Niantic announces development of 'Pikmin' AR game

‘Pokémon Go’ developer Niantic has announced that they are developing a ‘Pikmin’ AR game as part of their partnership with Nintendo, Nintendo and Niantic have announced a new partnership to create a range of augmented reality mobile games, based on Nintendo titles. The first game announced is a Pikmin AR mobile game, set to release in 2021.

Kei Kawai, vice president of Product Management made the announcement on Niantic’s official blog, saying: “The app will include gameplay activities to encourage walking and make walking more delightful.”