Pikmin 3 getting paid DLC [Update: First pack is $1.99]

Pikmin 3 will receive paid DLC, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata announced during today's Nintendo Direct presentation. After downloading an update made available after the presentation, players will be able to access additional single player missions, the first round of DLC being more "Collect Treasure" missions.

Upon updating the game, players can access one free downloadable mission as well.

Update: To clarify, the Collect Treasure pack consists of four stages, and will cost $1.99 on the Nintendo eShop.

This article was originally published on Joystiq.