While it still stings, we're sure, to have to wait until 2011
to play Kirby's Epic Yarn
, Nintendo revealed a European release date today that isn't too
far into next year: February 25. You won't be able to get it for Christmas, but you could conceivably have some gift cards left over from the holiday, at least.
Perhaps it took Nintendo a while to translate all the cutesy descriptions of the collectible furniture items. Or perhaps it's taken Nintendo of Europe several months to stop hugging all the copies of the game long enough to get them into boxes.