Hoshi no Kirby

Kirby: Right Back at Ya!

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Synonyms: Hoshi no Kirby, Kirby of the Stars
Japanese: 星のカービィ
English: Kirby: Right Back at Ya!
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Type: TV
Episodes: 100
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 6, 2001 to Sep 27, 2003
Premiered: Fall 2001
Broadcast: Saturdays at 19:30 (JST)
Producers: CBC Television, Nintendo
Licensors: 4Kids Entertainment
Source: Game
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, ComedyComedy, FantasyFantasy
Theme: ParodyParody
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG - Children


Score: 6.831 (scored by 1219712,197 users)
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Ranked: #45292
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Popularity: #3548
Members: 27,031
Favorites: 236

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A diminutive pink creature orbiting in space called "Kirby" crash lands into Dream Land. Once getting acquainted with the citizens who live there in Cappy Town, he begins to defend the town from the monsters that King Dedede, the self-proclaimed ruler of Cappy Town, orders from the evil Nightmare Enterprises.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Chef Kawasaki

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Tatsuta, Naoki

Customer Service

Ginga, Banjou


Ohmoto, Makiko


Takimoto, Fujiko


Yoshikawa, Souji
Director, Series Composition
Harada, Hiroshi
Episode Director, Storyboard, Key Animation
Asakawa, Hiroko
Theme Song Performance
Saitou, Miwako
Theme Song Lyrics


Opening Theme

Apple Music
Amazon Music
Youtube Music
1 "Kirby March" by Shanchii (eps 1-71)
2 "Kirby!" by Hiroko Asakawa (eps 72-100)

Ending Theme

1 "Kihon wa Maru" by Shanchii (eps 1-71)
2 "Kirby Step!" by KONISHIKI (eps 72-100)

May 9, 2020
Jhulong (All reviews)
I still remember watching this in the computer,searching on youtube if there is more episodes of kirby right back at ya! Good times hahahaha.

Yes I did watch the dubbed version of this but I was still kid back then and I get annoyed at subtitles lol.Thinking way back I enjoyed all of the episodes of this show. The funniest is dubbed king dedede,I mean his voice,his accent,It's just perfect hahahahaha.

If you still watch cartoons or just a Kirby fan and If you want more kiddy innocent stories then I recommend this anime to ya'll.

(First Review By The Way)
Feb 7, 2014
Arisu_the_Pig (All reviews)
(This is my first review.)

I've always really liked the Kirby games, but in most of the games, there isn't really a story and you don't really get to know how the characters act, this show has an actual story and characters with personalities!

At first, I was worried that this show would ruin my opinion of the games, but it just provided some explanations for things and made me really like this whole franchise even more than I used to.

This show's story is mostly just that King Dedede tries to defeat Kirby using the Demon Beasts he orders from Holy Nightmare Co while messing read more
Apr 26, 2015
Meta-Knight (All reviews)
This is my first review, so it may not be that good.

Kirby: Right Back at Ya! is a decent anime, which is pretty different to the games, despite them being about Kirby. The anime has lots of characters and monsters that do not appear in the games, so if you want to watch something with lots of different monsters, then this is for you.

The story of Kirby: Right Back at Ya! is ok. The problem with the story is that once you have watched the first few episodes, then it is just like that for the rest of the anime; King Dedede and read more
Aug 9, 2015
Anim3Punk (All reviews)
Story/Characters (7/10): This show is a show aimed at kids. It has an easy an simple plot that anyone can follow. Kirby, a pink (alien?) star warrior crash lands on the planet of Pop Star. There he befriends the citizens of Cappy Town and defends them from monsters that their king, King Dedede, sends to kill Kirby.
The characters are very likable. Tiff and Toff are Kirby's best friends who will always look out for him. King Dedede is a funny yet foolish villain whose reasons for antagonising Kirby are like that of Lex Luthor's hatred of Superman. And lastly, Meta Knight, the coolest character in read more


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