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8.7
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Score Breakdown Based on 100 ratings
  1. 10 (26)
  2. 9 (54)
  3. 8 (12)
  4. 7 (6)
  5. 6 (0)
  6. 5 (0)
  7. 4 (0)
  8. 3 (0)
  9. 2 (1)
  10. 1 (1)

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  • User Rating 8.5

    Holy cow! This game is great. (PS: Nintendo haters go play your 'next gen' games like COD 11 please)

    Rated on August 05, 2013 by Shane747

    When I got my Wii U last year as a gift, I thought about selling it since new consoles generally suck, and I could make quite a bit of money, but with Zelda, SSB and Mario on my mind, I held back a bi...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Sit back, relax, and play Pikmin 3!

    Rated on August 07, 2013 by JovialSlacker

    Pikmin 3 is arguably Nintendo's first big Wii U release since the launch of the console, and while it may be for a niche audience, it is exactly what the Wii U needed to prove Nintendo has the gamers'...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Third in the series but why it stumbles on a few steps. It takes leaps in others.

    Rated on August 07, 2013 by Wula_

    First off this review is best suited for people with past knowledge on how the first two games played and may contain spoilers. As a fan of the first 2 games. I was excited to get my hands on Pikm...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    You'll fall in love with the world within

    Rated on August 13, 2013 by TheSaxantonio

    Now, being partial to the previous Pikmin games in the series I do know where the game is coming from and what it's all about. So, this is not coming from someone who has never played the game in his ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    This is the reason why you should own a WII U.

    Rated on August 18, 2013 by codylubrano

    Story: The story is pretty simple in this one, the planet of Koppai has exhausted their food supply due too poor planning. All of their Astronauts go too look for more food by searching planet through...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    Pikmin returns on the Wii U and it's still incredibly fun.

    Rated on August 18, 2013 by PrincessChaser

    In 2008, Nintendo planted a Pikmin seed when they announced that the third game was in development for the Wii. Now, fast forward to 2013 and, after several delays and after moving to Nintendo's new c...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Worth more then an 8, this is based on gameplay, graphics, characters, boss battles, hours spent and game conclusion.

    Rated on August 19, 2013 by Helios_Sun

    Don't worry no spoilers here. Graphics are great, i can see why Nintendo had to push this game back a bit to perfect HD graphics, the shine on the leaves of the plants in the scenery to the clarity...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    It's a small world...

    Rated on August 23, 2013 by orangetack

    Pikmin 3 is a stunning game. As a newcomer to the series, I didn't know quite what to expect. But Pikmin 3 eases you in gently, and before you know it you're thinking strategically, plotting out each ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Overwhelmingly dangerous, yet delightfully light-hearted

    Rated on September 15, 2013 by Pierst179

    For nearly a decade following the release of the critically acclaimed Pikmin 2, Nintendo fans have patiently waited for the next installment of the series. Initially planned to hit the Nintendo Wii, t...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Pikmin will fight for you, till the end!

    Rated on October 05, 2013 by matthova

    I have had PIkmin 3 for a while now. I haven't beaten it yet for a variety of reasons. However the game is very creative like its predecessors and a ton of fun to play. I will start with what i don't ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.