Despite the cute appearance, the wise among us know to fear Kirby, devourer of players. Fortunately, Kirby doesn’t have teeth or a digestive system, so being inhaled by the guy is probably as enjoyable as a full-body cuddle. Not so for this fearful interpretation.
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You can thank DeviantArt user Lal0-90 for this spiky-toothed nightmare fuel. The artist jokes that it’s a “new version of my kirby from 2009”. Here’s the old one. You can decide whether it’s an update… or mad scientist transmogrification.
As enchanting as that maw is, I think it’s the beady eyes and perforated nose that scare me the most.