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* EvilAlbino: His stronger mini-boss appearance in ''Star Allies'' has white skin.


* {{BFS}}: He has a lather large and thick sword. And he wields it with [[OneHandedZweihander just one hand.]]

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* {{BFS}}: He has a lather large and thick sword. And sword that he wields it with [[OneHandedZweihander just one hand.]]



* GreenAndMean: His armor is colored green and he's a mini-boss.

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* GreenAndMean: His armor is colored green green, and he's a mini-boss.



* TrapMaster: In ''Rainbow Curse'' he can lay bombs as traps.

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* TrapMaster: In ''Rainbow Curse'' Curse'', he can lay bombs as traps.



* UnexplainedRecovery: Somehow Whispy recovered from his UnwillingRoboticization after the events of ''Planet Robobot''.

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* UnexplainedRecovery: Somehow Somehow, Whispy recovered from his UnwillingRoboticization after the events of ''Planet Robobot''.



* WakeUpCallBoss: [[NotSoHarmlessVillain No, really]], Whispy's been this a few times, especially if he's not the first boss or he's in an [[ExtendedGameplay EX mode]].
* WarmUpBoss: In every game he appears in, without fail. Except for ''Kirby's Epic Yarn'', where he's actually fairly tough (he, like many usual Dream Land foes, are late-game bosses this time). ''Return to Dream Land'' improves his abilities a bit, but overall he's comparatively easy. In ''Adventure'', certain stationary Copy Abilities reduce him to a ZeroEffortBoss.

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* WakeUpCallBoss: [[NotSoHarmlessVillain No, really]], really]]. Whispy's been this a few times, especially if he's not the first boss or he's in an [[ExtendedGameplay EX mode]].
* WarmUpBoss: In almost every game he appears in, without fail. Except for in. He's fairly tough in ''Kirby's Epic Yarn'', where he's actually fairly tough (he, though[[note]]he, like many usual Dream Land foes, are late-game bosses this time). in that game[[/note]]. ''Return to Dream Land'' improves his abilities a bit, but overall overall, he's comparatively easy. In ''Adventure'', certain stationary Copy Abilities reduce him to a ZeroEffortBoss.



--> "YOU...! Did you think I'd forget? The time [[VideoGame/KirbysAdventure you smashed into me with your Hi-Jump]]! That time [[VideoGame/KirbySuperStar I was betrayed by Helpers]]! Or when [[VideoGame/KirbySqueakSquad I was replaced by that mechanical cloud]]! I-I... Sniff... there's something in my eye..."

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--> "YOU...! Did you think I'd forget? The time [[VideoGame/KirbysAdventure The time you smashed into me me]] with your Hi-Jump]]! That time Hi-Jump! [[VideoGame/KirbySuperStar That time]] I was betrayed by Helpers]]! Helpers! Or when [[VideoGame/KirbySqueakSquad when I was replaced replaced]] by that mechanical cloud]]! cloud! I-I... Sniff... there's something in my eye..."



* BreathWeapon: Breathes ice, and, in ''Planet Robobot'' (as Holo-Ice Dragon 2.0) can spit giant snowflake shurikens.

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* BreathWeapon: Breathes ice, and, and in ''Planet Robobot'' (as Holo-Ice Dragon 2.0) 0), it can spit giant snowflake shurikens.



* AutobotsRockOut: [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wy2Xwrs-tNc Has an awesome guitar-led rock battle theme.]]

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* AutobotsRockOut: Has an awesome guitar-led rock [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wy2Xwrs-tNc Has an awesome guitar-led rock battle theme.]]



* EvilCounterpart: PlayedWith, since while Meta Knight (enigmatic as he is) is usually good in general, Galacta Knight has no known motivations or goals. Galacta Knight is another mysterious enemy cast in Meta Knight's image (handheld weapon, mask, wings), but his design very notably zigs where Meta Knight zags Meta Knight is blue, Galacta is a darker shade of pink; [[GoodWingsEvilWings Meta Knight has bat wings, Galacta's are angelic]]; Meta spends most of his time grounded, [[PowerFloats Galacta is reluctant to descend]].

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* EvilCounterpart: PlayedWith, since while Meta Knight (enigmatic as he is) is usually good in general, Galacta Knight has no known motivations or goals. Galacta Knight is another mysterious enemy cast in Meta Knight's image (handheld weapon, mask, wings), but his design very notably zigs where Meta Knight zags Meta Knight is blue, Galacta is a darker shade of pink; [[GoodWingsEvilWings Meta Knight has bat wings, Galacta's are angelic]]; Meta spends most of his time grounded, while Galacta is [[VideoGame/KirbysReturnToDreamLand usually]] [[PowerFloats Galacta is reluctant to descend]].



* OmnicidalManiac: Galacta Knight has little known motivation, but he can always be counted on to attempt to destroy anything in front of him. [[spoiler:As Parallel Nightmare learns the [[EvilIsNotAToy hard way]].]]
* PersonOfMassDestruction: After some years of guessing, Star Dream in ''Planet Robobot'' finally gives some insight as to just ''why'' Galacta Knight was sealed away: he has the power to take out ''[[PlanetDestroyer multiple planets]]'' in the past!
* PlayingWithFire: Only in ''Super Star Ultra'', he can summon a series of flaming spikes on the ground. [[spoiler:His fire abilities comes back in ''Super Kirby Clash'', where his stronger forms add a fire aftereffect to his rotating laser.]]

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* OmnicidalManiac: Galacta Knight has little known motivation, but he can always be counted on to attempt to destroy anything in front of him. [[spoiler:As him, [[spoiler:as both Star Dream and Parallel Nightmare learns the learned [[EvilIsNotAToy the hard way]].]]
way]]]].
* PersonOfMassDestruction: After some years of guessing, Star Dream in ''Planet Robobot'' finally gives some insight as to just ''why'' Galacta Knight was sealed away: he has the power to take out ''[[PlanetDestroyer multiple planets]]'' in the past!
entire planets]]''.
* PlayingWithFire: Only in ''Super Star Ultra'', he can summon a series of flaming spikes on the ground. [[spoiler:His fire abilities comes come back in ''Super Kirby Clash'', where his stronger forms add a fire aftereffect to his rotating laser.]]



* SuperMode: [[spoiler:As the true final battle of Story Quest, he absorbs light energy to achieve his Light form, making his attacks much deadlier. For the final Party Quest in ''Super Kirby Clash'', he uses a new Dark form that makes his attacks even more powerful.]]
* TookALevelInBadass: With each appearance, he gains a new attack. In ''Return to Dream Land'', he gains the ability to fire a StormOfBlades which has since become his SignatureMove, as well as columns of lightning. And in ''Planet Robobot'', he gains the ability to ''[[DimensionalCutter cut a hole in space itself]] and use it as a'' '''''WaveMotionGun'''''. [[spoiler:''Super Kirby Clash'' doesn't give him new moves in any of his fights, but instead upgrades his existing moves.]]

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* SuperMode: [[spoiler:As the true final battle of Story Quest, he absorbs light energy to achieve his Light form, making his attacks much deadlier. For the final Party Quest in ''Super Kirby Clash'', he uses a new Dark form that makes his attacks even ''even more powerful.powerful''.]]
* TookALevelInBadass: With each appearance, he gains a new attack. In ''Return to Dream Land'', he gains the ability to fire a StormOfBlades which has since become his SignatureMove, as well as columns of lightning. And in In ''Planet Robobot'', he gains the ability to ''[[DimensionalCutter cut a hole in space itself]] and use it as a'' '''''WaveMotionGun'''''. [[spoiler:''Super Kirby Clash'' doesn't give him new moves in any of his fights, but instead upgrades his existing moves.]]



** In [[spoiler:''Super Kirby Clash'', he will let out a BattleAura and start using stronger attacks after his health drops to half in his battles. Unique to him, the battle text displays "Aeon Hero's power has been unleashed!" when he does this instead of "[Boss] is furious!" for every other boss.]]

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** In [[spoiler:''Super [[spoiler:In ''Super Kirby Clash'', he will let out a BattleAura and start using stronger attacks after his health drops to half in his battles. Unique to him, the battle text displays "Aeon Hero's power has been unleashed!" when he does this instead of "[Boss] is furious!" for every other boss.]]



* WalkingSpoiler: In both [[spoiler:''Star Allies'', which uses him as a bait and switch that raises even more questions about him]], and [[spoiler:''Super Kirby Clash'', where he gets to be part of the main story for the first time in the franchise and has a new form as the TrueFinalBoss.]]

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* WalkingSpoiler: In both [[spoiler:''Star Allies'', which uses him as a bait and switch that raises even more questions about him]], and [[spoiler:''Super Kirby Clash'', where he gets to be part of the main story for the first time in the franchise and has a two new form forms as the TrueFinalBoss.]]



** For comparison, Marx's strongest attack is a HellGate that does about 1/3 of your health. Galacta Knight's strongest attack is him simply [[SpamAttack stabbing you in the face several times]] and deals 1/2 your health.
** The supercomputer that tore apart time and space just to bring him over? [[spoiler:The reality-bending OS of a ''Nova''?]] Galacta Knight ''one-shots it'' just for ''waking him up''.

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** For comparison, Marx's strongest attack is a HellGate that does about 1/3 of your health. Galacta Knight's strongest attack is him simply [[SpamAttack stabbing you in the face several times]] and deals 1/2 your health. In comparison, Marx's strongest attack is a HellGate that does about 1/3 of your health.
** The supercomputer that tore apart time and space just to bring him over? [[spoiler:The reality-bending OS of a ''Nova''?]] Galacta Knight ''one-shots it'' just for ''waking him up''. [[spoiler:He does the same thing to Parallel Nightmare in ''Super Kirby Clash''.]]



** In [[spoiler:''Super Kirby Clash'', it's suggested that he was one of the four heroes who went toe-to-toe with '''[[DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu Void]]''', [[DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu the "origin of all" and progenitor of matter]]. If you can successfully slay your world's practical ''god'', you'd better believe people are going to be scared of your power.]]

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** In [[spoiler:''Super Kirby Clash'', it's suggested that he was one of the four heroes who went toe-to-toe with '''[[DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu Void]]''', [[DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu the "origin of all" and progenitor of matter]].matter. If you can successfully slay your world's practical ''god'', you'd better believe people are going to be scared of your power.]]


* OmnicidalManiac: Galacta Knight has little known motivation, but he can always be counted on to attempt to destroy anything in front of him.

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* OmnicidalManiac: Galacta Knight has little known motivation, but he can always be counted on to attempt to destroy anything in front of him. [[spoiler:As Parallel Nightmare learns the [[EvilIsNotAToy hard way]].]]


* ArtEvolution: In ''Triple Deluxe'', it gets a new visual design from being just a giant Wheelie to resembling the Wheelie Rider.

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* ArtEvolution: In ''Triple Deluxe'', it gets a new visual design from being just a giant Wheelie to resembling the Wheelie Rider.Bike.



* RollingAttack: Being basically a giant wheel, this is its main offense. In the minigame ''Samurai Kirby'', it does just that instead of using a weapon like other characters.

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* RollingAttack: Being basically a giant wheel, this is its main offense. In the minigame ''Samurai Kirby'', it does just that instead of using a weapon like other characters.


* ConfusionFu: Its movements can be unpredictable in ''Triple Deluxe'', from driving in a zigzag pattern to driving forward before turning back and turning forward again.



* SquashedFlat: It's possible for the player to be squished by it when it's rolling in ''Triple Deluxe''.



* FourLeggedInsect: He's a beetle, yet he has four limbs instead of six.
* GrappleMove: His main ability is to grab his opponent with his mandibles, followed by him performing powerful takedowns.



* TurnsRed: In ''Dream Land 3'' after hitting it enough times, Whispy will come out of the ground and chase after Kirby on its roots. In ''Kirby 64'', it gets steaming mad after all the "Whispy Woods Jr.s" are destroyed. In ''Return to Dream Land'', he'll get big and try to inhale Kirby. In ''Planet Robobot'' (Team Kirby Clash), he'll jump to the background and attack from there, like Flowery Woods. In ''Star Allies'', he'll jump to the middle of the stage, grow larger, and start ''raining down apples''.

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* TurnsRed: In ''Dream Land 3'' 3'', after hitting it him enough times, Whispy will come out of the ground and chase after Kirby on its his roots. In ''Kirby 64'', it he gets steaming mad after all the "Whispy Woods Jr.s" are destroyed. In ''Return to Dream Land'', he'll get big and try to inhale Kirby. In ''Planet Robobot'' (Team Kirby Clash), he'll jump to the background and attack from there, like Flowery Woods. In ''Star Allies'', he'll jump to the middle of the stage, grow larger, and start ''raining down apples''.


* EarlyInstallmentCharacterDesignDifference: His artwork in ''Kirby's Adventure'' depicts him with two yellow antennae, which are not seen on his in-game sprite. They are absent since ''Kirby's Avalanche'' onward.



* MetalSlime: In the Kirby Quest minigame in ''Mass Attack'', he's an unique enemy that doesn't attack and holds a Maxim Tomato. If the Kirbys miss their attack, he'll flee with the tomato; otherwise, the Kirbys can get the tomato for a big amount of EXP.

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* MetalSlime: In the Kirby Quest minigame in ''Mass Attack'', he's an a unique enemy that doesn't attack and holds a Maxim Tomato. If the Kirbys miss their attack, he'll flee with the tomato; otherwise, the Kirbys can get the tomato for a big amount of EXP.



* GroundWave: His Knight Spin technique launches an energy wave upon striking the ground.



* ShockAndAwe: In ''Return to Dream Land'', he can summon columns of lightning.

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* ShockAndAwe: In From ''Return to Dream Land'', Land'' onward, he can summon columns of lightning.

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* PrecursorHero: Not yet confirmed, however [[spoiler:his use of the Heart Spears and the title of "Aeon Hero" implies Galacta Knight initially defeated the most powerful evil in the universe.]]


* MovesetClone: Uses a lot of the same animations and moves as Meta Knight.

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* MovesetClone: Uses a lot of the same animations and moves as Meta Knight. Later installments do add or adjust these attacks to make them notably unique, but they do all bear striking similarities to the original moves by Meta Knight.


** [[spoiler:Appears to go for round four in the "Guest Star" mode of ''Star Allies'', but a butterfly appears and both suddenly vanishes into light, the light then morphs into Morpho Knight, the real boss.]]

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** [[spoiler:Appears to go for round four in the "Guest Star" mode of ''Star Allies'', but a butterfly appears and both lands on his lance, and Galacta Knight suddenly vanishes into light, while the butterfly and the light then morphs morph into Morpho Knight, the real boss.]]


** [[spoiler:Appears to go for round four in the "Guest Star" mode of ''Star Allies'', but a butterfly appears and absorbs Galacta Knight, morphing into Morpho Knight, the real boss.]]

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** [[spoiler:Appears to go for round four in the "Guest Star" mode of ''Star Allies'', but a butterfly appears and absorbs Galacta Knight, morphing both suddenly vanishes into light, the light then morphs into Morpho Knight, the real boss.]]



* TheUnfought: [[spoiler:In ''Star Allies''. At the end of Guest Star ???? Star Allies Go, he emerges from the Jamba Heart and his [[AutobotsRockOut theme music]] kicks in...[[BaitAndSwitchBoss and then an orange butterfly lands on his lance absorbing him and creating Morpho Knight instead.]]]]

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* TheUnfought: [[spoiler:In ''Star Allies''. At the end of Guest Star ???? Star Allies Go, he emerges from the Jamba Heart and his [[AutobotsRockOut theme music]] kicks in...[[BaitAndSwitchBoss and then an orange butterfly lands on his lance absorbing lance, causing him and to vanish into thin air, creating Morpho Knight instead.]]]]


** [[spoiler:Appears to go for round four in the "Guest Star" mode of ''Star Allies'', but a butterfly appears and both suddenly vanishes into light, the light then morphs into Morpho Knight, the real boss.]]

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** [[spoiler:Appears to go for round four in the "Guest Star" mode of ''Star Allies'', but a butterfly appears and both suddenly vanishes into light, the light then morphs absorbs Galacta Knight, morphing into Morpho Knight, the real boss.]]



* TheUnfought: [[spoiler:In ''Star Allies''. At the end of Guest Star ???? Star Allies Go, he emerges from the Jamba Heart and his [[AutobotsRockOut theme music]] kicks in...[[BaitAndSwitchBoss and then an orange butterfly lands on his lance, causing him to vanish into thin air, creating Morpho Knight instead.]]]]

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* TheUnfought: [[spoiler:In ''Star Allies''. At the end of Guest Star ???? Star Allies Go, he emerges from the Jamba Heart and his [[AutobotsRockOut theme music]] kicks in...[[BaitAndSwitchBoss and then an orange butterfly lands on his lance, causing lance absorbing him to vanish into thin air, and creating Morpho Knight instead.]]]]


This page is reserved for the recurring bosses and mini-bosses of the ''Franchise/{{Kirby}}'' games. To reach the other character entries, head back to [[Characters/{{Kirby}} the main characters page]].

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[[center: [-[[Characters/{{Kirby}} Main Character Index]] | [[Characters/KirbyHeroesAndSupportingCharacters Heroes and Supporting Characters]] | [[Characters/KirbyEnemies Enemies]] | '''Recurring Bosses''' | [[Characters/KirbyVillainousFactions Villainous Factions]] ([[Characters/KirbyDarkMatter Dark Matter]]) | [[Characters/KirbyOtherMajorAntagonists Other Major Antagonists]] | [[Characters/KirbyOtherBosses Other Bosses]] | ''Characters/KirbyRightBackAtYa''-]]]

This page is reserved for the recurring bosses and mini-bosses of the ''Franchise/{{Kirby}}'' games. To reach the other character entries, head back to [[Characters/{{Kirby}} the main characters page]].
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A blimp-like mechanism armed with cannons, also known as [[SpellMyNameWithAnS Kaboola]]. King Dedede tasks her with patrolling the skies.

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A blimp-like An airship-like mechanism armed with cannons, also known as [[SpellMyNameWithAnS Kaboola]]. King Dedede tasks her with patrolling the skies.



* {{BFG}}: In ''Super Star Ultra'', she can open up her front half to reveal a big cannon that fires [[Franchise/SuperMarioBros Banzai Bill-esque]] giant bullets. [[spoiler:As Core Kabula, she has a similar cannon inside her nose that can fire [[FireBreathingWeapon jets of flame]] and [[WaveMotionGun a laser beam.]]]]

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* {{BFG}}: In ''Super Star Ultra'', she can open up her front half to reveal a big cannon that fires [[Franchise/SuperMarioBros Banzai Bill-esque]] giant bullets.missiles. [[spoiler:As Core Kabula, she has a similar cannon inside her nose that can fire [[FireBreathingWeapon jets of flame]] and [[WaveMotionGun a laser beam.]]]]



* RecurringBossTemplate: Even if he does appear as a boss or not, another boss imitating him will show up. These include:
** Mecha Kracko - A cloud-creating RobotMe version of him piloted by Doc. According to his pause description in ''Kirby Fighters Deluxe'', [[OtherMeAnnoysMe he's not very happy about it]].
** Space Kracko - A distant relative of Kracko found in space, who attacks with comets instead of Co-Krackos. This Kracko is a mini-boss instead of a fully-fledged boss.
** Parallel Kracko - Kracko's counterpart from AnotherDimension, colored mostly red and black and is more aggressive than him.
** Venom Kracko - A toxic version of Kracko, colored in shades of yellow, purple, and green and fights with poison.



* RobotMe: He's [[SuspiciouslySimilarSubstitute replaced by Mecha Kracko]], a mech used by Doc in Kracko's likeness, in ''Squeak Squad''. According to ''Kirby Fighters Deluxe'', [[OtherMeAnnoysMe he's not very happy about it.]]


* RecurringBoss: In ''Team Kirby Clash Deluxe'', where it comes in "Normal", "Tough", and "Tougher" varieties.

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* RecurringBoss: In ''Team Kirby Clash Deluxe'', where it comes in "Normal", "Tough", and "Tougher" varieties. And in ''Super Kirby Clash'' as well, where it comes in "Tough", "Tougher" and "Toughest" varieties, and as a part of Team Frozen Stiff and Team Kaiju Trio.



* StalactiteSpite: In ''Dream Land 2'' it can stomp the ground to cause harmful icicles to fall from the ceiling.

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* StalactiteSpite: In ''Dream Land 2'' all of its appearances in flesh, it can stomp the ground to cause harmful icicles to fall from the ceiling. In ''Planet Robobot'', Holo-Ice Dragon can use this attack as well (despite the fact that icicles cannot grow at where it's fought in).

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* RedEyesTakeWarning: He was sealed away out of fear of his destructive power and originally had dark red eyes. From ''Star Allies'' onwards though, his eye color was changed to glowing pink.

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