Kirby in a mech suit, this is not a drill.
Nintendo ended their Direct presentation today with a surprise announcement, a brand new Kirby game will be making its way to 3DS this summer.
Kirby: Planet Robobot is a brand new adventure for the pink puffball that features over 25 of his iconic transformations. The big feature for this game though, is the ability for Kirby to use his enemies equipment against them.
Kirby can hop into the cockpit of giant mech suits on levels, and use them to decimate his foes. Amiibo support will also be coming to the game, and tapping different figures will give special transformations. Tapping Link gives him the Sword ability, Mario includes the fire ability and the Kirby amiibo includes a mysterious “Smash Bros.” ability.A four player co-op mode called Team Kirby Clash will also be in the game.
A brand new line of Kirby amiibo were also announced during the presentation that will compatible with the new game. Kirby: Planet Robobot launches on June 10 for the Nintendo 3DS.
Are you excited to get another adventure as everyone’s favorite adorable pink hero? Let us know, and be sure to check out more news from today’s Nintendo Direct down below.