Inti-Creates has revealed a surprise at Anime Expo 2017. In the latest update of Blaster Master Zero, popular indie characters Shantae and Shovel Knight will be joining the game as playable DLC characters.
Shantae and Shovel Knight will be downloadable for free for a limited period of time. After the free download timeframe is over, they will become paid DLC.
Free Download Timeframes
EX Character: Shantae – 7/6/2017~7/19/2017
EX Character: Shovel Knight – 8/3/2017~8/16/2017
If you happen to miss them out by any chance, the characters will cost only USD1.99 each.