Mr. Frosty

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Mr. Frosty
SKC Mr. Frosty Art.png
In-game artwork of Mr. Frosty from Super Kirby Clash.
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Debut game Kirby's Adventure (1993)
Latest game Super Kirby Clash (2019)
Other game(s) Kirby's Pinball Land
Kirby's Dream Land 2
Kirby's Block Ball
Kirby's Toy Box
Kirby Super Star
Kirby Tilt 'n' Tumble
Kirby: Nightmare in Dream Land
Kirby & The Amazing Mirror
Kirby: Squeak Squad
Kirby Super Star Ultra
Kirby Mass Attack (Kirby Quest)
Kirby: Triple Deluxe
Kirby: Planet Robobot
Team Kirby Clash Deluxe
Kirby Star Allies
Copy Ability Freeze, Ice
Similar to Mr. Floaty
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Mr. Frosty is a recurring Mid-Boss in the Kirby series. He appears in several games, starting with Kirby's Adventure and continuing up to Super Kirby Clash. In Kirby's Adventure and its remake, when inhaled, Kirby gets the Freeze ability. In subsequent games in the series, however, when inhaled, Kirby gets the Ice ability.

Appearance[edit]

Mr. Frosty is a white walrus-like creature, who wears black overalls with blue buttons (blue overalls with purple stripes in Kirby: Triple Deluxe) and icy blue shoes. He is occasionally recolored red or green.

In Kirby: Triple Deluxe, Mr. Frosty gets a deluxe form, known as Mr. Frosty DX. Now he is more of a vanilla color, with green feet. He has red overalls with yellow stripes. He now has a black mouth instead of a blue one.

Game appearances[edit]

Kirby's Adventure/Kirby: Nightmare in Dream Land[edit]

KA Frosty sprite.png In Kirby's Adventure and its remake, Mr. Frosty appears as one of the first Mid-Bosses. Here is where his familiar battle style was established; namely, his ability to kick block of ice around and swallow Kirby. He is first seen in Vegetable Valley - Stage 4.

Kirby's Pinball Land[edit]

Mr. Frosty appears in the lowermost board of Poppy Brothers' Land. Kirby can bump into him to earn 480 points and make his overalls slip for a moment. After being bumped 6 times, Mr. Frosty will change his pose, and should Kirby run into him again, the overalls-wearing walrus will grab him. From there, the player can time a release with the A button to make Mr. Frosty release Kirby in one of four directions.

Kirby's Dream Land 2[edit]

Acting exactly the same as in Kirby's Adventure (save for giving Ice instead of Freeze), the walrus reappears in Kirby's Dream Land 2.

Kirby's Block Ball[edit]

Mr. Frosty appears as both a regular enemy and as a Boss in Stage 6. As a regular enemy, he takes 4 hits to defeat and is worth 5000 points. As a boss, he has 12 hit points and attacks by rolling around, worth 50000 points when defeated.

Kirby's Toy Box[edit]

Mr. Frosty makes two notable appearances in this collection of mini-games, one being the Arrange Ball where nine of them highlight occupied holes and one large lies in the background, and the other in Pinball where he serves as one of the better targets on the board.

Kirby Super Star and Kirby Super Star Ultra[edit]

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Sprite of Mr. Frosty from Kirby Super Star

Mr. Frosty is a Mid-Boss once again in Kirby Super Star and Kirby Super Star Ultra. He attacks the same way and is first fought at Float Islands. For the first time in the series, he is weak to fire-based attacks.

Kirby Tilt 'n' Tumble[edit]

KTnT Mr Frosty.png Mr. Frosty makes a somewhat strange appearance in Kirby Tilt 'n' Tumble. Here, he is not a mid-boss, nor can he actually harm Kirby. Instead, he appears in Lvl 3-1 riding a surfboard and carrying a Red Star. When Kirby gets close, Mr. Frosty will try to ride away from Kirby, taking the Red Star with him. If Kirby collides directly with Mr. Frosty, he will be bounced away similar to a bumper. Kirby will need to grab the Red Star from Mr. Frosty before the walrus gets away with it.

Kirby & The Amazing Mirror[edit]

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Mr. Flosty[sic], as he was named in Kirby & The Amazing Mirror.

Mr. Frosty is still a mid-boss in Kirby & The Amazing Mirror, now named Mr. Flosty in English. He can throw ice blocks of two different sizes. He is identical to his appearance in Nightmare in Dream Land.

Locations[edit]

Kirby battles Mr. Flosty in Olive Ocean. His misspelled name is visible in the lower-right corner.

Mr. Flosty can be found in the following rooms:

Kirby: Squeak Squad[edit]

Mr. Frosty is a mid-boss in Kirby: Squeak Squad, and has the same appearance and attacks as his other appearances.

Kirby Mass Attack[edit]

Mr. Frosty appears in the Kirby Mass Attack Sub-Game Kirby Quest as one of Kirby's opponents. He appears in Stage 26 alongside two Oohroo and in Stage 38 with two Fuufuu. He has 480 HP.

Kirby: Triple Deluxe[edit]

Mr. Frosty returns as a mid-boss and makes his first 3D appearance in Kirby: Triple Deluxe. Like the other bosses, he also has a DX form. He has a new attack, where he flies around the screen in a cyclone of snow. Despite this, he is arguably the easiest Mid-Boss to defeat in this game.

Locations[edit]

In Kirby: Triple Deluxe Mr. Frosty can be found in the following levels and stages:

Mr. Frosty locations in Kirby: Triple Deluxe  
Stage Stage 1 Stage 2 Stage 3 Stage 4 Stage 5 Stage 6 EX Stage 7 EX Stage 8 EX
Fine Fields No Yes No No N/A No N/A N/A
Lollipop Land No No No No N/A No N/A N/A
Old Odyssey No No No No No N/A Yes N/A
Wild World No No No No No N/A No N/A
Endless Explosions Yes No No No Yes N/A No N/A
Royal Road No No No No Yes N/A No No

Kirby: Planet Robobot[edit]

From Team Kirby Clash
Quote1.png Tame the wild Ice Beast who stalks the moonlit lake! Quote2.png
— Quest description from Team Kirby Clash

Mr. Frosty is one of the opponents that must be faced in the Sub-Game Team Kirby Clash. Here, he is much larger and with greater stamina. He also can throw more than one ice block at a time, in an effort to hit multiple Kirbys.

Team Kirby Clash Deluxe[edit]

Quote1.png Enter the ice beast! Stamp out this nuisance before he freezes up the Grasslands! Quote2.png
— flavor text from Team Kirby Clash Deluxe

Mr. Frosty returns in the expanded Sub-Game, appearing on three separate occasions to battle Team Kirby. New moves include elaborate acrobatics and quick icy spins.

Kirby Star Allies[edit]

Mr. Frosty was the first confirmed Mid Boss to appear in this game. He is somewhat larger than he has been in other main series titles, and has obtained new overalls which no longer have a hole in the rump (though it is still hard to miss). Curiously, unlike the other Mid-Bosses in this title, Mr. Frosty cannot be recruited directly as an ally, instead being replaced by Chilly if a Friend Heart is tossed at him once he's down.

The following is a list of attacks Mr. Frosty can perform as a mid-boss in Kirby Star Allies. Italics denote variations done by his harder variation only.

Mr. Frosty’s attacks as a mid-boss in Kirby Star Allies  
Attack Description Variants
Jump Mr. Frosty hops in place once, twice or three times. He may spin around while jumping in place three times.
Charge Mr. Frosty hops back and then runs forward before belly-sliding past a targeted character. He can also be dazed if he runs into a wall. His harder version turns around before belly-sliding. In phase 1, he turns around once. In phase 2, he turns around twice.
Snowball/Snowman Mr. Frosty pulls out a snowball, throws it high in the air and then pushes it forward, either bouncing it along with his butt or pushing it forward with his arms. He might sometimes throw out two snowballs which form a snowman before launching it. The snowman makes higher bounces compared to the snowballs. His regular variation's snowballs and snowmen are small and the snowballs lightly bounce along the ground. His harder variation's snowballs and snowmen are bigger and the snowballs roll on the ground.
Bellyflop Mr. Frosty jumps high in the air and then bellyflops onto a chosen target. The targeted character is flattened temporarily if the attack connects. He can do two small hops before bellyflopping or proceed straight to the bellyflop. When his harder variation lands from a bellyflop, a small ice shard appears in front of Mr. Frosty for a few seconds. His harder variation, should he immediately start bellyflopping, does this three times in a row in the second phase, with the last bellyflop producing the ice shard.
Swallow Charge Mr. Frosty opens his mouth wide and proceeds to dash forward. He will eventually belly-slide if he passes a targeted character that's above him. He can also be dazed if he runs into a wall. If a character gets caught on ground-level, they are quickly eaten and will take rapid damage. Rapidly moving the Control Stick will cause the trapped character to escape faster. The dash maneuver is done a little bit faster for his harder variation's battle.

Mr. Frosty's regular variation begins with these three attacks:

  • Jump
  • Charge
  • Snowball

After that, he then attacks in a fixed order on loop as follows:

  1. Charge
  2. Bellyflop [three total jumps]
  3. Jump x2
  4. Snowman
  5. Jump x3
  6. Charge
  7. Jump
  8. Jump x3
  9. Snowman
  10. Jump x2
  11. Charge
  12. Bellyflop [three total jumps]
  13. Jump x2
  14. Snowball
  15. Charge
  16. Jump
  17. Jump x3
  18. Snowman
  19. Jump x2
  20. Charge
  21. Bellyflop [three total jumps]
  22. Jump x2
  23. Snowman
  24. Jump x3
  25. Charge
  26. Jump
  27. Jump x3
  28. Snowball

After losing enough health, Mr. Frosty will abruptly switch to this pattern:

  1. Swallow Charge
  2. Jump x2
  3. Snowball x4
  4. Jump x3
  5. Charge
  6. Swallow Charge
  7. Snowball x3 + Snowman
  8. Jump x3
  9. Bellyflop [three total jumps]
  10. Swallow Charge
  11. Snowball
  12. Bellyflop [one total jump]
  13. Swallow Charge
  14. Snowballs x4
  15. Jump x3
  16. Charge
  17. Swallow Charge
  18. Snowballs x3 + Snowman
  19. Jump x3
  20. Bellyflop [three total jumps]
  21. Swallow Charge
  22. Snowball
  23. Bellyflop [one total jump]
  24. Swallow Charge
  25. Snowballs x3
  26. Jump x3
  27. Charge
  28. Swallow Charge
  29. Snowballs x3 + Snowman
  30. Jump x3
  31. Bellyflop [three total jumps]
  32. Swallow Charge
  33. Snowball
  34. Bellyflop [one total jump]

He also has a harder variation much like all the other mid-bosses with some new attacks and upgrades to his already-existing attacks.

His harder variation begins with this attack:

  • Jump

He then proceeds to attack in a fixed order on loop as follows:

  1. Bellyflop [three total jumps]
  2. Jump x2
  3. Snowball
  4. Jump x2
  5. Charge
  6. Jump x2
  7. Bellyflop [one total jump]
  8. Jump x2
  9. Snowballs x4
  10. Jump x2
  11. Swallow Charge
  12. Jump x2
  13. Bellyflop [three total jumps]
  14. Jump x2
  15. Snowball
  16. Jump x2
  17. Charge
  18. Jump x2
  19. Bellyflop [one total jump]
  20. Jump x2
  21. Giant Snowman
  22. Jump x2
  23. Jump x2
  24. Swallow Charge
  25. Jump x2

After losing enough health, Mr. Frosty abruptly switches to this fixed order on loop:

  1. Bellyflop x3
  2. Jump x2
  3. Giant Snowman
  4. Jump x3
  5. Charge
  6. Bellyflop x3
  7. Jump x2
  8. Giant Snowman
  9. Jump x3
  10. Swallow Charge
  11. Bellyflop x3
  12. Jump x2
  13. Snowballs x4
  14. Jump x2
  15. Charge
  16. Bellyflop x3
  17. Jump x2
  18. Giant Snowman
  19. Jump x2
  20. Swallow Charge
  21. Bellyflop x3
  22. Jump x2
  23. Giant Snowman
  24. Jump x2
  25. Charge
  26. Bellyflop x3
  27. Jump x2
  28. Snowballs x4
  29. Jump x2
  30. Swallow Charge

Twin Frosty is fought in some stages and on Soul Melter of The Ultimate Choice and comes in two varieties. It can consist of one regular and one hard variation or two hard variations, both of which attack in a different order from each other.

Locations[edit]

In Kirby Star Allies Mr. Frosty can be found in the following levels and stages:

Mr. Frosty locations in Kirby Star Allies  
Stage Appearance? Stage Appearance?
Green Gardens Yes Falluna Moon No
Donut Dome No Planet Misteen No
Honey Hill No Mareen Moon No
Fruity Forest No Planet Caverna Yes
Clash at Castle Dedede No Grott Moon No
Extra Eclair No Planet Frostak No
Friendly Field No Blizzno Moon No
Reef Resort No Planet Towara Yes
Echo's Edge Yes Gabbel Moon No
Nature's Navel No Star Lavadom No
Sacred Square No Sizzlai Moon No
Inside Islands Yes Jambandra Base No
Duplex Dream No The Divine Terminus No
Gatehouse Road No Extra Planet α No
Eastern Wall No Extra Planet β No
Longview Corridor No Extra Planet γ No
Western Outer Wall No Extra Planet δ No
Inner Sanctum No Ability Planet Yes
Heavenly Hall No Dimension I No
Sector A Yes Dimension II No
Sector B No Dimension III No
Sector C No Dimension IV Yes
Planet Earthfall No

Super Kirby Clash[edit]

Mr. Frosty in Super Kirby Clash.

Mr. Frosty returns as an enemy encounter in Super Kirby Clash, serving largely the same role he did in its predecessor. He is faced in four different Quests, and appears with King Doo in Team First Contact and with his similar cohort Mr. Floaty in Team Shimmy.

Attacks[edit]

The following are all of Mr. Frosty's attacks in Super Kirby Clash. Note that attack names are conjectural:

Mr. Frosty's attacks in Super Kirby Clash  
Attack Description Variants
Charge Mr. Frosty starts running, and falls on his face after a while. He may stop and gobble up a Kirby he runs into. He may also perform a much quicker run which travels further, but this leaves him dazed afterward.
Triple Charge Mr. Frosty conjures a field of ice around himself and starts running. He turns around twice in fixed intervals to charge again each time before running into a wall at the end and becoming dazed.
Ice Toss Mr. Frosty pulls out blocks of ice, tosses them upward, then hits them forward as they fall back down. These blocks can be broken using an attack. In later quests, he may attempt to throw several at once.
Acrobatics Mr. Frosty pulls back, and then performs a series of quick and long jumps. He finishes with a heavy body slam which can flatten Kirbys underneath. In later quests, these jumps become quicker and more numerous.
Ice Tackle Mr. Frosty starts hovering as he spins and breathes a cone of frost. This move can either be done as Mr. Frosty weaves in and out of the background, or straight forward across the arena.
Ice Toss Tackle Mr. Frosty starts hovering toward the middle of the arena as he spins and breathes a cone of frost. While spinning, he throws out blocks of ice in semi-random trajectories.

In Kirby: Right Back at Ya![edit]

Mr. Frosty as he appears in Kirby: Right Back at Ya!.

Mr. Frosty makes a tiny cameo appearance as a monster in the Kirby: Right Back at Ya! episode Cowardly Creature. He is shown briefly training as part of the "Young Monsters of the Future" program run by monster clowns, attempting to balance on a unicycle.

Trivia[edit]

Mr. Frosty as he was going to appear in Kirby's Air Ride on the Nintendo 64.
  • While Mr. Frosty is preparing ice to throw at Kirby, the player gets a good view of his rump, a characteristic of him that is shown in many Kirby games.
  • Mr. Frosty was going to appear in the canceled Nintendo 64 version of Kirby Air Ride. He was seen riding an orange Warp Star. At that time, it was unknown if he was going to be playable or not. Mr. Frosty did not appear as a playable character in the GameCube version of the game.

Gallery[edit]

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese ミスター・フロスティ
Misutā Furosuti
Mister Frosty
Chinese 冰霜先生[1]
Bīngshuāng Xiānshēng
Mr. Frost
French Frigor Efik Pun on frigorifique, refrigerated
German Dr. Eisbert
Dr. Eisbart
Dr. Icebert; pun on Eisberg, iceberg
Dr. Icebeard; used exclusively in Kirby & The Amazing Mirror
Italian Dadopagos
Korean 미스터 프로스티
Miseuteo Peuroseuti
Mr. Frosty
Spanish Sr. Mórsez -


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