Game Revolution writes: "In the 8- and 16-bit days of yore, you might have thought that header would be a better pun for a Kirby game if it said “they suck me back in”. Alas, those days are long gone and no longer relevant, at least until the next sequel comes along. Kirby’s Epic Yarn removes both of the trademark Kirby mechanics: floating through the air and sucking stuff up."
+ Dazzling style with limited graphics
+ Solid platforming
+ Variety of gameplay mechanics
+/- Short adventure with lots of extra content
+/- Two player is fun but not a draw
- No difficulty whatsoever