The last platform game licensed by Kirby dates back to 2019. To celebrate the character’s 30th birthday, a new game is being released exclusively on Switch with new gameplay.
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The game was revealed last September, and it will arrive on the Nintendo Switch console on March 25th. Unlike previous versions, the new Kirby deserves its first 3D adventure. Like the Mario or Zelda games, the Kirby license belongs exclusively to Nintendo. The pink character also honors the brand’s main characters in fashion and powers.
Successful license since 1992
Since the release of Kirby dreamland In the Game Boy in the early nineties, about thirty games or mini-games were released on various Nintendo consoles. Over 30 million Kirby games have been sold worldwide, contributing to licensing’s success, decade after decade.
Until now, Kirby games were limited to 2D rendering, like the platform game of the 90s. To update the license, the developers proposed a radical change, in particular:
- Full 3D world
- interactive tables
- Exclusive power-ups inspired by Nintendo characters…
Next-generation console performance delivers remarkable graphics and ergonomics. If the type of game is suitable for a young audience, many of them will appreciate finding one of the characters that shook their childhood.
Kirby and the Forgotten World It arrives on the Nintendo Switch on March 25th. Find the adorable pink ball in an all-new adventure adapted to the next generation console.
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