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Kirby is a platformer franchise developed by HAL Laboratory and published by Nintendo. The first game released in 1992 on the Game Boy. The franchise stars a young pink creature named Kirby as he fights to save his home planet by a variety of threats. As of June 2020, the Kirby series has sold over 41.282 million copies worldwide.

Games[]

Year Platform Title Sales
(millions)
Ref
1992 GB Kirby's Dream Land 5.13 [1]
1993 NES Kirby's Adventure 1.75 [1]
GB Kirby's Pinball Land 2.19 [1]
1994 SNES Kirby's Dream Course 0.59* [2]
1995 SNES Kirby's Avalanche Unknown
GB Kirby's Dream Land 2 2.36 [1]
1995 GB Kirby's Block Ball 0.064JPN [3]
1996 SNES Kirby Super Star 1.44 [1]
1997 GB Kirby's Star Stacker 0.069JPN [3]
SNES Kirby's Dream Land 3 0.076JPN [3]
2000 N64 Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards 1.77 [1]
GBC Kirby Tilt 'n Tumble 1.23 [1]
2003 GCN Kirby Air Ride 1.34 [1]
2004 GBA Kirby & the Amazing Mirror 1.47 [1]
2005 DS Kirby: Canvas Curse 0.72* [4]
2006 DS Kirby: Squeak Squad 2.27 [1]
2010 Wii Kirby's Epic Yarn 1.85 [1]
2011 DS Kirby: Mass Attack 1.22 [1]
Wii Kirby's Return to Dream Land 1.79 [1]
2014 3DS Kirby: Triple Deluxe 2.61 [1]
2015 Wii U Kirby and the Rainbow Curse 0.58* [5]
2016 3DS Kirby: Planet Robobot 1.59 [1]
2017 3DS Kirby Battle Royale 0.33* [6]
2018 Switch Kirby Star Allies 3.02 [1]
Total sales

35.459

Remakes[]

Year Platform Title Sales
(millions)
Ref
1998 SNES Kirby's Super Star Stacker Unknown
2002 GBA Kirby: Nightmare in Dream Land 2.10 [1]
2008 DS Kirby Super Star Ultra 2.99 [1]
2012 Wii Kirby's Dream Collection 0.69* [7]
2019 3DS Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn 0.026JPN [3]
Total sales 5.806

Digital Spin-offs[]

Year Platform Title Sales
(millions)
Ref
2014 3DS Kirby Fighters Deluxe 0.017JPN [3]
3DS Dedede's Drum Dash Deluxe Unknown
2017 3DS Team Kirby Clash Deluxe Unknown
3DS Kirby's Blowout Blast Unknown
2019 Switch Super Kirby Clash Unknown
2020 Switch Kirby Fighters 2 Unknown
Total sales 0.017

Notes[]

  •  * include VGChartz numbers
  • JPN currently only Japanese sales number available
  • Kirby's Avalanche is the only Kirby title to not release in Japan because it is a re-skinned version of Super Puyo Puyo.
  • Kirby's Dream Land 3, Kirby Tilt 'n Tumble, and 'Kirby's Dream Collection did not release in Europe.
  • Kirby's Dream Land, Kirby's Adventure, Kirby's Pinball Land, Kirby's Dream Land 2, Kirby: Squeak Squad, and Kirby Super Star Ultra have all sold over 1 million copies in Japan alone.[3]

References[]

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See also: Best selling games · Best selling games worldwide · Highest grossing franchises