E3 is just under two months away now and Nintendo are sure to have a lot to show us this year with the Wii U and its upcoming launch titles. The exciting news though is the announcement from a Nintendo representative about the revealing of the upcoming strategy game, Pikmin Wii U, at E3 this year. With the possibility of this Miyamoto-developed game being utilized as a launch title for the Wii U, there should be a great deal of hype toward the console.

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Here’s the statement given by the Nintendo representative:

“In a recent interview, Mr. Miyamoto confirmed that a new Pikmin game will be shown at the E3 Expo in June. He believes that anyone who has played Pikmin games in the past will enjoy playing.”

Originally, Pikmin Wii U was set to release on Wii yet Miyamoto felt that the game could do with a graphic upscale to HD. The wait may seem long yet a lot of effort has been put in to make this the best Pikmin game yet.

Are you excited for this game? Would you buy a Wii U just to play the upcoming Pikmin title? Do you think the Wii U launch lineup will be better than the 3DS had? Let us know by writing some comments for us!

Source: Kotaku (via GoNintendo)