It’s 4713 blocks, as posted on Twitter by user ‘NintendoTweet’. How big is that in megabytes you may wonder?
About 589 MB. Find out how that compares to other 3DS games in the full article below!
Here’s the game listed alongside other 3DS games, as ordered by file size in blocks:
- Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D: 17,693 blocks
- Pokemon X and Y: About 15,000 blocks
- Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate: 14,284 blocks
- Monster Hunter 4: 13,920 blocks
- Style Savvy: 10,500 blocks
- Fire Emblem Awakening: 8,579 blocks
- Animal Crossing New Leaf: 8,192 blocks
- Mario Kart 7: 8,192 blocks
- Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy: 7309 blocks/914MB
- Mario & Luigi Dream Team: 6792 blocks/850MB
- Luigi’s Mansion Dark Moon: 6,748 blocks
- Star Fox 64 3D: 5,120 blocks
- Kirby Triple Deluxe: 4,713 blocks
- Super Mario 3D Land: 4,096 blocks
- New Super Mario Bros 2: 2,950 blocks
So yes, as you can clearly see, it’s a rather small game if you download it digitally. Indeed, with the exception of just two of Nintendo’s mainstream titles, it seems to be smaller than just about every single ‘important’ 3DS game of the last three years.
Kirby Triple Deluxe is available for download in Japan! 4,713 blocks pic.twitter.com/H55MT7JG7e
— NintendoTweet (@NintendoTweet) January 10, 2014
Might want to download this one digitally now you know that.