“Finally, a decent NPC to work with!”
Yooka-Laylee will feature a very special guest character, as developer Playtonic Games has announced that Shovel Knight will make an appearance in its upcoming 3D platformer.
The studio shared the news in a post on Twitter, as well as a brand-new trailer that showcases the game’s expansive cast of colorful characters.
Following a delay earlier this year, Yooka-Laylee is now slated to release sometime during the first quarter of 2017.
While you patiently wait for the release of Playtonic’s crowdfunded spiritual successor to Rare’s classic 3D platformers, be sure to check out these 9 fun little details about Yooka-Laylee. While you’re at it, don’t miss this sneak peek at the game’s soundtrack, created by beloved Banjo-Kazooie composer Grant Kirkhope.