SHOOT FOR THE STARS WITH KIRBY ON VIRTUAL CONSOLE

Join Kirby in his first 3D adventure propelling him out of Dream Land and to the stars! First seen on Nintendo 64 in 2001, Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards™ sees Kirby enlisted to help a new friend trace all the pieces of a precious, shattered crystal. Taking him on a dynamic adventure across six worlds, resulting in a showdown with enemy Dark Matter, everyone’s favourite powerful, pink puffball must save his friends from this deadly new foe. As Kirby, players can utilise his unique copy ability, gulping down enemies to replicate their abilities, or mix and match them to discover dozens of new Kirby powers. As an added bonus, Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards™ features three exciting mini-games to enjoy with up to three other players! This cute, colourful title is available to download for 1000 Wii Points on this week’s Virtual Console!

Virtual Console offers users the ultimate retro gaming experience. This week’s title joins the list of 193 classic titles already available for Virtual Console in Europe.


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