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Nintendo Direct: Pikmin 3 set to release in August


10:22 AM on 04.17.2013
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Pikmin 3. August 4. Wii U, both retail and eShop.

Seems like so far away, right? Wasn't it pretty much finished? Wasn't it close to being a launch window title? Why push it back so far? Makes me worry about other games in a similar sitch, namely The Wonderful 101.

In any case, today's Nintendo Direct unveiled a new Pikmin type: the Winged Pikmin. Joining the ranks alongside the Rock Pikmin, these flying fellas can assist Olimar by carrying items through the air. I wonder if they will also be able to lift up enemy monsters and drop them from the sky, smashing their guts on the ground below. That would be lovely.

Nintendo Direct: Pikmin 3 set to release in August photo
Nintendo Direct: Pikmin 3 set to release in August photo
Nintendo Direct: Pikmin 3 set to release in August photo







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