Blaster Master Zero version 1.3 update announced, adds Shantae and Shovel Knight EX Characters DLC

Both characters available free for a limited period.

Blaster Master Zero

Inti Creates announced the version 1.3 update for Blaster Master Zero at Anime Expo 2017.

The update adds EX Characters Shantae and Shovel Knight. Shantae will be available as a free download from July 6 to July 19, and Shovel Knight will be available from August 3 to August 16. After their free download period has ended, both characters will become paid downloadable content ($1.99 each).

Blaster Master Zero is currently available for Switch and 3DS.

Watch a trailer showcasing the 1.3 update below. View a set of screenshots at the gallery.

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