Yacht Club Games released two different Shovel Knight amiibo for Nintendo Switch tonight: full Treasure Trove package that features the original game and the Specter of Torment spin-off for those that already own the first game on a different platform. Specter Knight pack already comes with Treasure Trove, currently on sale right now on Steam for $10 [Reddit].
@rogXue $25 is Treasure Trove, which includes all campaigns and modes (including Specter)
$10 is just Specter Knight’s game
— Yacht Club Games (@YachtClubGames) March 2, 2017
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Specter of Torment able to create a custom Knight that gets saved to the NFC chip. The newest bonus unlocked by the amiibo is a cosmetic upgrade.
The Fairy of Shovelry will be available in all three Nintendo versions of Shovel Knight once the Specter of Torment DLC becomes available. 3DS and Wii U versions will have to wait until April.
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This affable conjurer can be found in the Village, Potionarium, and even the Tower of Fate! If you speak with her and scan your Shovel Knight amiibo, she will summon a flying friend for you: the Fairy of Shovelry!!
The Fairy of Shovelry will accompany Shovel Knight, Plague Knight, or even Specter Knight on their respective adventures! Whether the little scamp is digging for treasure, trying to battle enemies, or cheering along with your victories, he is guaranteed to be delightful. Don’t worry, he won’t get in your way or mess with your gameplay! But things sure are less lonely with the Fairy of Shovelry around!
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