Yacht Club Games has announced today that the extremely well-received Shovel Knight has shifted over 700,000 copies digitally worldwide. Considering the title is a downloadable game this is quite an achievement for Yacht Club Games. We also heard earlier today that there will be a retail version of Shovel Knight for Wii U, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. There will also be a PC version launching in Europe only. You can read more about that, here.
It’s been a year since Shovel Knight dug into the hearts of people everywhere. Can you believe it? With more than 700,000 copies sold and over 100 awards including many Game of the Year accolades, Shovel Knight’s phenomenal success is something we never dreamed possible. Now, we’re ready to take the next step: into the REAL WORLD!!