Pikmin 3

WIIU / Strategy / Release: Aug 4, 2013 / ESRB: RP

Pikmin 3 goes 'back to the basics,' adds more stress

By Steve Watts, Jan 02, 2013 11:00am PST

Shigeru Miyamoto says he felt Pikmin 2 didn't provide enough of the intentional stress that makes a good strategy game, which he hopes to correct in Pikmin 3.


Most Anticipated of 2013: Andrew's Picks

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 28, 2012 9:00am PST

The editorial team at Shacknews outlines their most anticipated games of 2013 individually. Next up, we've got senior editor Andrew Yoon with his list of 2013 titles.


Pikmin 3 targets spring 2013 release

By Steve Watts, Oct 17, 2012 10:45am PDT

Nintendo has confirmed Pikmin 3 for a spring 2013 release, which paired with previous comments about the "launch window" would mean the game will hit in March.


Nintendo president calls fans 'insatiable'

By Steve Watts, Jun 25, 2012 3:30pm PDT

Reggie Fils-Aime expressed some frustration with "insatiable" fans for being dissatisfied with the company's showing at E3 this year.


Wii U, Pikmin 3, Batman: Arkham City, and Nintendo Land - Shacknews Daily: June 6, 2012

By Garnett Lee, Jun 06, 2012 1:30pm PDT

Garnett reports in from the trenches of E3 again with his thoughts on Nintendo's Wii U showcase in the latest Shacknews Daily.


Pikmin 3 preview

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 05, 2012 7:15pm PDT

The Pikmin series returns after an eight-year hiatus and helps launch Nintendo’s next-gen console with its classic formula.


Pikmin 3 announced for Wii U

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 05, 2012 9:18am PDT

They've been away for a while, but those adorable Pikmin are to return in Pikmin 3 for the Wii U. Creator Shigeru Miyamoto unveiled it during Nintendo's E3 showcase, revealing a new Pikmin and how the Wii U's special tablet controller will be used.