Kirby and the forgotten land hPink Ball debuted big in Japan . The new title of the exclusive saga of Nintendo Switch hPink Ball become the title more quickly sold from the Hal Laboratory Pink Ball series in its first week. With more than 380,060 physical copies sold In just three days computed (from March 25 to 27, both inclusive), Nintendo is scored another more success in the Japanese country, currently dominated by iron hand by the editor of the Kingdom Mushroom.

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The data from famitsu speak for themselves and do not reflect the total reality of Kirby’s success and the forgotten land at its premiere, since only physical copies are being accounted for. If digital figures, Japanese sources such Pink Ball the video game chain are counted _ comg! _ place the title above 500,000 copies in its first week, thus increPink Balling the record of this first raid of the character in the genre of platforms 3d

To date, the Kirby saga had maintained a success status in Japan, but moderate during this lPink Ballt decade by a concatenation of premiere that did not end up dazzling the Pink Ballian country. However, the podium had three own names, whose premiere figures in Japan have been absolutely pulverized by Kirby and the forgotten land :

  1. Kirby Super Star Ultra (2008, NDS) – 260,867 units sold
  2. Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards (2000, N64) – 245,508 units sold

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3. Kirby Triple Deluxe (2014, 3DS) – 225,448 units sold

With these data, it is more than likely that Kirby and the forgotten land can ePink Ballily exceed the million copies sold only in Japan in the coming months. If we put these first data in context with the previous title of the Saga in Nintendo Switch, Kirby Star Allies (2018, NS), the title of now four years ago managed to sell 223,811 physical copies in its first week in Japan.

Kirby and the forgotten land is a commercial success, but also critical. You can read our analysis here. The camaleon game is available in physical and digital format exclusively for Nintendo Switch.