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New gameplay screenshots and character art for Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows

Yatch Club Games released a new round of media assets for the upcoming Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows. You can check out the gameplay screenshots and character art of the expansion with our media gallery below this paragraph.

For the uninformed, Plague of Shadows will let you play the Plague Knight as he takes on the Knights of the Order of No Quarter in order to create the Ultimate Potion called Serum Supernus. The new gameplay features include being able to use explosives and alchemy to defeat enemies and traverse through the world. Gamers can also craft equipment and power-ups for the first time.

Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows also remixes content from the original as there will be new areas, bosses, feats enemies, objectives, paths as well as the addition of the Challenge Mode.

The expansion is coming out later this year and will be free to owners of the original game. If you haven’t already, you can preorder the upcoming physical version of Shovel Knight (which will be made available on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Wii U and Nintendo 3DS) with this link on Amazon.

Aside from the above-mentioned platforms, Shovel Knight was also released for the PC, PlayStation and Playstation Vita platforms.