Shovel Knight hits Xbox One on April 29

Platformer also en route to Japan.

Shovel Knight

The Xbox One version of Shovel Knight will launch next Wednesday, April 29, Yacht Club Games announced.

The PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PS Vita version of the game is available today.

Yacht Club Games also announced that the game is headed to Japan. The developer recently connected with a publishing partner. This also means that every version of the game will be updated with a Japanese language option when it releases.

Finally, the developer announced that a new “Challenge Mode” will debut with the upcoming “Plague of Shadows” update. This mode is made up of “speed run challenges, boss rematches, and other rule-benders” like “tricky puzzles.”

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