Kirby Series News


Kirby Star Allies Review: Friendship is Magic

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 14, 2018 7:00am PDT

What happens when the usual Kirby formula gets a few friends sprinkled into the mix? Our review.


"I've heard its hilariously easy. Maybe I'll grab it one day at $25 or so. "

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Kirby Star Allies Gameplay Makes Friends to Fight Whispy Woods & King Dedede

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 28, 2018 10:30am PST

Kirby is making all kinds of new friends in Kirby Star Allies, but he's also got a lot of enemies. Shacknews takes a look at a few of them in these exclusive clips.


Kirby Battle Royale Review: No Chicken Dinner For You

By Brittany Vincent, Jan 26, 2018 7:00am PST

This multiplayer-centric Kirby brawler is cute, but does it measure up to Kirby games past? Our review. 


"Makes sense, this happens about as often as not when Nintendo takes a throw away mode from one ..."

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Creators of Kirby Announce New Mobile Dev Team

By Charles Singletary, Aug 22, 2017 3:10pm PDT

HAL Laboratory has created Hal Egg, which will focus on new characters for smartphones and launch its first in the Fall.


Miyamoto Wants to Bring Pikmin, Star Fox, and other Nintendo Characters to Anime Video

By Asif Khan, Jun 29, 2017 11:30am PDT

The creator of Mario and countless other amazing Nintendo franchises would like to take his talents to video content production. Miyamoto-san provided details about the company's plans at the 77th Annual General Meeting of Shareholders today.


"I think he meant the shorts, if not Pikmin 4 was hinted at about a year and a half ago and most ..."

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21 Facts You Might Not Know About All the Games on the SNES Classic

By David Craddock, Jun 27, 2017 5:05pm PDT

Is Super Castlevania 4 a prequel, a sequel, or something else entirely? Learn the answer and 20 other secrets about the games collected in Nintendo’s Super NES Classic.


"For a taste of how crazy Rainbow Edition was, check this out: ..."

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E3 2017: Kirby Returns In New Nintendo Switch Title

By Kevin Tucker, Jun 13, 2017 9:20am PDT

The little pink puffball is coming to the Nintendo Switch in 2018.


"The series is still "my first platformer". But they can get quite hard if you dig into them. ..."

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Kirby: Planet Robobot Review: Mechanical Merriment

By Steve Watts, Jun 03, 2016 5:00am PDT

Kirby: Planet Robobot offers superpowered abilities, smartly designed puzzles, and lots of variety. Our review.


Kirby Planet Robobot introduces mech combat on the 3DS on June 10

By Daniel Perez, Mar 03, 2016 2:53pm PST

Kirby Planet Robobot has a lot going on, so read up on it here!


The Great Pink Experiment: Kirby's best concept games

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 24, 2015 12:30pm PST

Kirby went experimental with last week's Kirby and the Rainbow Curse, but it was hardly the first time he's gone the unconventional route. Today, Shacknews looks at Kirby's best concept games.


Kirby and the Rainbow Curse review: Clay-More

By Steve Watts, Feb 18, 2015 10:00am PST

Kirby and the Rainbow Curse brings back the sharp and intuitive gameplay of Canvas Curse, but how does it translate to a console? Our review.


"I heard that you can use the wand controller and ditch the touch pad is this true? If I can some ..."

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Kirby and the Rainbow Curse coming in February with multiplayer

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 05, 2014 3:34pm PST

There's a new release window for Kirby and the Rainbow Curse and the pink puffball's latest will also feature multiplayer.


Kirby and the Rainbow Curse announced

By Steve Watts, Jun 10, 2014 9:38am PDT

Nintendo announced a sequel to the DS game Kirby Canvas Curse, titled Kirby and the Rainbow Curse.


Kirby Triple Deluxe review: suck it up

By Robert Workman, Apr 29, 2014 12:30pm PDT

Kirby: Triple Deluxe is an easy yet entertaining entry in the long-running platform series.


King Dedede bangs the drums in Kirby Triple Deluxe trailer

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 26, 2014 3:00pm PDT

King Dedede gets to do some drumming in one of the minigames featured in Kirby Triple Deluxe.