Spookstep is a ghostly enemy that debuted in Kirby: Triple Deluxe. It looks somewhat like a ghostly version of Waddle Dee, but it has a much creepier face with only one eye and a gaping mouth. It raises its arms up in a stereotypical monster manner when it runs after Kirby. It yields no Copy Ability if inhaled.
Kirby: Triple Deluxe
In Kirby: Triple Deluxe, Spookstep is first encountered in the Lollipop Land level. Spookstep will usually poof onto the scene from the air before attacking, and if encountered in rooms with mirrors, it will be invisible unless viewed through said mirror.
In Kirby: Triple Deluxe, Spookstep can be found in the following levels and stages:
|Spookstep 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|
Kirby and the Forgotten Land
Spookstep returns as an enemy in Kirby and the Forgotten Land, where its English name is first provided. It has the same appearance and behavior as before.
In Kirby and the Forgotten Land, Spookstep can be found in the following stages:
Figure of Spookstep from Kirby and the Forgotten Land
Halloween 2017 illustration from the Kirby JP Twitter featuring Spookstep
Names in other languages
|French||Lampœil||Portmanteau of lampe (lamp) and œil (eye)|
|German||Horrorlicht||Horror + Licht (light)|
|Portmanteau of "뚜벅뚜벅(Ttubeok-ttubeok, onomatopoeia for footstep)" and "고스트(Ghost)".|
|Spanish||Lampiterror||Portmanteau of the words lámpara, meaning "lamp" and terror|