gamer.
The new Plague of Shadows DLC features all new armor to collect, all new bomb jump abilities and nearly 10,000 different skill and arcane magic combinations to help give gamers the kind of versatility and options to play the game the way they want.
The game is already being streamed and uploaded to Twitch and YouTube as big gaming outlets prop up and pump out new video content for side-scrolling, action-RPG.
Yacht Club was also nice enough to include manuals for gamers when it comes to installing the new DLC and making use of the Plague Knight’s new mobility and magic skills.
They also offer some tips on how to unlock the Plague Knight’s adventure, writing…
“Don’t forget, you’ll need to clear the game as Shovel Knight to take on Plague Knight’s new adventure and Challenge Mode! There might be another way to unlock Plague Knight too …”
If you have the game on home consoles you can visit the respective digital distribution stores to get your hands on the latest content for the game. If you have the PC version, you can get the game from the accommodating digital distributors, including Steam, GOG.com and the Humble Bundle Store. For more information about the Plague of Shadows DLC update for Shovel Knight feel free to pay a visit to the game’s official website.