56 posts tagged pikmin
Smash Bros. Direct reveals a bevy of new items
Pretty awesome additions. That Fire Bar might slowly replace the Beam Sword as my new favorite item. There were a few more items revealed other than the ones seen above, you can see them in action here.
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Red Pikmin Plush
No longer will Olimar be the only dude in the galaxy who can control these guys at will. You can cuddle Mr. Red Pikmin, or perhaps toss him at a Bulborb. Your choice. This hand-sewn little guy can be had for only 20 bucks here. [❤]
Custom Wii U Game box art
For some reason that I will never truly comprehend is that those of us in North America almost always get cheated out of awesome japanese box art.
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Pikmin DLC will include Olimar and Louie
The return of the prodigal captain!
Captain Olimar and Louie will return in the third round of Pikmin DLC. The new DLC will require a software update and cost 4.99. [❤]
Nintendo News: Battle Hordes of Enemies in New Action-Packed DLC for Pikmin 3
REDMOND, Wash.—(BUSINESS WIRE)— Fantastic new challenges in the world of Pikmin 3 are only a download away. Starting today, new challenges in the “Battle Enemies!” mission type in Pikmin 3 can be purchased as downloadable content in the Nintendo eShop on Wii U for only $1.99. One stage is free, and is available via an automatic software update.
The pack of four stages is based on locations from the game’s Story Mode and is crawling with tons of hostile creatures. Like all the other stages in Mission Mode, these new challenges can be played solo or cooperatively with a friend. High scores earned in this mode will be displayed on a global rankings leaderboard, encouraging friendly competition with other players all around the world.
To purchase the new downloadable content, Wii U users with broadband Internet access need to select “downloadable content” from the Pikmin 3 page in the Nintendo eShop and follow the instructions to confirm their purchase. Once purchased and downloaded, players can access the new stages from the Mission Mode menu in Pikmin 3 after the game has been restarted.
Pikmin 3 is the latest installment in the fan-favorite Pikmin series. Designed by Shigeru Miyamoto, the game finds three space explorers leading an army of adorable Pikmin on a quest to find supplies for their home planet. The new stages in “Battle Enemies!” mark the second set of downloadable content in Pikmin 3. Additional downloadable content for Mission Mode launched earlier this year in the Nintendo eShop. [❤]