Splatoon 3: Weapons, arenas, card game, roadmap and demo … The exclusive Nintendo Switch details its content

Splatoon 3: Weapons, arenas, card game, roadmap and demo … The exclusive Nintendo Switch details its content

Game News Splatoon 3: Weapons, arenas, card game, roadmap and demo … The exclusive Nintendo Switch details its content

We were waiting for news from Splatoon 3 and we got it! For half an hour, Nintendo presented the content of its next big Switch exclusive, which will arrive on September 9th. The game modes are detailed in another news, so we will focus on weapons, stages or even the roadmap!

Splatoon is licensed from third-person shooters from Nintendo, quite largely geared towards multiplayer and competition, with multiple layers of gameplay. There is of course the shooter aspect, but also the idea of ​​occupying the land, which is done by projecting as much ink as possible on the playing area. This paint on the ground is also used to move more quickly, to reload weapons, and to energize the parties.

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Internships “new as old”

Appreciated for their content, Splatoon games generally offer a wide range of game modes, single or multiplayer, a varied arsenalmany customization options but also a follow-up of several years. In addition to updates, the life of the games is punctuated by the holding of events. Splatoon 3 will not deviate from these principles, and will offer, 12 arenas from launch, some unpublished, others from old opuses. Let us add that Nintendo has already planned to add more Over the month.

Arena of the Clabousse region

  • Cayon to Columns
  • Balibot Suburb
  • Casse Scorpionfish
  • Rigadelle Reservoir
  • Grefin market

Chromapolis Arena

  • Guppy Galleries
  • Sturgeon Bridge
  • Club Ca$halot
  • Calam’arts Institute
  • Shipyard
  • Cetacean Supermarket
  • Carapince Park
Splatoon 3: Weapons, arenas, card game, roadmap and demo … The exclusive Nintendo Switch details its contentSplatoon 3: Weapons, arenas, card game, roadmap and demo … The exclusive Nintendo Switch details its content

Splatoon 3: A more varied arsenal than ever!

Splatoon 3: Weapons, arenas, card game, roadmap and demo … The exclusive Nintendo Switch details its content

If you are one of the players who were worried about not finding their favorite weapons in Splatoon 3, don’t worry! All weapons from Splatoon and Splatoon 2 will be present in Splatoon 3, which will arrive with its share of new features. Take for example the Piercerscapable of firing in three directions at once and unleashing charged shots that “freeze before exploding”, as well as the Eclatana Dotoa more oriented weapon hand-to-handcapable of throwing ink and performing charged shots.

These two new weapons will be accompanied by special weapons, which will be accessible when the terrain has been sufficiently covered with ink. In Splatoon 3, players will for example have access to:

  • The Districool: beverage dispenser that provide various bonuses to team members
  • Sonar Paf: detect nearby enemies
  • The CavalSquale: allows you to charge into the fray to make a mess of it

In addition to that, regulars of the series will find the multi-missile, the chromo-jet, the rain of ink, the ultra-buffer or the joliezator. In other words, in terms of weapons, there will be plenty to do and each player should find what suits him best.

Splatoon 3: Weapons, arenas, card game, roadmap and demo … The exclusive Nintendo Switch details its contentSplatoon 3: Weapons, arenas, card game, roadmap and demo … The exclusive Nintendo Switch details its content

Full tracking, with free updates and a paid extension

Splatoon 3: Weapons, arenas, card game, roadmap and demo … The exclusive Nintendo Switch details its content

Of course, all this only applies to the launch, because Nintendo has planned to feed the game with content updates every three months, in parallel with a large paid update, the details of which will be given later. So let’s talk about free updates, which will add new weapons, X matches, accessible after reaching a very high rank in anarchy match, team league matcheswhich can be cast every two hours, and which will be based on the results of Anarchy matches.

Between matches, players can relax with Maps and Territory mode, a card game playable in 1 against 1. It’s about inking cards to build up energy and unleash special attacks. And there should be sport, since more than 150 cards will be collectible.

A demo to try to convince the most undecided

If after reading all this, you are still hesitant to get the title, know that Nintendo has planned to hold a Splatfest World Premiere. Players with a Nintendo Switch Online subscription will be able to play Splatoon 3 before the release of the game on September 9.

Free software will be found and to download on the eShop from August 18, and players can then choose their team: Paper or Scissors. Starting August 25, parts of the demo will be unlocked, so players can prepare for the festival, which will begin on August 27 at 10 a.m. sharp.


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