Shovel Knight to Appear in Yooka-Laylee

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

Tokyo NECRO is out now from JAST

Look for us on OpenCritic!

Share this page

Pre Order How a Healthy Hentai Administers Public Service at MangaGamer

Revisit the oldest and greatest Visual Novel Forum, now under new leadership!

We are proudly a Play-Asia Partner


Ads support the website by covering server and domain costs. We're just a group of gamers here, like you, doing what we love to do: playing video games and bringing y'all niche goodness. So, if you like what we do and want to help us out, make an exception by turning off AdBlock for our website. In return, we promise to keep intrusive ads, such as pop-ups, off oprainfall. Thanks, everyone!



Yooka-Laylee is set to return gamers of all ages back to the N64 era of platforming goodness next year, and they will have some unexpected company. In a new trailer that revealed a bunch of characters you’ll encounter in the game, Shovel Knight was revealed, complete with Banjo-Kazooie style gibberish. While it’s not uncommon to see indie game characters appear in other indie games, it’s pretty rare to see them in 3D like this. While Shovel Knight won’t be playable, it’s still cool to see him in a game like this. Check out the full trailer below.

Yooka-Laylee will be released in Q1 2017 for Wii U, PS4, Xbox One and PC.


About Andrew Mathieu

My name is Andrew Mathieu. I'm a college student and I work part-time in my home state of Connecticut. I'm working towards being a writing and host three blogs on WordPress about animation, comic books, and video games. I hope to one day be able to write comic books and voice my opinions about my favorite fields of entertainment.