Pikmin 3's release pushed out of the Wii U launch window

Luigi's Mansion of 3DS gets a new release date

Anyone eagerly awaiting the return of Pikmin may have to wait a bit longer as Nintendo has delayed Pikmin 3's release until later in 2013.

Pikmin 3 was due to be released by the end of the Wii U's launch window at the end of March 2013 but, according to the boss of Nintendo Of Europe Satoru Shibata speaking in the latest Nintendo Direct webcast, it will now be released sometime in the second calendar quarter of 2013.

Shibata also confirmed that they will be publishing Scribblenauts Unlimited and not Warner Bros and that it will be released on February the 8th of next year.

In 3DS news Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon will now see release alongside Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror Of Fate and both 3DS and Wii U versions of Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate in March.

Thanks Eurogamer.