Zeke's Hide-and-Seek is a Sub-Game found in Kirby's Epic Yarn and Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn, being the first sub-game to be unlocked. The game is arbitrated by Zeke, and can be played as soon as the eponymous character moves in to the apartment in Quilty Square. The objective of the game is to find and strike five copies of Zeke with the Yarn Whip, who will be hiding in certain stages which Kirby has visited previously. There are 18 total rounds, unlocked as Kirby completes the stages in which the rounds take place. Completing each round rewards Kirby with a piece of Fabric.
The following table lists every round of Zeke's Hide-and-Seek, along with other details.
|Zeke's Hide-and-Seek rounds|
|1||Fountain Gardens||1||Have Zeke move in.||3:00||Blue Sky|
|2||Rainbow Falls||1||Complete Rainbow Falls and the prior round.||3:00||Rainbow Dot|
|3||Big-Bean Vine||2||Complete Big-Bean Vine and the prior round.||1:00||Natural Dot|
|4||Pyramid Sands||2||Complete Pyramid Sands and the prior round.||3:00||Red Dot|
|5||Cool Cave||2||Complete Cool Cave and the prior round.||3:00||Red Tartan|
|6||Flower Fields||2||Complete the prior round.||3:00||Sunflower|
|7||Dino Jungle||3||Complete Dino Jungle and the prior round.||3:00||Dino Egg|
|8||Toy Tracks||3||Complete Toy Tracks and the prior round.||3:00||Colored Blocks|
|9||Mushroom Run||3||Complete Mushroom Run and the prior round.||3:00||Mushroom|
|10||Sweets Park||3||Complete Sweets Park and the prior round.||3:00||Gifts of Love|
|11||Melody Town||3||Complete Melody Town and the prior round.||0:20||Music Lover|
|12||Splash Beach||3||Complete Splash Beach and the prior round.||3:00||At the Beach|
|13||Blub-Blub Ocean||3||Complete Blub-Blub Ocean and the prior round.||3:00||Waves|
|14||Snowy Fields||3||Complete Snowy Fields and the prior round.||2:00||Igloo|
|15||Future City||4||Complete Future City and the prior round.||3:00||Future City|
|16||Tempest Towers||4||Complete Tempest Towers and the prior round.||2:00||Butter Building|
|17||Mole Hole||4||Complete Mole Hole and the prior round.||0:15||Veggie|
|18||Dark Manor||5||Complete Dark Manor and the prior round.||3:00||Floaty Ghost|
- Dom Woole will not ask Kirby for 10,000 Beads to expand the Quilty Court until the first round of this game is completed. As such, completing that round is also required to gain access to all the other neighbors and their sub-games.
Kirby playing Round 17 of Zeke's Hide-and-Seek, in the Mole Hole stage.
Names in other languages
|Canadian French||Cachette avec Cachel||Hide-and-Seek with Zeke|