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    Kirby: Triple Deluxe

    Game » consists of 9 releases. Released Jan 11, 2014

    Kirby finally jumps to the 3DS in Kirby: Triple Deluxe in a traditional platforming game along with a Smash Bros.-style multiplayer fighter, a rhythm game starring King Dedede and a gang of new features and abilities.

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    Kirby: Triple Deluxe last edited by Sirkinsella98 on 03/15/21 07:37PM View full history

    Overview

    Kirby: Triple Deluxe was released in Japan on January 11, 2014; May 2, 2014 in North America; and May 16, 2014 in Europe.

    Gameplay

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    In his first 3DS entry, Kirby swaps between foreground and background frequently while dealing with enemies and obstacles that transition between layers as well. Kirby again makes use of his copy ability which allows him to swallow enemies and absorb their unique abilities.

    New Abilities

    • Archer
    • Beetle
    • Bell
    • Hypernova

    Returning Abilities

    • Fighter
    • Crash
    • Cutter
    • Beam
    • Parasol
    • Spear
    • Bomb
    • Fire
    • Ice
    • Stone
    • Mike
    • Ninja
    • Sword
    • Whip
    • Leaf

    Additional Game Modes

    In addition to the main story mode, which is a traditional Kirby platforming adventure, Kirby Triple Deluxe contains a selection of bonus games spanning various genres.

    Kirby Fighters

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    In those Smash Bros.-style mode, up to four players can brawl locally in various arenas and making use of Kirby's abilities in a competitive combat setting against friends. Download Play is supported.

    Dedede's Drum Dash

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    This is a dual-screen rhythm game where players control King Dedede's jump across a set of taiko drums. His jump height comes into play when trying to collect coins and get the best time while avoiding obstacles.

    The Arena

    This is a boss-rush mode in which Kirby can face off against all bosses against the clock.

    Keychains

    Players can find 256 keychains depicting pixel art versions of Kirby characters from all of Kirby's history. Duplicates can be exchanged via StreetPass or by spending Play Coins.

    StreetPass

    When using StreetPass, players can swap keychains which nets them item upgrades.

    Reception

    Kirby's 3DS outing has sold 1.15 million copies as of March 31, 2015.

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