Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon: Releases December 13th!

Greetings schedule loving puzzlers- we have good news! We're ecstatic to announce that Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon will launch on December 13th!

Greetings schedule loving puzzlers- we have good news!

We're ecstatic to announce that Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon will launch on December 13th! A lot of hard work, joy, tears, dancing, and love went into this game’s 3 year truly was a passion project to bring a new type of puzzle game to the world, and we can’t wait for you to all experience its every moment. Hopefully, you have as much fun playing as we had in the development. We’ll continue to post more info about our puzzle action-adventure as launch approaches so make sure to check back frequently!

We have one more fun thing to reveal today! We loved developing and playing this game so much, we just can’t get enough, and we don’t think you’ll be able to either! That’s why we’re planning on releasing an expansive slate of downloadable content (3 DLC packs!) over the next year or so. Much more will be revealed soon after release.

To learn more about the game and what’s in store, check out the info below!


Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon will be available for $19.99 on these platforms. Make sure to add them to your wish/ favorites list!

About Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon

Delve with Shovel Knight into the depths of the Pocket Dungeon in an action-packed puzzle adventure mashup like none other! Join your mysterious guide Puzzle Knight as you shovel through scads of foes, procure new equipment, and battle bosses both familiar and new. Explore a tale with endless twists and turns, quest as your favorite heroes, and even challenge a friend for fast-paced head-to-head competition in Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon!

  • Enter a world of falling block puzzle games, with a dungeon-crawling twist! Bump into enemies to battle them and trade damage in a unique combat system. An all-new hybrid that’s never been seen before. Group foes together for massive chain attacks while grabbing keys, power-ups, and potions to refill your health!

  • Take control of more than 10 of your favorite heroes from the Shovel Knight universe, each with a unique power and play style.

  • Equip yourself on the fly with a treasure trove of items and equipment. Mix and match your loadout to prepare for any encounter.

  • Play in a variety of ways with Story Mode, 2 player competitive Versus Mode, a Daily Challenge, and much more!

  • A bold new visual style complements a new story. Learn the ropes from your pal Puzzle Knight as you attempt to escape the mysterious Pocket Dungeon. Shovel Knight’s signature storytelling and humor are on full display!

While you wait...

Excited for Pocket's some fun stuff to do while you pass the time:

  • Play the saga that started it all!

    If you haven't played our sweeping classic action-adventure game series with awesome gameplay, memorable characters, and an 8-bit retro aesthetic - you're in luck! We’re discounting Treasure Trove more than usual this month and next to celebrate the upcoming release! Tell your friends if they haven’t given it a shot yet!

Shovel Knight Treasure Trove & the stand-alone versions of each game are on sale on these platforms:

PlayStation 4

Check back for more sales soon! We'll update this list once they are announced.

  • Check out the instruction manual...there are lots of details to pore over. But be wary of spoilers!

  • Stay tuned to our Twitter! Every day we’re dropping a new piece of Pocket Dungeon news...there’s a lot to get ready for!

  • Pore over details in our press kit! We recently updated it with new screenshots!

  • Make some art! We LOVE seeing cool art on Twitter! If you make some, show it off & tag us (we might share it!)

  • Talk to your friends & family about how cool Shovel Knight is! If you don't have any friends, don't fret! Feel free to join the fan discord!

  • Show off your dedication to the Creed of Shoverly with some awesome merch! Check out our official merch store!

More Updates Coming soon!

With Pocket Dungeon’s release just around the corner, we’ll have a whole lot of fun stuff to share! Everything from new OST track drops to gifs chock-full of Pocket Dungeon goodness! Be sure to check back soon! In the meantime, feel free to check out our Press Kit for more info!