In the age of the Internet, ask and ye shall find out! Last week I featured the 1983 Saturday Supercade series, and mentioned that I wish there were still cheesy Saturday morning cartoon series based on cute videogame characters, and specifically mentioned Kirby as a wish-list candidate.
I was completely in the dark that such a series DID exist, and my friend and fellow blogger known as Hagen Dragmire kindly informed me of its existence. Kirby - Right Back at Ya! was created in Japan and ran in the US from 2001-2003 on the syndicated 4Kids TV network. Here's the nicely-animated, catchy opening:
Now where's that Silent Hill Pyramid Head series I'm craving?