Nintendo Rolls Out Sweet New Kirby Spin-Off
For these hungry for extra Kirby after enjoying Forgotten Land, Nintendo has introduced a brand new sport on Tuesday that may simply hit the spot. The firm dropped a surprise reveal trailer for Kirby’s Dream Buffet on the morning of July 12, displaying off the Pink Puff’s upcoming foray into some tasty-looking impediment course races.
The trailer opens with Kirby as much as his standard antics: on the point of eat an infinite strawberry cake. Before he can dig in, nevertheless, a (magic?) fork shrinks him to roughly the dimensions of a gumball. As Kirby marvels on the now-mountainous cake earlier than him, he’s joined by three doppelgängers, and a foot-free footrace to the highest of the cake rapidly ensues.
HAL Laboratory has a propensity for utilizing the Kirby franchise to check out their extra uncommon sport concepts (which often contain Kirby changing into a ball), and Dream Buffet seems to be their newest experiment. The sport seems to be a three-dimensional tackle Kirby Super Star’s Gourmet Race, which pitted Kirby in opposition to his nemesis King DeDeDe to see who might eat essentially the most meals AND attain the end line first. This time, nevertheless, Kirby can be dealing with off in opposition to eight different opponents for strawberries in quite a lot of impediment course challenges (à la Fall Guys).
Curiously, a tweet by Nintendo of America revealed that Dream Buffet will solely help a most of 4 gamers, though gameplay footage from the trailer clearly indicates that eight opponents will function in some challenges; 4 of the eight slots seem like reserved for CPU-controlled Waddle Dees.
Hungry for some 4-player Kirby enjoyable? Race via scrumptious impediment programs, acquire essentially the most strawberries, and thwart your competitors utilizing acquainted skills.
— Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) July 12, 2022
While the announcement of a brand new Kirby sport is all the time a nice shock for the sequence’ followers, Nintendo had a good sweeter shock saved for the tip of the trailer — Dream Buffet will roll out onto the Nintendo eShop this summer season!