Kirby & The Forgotten Land Devs Detail Difficulty of Making Kirby 3D

An interview with the developers of Kirby and the Forgotten Land reveals the challenges of transitioning Kirby from 2D to 3D. Being the first fully 3D Kirby game in the series, Kirby and the Forgotten Land makes lots of new strides for the franchise. As such, the core gameplay had to be designed to accommodate this new style of gameplay.
The change from 2D to 3D is one of the many ways Kirby and the Forgotten Land is different to the rest of the series. In 2D Kirby games, inhaling enemies and using copy abilities were simple as they were …