Knuckle Joe is a resident of Dream Land that grants Kirby the Fighter ability when swallowed.
Powers and Stats
Name: Knuckle Joe
Classification: Denizen of planet Pop Star
Lifting Strength: Unknown
Striking Strength: Large Planet Class
Durability: Large Planet level
Stamina: Above average to high
Range: Extended melee range normally, Large planetary with shockwaves.
Standard Equipment: N/A
Intelligence: Average, skillful fighter.
Weaknesses: None notable
(Can likely use all Fighter moves Kirby can use presently, due to the fact that he could in Super Star/Super Star Ultra)
- Vulcan Jab: Fires off many weak, fast punch waves.
- Smash Punch: Throws a mighty punch wave.
- Force Blast: Charges a blast up to three levels.
- Leg Sweep: A weak but fast kick that slides across the ground.
- Spin Kick: A running whirlwind kick to hit anything in his way.
- Somersault Kick: Performs a running somersault kick.
- Down Kick: Performs a dropkick in midair.
- Sky Kick: A faster Down Kick
- Moon Somersault Kick: A somersault kick that leaves a crescent-shaped flash afterward.
- Double Kick: While falling, performs a kick, then a followup kick with an energy wave.
- Rising Break: Leaps up while doing an uppercut.
- Foe Grab: Grabs a nearby enemy to lead into other actions.
- Arm Throw: A forceful throw or punch forwards.
- Juudou Throw: A skillful behind throw
- Aerial Spin Kick: A whirlwind kick in the air that gathers no horizontal distance.
- Energy Blast: Shoots an energy blast that deals more damage and takes less time to charge the less power he has left.
- Air Drop: Takes an opponent high into the air and slams them onto the ground.