A low-key triumph
The review embargo for Kirby and the Forgotten Land lifts tomorrow, but that’s for online media. Print can run with their reviews considerably earlier, and the first such review has come in.
Gaming magazine EDGE, a publication known for its tough reviews, has shared their thoughts on Kirby and the Forgotten Land. You’ll be happy to know they scored the game an 8 out of 10, which is an absolutely stellar score for the publication. You can also see a synopsis of what they had to say below.
Not that Fromsoftware will be quaking in its boots., Indeed, those who’ve never understood the appeal of Kirby are unlikely to be convinced by his move into 3D. But otherwise this compact, imaginative adventure is a low key triumph, a work of great craft and wit that, unlike its lead, doesn’t bite off more than it can chew. And it only leaves you hungry for more.