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8.5
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Score Breakdown Based on 3475 ratings
  1. 10 (539)
  2. 9 (1893)
  3. 8 (722)
  4. 7 (181)
  5. 6 (53)
  6. 5 (33)
  7. 4 (15)
  8. 3 (9)
  9. 2 (9)
  10. 1 (21)

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  • Rating:9

    Pikmin: they are tiny, but you wil have big fun.

    This game Goes About tiny plant creature's named pikmin. You play as olimar, Captain of the ss dolphin. His ship got hit by astroid. He crash on a unknown planet, and his ship misses 30 parts. Than He finds the pikmin. F... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    A pint-sized hero and his minions up in your zen-garden.

    This game is really fun. It takes a little while to get used to the controls but once you have it down and you see yourself tearing through bad guys like butter, it is quite enjoyable. I'm having a hard time trying to de... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    The most adorable strategy game ever.

    A perfect strategy game for beginners, Pikmin has you leading an army of little plant men (whom you'll find yourself getting emotionally attached to) to repair your spaceship and find your way home. The story is as s... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Captain Olimar crash lands into the best launch game for Nintendo's GameCube.

    Nintendo isn't known to bring us new franchises. The last new franchise we got was on the Super Nintendo with Star Fox. Now, with the Nintendo GameCube, Nintendo is bringing us a new game, Pikmin; a strange new strategy ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5

    Nintendo does it again

    Just when you think Nintendo can't come up with new ideas that top or compliment old ideas, BOOM, we get Pikmin. This is a game where you control 3 different colored little flower type things (each with their own special... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Pikmin: A Huge Adventure in a Little World!

    Back when the Nintendo GameCube first hit the shelves, everyone was excited about a few different games. Sure there were popular game series such as Mario and Zelda on the way, but in the middle of the sea of fan favorit... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5

    Could Nintendo's take on the strategy game genre be a success, or does it fall short of what we expected?

    Now, let me start off with this: I have never in my entire life played a strategy game, and after hearing about how good Pikmin is for several years, and several years of wanting to play it, I finally have fully finished... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    the epitome of sheigeiru miyamoto.

    this is where my let's plays started. with some good old fashioned strategy. let's do some pros and cons: pros: revolutionized the gaming world, story is subtle enough to not make you want more but it still is fun, diff... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5

    Great single player and multiplayer modes

    Pikmin is a real time strategy video game for the Nintendo Gamecube. There is a single player mode in which Captain Olimar must collect his 30 spaceship parts after crashing on a planet. Challenge mode involves you growi... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    An innovative real-time strategy game by Nintendo's finest!

    I decided to review this game because of the serenity I felt when I first came across it. As far as the plot is concerned, you take the role of Captain Olimar, whose starship just crashed on an unknown planet. His li... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful