Duke catches a cold while on a scouting mission with Captain N and Kid Icarus. Kid Icarus discovers a band of warriors led by Eggplant Wizard preparing to attack the Palace of Power and kidnap Princess Lana. Kevin decides to do a frontal attack and both he and Kid Icarus are captured. Duke, who was left behind because he was sick, rushes to help them. The warriors, who turn out to be catmen, cease their assault being that they are fearful of dogs. Kid Icarus admits that Duke is more than just a dog.