UK: Kirby and The Forgotten Land No.1 and already fifth best-selling Kirby game of all time

by Pierre Bell

The latest UK boxed video game software charts have come through for the week ending 26th March and there’s a new No.1 this week which is Kirby and the Forgotten Land for the Nintendo Switch family of systems. The latest Kirby game has had the franchises biggest launch yet and the game is already the fifth best-selling Kirby game thus far. Kirby and the Forgotten Land has shifted 2.5 times the number of copies in its first week than the last game which was Kirby Star Allies, also on Nintendo Switch. Rune Factory 5 has also entered the charts this week the game has sold 80 percent more copies than the previous Rune Factory game during its first week. Here is the GfK UK Boxed Top Ten for the week ending 26th March:

Last Week This Week Title New Entry 1 Kirby and The Forgotten Land New Entry 2 Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands 2 3 Elden Ring 1 4 Gran Turismo 7 4 5 Pokémon Legends: Arceus 12 6 FIFA 22 17 7 New Super Mario Bros U Deluxe 3 8 WWE 2K22 7 9 Horizon Forbidden West 11 10 Mario Kart 8: Deluxe