• Hey! Pikmin on the 3DS doesn't suck, and I'm shocked

    4 monthes ago - By Techno Buffalo

    In September of last year, Nintendo revealed Hey! Pikmin during a Nintendo Direct presentation. I immediately wrote it off as the next mediocre 2D platformer from a series that deserves so much more. In my defense, we'd received nothing but phone-ins from Nintendo in the 2D platformer space, from Yoshi to Kirby and back again.
    It just sort of made sense to me that Hey! Pikmin would be another mediocre effort. It seemed destined to be a simple cash-in for a dying system with a massive install base.
    Good news, I was wrong. At least, after a weekend and a few commutes with the game, I'm...
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