Kid Icarus is back in a new game designed specifically for the Nintendo 3DS system by Kirby™ and Super Smash Bros.™
creator Masahiro Sakurai and his development team at Project Sora.
- Kid Icarus: Uprising is a fast-paced and action-packed blend of aerial and ground-based shooting built on elegantly intuitive and streamlined play control.
Boasting game play that is easy to pick up but incredibly deep, the game is sure to satisfy novice gamers as well as fans who have been clamoring for a new installment in the franchise.
- The hero, Pit, teams up with Palutena, the goddess of light, who bestows on him the miracle of flight for limited stretches. With this gift, Pit soars through skies, shooting down swarms of enemies along the way, before finally setting down and engaging in frantic ground-based battles against Medusa's underworld army.
- Kid Icarus was originally released for the Nintendo Entertainment System™ in 1987.