Chef Kawasaki

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Chef Kawasaki
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Official artwork of Chef Kawasaki from Kirby Super Star Ultra.
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Universe Kirby
Debut Kirby Super Star (1996)
Smash Bros. appearances Brawl
Ultimate
Most recent non-Smash appearance Kirby Star Allies (2018)
Console of origin Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Gender Male
Place of origin Dream Land
Article on WiKirby Chef Kawasaki

Chef Kawasaki (コックカワサキ, Cook Kawasaki) is an enemy from the Kirby universe.

Origin[edit]

Chef Kawasaki as a mini-boss in Kirby Super Star.

Chef Kawasaki debuted in Kirby Super Star as a mid-boss and the source of the Cook ability, and later reprised this role in Kirby Star Allies. Originally, he had two attacks: using his ladle to grab the player character and cook them with a frying pan, or throwing dishes and silverware as projectiles. When copied, the Cook ability allowed Kirby to draw enemies toward him and cook them in a boiling pot, receiving an food item for each defeated enemy. Kawasaki's appearance as an Assist Trophy in Ultimate combines Kawasaki's ladle grab with Cook Kirby's attack.

In Super Smash Bros. Brawl[edit]

Chef Kawasaki appears as a sticker in Super Smash Bros. Brawl using his artwork from Kirby Super Star.

Sticker[edit]

Name Game Effect Character(s)
Chef Kawasaki Kirby Super Star StickerIconLaunchResistance.png +20 RandomHeadSSBB.png
Brawl Sticker Chef Kawasaki (Kirby Super Star).png
Chef Kawasaki
(Kirby Super Star)


In Super Smash Bros. Ultimate[edit]

Chef Kawasaki also appears as an Assist Trophy and as a Spirit.

As an Assist Trophy[edit]

He grabs opponents using his long ladle and mixes them into a pot! The unlucky opponent will continue to take damage as the chef cooks up health recovery items. You can then use his food to recover your health (just don't think about the recipe)!
Super Smash Blog, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Official Site
Chef Kawasaki attacking Young Link in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

Chef Kawasaki appears as an Assist Trophy in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. He uses a ladle to grab opponents from afar, then puts them in a boiling pot, which launches them and creates food; this is similar to Cook Kirby, Kirby's Final Smash in Brawl. He can also throw plates as projectiles, and he leaves behind a random food item before disappearing. Training Mode describes his Assist Trophy: Grabs hold of opponents and mixes them into a pot. Once the broth is ready, he'll make health recovery items!

Spirit[edit]

No. Image Name Type Class Ability Series
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Chef Kawasaki Spirit.png
Chef Kawasaki Support ★★★ Stats ↑↑ after Eating Kirby Series

Trivia[edit]

  • Chef Kawasaki is the only miniboss from a series to be an Assist Trophy.
  • His moveset is inspired by Kirby Super Star and Kirby Star Allies.

Gallery[edit]



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