Shovel Knight Dig coming to Xbox and PlayStation, free DLC “Wicked Wishes” announced

Shovel Knight Dig

Publisher Yacht Club Games and developer Nitrome have announced Shovel Knight Dig is finally coming to Xbox and PlayStation consoles.

Shovel Knight Dig is finally coming to Xbox Series X|S and PlayStation 5, though a release date will be announced “soon.”

The developers also announced the game’s final and free downloadable content “Wicked Wishes,” which will launch for all platforms this summer.

Shovel Knight Dig has been available since September 2022 across Windows PC (via Steam), Nintendo Switch, and Apple Arcade.

Here’s a rundown on the new DLC, plus a trailer:

The new dlc begins in Hoofman’s Guild Hall – a secret hideout where elite quest-seekers and their illustrious patrons converge! Climb the ranks within the guild by undertaking their thrilling challenges. Collect powerful Relics and buffs, face new bosses and enemies, and unravel the mysteries encircling the impeccably dressed horse and his top adventurer, the Guildarch. But be careful what you wish for, wicked consequences await you in the well…

We’ve also added the finishing touches on the game- rebalancing the level generation and implementing over 100 bug fixes, tweaks, and localization improvements! We’ll release all of the fixes on our Shovel Knight Dig Updates page come release!

Wicked Wishes marks the completion of ‘Shovel Knight Dig,’ a project that has been shaping up since 2018. Thanks for all the cherished memories we’ve created together during this development process. Now that everything is polished to perfection, if you haven’t had the chance to check it out yet, now is the perfect time to dive into the depths and enjoy the fully-realized adventure!

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