Pikmin 3 (Wii U) Wii U

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Pikmin 3 is the feverishly anticipated real-time strategy game for Nintendo’s innovative, brand spanking new home console, the Wii U. This game is the third instalment in the Pikmin franchise, and is the direct sequel to Pikmin 2, which was released in 2004 on Nintendo’s Game Cube. As with the previous Pikmin games, you will be in charge of a personal army of up to 100 Pikmin, each with their own special abilities that will enable them to perform various tasks.

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The game has been overhauled to match up to the Wii U’s graphics and capabilities, re-introducing you with four new main characters to the beautiful world filled with Pikmin, treasure, as well as various strange creatures and enemies; a world you must help the Pikmin to navigate and survive. As their leader, you can command them to build bridges, carry building materials, pick up fruit to carry back to the little spaceships, and defeat enemies. New Pikmin species have been introduced in this game, including the pink flying Pikmin, and the Rock Pikmin. The Rock Pikmin can throw themselves at walls, barriers and objects to break or smash them, and come in handy if an enemy has a shell, as they can destroy the armour so the other Pikmin can take them down.

Pikmin 3 is much more action-oriented than its predecessors in the franchise, and also has a greater amount of variety when it comes to strategy. This is helped with the versatility of how you wish to play the game, as you can play with the Wii Motion Plus and Nunchuck combo, where shaking the Wii remote throws your Pikmin, and shaking the Nunchuck makes your Pikmin charge. You can use the Wii U’s Game Pad also, as it acts as an overhead map and radar, allowing you to track your Pikmin’s actions in real time. Controlling multiple groups of Pikmin at once is also easier thanks to the Game Pad, making gameplay more fluid, as players can slide a finger across the touch screen to instantly switch between areas of the map. The amount of versatility offered when it comes to your personal playstyle with this game is improved with how intuitive the controls are, as now you can aim at objects directly, and can command your Pikmin armies in various different ways, depending on your strategy’s current requirements. The Game Pad also offers a replay feature when a player completes a stage, where it shows the entire map at once with the ability to fast forward, pause and rewind, so the player can rewatch the decisions and actions they made throughout the day and re-evaluate their strategy based upon that.

Delve into the fun and beautiful world of the Pikmin once more, greatly and vastly improved thanks to the Wii U’s greater processing and HD capabilities and Game Pad. This highly updated game can now offer more options when it comes to game play, and allows you to completely personalise your own playstyle and strategies. (Cat Emerson)

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Product Details

Certificate:
  • PEGI 3
Main Language:
  • English
Dubbing Languages:
  • English

Subtitle Languages:
  • Español
Platform:
  • Wii U
Brand:
  • Nintendo
Series:
  • Pikmin

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Brilliant Game

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5

This was a gift for my son. He has wanted this game for a long time. It is an engaging, fun game and definitely worth getting. It is easy to play, but nevertheless compulsive and clever.

Sat Nov 21 17:45:51 GMT 2015 by

Pikmin 3 (Wii U)

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4

Pikmin 3 (Wii U) is a good game.

Sun Oct 06 10:18:46 GMT 2013 by

Better than you'd expect

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5

I was a little hesitant whether I should pick this Pikmin 3 game up. Glad I did. This is an action packed gem, with beautiful graphics, excellent gameplay, simple but well thought story and most of all, lovable Pikmins. You will adore these little creatures as they will help you to survive the crash landing on a strangely familiar planet. A must have for any wii u owner or a very good reason to buy one. You simply need to experience this game!

Tue Sep 03 15:45:08 GMT 2013 by

Pikmin 3

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5

Pikmin 3 is an excellent game, absolutely a must have for all Wii U owners. You will not be dissapointed by value for money regarding Pikmin 3.

Mon Aug 26 06:32:08 GMT 2013 by

Excellent!!

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5

Pikmin 3 is the kind of game that Wii U need. Beautiful graphics, addictive, good story,... The must have of this summer, 100% Miyamoyo

Sat Aug 24 22:06:07 GMT 2013 by

great game

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5

Pikmin 3 is a great game, awesome graphics and a really nice vibe to it.. It's a must for every Wii U possessor out there.

Fri Aug 23 21:52:05 GMT 2013 by

Awesome

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5

Pikmin 3 is a truly wonderful game. It is what the Wii U was made for. Stunning graphics, excellent gameplay and fit for all from the hardcore gamer to those with just a casual interest.

Tue Aug 20 19:47:03 GMT 2013 by

Pikmin 3 are awesome

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5

Pikmin 3 is really awesome, great graphics, great control, great game! The best one on wii u at this time!

Tue Aug 20 12:47:12 GMT 2013 by

A real game

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5

What a wonderful title! This is exactly what a game should be like, purely fantastic game play from start to finish. The pacing is perfect, from cute and calm to really intense. An intelligent game for almost all ages, it might be a bit harder for children.

Mon Aug 19 07:10:36 GMT 2013 by

Pikmin 3

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5

Finally an outstanding game on the Wii U. HD graphics makes the Pikmin and the environment look great. The Wii U pad is a perfect edition allowing you to roam the planet in a god like sim mode while controlling the Pikmin on the ground with the Wii remotes and nunchuk. New Pikmin accompany the game and they make a great difference. It's very satisfying hurling a stone Pikmin at a wall or creature and watching them bounce of and rumble along the ground. I have been playing this game with my girlfriend and it is one of the titles we can easily play together. Slow learning curve and lots or re-playability. A must buy for any Wii U owner.

Mon Aug 05 15:21:04 GMT 2013 by

A must own game

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5

Pikmin 3 is a must own game on the Wii-U. It is fun addictive and also a challenge. After spending 7 years playing shooting games on other consoles I have found the Wii-U to be a nice change from the other consoles and games like Pikmin 3 is what gaming is all about. The Story mode is great and adds fun back in gaming again. This is a must own game for any one who owns or is looking to own a Wii-U.

Mon Aug 05 11:05:27 GMT 2013 by

Great game

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5

Pikmin 3 (Wii U) is a superb game the best on Wii-U so far and I received it 2 days earlier than release date from Zavvi.

Mon Aug 05 10:21:12 GMT 2013 by

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