Kw-logo-smaller

Kirby's Epic Yarn :: Wii Game Review

Kirby's Epic Yarn :: Wii Game Review - Reviewed by Kidzworld on Oct 20, 2010
( Rating: 5 Star Rating)

Kirby’s back, and this time he’s a ball of yarn! Read the review for Kirby’s Epic Yarn right here at Kidzworld.

Kirby’s Epic Yarn for Wii is by far the most creative video game of 2010. The game reunites players with the loveable Kirby, although this time he has been transformed into a ball of yarn. The story takes place in Patch Land, a whimsical storybook place that has been separated by the evil Yin-Yarn. It is Kirby’s mission to retrieve the magic threads that hold the various patches together in order to restore peace.


Amazing Transformations

As indicated by the name, almost everything in the game is created out of yarn or has been knitted together. Kirby has also been transformed into yarn, and has been given special powers. Instead of using wind as in previous games, Kirby can now extend his arm to rope in enemies and coins. He can also transform into different shapes (ie. a train or dolphin) that allow him to complete special tasks.


Epic Gameplay

Kirby’s Epic Yarn has made it impossible to die. Players can still be injured, but instead of dying they will simply be sent back to an earlier part of the level. This is especially handy for younger players. In addition to completing each level, players can also collect colored beads and search for hidden treasure chests that unlock extra levels.

The controls are very simple in this platforming game with players turning the Wii remote sideways like a traditional Nintendo controller. The directional arrow key guides Kirby through the game while the 1 and 2 buttons let Kirby jump and use his yarn arm like a lasso.


Game of the Year

The game has amazing graphics; each level is bursting with colorful and textured backgrounds. There is a certain charm that the game exudes, and while it is not necessarily challenging, it is certainly entertaining and visually appealing. This game should be on the top of everyone’s list this holiday season.


Rating:5

Price: $49.99

ESRB Rating:E for Everyone


Related Stories:
>
>

readers voted!

Comments

kimmyokoanime

kimmyokoanime wrote:

I have to get it! Walkthrough season here I come
commented: Sat Sep 22, 2012

animeangel3

animeangel3 wrote:

That game was pretty good xD
commented: Sun Feb 19, 2012

thelegegendary213
I BEAT THAT GAME IN 3 DAYS
commented: Fri Nov 25, 2011

there are 11 more comments

Please login or register to add comments


like this article?
Sign up now to get more just like it!

latest videos

F1037904167250

What Does Octacon Like to Eat?

  • Cows.
  • Snakes.
  • Kirby.
  • Sheep.

related stories

Micro_kirbyyarn-micro
Keep up-to-date with all the latest video game releases! Kidzworld has all the latest games to ke...
Kirby needs your help to save his world from a wicked witch on the Nintendo DS. Is this touchy ga...
Kirby's been split into four parts in his new four-player Gameboy Advance adventure! Is it fab fu...

Games in the forums

Love_Nora
This is interesting for me amend my best friend Lauren we want to be video game designers
reply 17 minutes
Love_Nora
Love_Nora posted in Board Games:
Yes I do I love chocolate do you like free hugs?
reply 33 minutes
naruto200
In order to make an impressive game do the following. Use anime or COD 3D style graphics. Don't use graphics bellow a Wii U capability  (Especially in a generations with flat screens) Use lots of data such as voice and Music and sound effects. I mean use allot, because you don't want repetitive sound effect playing every 3 seconds. The more VOICE DATA the more cool your game will seem as long as it's GOOD voice acting. Make the multiplayer as innovative as the story. Most developers fail to do this. I mean just look at Halo 4. If your game has good physics and gameplay and challenge and ONLINE PLAY then those are feature you won't be lacking. Also add in your own EXCLUSIVE features that will make a big attraction to your game if it's actually good. Don't forget to advertise the game.
reply 35 minutes
Cataclysm_Destruct
No sadly.  Do you like chocolate?
reply about 1 hour
SpaceKitty14
yes i'm rereading my favourite book called The False Prince. do u have any pets
reply about 1 hour

play online games

Candy-100

A great online version of the famous Candy Crush. This is the best game launched...

Big_icon_(7)

Have you ever fancied being a ranger like those fantasy characters you love so m...

Hour-of-code-tumb

Millions of Students will be doing an Hour of Code with Tynker December 8th-14th...

Big_icon_(4)

You run across the city in a car chase with the police officers.

Big_icon_(6)

The evil master kidnapped all of your friends!