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A free demo for the Kirby Battle Royal game is available now for download on Nintendo eShop for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems. You can download a free Nintendo 3DS HOME Menu theme, too!



Kirby is about the enter a tournament against his toughest rival yet—himself—in the Kirby Battle Royale game. You can take some of Kirby’s Abilities for a spin in the free game demo, available now to download directly to your Nintendo 3DS family system!

  • The demo lets you play through part of the game’s Story Mode as you uncover King Dedede’s nefarious plan and unlock abilities and battle types in the Cake Royale tournament.
  • After finishing the demo, you can even transfer your demo data to the full version of the Kirby Battle Royale game (once purchased) to unlock Meta Knight as a playable character!


If you decide to pre-purchase the digital version of the game via Nintendo eShop on a Nintendo 3DS family system, you can also get a free Kirby Battle Royale: May the Best Kirby Win! theme for your Nintendo 3DS HOME Menu. Once the game has been purchased, the download code for the free theme can be found on your Nintendo eShop receipt.


But wait—there’s more! A free Nintendo 3DS HOME Menu theme featuring Kirby’s Mirror Copy Ability will be available starting January 19, the same day Kirby Battle Royale launches. You can visit the Theme Store on your Nintendo 3DS family system for info.


The free demo is available now for download on Nintendo eShop for Nintendo 3DS family systems. The Kirby Battle Royale game is available January 19, 2018 for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems. For more information about the game, you can visit the official site.


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ESRB Rating: Everyone 10+ with Mild Cartoon Violence