Meta Knight (Kirby's Epic Yarn)

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Meta Knight
Artwork of Meta Knight from Kirby's Epic Yarn.
First game Kirby's Epic Yarn
Latest game Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn
Theme music

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This article is about Meta Knight's boss appearance in Kirby's Epic Yarn and Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn. For Meta Knight in general, see Meta Knight.

Meta Knight is the boss of Space Land in Kirby's (Extra) Epic Yarn.

In Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn, Meta Knight is playable in the Sub-Game 'Slash & Bead'.

In Cut-Scenes[edit]

Meta Knight's first Cut-Scene appearance is late in the game, when he is found on the battleship Halberd, wondering why Dream Land is starting to look like Patch Land. Yin-Yarn suddenly appears, and sucks up Meta Knight with his sock.


Meta Knight (Kirby's Epic Yarn)
KEY Meta Knight Preview.png
Preview screen for Meta Knight.
Treasures -Meta Knight music
Patch Switch Patch
Previous Stage Stellar Way
Next Stage Moon Base
Theme Music

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Meta Knight serves as the boss of Space Land, and is unlocked after using the Switch Patch obtained from Stellar Way. Completing this stage is required to gain access to Dream Land, and obtaining a high bead score is necessary to obtain the Satellite Patch and access Moon Base.

Patch Animation[edit]

Tossing the patch activates the fortress in the middle of the map, turning on the lights and causing the door to open.


In battle, Meta Knight will create waves by slashing his sword, which can be turned into Yarn Balls with Kirby's Yarn Whip to be thrown back at him. He has four swords during his battle. The swords that he uses in order are green, blue, purple and red. Also, if Kirby collects enough beads during Meta Knight's battle, he will get the Satellite Patch, which allows him to enter the Moon Base.

During the fight, Meta Knight will alternate at random between six different attacks, listed as follows:

  • Meta Knight swoops toward Kirby or Fluff and performs a spinning slash.
  • Meta Knight creates curved energy projectiles that fly in at an arc. These can be collected using the Yarn Whip to retaliate. The size and number of these blasts can vary.
  • Meta Knight flies overhead and performs a spinning slash as he drops (starts on second phase).
  • Meta Knight channels energy into his sword, making it grow huge. He then sweeps one side of the stage with it (starts on third phase).
  • Meta Knight flies overhead and then strikes downward with a Down Thrust (starts on third phase).
  • Meta Knight conjures two yarn tornadoes which sweep across the stage (starts on final phase).

Meta Knight also becomes faster with each phase, making it more difficult not to get hit by his attacks.

Medal Bead Scores[edit]

  • Bronze - 750 points
  • Silver - 1500 points
  • Gold - 2250 points
  • Patch - 3100 points

A perfect score in this stage is 4000 points.

Video Walkthrough[edit]

Flawless fight with Meta Knight.