Getting closer to the release of Blade Strangers, the latest fighting game from Nicalis featuring many indie game darlings, the studio has announced the two latest editions to the fight, Shovel Knight and Isaac. Shovel Knight is from the insanely successful title from Yacht Club Games of the same name that began with a Kickstarter campaign that raised over $300,000 and since then has reached every current generation console with multiple campaigns and plenty of mainstream appeal. Isaac is from the Nicalis title Binding of Isaac that has remains a popular character since it’s release back in 2011 seeing releases on major consoles with multiple iterations and several updates.
SHOVEL KNIGHT Bounces Into Action!
The valiant indie legend swings his Shovel Blade for everlasting peace!
Playable in #BladeStrangers on #NintendoSwitch #PS4 #Steam summer 2018! pic.twitter.com/4TGuQG76Vr
— Nicalis, Inc. (@nicalis) May 10, 2018
ISAAC Crawls out of the Basement!
He's brought Mom's knife and other surprises from #TheBindingOfIsaac!
Playable in #BladeStrangers on #NintendoSwitch #PS4 #Steam summer 2018! pic.twitter.com/o6dflaSRAu
— Nicalis, Inc. (@nicalis) May 9, 2018
Blade Strangers will be coming to Playstation 4, PC, and Nintendo Switch this summer.