Yacht Club Games announced a special Shovel Knight Amiibo coming to the Wii U. On top of this, Shovel Knight for the Wii U will exclusively feature cooperative multiplayer.

Not only can Shovel Knight guard your desk and party with the other amiibo in your collection, but it also unlocks new ways to play the game you already love! Shovel Knight brings two-player co-op to the Wii U, and will unlock additional challenges and customization options across both the Wii U and 3DS!

Cooperative Multiplayer (exclusive to Wii U)!Deep Customization!Exclusive Challenge Stages!

Yacht Club Games promises to have some additional details about the new modes "soon." If you need some more promo material for this, check out the Game Grumps revealing the co-op aspect of the game.