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* Regarding HR-H, its two forms' suffixes in their names reflect their appearances. "H" could stand for "Humanoid," while "E" is a tad unclear... unless one accounts for the Japanese word for shrimp, ''E''bi.

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* Regarding HR-H, its two forms' suffixes in their names reflect their appearances. "H" could stand for "Humanoid," while "E" is a tad unclear... unless one accounts for the Japanese word for shrimp, ''E''bi.
蝦 (''E''bi).


* So one of Kirby's final bosses is named Zero, right? he (or it) is claimed to feel no positive emotions. But think about this: what does "Zero" actually mean in numeric terms? it's a number that has no positive or negative elements, just bridges the gap from negative numbers to positive numbers. This might mean that Zero actually feels nothing at all, or is nothing. But, his second form, 02, takes this a step further. What do you get when you square a zero? you don't get a zero back, but , instead, you get "undefined", or nothing. What he feels is undefined, what he is is undefined, because he simply does not exist. Why? because in math, 02 does not and should not exist! (This will only become Fridge Horror if you think about it too much...)

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* So one of Kirby's final bosses is named Zero, right? he (or it) is claimed to feel no positive emotions. But think about this: what does "Zero" actually mean in numeric terms? it's a number that has no positive or negative elements, just bridges the gap from negative numbers to positive numbers. This might mean that Zero actually feels nothing at all, or is nothing. But, his second form, 02, takes this a step further. What do you get when you square a zero? you don't get a zero back, but , but, instead, you get "undefined", or nothing. What he feels is undefined, what he is is undefined, because he simply does not exist. Why? because in math, 02 does not and should not exist! (This will only become Fridge Horror if you think about it too much...)




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* Regarding HR-H, its two forms' suffixes in their names reflect their appearances. "H" could stand for "Humanoid," while "E" is a tad unclear... unless one accounts for the Japanese word for shrimp, ''E''bi.



* The ''Franchise/{{Kirby}}'' series is probably the archetypal SugarBowl, a perpetually happy place filled with bright colours and cheerful characters where nothing bad ever happens, the stories merely {{Excuse Plot}}s for [[RuleOfFun purposes of fun]]. Except that no, it isn't. Pop Star is constantly assaulted by {{Eldritch Abomination}}s that corrupt and kill and bring the world to the brink of destruction. The closest thing to an authority figure is a bumbling AuthorityInNameOnly that can barely succeed even in the few times he manages to be competent. The OnlySaneMan is a BloodKnight concerned only with combat. And Kirby himself, the protagonist and supposed hero, eats people. ''Hundreds upon hundreds of people''. He is a horrific scale BigEater on par with [[TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} the Tyranids]], consuming indiscriminately all in his path, and there is nothing anyone can do to stop him.

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* The ''Franchise/{{Kirby}}'' series is probably the archetypal SugarBowl, a perpetually happy place filled with bright colours colors and cheerful characters where nothing bad ever happens, the stories merely {{Excuse Plot}}s for [[RuleOfFun purposes of fun]]. Except that no, it isn't. Pop Star is constantly assaulted by {{Eldritch Abomination}}s that corrupt and kill and bring the world to the brink of destruction. The closest thing to an authority figure is a bumbling AuthorityInNameOnly that can barely succeed even in the few times he manages to be competent. The OnlySaneMan is a BloodKnight concerned only with combat. And Kirby himself, the protagonist and supposed hero, eats people. ''Hundreds upon hundreds of people''. He is a horrific scale BigEater on par with [[TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} the Tyranids]], consuming indiscriminately all in his path, and there is nothing anyone can do to stop him.



* In ''Kirby's Dreamland 2'', Dark Matter comes to Pop Star and makes mischief in Dream Land. Kirby gets a special weapon and defeats it, problem solved? ''Kirby's Dreamland 3'' sees Dark Matter come back and engulf the entire planet of Pop Star. Kirby manages to defeat it with another special weapon, though, and even destroys its core, Zero. Yet in ''Kirby 64'', Dark Matter successfully conquers another planet and would have been in position to take over many more had Kirby not gotten involved by coincidence. Turns out the controller, Zero, had somehow revived, but Kirby finding another weapon to put back down solved everything, right? No, Dark Matter engulfing two planets as well as [[ThatsNoMoon forming another one out of its own mass]] is just a drop in the bucket. Even if Zero Two is taken down and Dark Star is no more, the fact that Dark Nebula from ''Squeak Squad'' was later revealed to be part of Dark Matter shows this plot point has not been forgotten either.

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* In ''Kirby's Dreamland 2'', Dark Matter comes to Pop Star and makes mischief in Dream Land. Kirby gets a special weapon and defeats it, problem solved? ''Kirby's Dreamland 3'' sees Dark Matter come back and engulf the entire planet of Pop Star. Kirby manages to defeat it with another special weapon, though, though and even destroys its core, Zero. Yet in ''Kirby 64'', Dark Matter successfully conquers another planet and would have been in a position to take over many more had Kirby not gotten involved by coincidence. Turns out the controller, Zero, had somehow revived, but Kirby finding another weapon to put back down solved everything, right? No, Dark Matter engulfing two planets as well as [[ThatsNoMoon forming another one out of its own mass]] is just a drop in the bucket. Even if Zero Two is taken down and Dark Star is no more, the fact that Dark Nebula from ''Squeak Squad'' was later revealed to be part of Dark Matter shows this plot point has not been forgotten either.



** The first is Level 2, Rock Star, which is nothing more than huddled masses of rock, only kept together by the planet's overall gravity. Looking at its Japanese name, "Horobita Star," meaning "Ruined/Perished/Destroyed Star," gives some implications that the [[EarthShatteringKaboom planet was destroyed by something]]. Then Kirby finds an ancient spaceship that was embedded within Rock Star....
** The second is Level 5, Shiver Star. It looks more like a real planet than the other 6 planets and upon further examination, one can see that it has the outline of Earth's continents visible on it's surface, suggesting that it's a [[EarthThatWas post-apocalyptic Earth]]. The entire planet is [[EndlessWinter frozen over]] and at one point Kirby explores an [[NightmarishFactory underground factory]] filled with monsters [[PeopleJars floating]] in glass tanks.

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** The first is Level 2, Rock Star, which is nothing more than huddled masses of rock, only kept together by the planet's overall gravity. Looking at its Japanese name, "Horobita Star," meaning "Ruined/Perished/Destroyed Star," gives some implications that the [[EarthShatteringKaboom planet was destroyed by something]]. Then Kirby finds an ancient spaceship that was embedded within Rock Star....
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** The second is Level 5, Shiver Star. It looks more like a real planet than the other 6 planets and upon further examination, one can see that it has the outline of Earth's continents visible on it's its surface, suggesting that it's a [[EarthThatWas post-apocalyptic Earth]]. The entire planet is has [[EndlessWinter frozen over]] and at one point Kirby explores an [[NightmarishFactory underground factory]] filled with monsters [[PeopleJars floating]] in glass tanks.


* [[spoiler:The design of the secret boss of ''Star Allies'', Morpho Knight, may seem familiar to long-time ''Kirby'' fans. Well, that’s because it’s the beta design for Meta Knight! “Reborn Butterfly” indeed!]]

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* [[spoiler:The design of the secret boss of ''Star Allies'', Morpho Knight, may seem familiar to long-time ''Kirby'' fans. Well, that’s because it’s it was supposed to be used in the beta design for Meta Knight! cancelled Kirby GameCube game! “Reborn Butterfly” indeed!]]


* ''VideoGame/KirbyStarAllies'' opens with Hyness messing up the ritual to summon [[spoiler:Void Termina]] on the Jambandra Base, which results in the giant purple Heart shattering into multiple pieces that are scattered through out the universe. Some of these heart pieces land on Planet Popstar, causing multiple inhabitants to turn evil and motivating Kirby to investigate what's happening. ''Keep in mind that Kirby usually doesn't know about the villainous forces until they start threatening Popstar.'' And since the Jambandra Base is established to be incredibly far away from Popstar, he wouldn't have known what was going on there until the heart pieces fell from the sky. Imagine what could've happened if Hyness had successfully completed the ritual....

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* ''VideoGame/KirbyStarAllies'' opens with Hyness messing up the ritual to summon [[spoiler:Void Termina]] on the Jambandra Base, which results in the giant purple Heart shattering into multiple pieces that are scattered through out the universe. Some of these heart pieces land on Planet Popstar, causing multiple inhabitants to turn evil and motivating Kirby to investigate what's happening. ''Keep in mind that Kirby usually doesn't know about the villainous forces until they start threatening Popstar.'' And since the Jambandra Base is established to be incredibly far away from Popstar, he wouldn't have known what was going on there until the heart pieces fell from the sky. Imagine what could've happened if Hyness had successfully completed the ritual....ritual....
* It's probably a really good thing that our heroes always defeat Galacta Knight whenever he gets freed, or else a maniac who can apparently ''destroy planets as collateral damage in his fights'' would be running loose in the galaxy.


** Also concerningly, the Game Over animation in ''Mass Attack'' if you lose all your Kirbys has the star representing Kirby's heroic heart puff into smoke. So he doesn't just die, ''his soul completely ceases existence''.



* In ''VideoGame/KirbySuperStar'' and ''Super Star Ultra'', after successfully manipulating you into summoning Galactic Nova for him. [[spoiler:Marx]] literally leaves you to die alone in freezing space. ''In a kid's game.''

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* In ''VideoGame/KirbySuperStar'' and ''Super Star Ultra'', after successfully manipulating you into summoning Galactic Nova for him. him, [[spoiler:Marx]] literally leaves you to die alone in freezing space. ''In a kid's game.''



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** This works on a retroactive level as well - as mentioned above, squaring Zero gives back "undefined," as in nothing. Zit. Nada. Null. '''''[[spoiler:Nil. VOID.]]'''''


* So one of Kirby's final bosses is named Zero, right? he (or it) is claimed to feel no positive emotions. But think about this: what does "Zero" actually mean in numeric terms? it's a number that has no positive or negative elements, just bridges the gap from negative numbers to positive numbers. This might mean that Zero actually feels nothing at all, or is nothing. But, his second form, 02, takes this a step further. What do you get when you square a zero? you don't get a zero back, but , instead, you get "undefined", or nothing. What he feels is undefined, what he is is undefined, because he simply does not exist. Why? because in math, 02 does not exist! (This will only become Fridge Horror if you think about it too much...)

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* So one of Kirby's final bosses is named Zero, right? he (or it) is claimed to feel no positive emotions. But think about this: what does "Zero" actually mean in numeric terms? it's a number that has no positive or negative elements, just bridges the gap from negative numbers to positive numbers. This might mean that Zero actually feels nothing at all, or is nothing. But, his second form, 02, takes this a step further. What do you get when you square a zero? you don't get a zero back, but , instead, you get "undefined", or nothing. What he feels is undefined, what he is is undefined, because he simply does not exist. Why? because in math, 02 does not and should not exist! (This will only become Fridge Horror if you think about it too much...)



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* So one of Kirby's final bosses is named Zero, right? he (or it) is claimed to feel no positive emotions. But think about this: what does "Zero" actually mean in numeric terms? it's a number that has no positive or negative elements, just bridges the gap from negative numbers to positive numbers. This might mean that Zero actually feels nothing at all, or is nothing. But, his second form, 02, takes this a step further. What do you get when you square a zero? you don't get a zero back, but , instead, you get "undefined", or nothing. What he feels is undefined, what he is is undefined, because he simply does not exist. Why? because in math, 02 does not exist! (This will only become Fridge Horror if you think about it too much...)


* [[spoiler: When you think about it Void Termina being the creator of the Master Crown explains why Magolor's soul form has a giant eye, making it look like a Dark Matter being. Void Termina is heavily implied to be the progenitor of the Dark Matter race and has his own giant eye form, so the Master Crown turning Magolor into a Dark Matter looking being makes sense in hind-sight.]]
* [[spoiler: The design of the secret boss of ''Star Allies'', Morpho Knight, may seem familiar to long time Kirby fans. Well, that’s because it’s the beta design for Meta Knight! “Reborn Butterfly” indeed!]]

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* [[spoiler: When [[spoiler:When you think about it it, Void Termina being the creator of the Master Crown explains why Magolor's soul form has a giant eye, making it look like a Dark Matter being. Void Termina is heavily implied to be the progenitor of the Dark Matter race and has his own giant eye form, so the Master Crown turning Magolor into a Dark Matter looking Matter-looking being makes sense in hind-sight.hindsight.]]
* [[spoiler: The [[spoiler:The design of the secret boss of ''Star Allies'', Morpho Knight, may seem familiar to long time Kirby long-time ''Kirby'' fans. Well, that’s because it’s the beta design for Meta Knight! “Reborn Butterfly” indeed!]]



* In ''Kirby 64'', the TrueFinalBoss, oddly, has a band aid on his head, which you have to hit to expose his weak point. [[spoiler:It's the reincarnation of Zero from the previous game, so you'd first think that it's a simple call back... then you remember the whole thing where his iris ripped out of his main body...]]

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* In ''Kirby 64'', the TrueFinalBoss, oddly, has a band aid band-aid on his head, which you have to hit to expose his weak point. [[spoiler:It's the reincarnation of Zero from the previous game, so you'd first think that it's a simple call back... then you remember the whole thing where his iris ripped out of his main body...]]



* In ''VideoGame/KirbySuperStar'' and ''Super Star Ultra'', after successfully manipulating you into summoning Galactic Nova for him. [[spoiler: Marx]] literally leaves you to die alone in freezing space. ''In a kid's game.''

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* In ''VideoGame/KirbySuperStar'' and ''Super Star Ultra'', after successfully manipulating you into summoning Galactic Nova for him. [[spoiler: Marx]] [[spoiler:Marx]] literally leaves you to die alone in freezing space. ''In a kid's game.''




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\n* With the fight against Hyness in the main game of ''Star Allies'', he only enters his second phase once the player fully depletes his first health bar, after which he summons the mages and uses them to replenish his life. [[spoiler:Because he only summons logs in ''Heroes in Another Dimension'', he's unable to use them to replenish his own life and thus enters his second phase once his life bar is only taken down by half.]]


* In ''VideoGame/KirbySuperStar'' and ''Super Star Ultra'', after successfully manipulating you into summoning Galactic Nova for him. [[spoiler: Marx]] literally leaves you to die alone in freezing space. ''In a kid's game.''

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* In ''VideoGame/KirbySuperStar'' and ''Super Star Ultra'', after successfully manipulating you into summoning Galactic Nova for him. [[spoiler: Marx]] literally leaves you to die alone in freezing space. ''In a kid's game.''''
* ''VideoGame/KirbyStarAllies'' opens with Hyness messing up the ritual to summon [[spoiler:Void Termina]] on the Jambandra Base, which results in the giant purple Heart shattering into multiple pieces that are scattered through out the universe. Some of these heart pieces land on Planet Popstar, causing multiple inhabitants to turn evil and motivating Kirby to investigate what's happening. ''Keep in mind that Kirby usually doesn't know about the villainous forces until they start threatening Popstar.'' And since the Jambandra Base is established to be incredibly far away from Popstar, he wouldn't have known what was going on there until the heart pieces fell from the sky. Imagine what could've happened if Hyness had successfully completed the ritual....


*** Though, you've gotta admit that it's not entirely uncommon to just use earth if you don't wanna waste time coming up with different land masses, even if the planet isn's supposed to be earth.

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*** Though, you've gotta admit that it's not entirely uncommon to just use earth if you don't wanna waste time coming up with different land masses, even if the planet isn's isn't supposed to be earth.


*** Though, you've gotta admit that it's not entirely uncommon to just use earth if you don't wanna waste time coming up with different land masses.

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*** Though, you've gotta admit that it's not entirely uncommon to just use earth if you don't wanna waste time coming up with different land masses.masses, even if the planet isn's supposed to be earth.

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*** Though, you've gotta admit that it's not entirely uncommon to just use earth if you don't wanna waste time coming up with different land masses.




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\n* When playing as Daroach through the Guest Star mode in ''Star Allies'', in the room with the guest star's name spelled out in blocks, there's a Key Dee holding a key that you have to take in order to advance further. Fitting, considering that stealing things is Daroach's job. Regardless of how far he's redeemed himself, he's still a thief looking to steal treasure through whatever means necessary at the end of the day.

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