King Dedede's artwork from Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards.

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King Dedede's Theme in Kirby's Return to Dream Land

King Dedede (Rey Dedede in Spanish) is the one of the main antagonists of the Kirby series, who appears in every game except for Kirby & the Amazing Mirror and Kirby and the Rainbow Curse (besides the figurine and the Secret Diary mention). He also is a playable character in Kirby: Triple Deluxe, Kirby's Return to Dream Land, and Kirby Air Ride. Sometimes he will also help you in Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards.

Games Edit

Kirby's Dream Land Edit

In Kirby's Dreamland, King Dedede serves as the main antagonist, having stolen all of Dream Land's food supplies, as well as the Sparkling Stars.

Kirby's Adventure Edit

In Kirby's Adventure he steals the Star Rod from the Fountain Of Dreams and gives the peaces of the it to his friends.

Kirby's Return to DreamlandEdit

He has the same moveset as Hammer Kirby.
100px-KRtDL Dedede

King Dedede's artwork from Kirby's Return to Dream Land.


Attack name:

Hammer 1
Hammer Twirl ↓+1
Triple Dedede Hammer Hold 1, release
Giant Dedede Swing Dash+1
Midair Hammer Swing 1 in midair
Dedede Hammer Flip ↓+1
Dedede Hammer Throw Dash+-
Underwater Hammer Swing 1 underwater

Super Smash Bros. Series Edit

King Dedede appears in every Super Smash Bros. game. In Super Smash Bros., he is seen flying in the background of Dreamland. In Super Smash Bros. Melee, he is a trophy and again appears in Dreamland. In Super Smash Bros. Brawl, Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS, and Super Smash Bros. for Wii U he is a playable character.

Your Highness

Your Highness aka King Dedede aka Sire.


In the anime King Dedede serves as one of the main antagonists. He always orders monsters from NME (also known as Nightmare Enterprises) to destroy Kirby. Sometimes, even if they are not supposed to attack Kirby, they will attack him anyway. Luckily, Kirby always defeats the monsters.