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Pikmin
7.6 out of 10

Pikmin

Straight from the creative mind of Nintendo's own Shigeru Miyamo Read more

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Overall 9
9.1

Pikmin

Into Liquid Sky
30 November 2004
  • Excerpt: Pikmin is an unusual blend that works magnificently: the characters and even the enemies have a certain "cuteness" to them, but the fatalistic struggle is placed in a realistical environment and pulled of with a deepening strategy that will make any gamer glad they played it.
  • Pros: Excellently realized world, Easy to pick up real-time strategy, Great learning curve
  • Cons: Short length, In-game camera is challenging to use
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Overall 9
8.9

Expert Review

GameCubicle.com
13 May 2004
  • Summary: Shigeru Miyamoto, the world-famous creator of Mario and Zelda, has been waiting for years to develop a game like this. When a space traveler crashes in a strange world, the Pikmin - a curious race of plantlike creatures - help him explore, fight off savage predators and assemble the scattered pieces...
  • Pros: Artistic, Visually Enjoyable Levels; Revolutionary Adventure/Puzzle Gameplay; Intuitive Controls; Miyamoto's Perfection; Relaxing Gameplay
  • Cons: No Multiplayer Options; Could have been Longer; Dull Sound Department
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Overall 9
9.0

Expert Review

GamesAreFun
5 March 2004
  • Excerpt: Strangely enough, it's this quaintness that may have inspired the general apathy that greeted Pikmin soon before and during its release. Certainly, a large amount of people were unhappy to learn that Shigeru Miyamoto's first project on the GameCube wouldn't be a new game in the Mario series, but one...
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Overall 9
9.0

Expert Review

GamesAreFun
5 March 2004
  • Excerpt: Strangely enough, it's this quaintness that may have inspired the general apathy that greeted Pikmin soon before and during its release. Certainly, a large amount of people were unhappy to learn that Shigeru Miyamoto's first project on the GameCube wouldn't be a new game in the Mario series, but one...
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Overall 9
8.9
Gameplay 9
8.7
Graphics 9
9.1
Sound 9
9.1
Longevity 8
7.8

Pikmin

NowGamer
14 June 2002
  • Summary: The man who brought us Donkey Kong, Super Mario Brothers andZelda hits the GameCube with… his very first gardening game?
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Overall 9
9.0
Gameplay 10
9.5
Graphics 10
9.5
Sound 10
10
Control 8
8.0
Addiction 8
8.0

Pikmin

Nintendo World Report
11 November 2001
  • Summary: Billy's fallen head over heels for Pikmin. Read our full import review. Best of all, IT'S FREE!
  • Pros: Graphics and sound really suck you into the game, Plenty of options, Totally unique game from Shigeru Miyamoto
  • Cons: Control can be frustrating at times with large amounts of Pikmin, Pikmin can be very stupid, The game can be beat in a couple of days
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Overall 9
9.0
Gameplay 10
10
Lifespan 8
8.0
Playability 10
10

Review: Pikmin

N-Europe
5 November 2002
  • Conclusion: A fine example of how a game can be different yet still be amazing experience. Buy it, play it, love it. You know you want to.
  • Pros: Very original, Extremely playable, Very involving
  • Cons: Too short?, Sometimes repetitive
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Overall 9
9.0
Gameplay 9
9.0
Graphics 9
9.0
Sound 8
8.0
Lifespan 7
7.0

Pikmin review

allaboutgames.co.uk
22 September 2002
  • Conclusion: I recommend this game to anyone with a GameCube. Its sheer intrigue, originality, and plain addictiveness make it a game that will not be easily forgotten.
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Overall 9
8.8
Gameplay 9
9.4
Graphics 9
8.9
Sound 8
7.7
Lifespan 8
8.0

Pikmin - GameCube

GameOver
12 October 2011
  • Excerpt: Miyamoto está de volta aos jogos. Com ele vieram os Pikmins e uma obra realmente original. Só peca por não ser tão longo quanto desejaríamos...
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Overall 9
9.0

Pikmin (ngc)

GBase
12 March 2005
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