Shovel Knight Kickstarter Ends And Will Now Have Four Playable Characters

By Melissa Evans on April 15, 2013, 8:23PM EST

Last Saturday the Kickstarter campaign for Yacht Club Games' 8-bit action platformer Shovel Knight ended. They received over $300,000 in contributions with the original goal being a mere $75,000.

Each of the stretch goals were met and these are only some of the features that will be added to game before it is released:

-New Game+ mode
-Playable Boss Knight
-A second playable Boss Knight
-A third playable Boss Knight
-Gender Swap mode
-4 Player Battle mode
-All Boss Knights playable in Battle mode
-Challenge mode
-Linux/MAC versions in addition to PC/3DS/Wii U

In addition the original composer of Mega Man Manami Matsumae will be writing two songs for Shovel Knight.

Shovel Knight will be releasing this fall on PC, Nintendo 3DS, and Wii U.

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