Rolling Waddle Dee

From WiKirby, your independent source of Kirby knowledge.
Jump to navigationJump to search
Rolling Waddle Dee
KSA Honey Hill 07.jpg
Screencap of Kirby and his friends being chased by a packed ball of Rolling Waddle Dees from Honey Hill.
First game Kirby Star Allies
Similar entities Waddle Dee, Boulder
 This box: view  talk  edit 
This article is about the stage hazard from Kirby Star Allies. For Waddle Dees in a more general context, see Waddle Dee.

Rolling Waddle Dee is an enemy and stage hazard present in Kirby Star Allies. The name refers to any number of Waddle Dees who may be rolling, whether it be an individual Waddle Dee, or a packed ball of them. A ball typically consists of a hundred or a thousand Waddle Dees packed tightly together, and while an individual can be defeated or inhaled by normal means, the balls cannot be attacked using any conventional methods. Balls of rolling Waddle Dees can be seen bouncing in from the background in addition to merely rolling along floors and down hills. The Waddle Dees inside appear to have no control over (or desire to be in) the ball formation, and it is not entirely clear what is holding them together. Once a rolling Waddle Dee Ball hits a wall or other obstacle, it will break apart, sending the Waddle Dees composing it flying off in various directions.

The Waddle Dee balls will hurt Kirby and his friends on contact and can break through obstacles such as Star Blocks, stone blocks, and metal blocks. The ball formation is immune to normal attacks, but can be destroyed using repeated volleys from the Friend Star, with each hit causing the ball to become smaller until it breaks.


In Kirby Star Allies Rolling Waddle Dee can be found in the following levels and stages:

Rolling Waddle Dee locations in Kirby Star Allies  
Stage Appearance? Stage Appearance?
Green Gardens Xmark.png Falluna Moon Xmark.png
Donut Dome Xmark.png Planet Misteen Xmark.png
Honey Hill Xmark.png Mareen Moon Xmark.png
Fruity Forest Xmark.png Planet Caverna Xmark.png
Clash at Castle Dedede Xmark.png Grott Moon Xmark.png
Extra Eclair Yescheck.png Planet Frostak Xmark.png
Friendly Field Xmark.png Blizzno Moon Xmark.png
Reef Resort Xmark.png Planet Towara Xmark.png
Echo's Edge Xmark.png Gabbel Moon Xmark.png
Nature's Navel Xmark.png Star Lavadom Xmark.png
Sacred Square Xmark.png Sizzlai Moon Xmark.png
Inside Islands Xmark.png Jambandra Base Xmark.png
Duplex Dream Xmark.png The Divine Terminus Xmark.png
Gatehouse Road Xmark.png Extra Planet α Xmark.png
Eastern Wall Xmark.png Extra Planet β Xmark.png
Longview Corridor Xmark.png Extra Planet γ Xmark.png
Western Outer Wall Xmark.png Extra Planet δ Yescheck.png
Inner Sanctum Xmark.png Ability Planet Xmark.png
Heavenly Hall Xmark.png Dimension I Yescheck.png
Sector A Xmark.png Dimension II Xmark.png
Sector B Xmark.png Dimension III Xmark.png
Sector C Xmark.png Dimension IV Yescheck.png
Planet Earthfall Xmark.png


Names in other languages[edit]

The official Japanese names are derived from ころがるワドルディ ("Rolling Waddle Dee"), which refers to a single Waddle Dee rolling on a slope.


Language Name Meaning
Japanese ころがる100のワドルディ
Korogaru Hyaku no Wadorudi
100 Rolling Waddle Dees


Language Name Meaning
Japanese ころがる1000のワドルディ
Korogaru Sen no Wadorudi
1000 Rolling Waddle Dees