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VIDEOS: Kirby Star Allies Commercial & Launch Trailer

Kirby Star Allies is now available at retail and via the Switch eShop. The game allows up to four players to take on the baddies. Check out the 30-second commercial and the lengthy launch trailer below!




When a new evil threatens Planet Popstar, Kirby will need a little help from his…enemies?! By making friends out of Kirby’s foes, up to four* players can join forces to save the day. With new and expanded copy abilities, classic Kirby action is deeper than ever in the Kirby™ Star Allies game.


  • Use Friend Hearts to charm enemies and have them fight alongside you!
  • Drop-In/Drop-Out Co-Op: Play through the entire game with up to four* players or with CPU friends.
  • Combine abilities with elements such as wind and water to create new Friend Abilities.
  • Some bosses and enemies are weak to certain elemental attacks, so remember to strategize!
  • Earn additional Illustration Pieces and items with compatible amiibo™ figures (sold separately).

If you are interested in trying the free demo or purchasing the digital version of the game, please visit

*Additional accessories may be required for multiplayer mode. Sold separately.


Craig Majaski

Craig has been covering the video game industry since 1995. His work has been published across a wide spectrum of media sites. He's currently the Editor-In-Chief of Nintendo Times and contributes to Gaming Age.

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