Shovel Knight

How Shovel Knight’s Developers Modernised NES Game Design

How Shovel Knight’s Developers Modernised NES Game Design

The 2014 indie hit Shovel Knight paid homage to the Nintendo Entertainment System’s pixel art and game design, but its developers also wanted to polish up the harsh edges of 1980s platform games. In this excerpt from Boss Fight Books’ new book Shovel Knight, out today, author David L. Craddock…