Kirby in Robot Armor Is Exactly as Fun as It Sounds

Planet Popstar is under attack from the villainous legions of Haltmann Works Company in Kirby: Robobot Planet, and at WonderCon 2016 Nintendo gave the press a chance to save it. During the convention, IGN got to play the upcoming 3DS Kirby title and try out two demo levels to get a sense of the game.

The first demo level started off simple enough, returning to the classic Kirby feel and echoing the multi-plane mechanics of Kirby: Triple Deluxe. A lot of this normal gameplay will be familiar to longtime Kirby players — opponents can of course be absorbed or their abilities can be copied, and Kirby needs to navigate both the foreground and the background to defeat enemies, find key items, and progress in the level.

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