is a member of the Kirby
species. This alternate coloration is also used for Kirby
in the Super Smash Bros. series
, Kirby Air Ride
, Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards
(as the third player in sub-game mode), and as a playable character in Kirby's Return to Dream Land
. It is actually unknown if this is an official coloration as these have only been used to tell the first player from the second, but Kirby used to turn blue when using the Ice
and Freeze abilities
There are two blue-colored Spray Paint palette swaps for Kirby in Kirby & The Amazing Mirror and Kirby: Squeak Squad. The Ocean Spray Paint closely resembles Blue Kirby. The Sapphire Spray Paint resembles Meta Knight's coloring.
In Kirby Mass Attack, a Kirby will turn blue when he is injured.
In Kirby's Return to Dream Land, Blue Kirby's cheek blushes have a noticeably more violet hue, in contrast with the traditional bluish shades in past games.
Blue Kirby is a playable character in the Kirby: Triple Deluxe sub-game Kirby Fighters and in its expanded standalone, Kirby Fighters Deluxe.
Blue Kirby returns in Kirby Battle Royale as an opponent during the Story Mode and as a playable character. He is notably darker than in previous games in the Kirby series.
Kirby Battle Royale (Doctor)
Sprites and Models
Sapphire Kirby in Kirby & The Amazing Mirror