Notice of adjustment regarding the level required for function release

Thank you for playing Pikmin Bloom.

We would like to inform you that we are planning to make the following adjustments to function releases upon level-up. This will enable more users to enjoy all features and events of Pikmin Bloom at an earlier stage. After the implementation of this adjustment, function release may occur immediately without waiting for the next level-up. Please see below for details.

Implementation date: Scheduled for August 14 at around 2:00 AM (UTC). We will inform you via in-app news as soon as it is completed.

Adjustment Details

  • Change of level required for function release
    • For the following functions, the level required for release will be lowered. The changes are as follows.
      • Lv2 : Yellow Pikmin
      • Lv3 : Expeditions*
      • Lv4 : Blue Pikmin・Detectors
      • Lv5 : Large Seedlings
      • Lv7 : Purple Pikmin
      • Lv8 : Mushrooms*
      • Lv9 : White Pikmin
      • Lv10 : Winged Pikmin
      • Lv11 : Rock Pikmin
      • The functions with * : After the adjustment is implemented, an explanation screen for each function will be displayed to users at the target level or higher.
      • Other functions : After the adjustment is implemented, each function will be immediately released to users at the target level or higher (no notifications).
    • Function release level for Flower Planting Accelerator changed from 10 to 12.
      • Flower Planting Accelerator is currently released at level 10, but will be changed to level 12 after the adjustment is implemented. If you are at level 10 or 11 before the adjustment and have already watched the Flower Planting Accelerator tutorial, please be assured that you can use the Flower Planting Accelerator as is.
  • Change in Level Up Rewards
    • The content of Level Up Rewards up to level 10 will be adjusted to match the level changes in the above feature release.
    • After the adjustment is implemented, you will receive a new reward after you level up.
  • Change of level-up missions
    • The content of level-up missions up to level 23 will be adjusted to match the change of function release level.
    • After the adjustment is implemented, a new mission will appear after you level up. There will be no effect on the content and progress of the current missions.
  • Change of Pikmin’s squad size
    • Pikmin’s squad size will increase more quickly, reaching a maximum of 40 at level 55.
    • The new squad size will take effect immediately after the adjustment is implemented (no notifications).
  • Change in the number of Pikmin that can be sent to mushrooms
    • The number of Pikmin that can be sent to mushrooms will increase more quickly, reaching a maximum of 40 at level 55.
    • The new number will take effect immediately after the adjustment is implemented (no notifications).
  • Apprentice Active Walker Badge
    • You will be able to get an Apprentice Active Walker Badge by walking 500 steps.