Kirby and the Forgotten Land Release Date: When is the next Kirby coming out?
A new Kirby game, Kirby and the Forgotten Land, was announced at the latest Nintendo Direct, with a new trailer and a release date window. It will feature fully-3D post-apocalyptic-themed areas, such as an overgrown city.
Kirby and the Forgotten Land: Spring 2022
Kirby and the Forgotten Land has a release date window of Spring 2022, so there’s still quite a wait ahead. The official Nintendo Switch page for the game describes it as follows:
“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!
- Join Kirby in an unforgettable journey on a delightful 3D platforming adventure
- Explore a mysterious world with abandoned structures, remnants of a past civilization
- Copy enemies’ abilities and use them to attack and explore”
Kirby and the Forgotten Land is quite a departure from the previous game in the series, 2018’s Kirby Star Allies, because it is a 3D platformer in the style of games like Super Mario 64 – Kirby Star Allies, in contrast, used a side-perspective. Currently, there is no set specific release date for Kirby and the Forgotten Land, but we’ll be sure to update you all when it finally gets revealed. For other upcoming Nintendo Switch exclusives, check out our article here.