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Kirbys Extra Epic Yarn

Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn, possibly the final major 3DS game from Nintendo, is out today. Check out a pair of launch trailers for the game:

Nintendo will be releasing Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn on 3DS next month. If you’re interested in owning the game digitally, the pre-load option on the eShop is now available.

Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn takes up 11,665 blocks of space. That amounts to 1.42GB.

Kirby’s Extra Epic launches physically and digitally for 3DS on March 8.

Source: 3DS eShop

Close to a decade after it debuted on Wii, Nintendo is bringing back Kirby’s Epic Yarn on 3DS. However, it’s not just a simple port. For the most part, new elements have been added to the game.

Over on the Japanese website that opened this week, Nintendo posted a chart outlining the additions and changes in Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn. You can check it out below.

In both Europe and Japan, a new demo for Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn is out on the 3DS eShop. Check out some footage from the trial below.

Nintendo is highlighting Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn demo in Europe (the North American counterpart should be coming soon) with a new trailer. You can check it out below, along with some additional footage from the game.

The official Japanese website for Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn is now open for business. You can access it here.

The site actually has a bunch of clips spread out across its various pages. If you’d prefer seeing everything in one video, we’ve compiled it all below.

Nintendo just published a brand new Japanese trailer for Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn, which launches next month. You can view it below.

Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn was known to be coming out sometime this year. Today, Nintendo confirmed that the game is launching on March 8.

We also have some news about amiibo functionality. By scanning compatible Kirby series amiibo figures, you can earn hats and abilities based on the figure used.

During the last Nintendo Direct, Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn was announced. The 2010 Wii game will be making its way to 3DS sometime in 2019.

Following the presentation, Nintendo added a listing for Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn to its website. There was some concern that the port would be exclusive to New 3DS as that platform was actually listed on the official page. However, that won’t be the case after all.

Nintendo has updated the Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn listing again, which now has a general “Nintendo 3DS” platform listed. The original “New Nintendo 3DS” part has been modified, so fans can rest easy knowing that Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn will work on all 3DS systems.


The deluxe 3DS edition of Kirby’s Epic Yarn is exclusive to New 2DS and 3DS systems, according to the game’s page on This isn’t atypical for the more recently announced 3DS games, but probably a disappointment to those who never upgraded.

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