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    June 22, 2023 - New NIWA Member: Mystery Dungeon Franchise Wiki, the wiki for all Mystery Dungeon games, from Dragon Quest to Pokémon. Feel free to visit them, but try not to get lost in the labyrinths!
  • March 25th, 2023 - WiKirby just reached 4,000 articles, with Road to Victory being the 4,000th one! Thanks for your continued support; WiKirby wouldn't be here today without you all! Let's celebrate with a delicious picnic!
  • March 16th, 2023 - Heads up, WiKirbians! Just a friendly reminder that on March 27th, 2023, Nintendo plans to completely shut down the eShops for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS. There were a lot of great Kirby games on offer for both of those devices, whether made for the systems or on Virtual Console, so if you were looking to get your hands on any of those games, now would be the time to do it. Don't let the chance to legally own and play Kirby's Blowout Blast slip you by for the rest of eternity! That would be a darned shame...
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    March 2nd, 2023 - New NIWA Member: Kovopedia, the go-to encyclopedia about the wonderous world of Magical Vacation, has swung down from the stars and made its place in the Nintendo Independent Wiki Alliance! Visit them to rejuvenate your spirit!
  • February 8th, 2023 - Prepare to bow, WiKirby! Welcome your new overlord! In today's Nintendo Direct, a new Extra Game for Kirby's Return to Dream Land Deluxe was revealed, called Magolor Epilogue: The Interdimensional Traveler! In it, you will play as Magolor and regain his lost powers in order to return home. In addition, a number of classic Kirby games were announced to appear with the new Nintendo Switch Online Game Boy/Game Boy Color and Game Boy Advance services. Lastly, a demo of Kirby's Return to Dream Land Deluxe is set to release later today!
  • February 8th, 2023 - The Russian wiki referendum has concluded! Russian WiKirby will proceed in the same webspace as English WiKirby! We look forward to their first articles!
  • January 24th, 2023 - Эй, Эй, Эй! There's a referendum going on about potentially adding a Russian language version of WiKirby! Please go to the referendum page and vote on it in the corresponding talk page before the end of February 7th, 2023! Also, it's WiKirby's 13th anniversary! Let's celebrate with a Car-Mouth Cake!
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    January 19th, 2023 - New NIWA Member: Take heart! Kingdom Hearts Wiki has formally entered the Nintendo Independent Wiki Alliance! Be sure to visit if you wish to unlock the secrets of the franchise!
  • January 11th, 2023 - Heads up, Dream Landers! There's been a tidal wave of new information about the upcoming Kirby's Return to Dream Land Deluxe, including a new Copy Ability called Sand and the return of Festival! Other new information includes more sub-games and a new area called Merry Magoland. All this information is being added to the wiki as quickly as we can!
  • January 10th, 2023 - WiKirby now has an official Twitter account for site news!
  • January 1st, 2023 - Happy New Year, WiKirby! As part of WiKirby's New Years Resolution, all images that are known to be unsourced or improperly-sourced have been removed from mainspace and either deleted or archived. We will not be using such images on the wiki going forward! This has left a few small holes in our galleries in places, which you are more than free to replace if you find a properly-sourced version of what was removed. Please remember that we do not accept uploads that come from the Kirby Wiki on Fandom, or any other such wiki. Thank you, and here's to another great year!
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    December 14th, 2022 - New NIWA Member: Get your pencils and paper ready to go! Wapopedia, the Drawn to Life wiki, has been drawn into the NIWA alliance! Go check them out and let your imagination run wild!


  • December 10th, 2022 - Pinkyoshifan has been elected WiKirby's first Assistant Editor-in-Chief!
  • December 9th, 2022 - Kirby history has been made! At The Game Awards 2022 yesterday, Kirby and the Forgotten Land won the award for best family game of the year! Congrats to our lovable little pink ball!
  • December 3rd, 2022 - Voting has begun to select WiKirby's first Assistant Editor-in-Chief! Go to this page to vote before the end of December 9th, 2022!
  • November 25th, 2022 - Nominations for WiKirby's first ever Assistant Editor-in-Chief have begun! Go to this page to learn more and nominate our AEiC before the end of December 2nd, 2022, after which voting will commence!
  • November 8th, 2022 - And here we are! It's been officially confirmed that Kirby and the Forgotten Land has surpassed the original Kirby's Dream Land as the highest-selling game in the Kirby series. No more will this 30-year old series operate in the shadow of its original installment!
  • October 30th, 2022 - WiKirby has completed the process of switching hosts. Things are running smoothly and the wiki is now ad-free! Thanks for your patience!
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    October 19th, 2022 - Brave heroes of light, gather your power, wisdom, and courage, for our friends at Zelda Wiki have boldly forked off of Fandom and become Zeldapedia! With this step, the Triforce of original founding NIWA wikis has finally been restored to balance, and the land shall be at peace once more!
  • October 9th, 2022 - It has taken a little while, but the first batch of core pages to retain the Good template have been assigned their badges! Going forward, all future Good badges may only be assigned by staff, ideally through the Good recommendations page. Feel free to recommend a page that you think deserves the badge, and it will be looked into!
  • September 21st, 2022 - The Good referendum has concluded! The community has decided to overhaul the Good template to make it more exclusive, and disbar its usage on files entirely. Look out for the changes on the Featured content policy page!
  • September 13th, 2022 - Kirby fans rejoice! The newest Nintendo Direct has revealed a remake of Kirby's Return to Dream Land called Kirby's Return to Dream Land Deluxe for the Nintendo Switch! New features include an updated art style, a new Copy Ability called Mecha, and new and remastered Sub-Games! Look forward to the release on February 24th, 2023!
  • September 6th, 2022 - Attention, all WiKirby regulars! There is a new referendum happening right now, to decide the fate of the Good template. Please go to this page to read up about it, and this page to vote! The referendum ends after September 20th, 2022!
  • August 11, 2022 - The Kirby 30th Anniversary Music Festival was streamed worldwide! It announced that Kirby's Dream Buffet is releasing on August 17th, 2022, and a Blu-Ray box set for the Japanese version of Kirby: Right Back at Ya! is scheduled for this winter!
  • July 22nd, 2022 - Heads up! Kirby's Avalanche is now available on Nintendo Switch Online in the west, and Kirby's Star Stacker (Super Famicom) is available on the Japanese NSO service. If you have a Japanese Switch account, this is an opportunity to finally play the game on an official emulator!
  • July 12, 2022 - Kirby's Dream Buffet, a new spin-off, has just been announced for this summer!
  • June 28th, 2022 - WiKirbians and friends, let it be known that we have three high-profile promotions to announce today! Users MetaDragon and Pinkyoshifan have both been promoted to Administrator, and Kirbeat has been promoted to Moderator! Give them all your congratulations!
  • May 29th, 2022 - The spoiler referendum has ended! Going forward, spoilers will not be marked as such on individual pages. Instead, a sitewide spoiler warning will be placed at the top of every page. Thanks to everyone for helping us determine how best to proceed.
  • April 27th, 2022 - Today marks the 30th anniversary of the release of Kirby's Dream Land in Japan!
  • March 25th, 2022 - Get ready to join Kirby in a new world! Kirby and the Forgotten Land is now officially out worldwide! Note that endgame content and other spoilers will be added to the wiki shortly, so watch what you read if you do not want to be spoiled!
  • March 3rd, 2022 - Get a mouthful of this! A demo for Kirby and the Forgotten Land has been released, featuring three stages from the full game. Go take a look, and then see our increasing coverage of the game and its contents!
  • February 5th, 2022 - WiKirby now has a Community Poll on its main page! All readers and editors are invited to take part in these lighthearted polls that will be updated at semi-regular intervals.
  • January 12th, 2022 - New information on Kirby and the Forgotten Land has surfaced, including a release date for March 25th, 2022! Additionally, two new Copy Abilities were unveiled, those being Drill and Ranger, along with a plethora of other little details!


  • September 23rd, 2021 - A new mainline Kirby game, the first ever in 3D, has been announced at today's Nintendo Direct: Kirby and the Forgotten Land! It's set to release on Spring 2022. We will add more information about it as it comes!
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    May 9th, 2021 - New NIWA Member: From a parallel universe comes our latest NIWA inductee, Ukikipedia! Give them a visit for in-depth Super Mario 64 knowledge.
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    April 28th, 2021 - New NIWA Member: A new NIWA wiki has been summoned, Dragalia Lost Wiki! Get ready to team up with some Adventurers and Dragons!
  • April 24th, 2021 - Gigi has been elected as WiKirby's third Editor-in-Chief!
  • April 17th, 2021 - Voting has begun to select WiKirby's next Editor-in-Chief! Go to this page to vote before the end of April 23rd, 2021!
  • April 9th, 2021 - Our current Editor-in-Chief, YoshiFlutterJump has decided to step down from his position. As such, a new election is taking place right now to choose his successor! Go to this page to nominate for our next EiC before the end of April 16th, 2021, after which voting will commence!
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    March 13th, 2021 - New NIWA Member: A passage of fate has brought us Xeno Series Wiki, the newest NIWA inductee! Today, wikis move one step closer to the divine!
  • March 1st, 2021 - The drafted changes to EiC policy have passed, and will be implemented shortly. Thank you to all who voted!
  • February 15th, 2021 - We are currently reviewing and revising the Editor-in-Chief policy. Proposed changes include the Editor-in-Chief's powers and authority, as well as the election process.
    The drafted changes can be seen here. Feedback, questions, and comments on the draft can be made here.
  • January 24th, 2021 - Happy 11th anniversary to WiKirby!
  • January 15th, 2021 - Join in the debate! Go see WiKirby talk:Abbreviations and vote on whether you believe KSuS or KSS should become the standardized abbreviation for Kirby Super Star in filenames.
  • January 11th, 2021 - The Favicon referendum has been concluded, and a new favicon has been chosen for our wiki! New WiKirby Favicon candidate 1.png


  • December 27th, 2020 - Heads up! A referendum is being held regarding what WiKirby's favicon should be going forward!
    Head to this page to learn the details and vote on your favorite candidate before the 10th of January, 2021!
  • December 22nd, 2020 - WiKirby has formally established an affiliation with Mizuumi Wiki! Head over there for competitive-oriented coverage of niche fighting games, including Kirby Fighters 2!
  • September 23rd, 2020 - GET IT! Kirby Fighters 2 has been announced and subsequently released for the Nintendo Switch! Coverage is forthcoming, so hold on to your Copy Ability hats!
  • August 31st, 2020 - Our logo referendum has ended, and WiKirby now has a brand new shiny logo courtesy of StrawberryChan! Expect the logo to be updated within the next 24 hours! Also, user Gigi has been promoted to administrator! Everyone get out the cakes and Invincible Candy!
  • August 16th, 2020 - Hey, hey, hey! A new logo has been proposed for WiKirby! Go to this page and read up on how to vote on it! The deadline is the 30th of August, 2020 at 11:59:59 p.m. UTC, so don't delay, as this is an important decision!
  • June 15th, 2020 - WiKirby:Project Clean-Up, led by Trig Jegman, is now open! If you're wondering how you can help the wiki, why not go check it out?
  • May 23rd, 2020 - Local editor StrawberryChan has been promoted to administrator! Let's eat some shortcake to celebrate!
  • May 8th, 2020 - Both proposals have passed unanimously! As such, unfeaturement nominations are now open, and can be found at WiKirby:Featured Article Nomination/Unfeature. The current queue of featured articles can be found at Template:FA/doc. The naming policy has also been altered per proposal.
  • April 27th, 2020 - Local editor Obsessive Mario Fan has been promoted to administrator! Make sure to give him your cheers amid all the Kirby birthday celebrations!
  • April 27th, 2020 - Happy birthday, Kirby! Today is your 28th! Let's celebrate with some tomatoes and cake! Featured on the front page for the next week will be the official 28th anniversary illustration released by HAL Laboratory on the Kirby JP Twitter!
  • April 4th, 2020 - Local editor Owencrazyboy17 has been promoted to administrator! Time to commence the Festival Dance!
  • March 30th, 2020 - YoshiFlutterJump was elected WiKirby's second Editor-in-Chief!
  • March 23rd, 2020 - Hello all! It's time to elect a new Editor in Chief. Thanks to Fubaka (Talk) for all your work.
  • February 22nd, 2020 - The proposal regarding the requirements for featured articles has passed unanimously! Candidates for featured articles are no longer required to have two paragraphs or more in their opening abstract! That means articles that are necessarily relatively light in their openings no longer need to be barred from featurement!
  • February 7th, 2020 - Heads up! A new proposal has been made regarding the guidelines for featuring articles. Head to the proposals page to cast your vote before the 21st of February!
  • February 2nd, 2020 - Due to WiKirby's growing community, a formal proposals page has been created and added to the sidebar! If you have any suggestions or ideas to change how WiKirby operates, go and make a proposal there! Make sure to read the rules carefully, though.
  • January 25th, 2020 - Local editor YoshiFlutterJump has just been promoted to administrator! Make sure to give him your best Face-to-Face!
  • January 24th, 2020 - Happy Birthday, WiKirby! Today is WiKirby's tenth anniversary! A big thank you to everyone who helped WiKirby stick around this long! We will continue to work toward making WiKirby the best wiki it can be. Look forward to the 4000 page milestone, because it is coming!


  • December 8th, 2019 - The image resolution referendum has concluded! Option 2 is the winner, which means that upscaled images will be allowed on the wiki for general use, so long as they are not mistaken for vanilla screenshots or sprites, and native resolution images will still be preferred for all front-line content. Thanks to everyone who voted! The image standards will shortly be updated to reflect this recent decision.
  • November 10th, 2019 - Heads up! A referendum is taking place regarding how WiKirby should handle upscaled screenshots! If you want to help vote on the issue, go to this referendum page and cast a vote! The referendum ends after December 7th, 2019!
  • October 5th, 2019 - A new feature has been added to the wiki! Articles and files can now be marked as "Good" and given a special icon representing them as such. This new feature has been tied in to the revised featured content policy, and details can be found on that page.
  • September 24th, 2019 - Open the floodgates! WiKirby now allows unregistered users to make edits on pages. Still, any and all anonymous editors to the site are encouraged to make an account so we can be friends!
  • September 23rd, 2019 - The policy referendum has concluded and will now be archived. Thanks to everyone who took part in helping forge the new policy. Speaking of which, the new policy is now being implemented on the wiki. Be sure to check that out when you get the time and let Fubaka know if anything could be improved. Cheers!
  • September 19th, 2019 - Here it comes again! This year's Cross-Wiki Weekend will be happening this weekend, from the 20th to the 22nd of September! Head to the WiKirby:Cross-Wiki Weekend page to learn how to take part!
  • September 10th, 2019 - Local editor Results May Vary has just been promoted to administrator! Be sure to give him your cheers!
  • September 8th, 2019 - Heads-up! A referendum is being held to determine changes to WiKirby's policy! If you want to discuss potential changes, head over to this page to find out how! This referendum will end after the 22nd of September, so get a move-on!
  • September 6th, 2019 - Fubaka was elected Editor-in-Chief.
  • September 4th, 2019 - During the Nintendo Direct, a surprise sequel to Team Kirby Clash Deluxe was announced for release later today! The game is called Super Kirby Clash! Coverage forthcoming!
  • September 4th, 2019 - HAL Laboratory is hiring new developers for the Kirby series! This can only mean one thing...a new game must be in the works! Full details can be found (in Japanese) at this link.
  • August 7th, 2019 - Monobook is the new default skin and voting is open for the election.
  • August 3rd, 2019 - With the Wiki growing, we have two crucial things going on we would like community discussion on:
    1. Which skin will be the new default for the wiki?
    2. We are holding an election for an Editor-in-Chief position! (Details on what the position is and what they do is here).
  • April 27th, 2019 - Happy Birthday Kirby! Today is your 27th! Let's celebrate with some tomatoes and cake! Featured on the front page for the next week will be the official 27th anniversary illustration released by HAL Laboratory on the Kirby JP Twitter!
  • April 1st, 2019 - April Fools! We have a new featured article, about the elusive and mysterious enemy called Dracula Waddle by fans. Check it out!
  • March 8th, 2019 - Get your new woven hats ready! Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn releases today in North America and Europe, and tomorrow in Australia! Patch Land is waiting for your triumphant return; just watch out for Devils!
  • February 21st, 2019 - WiKirby has just reached the 3000 article milestone! A huge thanks to everyone who helped us reach this point, and may we continue to grow further. Shortcake and Energy Drinks all around!



  • November 26th, 2017 - WiKirby has surpassed 2000 articles. Here's to another 2000!
  • September 20th, 2017 - It's that time of year again! The Nintendo Independent Wiki Alliance (NIWA) is hosting the Cross-Wiki Weekend from the 22nd to the 24th of September. Jump onto other NIWA wikis and help out for a chance to win a $20 Nintendo eShop gift card! Check out all the details by clicking here. Best of luck!
  • September 13th, 2017 - A Nintendo Direct reveals the title of the upcoming Switch title as Kirby Star Allies. Additionally, the hinted-at 3DS title is revealed as Kirby: Battle Royale. Coverage forthcoming!
  • August 20th, 2017 - HIIIII! Say hello to Kirby Informer, our newest affiliate and sure to be a rising star in the Kirby galaxy. Check them out for news, guide content, fan works and more!
  • July 4th, 2017 - Kirby's Blowout Blast releases in Japan for Nintendo 3DS eShop. It will release internationally on the 6th.
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    June 22nd, 2017 - New NIWA Member: Strap your spring-loaded gloves on, ARMS Institute has been inducted into NIWA! Extend your reach to their database for all your ARMS needs!
  • June 13th, 2017 - A new Kirby game has been announced for the Nintendo Switch, currently titled Kirby for Nintendo Switch. Check out our coverage!
  • June 11th, 2017 - WiKirby now has an official Discord, Shiver Star. Join us to talk about the site and all things Kirby! Energy Drinks and snacks are free.
  • April 27th, 2017 - Today marks the 25th anniversary of the release of Kirby's Dream Land in Japan!
  • April 12th, 2017 - Team Kirby Clash Deluxe is released for Nintendo 3DS (digital only)! Additionally, another expanded Sub-Game, Kirby's Blowout Blast is set to release on 3DS this summer. Finally, an undisclosed multiplayer Kirby game is set to release at the end of the year for 3DS.
  • September 21st, 2016 - With Nintendo's birthday coming up, the Nintendo Independent Wiki Alliance (NIWA) will be hosting a Cross-Wiki Weekend Event from the 23rd to the 25th. Help out fellow member wikis for a chance to win a $20 Nintendo e-Shop Gift Card! More info can be found on the NIWA Network website. Good luck to all who join us in the celebrations!
  • June 10th, 2016 - Kirby: Planet Robobot releases in all regions, along with the Kirby series amiibo!
  • March 8th, 2016 - A new Kirby game, Kirby: Planet Robobot, has recently been announced for the Nintendo 3DS. Check out our coverage!


  • October 31st, 2012 - After a prolonged downtime, our fellow NIWA member Lylat Wiki is finally back online to help protect the Lylat System - with a slightly different URL, ending on .info instead of .org . Don't forget to update your bookmarks if you frequent it. Happy Halloween!
  • September 16th, 2012 - Kirby's Dream Collection, a package celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Kirby series, has been released in North America! Coinciding with its release, Nintendo of America is hosting a contest to win a free copy of the game; more information can be found on this Facebook page by Nintendo. In addition, owners of the game get a chance to win Kirby-themed round playing cards from Club Nintendo; check them out here. WiKirby wishes good luck to all entrants!
  • September 14th, 2012 - Fellow NIWA member F-Zero Wiki's very own forums have crossed the finishing line and are open to the public - Mute City Forums! If you like F-Zero, start your engines and cruise on over!
  • June 23rd, 2012 - To celebrate 20 years of Kirby, Kirby's Dream Collection has been announced for the Wii! The package will feature ports of six classic Kirby games as well as bonus material and — according to a tweet by Nintendo of America — will hit North America on the 16th of September. Be sure to check out our coverage on it!
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    March 30th, 2012 - New NIWA Member: Not with a Fizzle, but with a Bang, Dragon Quest Wiki has been inducted into NIWA! If you're on a quest for valuable Dragon Quest information, zoom there right away.
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    March 23rd, 2012 - New NIWA Member: Coinciding with Kid Icarus: Uprising's release in Europe and North America, Icaruspedia, a treasure chamber of Kid Icarus information, has joined NIWA! Don't forget to grab your Wings of Pegasus and fly over, but watch for falling Rokmen.
  • March 18th, 2012 - One year ago today, our friend Joshua LeJeune passed away. First an administrator at Zelda Wiki, then founding member of NIWA and owner of WiKirby, his passion and dedication remains imprinted in these projects to this day. WiKirby owes its very existence to him, and is forever dedicated to his memory. Our thoughts are with Josh's family at this difficult time.
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    March 16th, 2012 - New NIWA Member: As of today, F-Zero Wiki is officially on the road as NIWA's newest member! Be sure to speed on over and tank up some F-Zero information.
  • January 1st, 2012 - Happy New Year everyone! As you may have already noticed, our URL has been changed from to; unfortunately it hasn't been possible to renew the old domain name which was owned by Josh, so we changed to .com to make sure nobody will have problems accessing WiKirby. Most links on search engines have already been updated, so please be sure to update any bookmarks you may have saved. Rest assured that WiKirby will stay online; we aren't going anywhere! Here's to another fun and fruitful year together!


  • October 24th, 2011 - Kirby's Return to Dream Land, Kirby's newest adventure and the first original game with traditional Kirby gameplay since Kirby: Squeak Squad, has been released in North America! Coinciding with this, the main page has received a little redesigning, which is not necessarily final; do let us hear your opinions on the talk page. It's been a tough and uncertain time for WiKirby since the loss of its founder and main admin, but it doesn't look like it's going down any time soon. A big thank you to all who still support WiKirby even in these times, and be sure to help with our coverage of the pink puffball's latest endeavour as well!
  • March 20th, 2011 - The NIWA staff were informed that Joshua "Axiomist" LeJeune, founder and owner of WiKirby, has passed away. Please leave a message to the family here, as well as a moment to read his farewell letter.
  • March 1st, 2011 - News and a video of the Kirby AR card has surfaced, see it in action in the Nintendo 3DS article!
  • February 22nd, 2011 - Also newish, Nintendo of Europe's official site for Kirby's Epic Yarn is now working! NOE Official Epic Yarn page is more similar to the Nintendo of Japan site than the Nintendo of America one. Enjoy!
  • February 22nd, 2011 - A writer for is counting down for the 3DS release in a novel way. Jeremy Parish is giving the DS a Departing Salute by reminding gamers of some of the best DS games. Kirby: Canvas Curse made this list at number 10! Read it here.
  • February 17th, 2011 - Club Nintendo sent a Kirby patch with a coloring error in Kirby's eyes. To make up for this, not only did they mail a corrected version, but also included an otherwise unreleased Parachute form patch! All of the patches can be seen in the Merchandise article.
  • January 28th, 2011 - During Nintendo's investor meeting in Japan, the company revealed a new Kirby game in the works. (Source). Check out our article on Wii Kirby for more information!
January 27th, 2011 - NIWA News: Metroid Wiki is also celebrating its first year! WiKirby and Metroid Wiki both began operations this week, one year ago during the founding days of NIWA. We wish them a happy birthday and good luck for more! We also expect to have a coordinated birthday bash with them someday.
  • January 15th, 2011- IGN has awarded Kirby's Epic Yarn with the Best Visuals 2010 accolade! For the full story, visit IGN.
  • January 9th, 2011- The Official Kirby site has a new Patchifyer tool! You can use it to turn your photos into Patchwork!
  • January 9th, 2011- Happy Birthday to Zelda Temple, Zelda Temple is an associated site to WiKirby through Zelda Wiki, NIWA, and Fire Emblem Wiki. When WiKirby was born (almost a year ago now on January 24th) Zelda Temple's webmaster Yusei helped answer several tech questions. So we do wish them a Happy Birthday and many more!
  • January 7th, 2011- NintendoWorld 2011 has begun. The 3DS release date was announced for 2-26-11, and we'll be watching for any Kirby specific news.
  • January 1st, 2011- Happy New Years! WiKirby will be working with a new Let's Player, so expect updates on this! Animal Crossing Wiki is now Nookipedia, check out their great new site design as well!


  • December 30th, 2010- lists February 25, 2011 as the Kirby's Epic Yarn PAL (Europe and Australia) release date
  • December 30th, 2010- Club Nintendo is offering Kirby's Epic Yarn patches for 350 coins per pair. 2 sets are available. Kirby and Prince Fluff, & Kirby in Off-Roader and Saucer forms. Simply register your Nintendo games and equipment at to earn coins and "buy" prizes.
  • December 27th, 2010- On December 22, we experienced a server glitch which not only disabled the wiki, but also lost content created from November 25th to December 22. If anything you've edited during that time is missing, we do apologize and hope that you will resubmit your edits. We attempted several database restores but have not succeeded in regaining those contributions. WiKirby is now unlocked!
  • November 26th, 2010- Happy Thanksgiving to everyone! Eat like a Kirby!
  • November 25th, 2010- We apologize for the ongoing errors. We've outgrown our initial hosting plan and are in the process of upgrading now! When we're back, we'll be back better than before!
November 19, 2010 - New NIWA Member: Animal Crossing Wiki is now an official NIWA member! This wiki started by our affiliate, Animal Crossing Forums and merged with the great staff of the Animal Crossing Wikia site.
  • November 16th, 2010- WiKirby discovered that Nintendo finally has the Kirby's Epic Yarn manual available online as a downloadable pdf page. You can view it here at
  • November 16th, 2010- Issue XLIV of Super Mario Wiki's Shroom is available! As always it comes packed with amusing "news" and serious NIWA monthly news updates.
November 12, 2010 - New NIWA Member: Good news to all Donkey Kong fans out there: Donkey Kong Wiki has migrated from Wikia to independence and is now an official NIWA member! Swing in, no bananas required!
November 5, 2010 - New NIWA Member: Good news to all Mother/Earthbound fans out there: WikiBound is now an official NIWA member! Make sure you check them out, edit, and spread the PK Love!
October 15, 2010 - New NIWA Member: NIWA's newest member has been announced! WiKirby welcomes Smash Wiki, the number one source for Super Smash Bros. information to NIWA! We look forward to working with them for all of the Super Smash Bros coverage, bettering both wikis!
  • October 29th, 2010- Club Nintendo is offering 10 bonus coins for registering Kirby's Epic Yarn by November 16th. See Club Nintendo for other bonuses and prizes!
  • October 23, 2010- Iwata Asks: Late report, but an Iwata Asks interview concerning Kirby's Epic Yarn can be found here.
  • October 21, 2010- Downtime: Apologies for the recent downtime, unfortunately there was an issue with the database server. All is now OK, and WiKirby has been restored from a recent backup. Thanks to our rigorous backup schedule, only a minimal amount of edits were lost, approximately 8 hours worth in total (i.e. those changes made directly before we went offline). We're assured by our hosting provider that measures are in place to avoid future problems of this nature.
  • October 18, 2010- Issue XLII of Super Mario Wiki's The 'Shroom is available!
  • October 17, 2010- Kirby's Epic Yarn was released in the US! We'll report on reviews and sales data as soon as possible.
October 15, 2010 - StrategyWiki, our partner site for Kirby strategy guides is now a full member of NIWA! StrategyWiki has a large library of even Kirby guides, and the unknown reader can create wanted guides as well!
  • October 14, 2010- Kirby's Epic Yarn released in Japan, and the US official site has been updated recently. Visit the Official Site to see the name of several areas, friends, foes, transformations, and trailers for the upcoming Wii title!
  • October 10, 2010- Affiliation news- A YouTube "Let's Play" video uploader and WiKirby have affiliated! Nico will be adding videos and commentary for Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards. We'll add his videos to the Main Page video rotation and we recommend subscribing to Nico's channel!
October 8, 2010 - We have 2 new NIWA members this week! Our new friends at PikminCanon-NOT and Pikipedia not only are joining us, but have moved from Wikia to do so! Check out all of the great styling they created on their wiki! Both are separate domains on
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October 4, 2010 - Fellow NIWA member Wars Wiki has declared a victory for spelling deviations by region! Citizens of the United States and the European Union can rest assured, with peace at hand, one never has to see the other's spelling in the article body. Be sure to check out their great, new personalized feature!
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October 2, 2010 - New NIWA Member: NIWA has just announced their newest member, Lylat Wiki, your wiki for everything Star Fox related! Make sure you drop in and help out!
  • September 29, 2010- New Kirby DS game revealed today! During Nintendo's software lineup video for upcoming DS titles an all new Kirby DS game can be seen. Details are scarce, but see our analysis on the game!
  • September 25, 2010- Nintendo has sent a promotional email for Kirby's Epic Yarn recommending a visit to The Official Site. As of this posting, the "Full Site" is coming soon. See the email here!
  • September 23, 2010- V260 of Nintendo Power magazine features more Kirby's Epic Yarn news and a special column from Kirby's and Super Smash Bros.'s creator, Masahiro Sakurai. Masahiro discusses Kirby's Adventure on the NES and upcoming 3DS.
  • September 16, 2010- Tokyo Game Show wrapped up, Although Nintendo skipped the show, a new trailer, several new screenshots and cute artwork patches for Kirby's Epic Yarn have been released!
  • September 12, 2010- Mario Wiki has released a new issue of their resident periodical, The 'Shroom. The issue includes fun games, puzzles, Mario news, and NIWA news, read Issue XLI here!
  • September 10, 2010- New Affiliate: WiKirby has a new affiliate in the form of the Fire Emblem Wiki, a brand new wiki for all things Fire Emblem! Be sure to pay a visit!
  • September 6, 2010- WiKirby now has its first featured picture up and on the main page! Be sure to check it out, and vote for the next one!
September 1st, 2010 - NIWA News: Metroid: Other M for Wii has been released in the US, with other regions getting a release today or tomorrow! Fans of the Metroid series should be sure to head over to our friends at Metroid Wiki to catch all the exciting info fresh off the press!
  • August 31, 2010- We began our contest for Kirby's Epic Yarn!
  • August 7, 2010-Wars Wiki update- fellow NIWA member covering the Advance Wars, Battalion Wars, Game Boy Wars, and Famicom Wars series has a great new Main Page! Check it out and inform everyone everywhere of how great the NIWA wikis look!
  • July 16, 2010-Affiliate News Unseen64 and Animal Crossing Forums have affiliated with WiKirby! Unseen64 has long ago placed WiKirby links to all Kirby beta content articles. Be sure to check them out at Animal Crossing Forums is a new site with much promise, get to know them at Animal Crossing Forums!
  • July 13, 2010-Super Mario Wiki has released Issue XL of the 'Shroom, their in-house wiki news report with occasional NIWA news, and always with a slate of fun content.
  • June 15, 2010- Kirby's Epic Yarn was announced at E3 and an all new trailer for the upcoming Wii title displayed never-seen-before graphical styles. The video featured bursts of gameplay footage in the style of an animated tapestry, with even Kirby himself being a versatile piece of yarn.
  • July 19, 2010-NIWA friend, Chuggaconroy has been banned by Youtube based on weak claims of DMCA violations! YouTube does not investigate DMCA claims and several top directors were suspended on account of gross exploitation of YouTube policy.
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  • June 4, 2010- Wars Wiki is now allied with NIWA! Enlist! And share your Nintendo Wars, Advance Wars, & Battalion Wars intel here!
  • May 29, 2010- Metroid has become a full member of NIWA! NIWA and WiKirby welcome the next member on June 4th. In the mean time, zoom in on Metroid Wiki to scope them out!
  • May 21, 2010- WiKirby has become a full member of the Nintendo Independent Wiki Alliance (NIWA!) See their main page here and you'll notice that the first new member has been revealed to be WiKirby! We would like to extend a great big "thank you" to everyone who helped us out on the way up!
  • May 17,2010- Kirby Super Star has joined Nintendo's Virtual Console More details here. This SNES title is downloadable for 800 Wii Points. Enjoy it, get some screenshots and article information and we'll see you in the Recent Changes page!
  • May 16, 2010- WiKirby's affiliate, the NIWA, has released its new hub website! The new site features enhanced navigation, more links, and a showcase of the member wikis. Check it out at their home page!
  • May 9, 2010- WiKirby would like to wish you all a happy Mother's Day! As a gift, we got you a little something special: A confirmation of the Kirby Wii game! Apparently, it has been confirmed in the official Nintendo sales report/game listings, which can be viewed here. Check for Hoshi no Kirby to find it with a release date TBA. Story was found here. Have a good one, Kirby fans!
  • May 1, 2010- NintendoLand and WiKirby are now Affiliates. Visit their site for Kirby game and general Nintendo discussions
  • April 24, 2010- WiKirby wishes Zelda a happy 5th birthday!
  • February 22, 2010- 100 articles reached.
  • February 11, 2010- WiKirby skin completed and implemented.
  • January 30, 2010- URLs fixed and logo added to WiKirby.
  • January 28, 2010- WiKirby opened for edits as a soft launch to get core articles, policy, and help pages created before submitting the url to Google. With experienced Wiki editors from other wikis, the bugs in the system should be found and routed out before then.