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Yacht Club Games breaks down Shovel Knight sales

By Robert Workman, Aug 06, 2014 7:30am PDT

Using infographics, the developer explains just how popular the 3DS/Wii U/PC game is.


"Would buy it if the damn game were in the European eShops. Really don't like the fact that ..."

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Chatty Video Q&A: Shovel Knight with Yacht Club Games' Nick Wozniak

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 29, 2014 5:00pm PDT

Sam, Andrew, and Joe talk to Yacht Club Games' Nick Wozniak about Shovel Knight and make sure to toss them questions taken from Chatty.


"Great video guys! I kinda put Shovel Knight off to the side just because I bought a ton of games ..."

- Nerdsbeware see all 16 comments

Shacknews Live Q&A: Shovel Knight with Yacht Club Games [Update: Sorry, it's canceled!]

By Shack Staff, Jul 23, 2014 5:00am PDT

Rather than shoot over Chatty's questions by email, the Shacknews video crew is going to ask Chatty's Shovel Knight questions to the crew at Yacht Club Games as part of our latest live stream.


"The dude we talked to was really awesome, we wanted to livestream the whole time but they ..."

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Summer Spotlight: Shovel Knight digs up a diamond

By Steve Watts, Jul 09, 2014 11:00am PDT

We take a closer look at Shovel Knight with an open dialogue.


"I need to play this game. After reading this and hearing people talk about it on Idle Thumbs it ..."

- aethyr see all 2 comments

Over 300 Shovel Knight cheats collected by Steam users

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 03, 2014 10:23am PDT

Shovel Knight contains over 300 cheats and a Steam forum post has collected them all!


"Yeah, people forget about those. 9 definitely came along before the indie retro explosion too."

- EnhancedInterrogator see all 4 comments

Shovel Knight review: an ageless wonder

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 26, 2014 6:15am PDT

Shovel Knight is everything good about a bygone era, acting as a reminder of why classic platformers were so loved... and hated.


"i'm not sure i agree but i think it's kinda strange that this game is getting traction from a ..."

- DeBurgo see all 20 comments

Shovel Knight unearths one final trailer

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 23, 2014 4:15pm PDT

Shovel Knight has one final trailer to unleash before it arrives this Thursday.


Shovel Knight digs a path to June release

By Steve Watts, Jun 06, 2014 7:15am PDT

After a longer-than-expected delay, Shovel Knight has finally set a new date: June 26.


"GAAAH. I'm so excited for this. It's like Mega Man 2 and Duck Tales on NES had a babby."

- David Craddock see all 2 comments

Shovel Knight delayed for final polish

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 13, 2014 8:00am PDT

Shovel Knight's path towards a March 31 release date has been dealt a major blow, with all the trauma of a strike to the head from some sort of blunt gardening tool.


Shovel Knight uses 3DS StreetPass for five-second battles

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 05, 2014 4:30pm PST

Shovel Knight will take advantage of the Wii U and 3DS' capabilities by incorporating Miiverse and StreetPass features.


"This game will very likely be close to a day one perch. Just to decide which version to get, ..."

- Kolzig73 see all 4 comments

Shovel Knight digs up a March 31 release date

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 22, 2014 4:30pm PST

Shovel Knight is digging into a March 31 release on PC, Wii U, and 3DS and has unearthed a brand new trailer.


"Titanfall, inFamous: Second Son, probably other shit I'm forgetting."

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Shovel Knight digging into early 2014

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 02, 2013 8:00am PST

We enjoyed playing Shovel Knight, but alas you hoi polloi shall need to wait a while to have a go yourselves. Developer Yacht Club Games has confirmed its retro throwback old-school etc fighty platformer will launch in early 2014, narrowing down the previous release window o...


"I was wondering what happened to this game. Now I know! Alice is so INF."

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Shovel Knight preview: can you dig it

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 08, 2013 9:00am PDT

IndieCade provided me with an opportunity to go hands-on with Yacht Club Games' Shovel Knight and it proves to be an NES throwback in the best possible way.


"shouldn't the shack news report link to the actual kickstarter when you click on 'kickstarter' ..."

- deathofrats see all 8 comments

Shovel Knight and the promising future of Yacht Club

By Steve Watts and Ozzie Mejia, Apr 16, 2013 12:00pm PDT

A hands-on with the recently Kickstarter funded Shovel Knight, complete with insights from Yacht Club "Captain" Sean Velasco.


Former WayForward staff forms Yacht Club Games

By Steve Watts, Mar 07, 2013 5:00pm PST

Former WayForward staffers have started a new indie game company called Yacht Club. The developer hasn't announced its first game, but it's teasing it with silhouettes and a promise of a PAX East presence.


"Well, going by the article, Yacht Club formed in 2011. I personally thought last year's Double ..."

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