Pikmin 3 dated August 4 by Nintendo press release

Although Nintendo President Satoru Iwata had no launch date to share on Pikmin 3 during this morning's Nintendo Direct, the company's official press release just sent out notes an August 4 release date. The game will launch in stores and on the Nintendo eShop.

We're following up with Nintendo for confirmation.

Update: Confirmed.

This article was originally published on Joystiq.