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PIKMIN is a real-time strategy video game developed and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Gamecube video game console in 2001 in Japan.The game was designed by Mario and Zelda creator Shigeru Miyamoto.The game Pikmin is a 3D top-down strategy game with the player controlling Captain Olimar from a third-person viewpoint.Olimar is in turn followed by the Pikmin whom he directs.The basis of gameplay in Pikmin is to collect ship parts by using the three varieties of Pikmin available in different combinations.Olimar discovers tricolored plant-animal hybrids that willingly follow his orders and help him recover ship parts.He names these creatures "Pikmin" after his favorite Pikpik brand carrots.Each color has its own weaknesses and strengths and all three colors must be used in order to complete the game...