Dozens of powers showcased.
New videos from Nintendo's Japanese website showcase many of Kirby's abilities and powers, including returning and newly unveiled copy abilities in Kirby's Return to Dream Land, which launches in two weeks.
First up is the intro in which the Lor Starcutter crashes into PopStar and Kirby and friends pledge their support to Magolor. The sequence even includes music from the cancelled GameCube version.
This video demonstrates Kirby's basic moveset.
The next video shows 13 powers that Kirby can gain. The new powers are Water, Leaf, Whip, and Spear. The featured returning powers are Sword, Fire, Ice, Bomb, Beam, Cutter, Fighter, Stone, and Ninja.
This video focuses on multiplayer footage.
An extended preview reveals additional powers, including the return of Needle, Parasol, Sleep, Hammer, Mike, Wing, Hi-Jump, Spark, Tornado, and Crash. The new Super Abilities are revealed as well, the Ultra Sword, Drago-Storm (Monster Flame), Gigaton Hammer, Snow Bowl, and Miracle Beam (Flare Beam). Over 20 powers are promised, and additional items such as one resembling a Kuribo's Shoe are showcased. One segment demonstrates a Beam charged through a stack of four players riding each other, which is fired at a boss.
The preview also contains footage of some of the minigames included in Kirby's Return to Dream Land, including score attack, a quick draw target game, and a laser targeting game.
Finally, a commercial has appeared.