The lights are on
Pikmin's hero Olimar made his Smash Bros. debut in the Wii game Super Smash Bros. Brawl, and apparently he's developed a taste for bloodsport. The pint-sized astronaut is returning to the ring, and we've got a batch of new screens showing him (and his Pikmin pals) in action.
You can see the character using Pikmin as projectiles and melee weapons in the screens below. Even though Olimar does meet up with the crew in Pikmin 3, the new rock and flying Pikmin from that game don't appear to be part of his arsenal. He does, however, have a new stage, which adds another confirmed level to the list.
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YES. I'm so happy about this! Olimar is my main character in Brawl, and he is one of the best characters in the game. From the looks of it, his moves haven't changed a bit, so he'll be just as good!
This also means my friends will still be super annoyed by me again. :P
Geeze, that pic of Olimar and Mario looks amazing!
I love Olimar
great to see Olimar back. He wasn't my main, but I did enjoy playing with him in Brawl. he felt decidedly different from the rest of the cast.
A bit surprised though they didn't go with someone from Pikmin 3. That Alph dude looks like him a bit. maybe an alternate costume?
This makes me happy as can be. Wouldn't mind if they had put Pikmin 3's new characters in the game instead, but Olimar just sends me back on a trip to nostalgia city. Best Pikmin captain period. Is this implying that he might still be relevant to the Wii U this year by appearing in Pikmin 3?. . .
That was what I was waiting for!!! Nintendo you got my money now!!!!!!
Nice to see him return, he was one of my better characters in Brawl
The game looks absolutely stunning. I'm glad they brought Olimer back!
Knew hed be there,but good to see him still announched.
only game that make me want to get a wii u after my xbox one
I was never good with him, but it's cool to see him back. I can't wait to see more of this game.
I am so excited for this game!
WOOOOO! That's all I wanted to know! And the new stage for Pikmin looks fantastic!
Looking good so far.