New Overview Trailer for Kirby: Battle Royale

Nintendo has shared a new overview trailer for Kirby: Battle Royale.

Featured above, the roughly six-and-a-half minute long Japanese trailer gives a nice overview of the upcoming Nintendo 3DS game.

Up to four players will be able to duke it out with a multitude of classic Kirby abilities, or play through other game modes like Ore Express.

Here’s a rundown on the game:

Kirby is about to enter a tournament against his toughest rival yet…himself!

In local* or online ** battle arenas, up to 4 players can fight until the last Kirby standing wins. There are other modes too, like Ore Express, a mad dash to hoard treasure. Choose an ability and prove you’re the one Kirby to rule them all. Not to mention, there’s a single-player story mode too!

  • As a Kirby™ with a special ability, up to 4 players can battle together*
  • Battle via local wireless or regional online** play
  • In Battle Arena mode, everyone fights until the last Kirby™ standing wins
  • In Ore Express mode, hoard treasure until the fastest Kirby™ wins
  • A single-player story mode offers another way to enjoy the game

Kirby: Battle Royale is launching for the Nintendo 3DS on January 19th in North America and Europe.

Brandon Orselli


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