Kirby's Dream Collection: Special Edition Details Revealed
Author: Ryan Winslett
published: 2012-09-18 11:20:54
It may be hard to believe, but it’s been a full 20 years since the round pink wonder known as Kirby first came onto the scene and stole many-a gamer’s heart. What started in 1992 with Kirby’s Dream Land for the original Game Boy portable console continues today as full details are released for the upcoming Wii U title Kirby’s Dream Collection: Special Edition.
Offering six games on a single disc, along with a bunch of additional goodies, Kirby is turning 20 in style with the impending release of his latest Wii title. No release date has been given yet.
“Kirby is recognized around the world as a character that embodies imaginative family fun,” said Scott Moffitt, Nintendo of America’s executive VP of sales and marketing. “This special collection is a fitting way to commemorate his first 20 years as a true gaming hero.”
So what, exactly, will you get in Kirby’s Dream Collection: Special Edition? Take a gander for yourself:
-Kirby’s Dream Land (Game Boy, 1992)
-Kirby’s Adventure (NES, 1993)
-Kirby’s Dream Land 2 (Game Boy, 1995)
-Kirby’s Super Star (SNES, 1996)
-Kirby’s Dream Land 3 (SNES, 1997)
-Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards (Nintendo 64, 2000)
-New Challenge Stages in the style of the Wii’s Kirby’s Return to Dream Land
-Kirby’s History; an interactive timeline covering the past 20 years of Kirby
-Audio CD featuring 45 tracks from the series
-Kirby’s 20th Anniversary Celebration Book with art, history and various information
Nintendo has confirmed that this massive collection will retail for just $39.99.
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