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Pikmin 3

by Nintendo
Nintendo Wii U
Everyone 10+
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (270 customer reviews) 18 answered questions 87 / 100

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  • Command a legion of adorable Pikmin in a fight for survival
  • Enlist armies of Pikmin to solve puzzles and defeat monsters
  • Explore a beautiful, living world through a pint-sized perspective
  • Challenge a friend in a frenetic battle mode

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  • ASIN: B0050SWBAE
  • Product Dimensions: 7.4 x 5.3 x 0.6 inches ; 4 ounces
  • Media: Video Game
  • Release Date: August 4, 2013
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (270 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #859 in Video Games (See Top 100 in Video Games)
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Take command of three explorers and a legion of adorable Pikmin in a fight for survival. Enlist the help of tiny Pikmin with unique abilities to solve puzzles, battle monstrous enemies, and retrieve food needed to save your depleted home planet. Explore an alien world from a pint-sized perspective, and experience the charming personality of Pikmin.

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Pikmin 3 Battle
Battle dangerous predators
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Pikmin 3 Leaders
Maximize your strategy using three explorers
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Pikmin 3 Multiplayer
Enjoy the wild and fast pace of multiplayer mode
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Take command of three explorers and a legion of adorable Pikmin in a fight for survival. Enlist the help of tiny Pikmin with unique abilities to solve puzzles, battle monstrous enemies, and retrieve food needed to save your depleted home planet. Explore an alien world from a pint-sized perspective, and experience the charming personality of Pikmin.

Discover a new adventure in the critically acclaimed Pikmin series, known for its mass-action gameplay and adorable Pikmin characters. With three explorers at your command, split Pikmin into multiple squads to maximize your strategy. The five Pikmin types, including Rock Pikmin and Winged Pikmin, offer unique abilities to help you overcome enormous obstacles. Can you defeat massive bosses and gather enough food to save your depleted home planet? With additional challenge modes and a frenetic multiplayer battle mode*, the world of Pikmin has never been more alive and fun!

*Additional accessories required for multiplayer mode. Sold separately.

Key Features
  • Enlist armies of Pikmin to solve puzzles, battle dangerous predators, and recover food for your depleted home planet
  • Discover the charming personality of Pikmin as they come to life in multiple shapes and sizes
  • Five different Pikmin types, including Rock Pikmin and Winged Pikmin, each offer unique abilities
  • Explore lush, beautiful environments from your tiny explorer’s perspective
  • Split your Pikmin squads among three explorers to maximize your strategy
  • Use the Wii U GamePad controller as an in-game camera to capture the alien-safari feel to the world. Snap and caption photos, then share them via Miiverse
  • Show off your skills in a variety of intense challenge modes
  • Challenge a friend in the wild and frenetic multiplayer battle mode (Additional accessories required for multiplayer mode. Sold separately.)
Pikmin 3 POV
The Wii U GamePad allows you to see the world from the eyes of a Pikmin
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Pikmin 3 Puzzles
Use the unique abilities of each Pikmin to solve puzzles
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Rock Pikmin
The Rock Pikmin offers new abilities
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88 of 95 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A New Worthy Wii U Game August 4, 2013
Fun: 5.0 out of 5 stars   
Pikmin 3 is the latest addition to the series for the Wii U. The HD looks spectacular. I would recommend using the Wii remote and nunchuk to play this game. I tried to use the Wii U tablet but it was not as easy and more cumbersome. The Wii U tablet adds a little bit extra by displaying the map and logs on the screen. As far as gameplay the look and feel is just like the past Pikmin games. This time around you get 3 crew members that you can switch between to divvy up the work. The classic model of going until you run out of daylight still holds. The goal is to accomplish as much as you can in a day and sacrifice as few Pikmin as possible. Nintendo made another great addition to this franchise and it's worth picking it up if you own a Wii U.

Update 1: So far this game is really fun. Being able to split the crew up is really nice (I didn't play Pikmin 2 only Pikmin). The controls are a lot more intuitive now. I don't have to keep spamming A to pick Pikmin, I can just hit it once and they will carry on doing it. There is some subtle humor especially in the naming of the items you find. There are a few annoyances though. I keep running around and a few Pikmin will get caught along the path and I won't notice I lose them until they die at the end of the day. The "Go Here" function of the gamepad comes in handy a lot, use it frequently!

Update 2: This game is such a challenge. The path to take isn't always obvious and working with the 3 crew members can get interesting. You really have to watch your Pikmin and use the right ones for the right situations. Sometimes I have them all split up and I get the Pikmin under attack warning and am frantically searching for them.
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56 of 61 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Thank God...Finally, a Wii U game worth the money. August 7, 2013
Fun: 5.0 out of 5 stars   
Well, I bought a Wii U during launch week and played it that weekend. Since then the thing has sat on my shelf collecting dust while I played my 360 or PC instead. Then I saw Pikmin 3...I've always heard good things about the Pikmin series, but never played any of the others. After reading the positive reviews on here and IGN, I figured "Why Not?" and went for it. This is the first Wii game aside from the staples of Mario/Mario Kart that I don't regret spending money on.

If you've read anything about it, you know the basics of the game. For me, its a fun balance of time management (need to get back to the ship before sundown), strategy (how do I solve this puzzle with the Pikmin I have...or do I need more of different types), adventure (exploring the planet looking for food, enemies, and treasure), and action (MINIONS....ATTACK!!!!).

When looking at the reviews I expected the battles to be pretty easy...and in general they aren't bad, but upon facing my first boss and losing every. single. pikmin. I had, I realized "hmm...there may be something to this after all." The battles aren't "Dark Souls", but they're challenging enough to make it fun.

I haven't tried multiplayer yet, but I play the single player with my 7 1/2 year old son...with him acting as navigator holding the game pad map and me controlling the on-screen goodness.

Bottom Line: If you have the money and you think you might enjoy it, give it a try...you won't regret it. After all, who doesn't want to assemble a minion army and send them to do your bidding?
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46 of 51 people found the following review helpful
Fun: 5.0 out of 5 stars   
Pikmin 3 is the first game in the series for Wii U. Originally designed for Wii but then upgraded for the Wii U The graphics are amazing. You will be shocked seeing them and the fruit is just beautiful to look at. As Another reviewer suggested using the Wii remote and nunchuk to play this game is recommended but you should use the Wii U gamepad as well with that. The Wii U gamepad offers extra info and can be used as a map and reference point in the game, should you get lost or need some guidance. Logs are also on the screen and provide much more info on the happenings in the game. I would suggest further using the Wii Motion plus as it doesn't need to be pointed exactly at the screen unlike the standard wiimote but either are good.
This game feels like a merger of sorts between Pikmin 1 and 2. It has a sort of time limit but can be worked around completely with some skill and eventually it doesn't become an issue leaving exploration open. You will want to explore every last bit of the game to see everything. As another reviewer stated, you have 3 crew members that you switch around and that makes the game more interesting for me. It made the gameplay more unique and open and also funny with the way the character interact each is different in their own way and its wonderful to see.

Also included is the multiplayer Bingo battle and while its not online, its still a fun experience. This mode is addictive and if you have friends over, is a must play. I played this with a friend and we had a blast.

The real beauty of Pikmin is that it accomplishes what most games try and fail to do. It lets you feel for the characters and know what is going on. And it does this without cut scenes, when a Pikmin dies, you feel it. Show Don't Tell is clearly done well here.
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
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Published 8 hours ago by Evelio Hidalgo Alvarez
3.0 out of 5 stars Pikmin 3 Review.
This game is one of my favorite games on Wii U. Yet Pikmin 2 is still the best Pikmin game on Wii U. Read more
Published 2 days ago by Jamayl Agomo
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Positive purchasing experience
Published 3 days ago by Linda L. Brittingham
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Grandson was very happy with this as a birthday gift!
Published 8 days ago by Marilyn
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Purchased as a gift for my husband, he really likes this game.
Published 10 days ago by Michelle MacRae
4.0 out of 5 stars I liked the endless play that Pikmin 2 offered
I liked the endless play that Pikmin 2 offered. There's no option to "continue" after you beat the game, as was the case with Pikmin 2: there was only the option to go back... Read more
Published 13 days ago by platinum fox
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Awesome game!
Published 19 days ago by Martha
1.0 out of 5 stars Make certain you read all of the fine details before purchasing this...
The game could not be played. It was not compatible with US equipment. Make certain you read all of the fine details before purchasing this game.
Published 26 days ago by Kris Geho
5.0 out of 5 stars This is probably my favorite game for the Wii U to date
This is probably my favorite game for the Wii U to date. I had a lot of fun playing it. Graphics are as good as anything you'll see out there.
Published 27 days ago by CRB
5.0 out of 5 stars Multi-tasking With Plant People!
The graphics are lush & vibrant, the game play goals are fun & challenging, so prepare to multi-tack your flowery minions & then blast-off into orbit before the Night Creatures... Read more
Published 1 month ago by K. M. Moore
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