One was casually dropped, a tossed bone, if you will, and the other had all the muted spectacle of Nintendo's E3 showing this year. They're both colorful and take anthropomorphism to new, weird levels. Neither one of them is Kid Icarus. It's Pikmin versus Animal Crossing, and we want to know where you stand. If, say, you had to choose.

Even though we haven't seen or heard anything about Pikmin other than Miyamoto's low key "oh, right, that one game, we're doing it," this is a fair question -- based on the past games in each franchise, which do you prefer?

This article was originally published on Joystiq.

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