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Kirby and the Forgotten Land

Critics Consensus (Play It)

Kirby and the Forgotten Land may not be the revolution some were expecting, but its beautiful world, fantastic soundtrack, and good balance between combat and platforming make it well worth your time.

Game Info

Join Kirby in an unforgettable journey through a mysterious world in a delightful 3D platforming adventure. Take control of the powerful pink puffball, Kirby, and move around freely in 3D stages as you discover a mysterious world with abandoned structures from a past civilization – like a shopping mall?! Copy enemies’ abilities like Sword and Ice and use them to attack and explore your surroundings! What journey awaits Kirby? Take a deep breath and get ready for an unforgettable adventure!

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Total Reviews: 76

WIN: Best Platformer (2022)

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42% of scored reviews fell within the range of 80 to 86 / 100

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RATING & REVIEWS

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CRITIC REVIEWS

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John Carson (Game Informer)
March 23, 2022
9/10

Kirby thankfully remains as charming as ever and this new adventure can effortlessly provide hours of glee.

Steven Petite (GameSpot)
March 23, 2022
9/10

Kirby and the Forgotten Land is the biggest and most inventive entry in the long-running franchise.

Heather Wald (GamesRadar+)
March 23, 2022
4.5/5 stars

Kirby’s latest adventure is an absolute treat and one you won’t want to miss. With more open platforming in an eye-grabbing 3D world, a generous helping of fantastic features in Waddle Dee Town, and the introduction of Mouthful Mode, Kirby and the Forgotten Land offers up a memorable experience that will undoubtedly make you smile.

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Awards & Recognition

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Best Platformer

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