Kirby is the main protagonist of Nintendo's Kirby video game series created by Masahiro Sakurai and developed by HAL Laboratory. The Kirby series is one of Nintendo's many well-known game franchises, spanning nearly twenty games since 1992.
His first appearance took place in the 1992 video game Kirby's Dream Land;since Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards for the Nintendo 64, he had his first apperance as a 3-D character in his own game. He has been featured in other video games from Nintendo, on Nintendo's merchandising, on comic books, and even on a television show about the series. Kirby also appears in the Super Smash Bros. series. Kirby is also known as the "pink marshmallow" or "the blob"
Kirby is described in his games as a young male pink ball,) on the planet Pop Star. Popstar is not Kirby's home planet Warpstar is where Kirby and possibly Meta Knight comes from. In the main game, he almost always has the same abilities; he can walk, run, jump, float, slide, and inhale, spit out, or eat his enemies.