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Due to its runaway success, Shovel Knight has appeared on many different platforms, sometimes with their own features. This page lists all differences between versions.

Additionally, according to a Update Notes on the official developer site, all platforms have been upgraded to version 4.1.

Computer Versions Edit

The Windows, Mac, Linux and Windows 10 versions are identical. They can all be bought from the Yacht Club Games website, Steam, GOG or Humble.

Steam Edit

  • Feats are integrated with Steam Achievements
  • Integrated with the trading card system; which unlocks badges, backgrounds and emoticons
  • Battletoads Sidequest: a special fight with the Battletoads to unlock some special gear
    • Five additional Music Tracks associated with the sidequest

GOG Edit

  • Includes 3 HD Wallpapers and 19 Avatars
  • Battletoads Sidequest: a special fight with the Battletoads to unlock some special gear

Windows 10 Edit

  • Battletoads Sidequest: a special fight with the Battletoads to unlock some special gear

Nintendo Versions Edit

Nintendo 3DS Family (3DS, 3DS XL, 2DS, New 3DS, New 3DS XL, New 2DS XL), Wii U and Nintendo Switch.

Via the Shovel Knight, Specter Knight, Plague Knight and King Knight AmiiboEdit

The 3DS, 3DS XL and 2DS require a NFC Reader/Writer accessory.

  • Custom Knight (usable only in the Shovel of Hope campaign- usable through the Shovel Knight amiibo)
  • Madam Meeber can summon a fairy companion (all campaigns- Different fairy for each amiibo, the Specter Knight, Plague Knight and King Knight also unlock a cosmetic armor for the titular characters)[1]
  • Unlock additional Challenges centered on each character (plus the Shovel Knight amiibo unlocks 5 Co-Op challenges in the the Wii U and Switch version)
  • Cosmetic costumes for Shovel Knight, Specter Knight, Plague Knight and King Knight for Shovel Knight Showdown

Nintendo 3DS Edit

Wii U Edit

  • Digger's Diary (now defunct)
  • Gamepad Support
  • Touchscreen functionality

Nintendo SwitchEdit

Sony Versions Edit

PS3, PS4, PS Vita

  • Kratos Sidequest: a special fight with Kratos to unlock some special gear
  • Cross Buy: game available across the PS3, PS4 and PS Vita after purchasing it once
  • Cross Save: Save files can be uploaded to be consistent across consoles
  • Feats are integrated with PlayStation Trophies

PS4 Edit

  • The Lightbar functionality.

PS Vita Edit

Xbox One Version Edit

  • Battletoads Sidequest: a special fight with the Battletoads to unlock some special gear
    • Five additional Music Tracks associated with the sidequest
  • Feats are integrated with Xbox Achievements

ReferencesEdit

  1. http://yachtclubgames.com/2017/03/meeber/
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