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Shovel Knight Takes On The Battletoads On Xbox One

by Ben Reeves on Apr 29, 2015 at 01:02 PM

The Xbox One version of Shovel Knight just released today and it contains a special cameo from Rare's classic brawlers Rash, Zitz, and Pimple.

The PSN version of Shovel Knight had Kratos, so it seems only fair that the the Xbox One version of Yacht Club Game's platforming throwback got something special of its own. Microsoft announced the Battletoad's arrival at GDC, and now they're here. Here's a detailed video on the process from Prepare to Game:

And here's a look at the boss battle, which pays homage to the brutally challenging bike level from the original NES game.

[Source: Destructoid]

 

Our Take
This is cool, but when is Microsoft going to announce a new Battletoads game already?