Shovel Knight Coming This Month

Originally slated to launch in March, upcoming indie platformer Shovel Knight is now set to release on June 26th internationally with the North American Wii U and 3DS versions on the 26th.

Developer Yacht Club Games seems excited when saying in their blog, "June 26th!!! Mark your calendars! Tell your friends! We have official word from Nintendo and Steam that Shovel Knight will be released and playable on the 26th of this month!" The developer also posted the instruction manual and box art for those wanting to get acquainted with game a couple weeks before release.

Shovel Knight puts players in control of a knight with a shovel and you can play it on June 26th to find out what the hype is all about.