can refer to any collection of sentient black-colored matter, which usually have at least an eye, and has the ability to possess an individual to assist with its goals or contaminate entire planets if enough Dark Matter is coalesced. A number of major villains of Kirby's Dream Land 2
, Kirby's Dream Land 3
and Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards
are collections of Dark Matter. Notable Dark Matter individuals include Gooey
(Kirby's ally) and Miracle Matter
, and Dark Star
and Hyper Zone
respective are unusually large collections of the substance.