Balan Wonderworld has not had one of the best of receptions since its launch and this has been mirrored in its sale figures. According to @CartridgeGames on Twitter, the sport bought lower than 2,100 copies in Japan throughout its first week, fully lacking the highest 30 on the retail charts.
The recreation additionally fully missed the highest 30 on the Nintendo eShop in each Japan and North America, in addition to the highest 40 in the UK retail charts. No PlayStation Store charts can be found in the meanwhile, however the story isn’t prone to be any totally different on PlayStation consoles both.
Players obtained to check out the demo for Balan Company’s platformer title at the end of January. The demo allowed entry to World 1, World 4, and World 6, showcasing the different costumes and the variety of abilities the sport supplied. The downside is it additionally confirmed up among the issues with the sport, together with points with motion controls, digital camera motion, and the sport’s problem. While a few of these issues have been altered in a day one patch, it wasn’t “feasible to reflect every piece of feedback into the game” as among the issues have been to do with the sport’s structural mechanics that may’t simply be altered simply.
The day one patch did repair the bug that would probably set off seizures in these with picture delicate epilepsy, in addition to inducing some nausea and complications in these with out a historical past of epilepsy. During my time with the sport, I haven’t seen any proof of this bug though I’m but to succeed in the ultimate boss. The recreation does definitely produce other points although, and we’ll be detailing these in full in our upcoming evaluation because of be printed later this week.
Those who nonetheless need to strive the sport for themselves can seize it on PlayStation 5 or PlayStation Four proper now, both digitally or at retail.