Kirby's Rival and Commander of the Halberd its Meta Knight. Meta Knight is a Star Knight and wielder of the sword 'Galaxia'. Appeared since the Kirby series started on the NES in Kirbys Adventure preventing Kirby from taking a piece of the Star Rod so it wouldn't fall into nightmares hands. Meta Knight is usually a Boss in many Kirby games but also trains with Kirby to make him stronger. He follows a Code of Honor so when he fights Kirby he gives him a sword to make it a fair battle.