Pikmin 3 will be at E3

Nintendo mastermind Shigeru Miyamoto has confirmed, in an interview with Spanish newspaper El Mundo, that Pikmin 3 will make an appearance at this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo.

This long-awaited continuation Nintendo’s beloved franchise is four years in the making — at 2008’s E3, the legendary designer confirmed that a sequel to 2004’s Pikmin 2 was in development. The game will be released for the Wii U, which will undoubtedly be the company’s major focus at this year’s Expo in June.

A new Super Mario Bros. will be shown at the event as well.