Tag Archives: Pikmin 3
Sat, Jul 13, 2013 | 18:49 BST
Nintendo of America will have demos for Pikmin 3 available at participating GameStop locations in the US and Canada the weekend of July 20- 21. Check your location here. Sadly, there isn’t one within a 100 mile radius of me, but that’s not much of a shocker. Should you try out the game in-store and like it enough to pre-order the downloadable version of it through the retailer, you can get it on August 3, which is the day before it is officially released in North America. Reggie has more on this below.
Tue, Jul 09, 2013 | 06:39 BST
Nintendo isn’t in a rush to establish new properties so much as to make entirely new games, according to legendary designer Shigeru Miyamoto .
Mon, Jul 08, 2013 | 11:46 BST
Pikmin 3 has received a new trailer out of Nintendo, explaining what each Pikmin type can do. The Rock type can smash glass and crystal barriers, the red type is immune to fire damage and the blue tykes can walk under water, to name a few things.
Sun, Jul 07, 2013 | 13:01 BST
It’s been a few months since we’ve seen a new Wii U game worth getting excited about, but Pikmin 3, dropping Jul 13 in Japan, July 26 in Europe and August 4 in North America, is almost here. And get whet your appetite for it a bit, we’ve got a 30-second teaser full of gameplay clips inside. Spoiler: it’s pretty.
Wed, Jun 26, 2013 | 23:25 BST
Wed, Jun 26, 2013 | 23:20 BST
Franchise creator Shigeru Miyamoto and comedian Hitoshi Matsumoto played Pikmin together in a special Nintendo Direct broadcast.
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 | 11:26 BST
Pikmin 3 will include all of the features Shigeru Miyamoto wasn’t able to get into the GameCube original due to technical limitations and because the man has a very massive imagination. Regardless, the Wii U romp will see all of those ideas brought back into one charming package of win.
Mon, Jun 17, 2013 | 08:44 BST
Pikmin 3′s ‘Bingo Battle’ multiplayer mode has been shown running in realtime, courtesy of Nintendo legend Shigeru Miyamoto. Watch it here.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 05:40 BST
In a video narrated by Shigeru Miyamoto, the designer discusses why the Wii U is such a perfect host for Pikmin 3, the long-awaited artificial life management sim.
Sat, May 18, 2013 | 18:41 BST
Nintendo Direct sessions for North America and Europe contained quite a bit of interesting information on the firm’s upcoming Wii U and 3DS titles for summer. During the event, the biggest take away was when Nintendo president Satoru Iwata announced that the next three Sonic titles to be released from SEGA will be exclusive to Nintendo systems.
Wed, Apr 17, 2013 | 21:37 BST
Nintendo has released quite a few screenshots for the titles it covered during its Nintendo Direct sessions this morning. Below the break you will find images of the following: Mario Golf: World Tour, Mario & Donkey Kong: Minis on the Move, Wii U Panorama View, Mario Party, New Super Luigi U, Pikmin 3 and Pikmin 3 box art, Yoshi’s Island, Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy, Mario & Luigi: Dream Team Bros., LEGO City Undercover: The Chase Begins, Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D, Bravely Default: Flying Fairy, Animal Crossing: New Leaf and its 3DS bundle, ad finally, the Shin Megami Tensei 4 special edition. Shots for the Link to the Past game along with a bevy of trailers, can be found through our Nintendo Direct report.
Thu, Apr 18, 2013 | 08:38 BST
Nintendo hosted Nintendo Direct sessions in both North America and Europe today, announcing a new installment in the Mario Party series for 3DS, release dates for Mario & Luigi: Dream Team, the Virtual Console release of Earthbound or Mother 2 if you will, and a 2014 release for Bravely Default: Flying Fairy in the west.
Tue, Apr 09, 2013 | 11:42 BST
Pikmin 3 will enable players to switch between one of three captains on the fly, giving rise to more strategic options, Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto has explained.
Mon, Mar 11, 2013 | 17:00 GMT
Pikmin producer Shigeru Miyamoto has revealed that his series is getting the cartoon treatment for the launch of Pikmin 3. It’ll be a series of short clips at first, but if popular they could justify a full animated series.
Mon, Mar 11, 2013 | 14:55 GMT
Pikmin 3 is due sometime in Spring, but producer Shigeru Miyamoto feels that it should have ideally launched alongside the Wii U itself. He’s also said that The Legend of Zelda Wii U is a long way off.
Thu, Mar 07, 2013 | 16:33 GMT
Pikmin 3 will go deeper than the original games, according to Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto. His team looked at the Wii U’s bespoke features closely to give players a deeper experience, thanks in large part to the console’s GamePad.
Wed, Jan 23, 2013 | 21:38 GMT
Pikmin 3 should not be scary but augh, look at the lips on these monsters.
Wed, Jan 02, 2013 | 09:35 GMT
Pikmin 3 will be more like the original Gamecube title, rather than its ‘less-stressful’ sequel Pikmin 2, according to Shigeru Miyamoto. The developer has given some insight into the nature of his impending Wii U title in a new interview. Check out his quotes after the jump.
Mon, Dec 17, 2012 | 11:48 GMT
Pikmin 3 is finally heading to Wii U early next year, and veteran designer Shigeru Miyamoto has shed light his team’s concept for the game, and how the loveable Pikmin creatures have evolved over time. For example, did you know they used to be the game’s enemies, rather than your own subservient followers? Get more insight below.
Fri, Dec 07, 2012 | 11:47 GMT
Nintendo Direct Europe happened on Wednesday and with it came a wave of new release dates, narrowed release windows and more. But they didn’t stop there, oh no. The release dates on Wii U and 3DS – for both retail and eShop games – keeps going, so there was no other choice for us really: it’s round-up time.