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March 26, 2022 Retro Gaming Blog Post:

Target's round bollards were decked out like Kirby for launch of the new Switch game

Target's round bollards were decorated for the Kirby launch
My local Target didn't decorate for the Kirby release, but it seems that many others did.
Kirby and the Forgotten Land on Nintendo Switch With the release of Kirby and the Forgotten Land, some Target stores are decorating their anti-car bollards with some Kirby style. These locations sport Kirby smiling and others, inhaling. The large cement balls are iconic to Target's storefronts, but are likely put in place to keep vehicles from hitting the building.

It's been a while since a large Nintendo franchise has released for the Switch. This 3D platformer is a welcome addition to the library. Along with Kirby's "copy" mode, you can also have a second player control Bandana Waddle Dee as you both explore this new world.

Did you pick up this new Kirby game yet? Let us know if your Target had their cement balls pinked-up for the launch!

Target's round bollards were decorated for the Kirby launch

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