The final announcement of this night’s Nintendo Direct event was Splatoon 3, the game will release for Nintendo Switch Lite and Nintendo Switch in 2022.
Here is the official description of the game via Nintendo:
In the wake of chaos, enter the sun-scorched Splatlands and the new city, Splatsville, inhabited by battle-hardened Inklings and Octolings. New weapons, moves, and more await, so be sure to keep an eye out for updates in the future.
Check the unveil trailer down below:
The new location is Splatlands, also known as the city of chaos is the adrenaline-fueled heart of this dusty wasteland. In this land, Turf Wars reigns supreme, and battles rage in new stages located in the surrounding wilds.
As revealed in the announcement trailer, the games feature dynamic new moves help that will help the player to dodge attacks and cover more ground. We could also spot a new bow-shaped weapon to sling ink.
Here are the key features of Splatoon 3
- Ink it up with a new entry in the Splatoon series
- Discover the Splatlands, a new sun-soaked region with trendsetting inhabitants
- Experiment with new styles for Inklings and Octolings
- 4v4 Turf Wars* are back, with new stages, new maneuvers, and new weapons
Nintendo promises to reveal more information about Splatoon 3 in the following months.