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Beam is a Copy Ability primarily obtained by absorbing an energy beam-using enemy, such as Waddle Doos or Laser Balls, as well as by using Copy Essences. It allows Kirby to perform one of several beam attacks, such as a magical beam whip attack, which is useful for hitting switches, Bomb Blocks, and Star Blocks behind solid walls in order to get to hidden areas and items. Typically, Kirby obtains a red and yellow jester hat when this Copy Ability is obtained.
Beam is among Kirby's oldest Copy Abilities, first appearing in Kirby's Adventure, and having solid representation in the series since then. In addition to the base ability, there are several spin-off powers and forms, including the Beam Mage, the Robobot Beam Mode, and the Flare Beam Super Ability. In more recent titles, it has also gained electrical properties, able to infuse allies' weapons with the Zap Power Effect in Kirby Star Allies.
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