Shy Knight
North American boxart
Developer(s) User Inc
Publisher(s) Nintendo
Platform(s) Nintendo 3DS
Release Date(s)
July 22th, 2013
Story Mode
Battle Mode
Minigame Mode
Age Rating(s)
E for Everyone
Genre(s) Action-Adventure
Series Shy Knight
Media Included Nintendo 3DS Card, download
Shy Knight is an action adventure video game developed by User Inc and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo 3DS, released in North America on July 22, 2013. It is the first game in the Shy Knight series.


Shy Knight begins at Bowser's Castle, as millions of Shy Guys are working on paperwork. Suddenly, a large black hand reaches out of a computer and grabs a Shy Guy. When he wakes up, he has turned into the Shy Knight, defender of all, good and evil. Reaching for a sword, he heads off into a town.



Name Image Playable in... Description
Shy Knight Shyknight

Story Mode
Battle Mode
Minigame Mode

The main hero of the game, he is a Shy Guy turned hero who protects the new world called Snesia.
C.R.O.Bert Brobert

Story Mode
Battle Mode
Minigame Mode

He's the local robot who celebrates Christmas all year around. He guides Shy Knight throughout the regions of Snesia.
Antihuman Antihere

Battle Mode
Minigame Mode

A mysterious knight who works as the champion of Emperor Doomkaiser. His legendary unbreakable armour and sword forged out of solid darkness in the depths of hell, Nebulax, makes him a deadly foe.

Doomkaiser Doomkraiser Minigame Mode A dark spirit who takes the form of the super-powerful Giga Bowser. He is planning a siege on Snesia and the only one between him and total domination is Shy Knight, so he obviously wants his head.


Level name screenshot boss
Plant-Infested Pipeway 230px-PPS MK7 Piranha King
Blizzard Base 300px-SherbetWii Chilly Chaser
Rainbow Roadrage Rainbow RoadDS

Antihuman (first time)

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Dark Finale Images (45) Doomkaiser
(DLC) Princess Peach's Castle 300px-MariocircuitMK7 Mecha Koopa