The two extra mini-game modes included with Kirby: Triple Deluxe will be making their way to the Japanese Nintendo eShop as standalone titles. Kirby Fighters Z and DeDeDe’s Drum Dash will be available on July 23rd for Japanese 3DS owners. The standalone versions however will be expanded versions from the minigames in Kirby: Triple Deluxe and will include the Bell and Beetle power up, as well as new stages for Kirby Fighters Z. DeDeDe’s Drum Dash Z will include new stages as well in addition to masks of other series’ characters for Dedede to wear.
Kirby Fighters Z is a four-player free-for-all brawl similar to the Super Smash Bros. series. It will feature all the same Copy Abilities as the original Kirby Fighters, but if you own a copy of Kirby: Triple Deluxe, you’ll have access to the Bell and Beetle powers as well. The game will includes all the modes from the original Kirby Fighters such as player mode and. boss battles. In addition to five new stages, and you will be bale to unlock Shadow Kirby. Unfortunately, this game will lack online functionality.
DeDeDe’s Drum Dash Z is a rhythm game featuring King Dedede. This new version will include seven additional stages over the original version. In addition, the new version will also receive seven super hard “ura” stages as well as unlockable masks, including Kirby, Waddle Dee, and Meta Knight masks if you own Kirby Triple Deluxe.
Both titles will cost 750 yen each (just over $7) each. No word has been revealed about these coming outside of Japan yet.
Check out the trailers and screenshots below: