They may not get the exposure of the Mushroom Kingdom mob or the Zelda crew, but Nintendo’s plucky Pikmin are stars in their own right.

They even get their own animated cartoons, which you can watch down below.

They’re a part of the pre-promotion for the upcoming Pikmin 3 Deluxe on Switch, which is an updated take on the Wii U slice of brilliance that brings cuteness to challenging real-time strategy.

Pikmin 3 Deluxe launches October 30, exclusively on Switch.

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