Nintendo Unveils Splatoon 3 Switch Game for 2022
posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Nintendo announced during its Nintendo Direct presentation on Wednesday that it is developing Splatoon 3, a new game in its Splatoon shooter series. The game is slated to ship for the Switch in 2022.
Splatoon 2 shipped for the Switch in July 2017. The game has sold 2,016,182 copies in Japan as of February 2018 to become the first Switch game to surpass 2 million copies sold in Japan.
Nintendo released the first Splatoon game for the Wii U in May 2015. The game centers on "Inklings," who are beings who can transform between human and squid form. The game pits players in a fight for territory as two teams fight to cover their battlefield with their respective paint colors.