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Take A Look At Shovel Knight’s Eight Mega Man-Style Boss Knights


All eight of Shovel Knight’s bosses have been revealed by developer Yacht Club Games. Keeping with the game’s Mega Man-inspired theme, they’re all knights of some sort, playing antagonist to the main character, the Shovel Knight. The Boss Knights are part of a group called the Order of no Quarter, and you can take a look at them in the image below. Click to view a larger version.



As previously reported, three of these bosses will be playable in the game’s regular campaign, in addition to Shovel Knight having a Gender Swap mode. Additionally, all eight Boss Knights will also be playable in the game’s 4-player Battle Mode.


Shovel Knight is in development for PC, Nintendo 3DS and Wii U.


Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.