Lengthy-suffering Pikmin followers have lastly bought loads of trigger for celebration. At yesterday’s Nintendo Direct, not solely did we get to see extra gameplay for the upcoming Pikmin 4, Nintendo additionally revealed and launched HD variations of Pikmin 1 and 2 for the Swap. A launch trailer has additionally been launched for the remasters, which showcases its up to date visuals. Test it out under.
The Swap variations of Pikmin 1 and 2 are based mostly on their Wii launch, which added the New Play Management updates, permitting gamers to make use of the Wii’s movement controls. On the Wii, nevertheless, neither of the 2 video games featured up to date visuals, which implies followers of the franchise will have the ability to expertise the GameCube classics with up to date graphics for the primary time. In fact, the mark up right here isn’t on the identical stage as one thing just like the beautiful Metroid Prime Remastered, however it’s nonetheless a noticeable bump.
In the meantime, within the press launch saying Pikmin 1+2’s launch, Nintendo additionally confirmed a bodily launch for the HD remasters. Each video games can be found digitally through the eShop proper now, and could be bought both individually or as a bundle. On September 22, in the meantime, a bodily launch that includes each video games may even develop into obtainable.
The collection’ subsequent mainline instalment, the long-awaited Pikmin 4, launches on July 21.