Update #11: Virt Live Stream, Avatars, and Reddit AMA!
Virt Alert! Jake Kaufman Livestream Tonight!!
Jake Kaufman is composing LIVE tonight: Friday at 5PM Pacific Time. After announcing Manami Matsumae’s involvement, we’re all doubly excited for Shovel Knight’s musicality, so it should be like a square wave fever dream:
We don’t even know what to expect! In the meantime, check out Virt's awesome level select theme ( listed below! ).
Koopa.tv Describes working with Manami Matsumae
Many have asked how Manami Matsume will be working with Yacht Club Games for Shovel Knight. Welp, our friends over at Koopa.tv have written up an article describing the process. Check it out!
New Game Plus+ Unlocked!
Dig dig dig, dig right to new adventures, Shovel Knight! This time he’s broken new ground+. Expect to boot up a new, tougher version of the game after you beat Shovel Knight, keeping all your gear and upgrades! And hey, maybe we’ll squeeze in a few OTHER differences on the new game+ runthrough. Master quest?! Who’s with us!
Next up is a playable boss knight. Let’s keep excavating!!
Do you want to rep Shovel Knight on forums everywhere? Well, now you can, with our Official Shovel Knight Avatar and Signature Pack! Scope ‘em and post ‘em! Some of them are animaaaaaated!
Reddit AMA on Monday!!
AMA stands for ask me anything: It's an open Q and A session on Reddit! You can see the previous ones here:
We’ve been answering questions on our live stream related to Shovel Knight, but wouldn’t you rather take your time, crafting the perfectly worded question for all the Reddit world to see? Well, now you have the chance! Starting Monday, 4/8, at 1PM EST/10AM PST, we will be doing a Reddit AMA, and it will last as long as people are willing to listen to our answers. Ask us anything....who our high school sweethearts were, tales from the game dev world, why we’re begging for your money on Kickstarter, should you add oregano to your secret pasta sauce, what is it like to start a company, etc!! It’s going to be a ton of fun; join us and tell all your friends to bombard us with their wildest questions!