Brawlhalla to add Shovel Knight [Update]

Shovel Knight adds another game to his guest star list.


Brawlhalla will add Shovel Knight as a playable character, publisher Ubisoft and developer Blue Mammoth Games announced.

The Shovel Knight character will include skins that transform him into King Knight, Dark Knight, Plague Knight, and Specter Knight.

A release date for Shovel Knight was not announced.

Brawlhalla is currently available for PlayStation 4 and PC. Xbox One and Switch versions are due out on November 6 alongside the release of playable character Rayman.

Update 09/28/18 at 3:20 p.m.: Ubisoft has issued a correction to our story. Shovel Knight, King Knight, Black Knight, Plague Knight, and Specter Knight will all be skins for other characters. Shovel Knight will not be a standalone character.

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