Nintendo DS

'Kirby: Battle Royale' review: No chicken dinner for you

'Kirby: Battle Royale' review: No chicken dinner for you

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"Kirby" games are generally lighthearted, friendly affairs with plenty of reasons to keep coming back for more. The pink puffball is adorable on his own, but combined with his adorable friends and other "Kirby" forms, it's hard to resist picking up any new "Kirby" game that comes down the pipeline. "Kirby: Battle Royale" has all the sweetness and approachability you'd normally expect from a game from the "Kirby" catalogue, but somehow none of the heart. This feels like a pretty uninspired spinoff that would have been better off as a supplement to a larger game, but as a glorified...

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