Shovel Knight joins the fray in For Honor

Shovel Knight, the indie platformer hero with a set of blue armor and a distinct shovel, has actually been around the block and cameo’d in numerous video games. Now, the knight is pertaining to Ubisoft’s For Honor, or a minimum of his armor is.

For Honor is everything about huge fighters battling it out with melee weapons, so the fighters will have access to his huge, blue, horned helmet, along with some other Shovel Knight-influenced attire, emotes, and executions. These are all nicely pixelated, similar to the Shovel Knight art design, which is a little anachronistic in For Honor, however it still ratings significant design points.

Shovel Knight has actually been strangely typical as a cameo in other video games, possibly since of the video game’s appeal. He — along with other characters from the initial platformer — appear in Cook, Serve, Delicious: Fight Cooking Area, Roadway Redemption, Competitors of Aether, Brawlhalla, Bloodstained: Routine of the Knight, Crypt of the NecroDancer, Yooka-Laylee, and he’s even a help prize in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

For Honor has actually signed up with that list, however the animations and clothing will just be offered up until March 4.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.