Game Theory: Kirby...Dream Land's Film Theory: The HIDDEN LORE 3 weeks ago   19:21

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Kirby is the lovable gumball that is all about friendship and saving the world. Except, he isn't. In fact I don't think Kirby cares about any of that at all! Theorists, I went back through all of the Kirby games and I started to notice that Kirby... wasn't all that heroic. He doesn't care about ANYONE or ANYTHING but himself. Don't believe me? Well, I'm about to fill you up with so much proof, you'll wish you had an appetite like Kirby!

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A few thoughts...

Kirby as a child: In Dream Land 1, it's established via the manual that he's "a little boy." Sure. I get that. But it doesn't change the fact that he's still a threat to Dream Land. For him to be SO powerful and SO naive is a dangerous combination. Notice in the script I never call him evil. I don't think he has ill-intent. Just because I say he's a villain doesn't mean that he's evil or has bad intentions. I mean it as he's a THREAT. That said, I've changed the title to avoid confusion.

Regarding Dyna Blade: Him helping the children after the scene I showed doesn't change the point -- he beat up someone BEFORE learning the whole story, like I tried to make clear in the script. Seeing that scene, he beats up the mom, THEN sees the kids, gives the screen a "cha-ching" gesture and steals them away, feeds them and teaches them to fly...stuff the MOTHER should be doing but can't because she was injured. I get it: Dyna "forgives" him in Revenge of Meta Knight...the same way Landia does in Return to Dream Land, but I see that more as plot convenience because Kirby is the "good guy," or them realizing they have to fight the "true" evil. But think about Kirby;s ACTIONS...if someone just came up to you and started beating you up for no apparent cause, would YOU forgive the person? See them as a hero? Probably not. And don't forget that EVERYONE he fights along the way is in NO WAY connected to the battle between him and Dyna...they're innocents caught in the middle.

Kirby's Avalanche: In both Epic Yarn and the original Kirby's Dream Land manual (those are the ones I can think of offhand, but there might be more), Kirby actually speaks English...or something that translates to English, so I think comments throwing these lines out as invalid might be premature. Yes, the game is non-canon, which I acknowledge, but the idea that Kirby ONLY speaks "poyo" isn't necessarily true...or it can be assumed that ALL of Avalanche's lines are translated poyo.

And yes, I know Avalanche is a version of puyo was a joke. Obviously it's not a Candy Crush mod since, if nothing else, Candy Crush came DECADES later.

Kirby as a God of Destruction: That's in part 2 :)

I think that's all the major concerns I'm seeing in the comments. Like I said, I don't think he's intentionally villainous. He's a neutral agent of chaos who gets pointed in a direction and just GOES. But when you look at his actions in the games I call out, a lot of times he's doing more harm than good. Does he do good? Absolutely. But he's still a threat.
GD WandF
kiRBy iS My sMaSh mAIn
Jorge Salas
I agree in the chaotic neutral, cause that’s basically Kirby a chaotic neutral revived god who doesn’t really look at the bigger picture just decides what’s the best option. Like the all mighty god that he is
Hell no wonder Kirby was the only one who survived World Of Light, he summoned Galeem himself
The Prophet of truth
Complains about Kirby bosses*

*Earthbound exists**

*hEy hes JuSt a bloody twisted rEd sCrEAminG face*

*king DDD is mucH WorSe*
Seabass 21
Bruh my friends a massive Kirby fan and mains him in smash bros, but when I show him this video, he’s gonna end up in team meta knight

Edit: Also Kirby is a baby and babys are over exaggerating and always go sicko mode
marki cat
Remember nintendo is a kids game and theres not to much meaning in this (with the exception is kirbys avalanche.....
Man hes mean...)
Guvyyg Vuhh
The cake is a lie
Renee Guidry
Thanks matpat made me never look at mario again now kirby :(
Christie Page
some of the points here are a bit deceiving- like the metamato in kirbys epic yarn: he didn’t know about the yarn world- the meta mato is what led him to it - pronce fluff then asked for help the problem and kirby agreed
Thingy Nothingy
With the star rod you can’t float. Also Kirby had no reason to think dedede was in the right
Thingy Nothingy this is this video but fair to Kirby and is not one sided
ezhil christy
No offence dude,but that's like expecting a 3-year old to lead america into a galactic war.
That was studpi
Digi 3.0
Padstro E Nefficon
But what about kirby 64
Niklas Andersson
When part 2 Come???
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