Pikmin Series News


Nintendo producing Pikmin cartoon shorts

By Steve Watts, Mar 11, 2013 11:40am PDT

Nintendo is producing a series of 3DS cartoon shorts featuring Pikmin, in conjunction with an external animation studio.


"True, but I wouldn't necessarily say that's always a bad thing."

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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.


"With sequels in particular this is important, however for Nintendo I feel like they need to get ..."

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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.


"Or Pikmin 3 could just release after their "launch window" and we'll all just have to get over ..."

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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.


"Although keep in mind that those titles are nothing compared to Marios close-to-30 year reign, ..."

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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.


Pikmin 2 and Mario Power Tennis coming to Wii this June

By Andrew Yoon, May 14, 2012 9:45am PDT

Nintendo has announced two new additions to the Wii library. Coming June 10th are Wii re-releases of two Gamecube classics: Mario Power Tennis and Pikmin 2.


"Mario Power Tennis is not new to the Wii library, it is simply being added to the Nintendo ..."

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Pikmin 2 coming to Wii this year

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 24, 2012 3:30pm PDT

Nintendo of America has suddenly decided to re-release Pikmin 2 on Wii, three years after every other territory.


"This has been out in japan for years, about time they brought it stateside. "

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