The 10 Best Wii U Games

The 10 Best Wii U Games

The Wii U's user base is small, but its games library is fierce.

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Pikmin 3

Like its predecessors, Pikmin 3 puts you in command of tiny beings on an "alien" planet that looks suspiciously familiar. When you point the little plant-based beings at an object, they scurry into action and perform all kinds of heavy lifting and foraging. Why? Because they love you.

Pikmin's core gameplay is deeply satisfying on its own; there's something therapeutic about taking command of your very own tiny army. But Pikmin 3 is especially noteworthy because of its crisp visuals that turn regular backyards into teeming jungles. If there's any series that benefits from high-definition graphics, its Pikmin.

Read the full review here.

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Nadia Oxford

Staff Writer

Nadia has been writing about games for so long, only the wind and the rain (or the digital facsimiles thereof) remember her true name. She's written for Nerve, About.com, Gamepro, IGN, 1UP, PlayStation Official Magazine, and other sites and magazines that sling words about video games. She co-hosts the Axe of the Blood God podcast, where she mostly screams about Dragon Quest.

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