Nimbly appears in The Neverending Story II: The Next Chapter. This Nimbly is a large bird creature who works for Xayide and falsely befriends Bastian, but has a change of heart after seeing one of Bastian's memories. In the memory, his mother tells him that we are all part of a neverending story even if we die. Nimbly helps Bastian in a desert, telling him that Atreyu and Falkor are in the ruins of Silver City.


In the novel The Neverending Story, this nimbly is a Fantastican creature that looks like a rabbit having feathers instead of fur.