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Call Down Kid Icarus: Uprising’s “Atlas Foot” Item To Flatten Enemies


The Kid Icarus: Uprising Twitter account is still keeping busy, tweeting little details about the game’s weapons and abilities everyday. Today, it showed off another interesting — and amusing — item: the Atlas Foot.


What does it do? Naturally, “The Atlas Foot item calls forth a gigantic foot that stomps the earth in front of its user, crushing enemies.”


The other “foot” item in Uprising is actually an enemy. Mimicutie poses as a treasure chest and kicks you when you get close:


Kid Icarus: Uprising will be released on March 23rd in North America and Europe.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.