Kirby is the main character 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. Archer is a Copy Ability that was introduced in Kirby: Triple Deluxe. With this ability, Kirby wields a bow and can shoot arrows at enemies. He can charge arrows; the longer he charges, the farther they fly, the more damage they do, and the more objects they can go through.