Crash

From WiKirby, your independent source of Kirby knowledge.
Jump to navigationJump to search
King Dedede KSS artwork.png This article or section is a stub. You can help WiKirby by expanding it.
needs proper game appearances section and more quotes
Crash
KRTDL Crash.png
Artwork of Crash Kirby from Kirby's Return to Dream Land.
Details
First game Kirby's Adventure
Latest game Kirby Star Allies
Other game(s) Kirby Super Star
Kirby: Nightmare in Dream Land
Kirby & The Amazing Mirror
Kirby: Canvas Curse
Kirby Super Star Ultra
Kirby's Return to Dream Land
Kirby: Triple Deluxe
Kirby: Planet Robobot
Type(s) Single use
Obtained from Anglep (when scanned with Copy), Bomber, Searches, Scarfy (when scanned with Copy), Poppy Bros. Sr.'s bomb (after defeat; Kirby's Adventure, Kirby: Nightmare in Dream Land), Paint Roller's bomb, Metal General's giant missiles, Dark Mind's bomb
Power(s) Performs a destructive attack that clears all enemies off the screen; ignites the cannon fuse.
Comparable to Mike, Cook, Paint, Magic
 This box: view  talk  edit 

Crash is an ability primarily obtained by absorbing a warhead enemy, Bomber. It allows Kirby to perform a destructive attack, Crash Fireball, which wipes the screen clear of enemies. When a Bomber is seen, Kirby must be quick enough to inhale it, so as to obtain the crash ability. If not, then the Bomber would walk off a cliff and explode, dealing damage to Kirby. In Kirby's Return to Dream Land, the ability is obtained primarily from a floating round bomb creature called a Search, which will try to detonate in a large explosion if Kirby or his friends get too close. Also starting with this title, Kirby gained the ability to make his Crash explosion even more powerful (albeit only effective on bosses/mini-bosses) by charging it up beforehand. This can be done when the player holds down the B (or 1) button while mashing the D-pad (or shaking the Wii Remote).

The Crash ability was first seen in Kirby's Adventure. Since then, it has made appearances in several titles, first gaining its modern look in Kirby's Return to Dream Land.

The Crash ability does not produce a Helper due to two key reasons:

  • The enemies associated with Crash explode either by impact with Kirby or the ground or detonate in the pink puffball's proximity.
  • Crash (like Mike) is limited use, so a Helper with it would provide issues for a second player who wants to play for more than a brief moment.

Gallery[edit]

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese クラッシュ
Kurasshu
Crash
Chinese 爆裂
bào liè
Crash/Burst
Dutch Kaboem Ka-boom
French Foudre Lightning
German Kugelblitz Bulletstorm
Italian Bomba Bomb
Korean 크래시
Keulaesi
Crash
Russian Крах
Krakh
Crash
Spanish Catapum Ka-boom