Pokemon Go developer Niantic has partnered with Nintendo to create a cell sport primarily based on the Pikmin franchise. Like Pokemon Go, this new Pikmin sport might be designed to encourage people to stroll extra.
This upcoming Pikmin sport is just the primary title in Niantic and Nintendo’s new partnership. As detailed in a Niantic weblog put up, the 2 corporations are planning to work collectively on future titles, collectively growing video games constructed on Niantic’s real-world AR know-how. Every will deliver to life characters from Nintendo’s various roster of in style properties.
I’m wondering how massive of a Pikmin military you can construct on this sport.
Niantic’s Pikmin sport is presently slated to launch someday later this 12 months. The developer didn’t launch particulars on what different cell apps it has deliberate which are primarily based on Nintendo franchises.
“We’ll share extra particulars in regards to the apps within the coming months,” Niantic VP of product administration Kei Kawai writes within the weblog put up. “We’re excited to proceed constructing on this partnership as we pursue our mission of encouraging folks to discover the world collectively.”