Nintendo has apparently taken a liking to trumpeting up release dates for major Nintendo Switch titles without much fanfare. After surprisingly revealing the release date of Xenoblade Chronicles 3 last week, Nintendo is now announcing the release date of Splatoon 3, making autumn this year look even more colorful than it already is.
When is Splatoon 3 coming out?
The colorful shooter strikes the 9th of September 2022 exclusively for Nintendo Switch.
To announce the release date, Nintendo also gave us a fresh trailer:
Splatoon 3 trailer reveals release date
The box art for Splatoon 3 has also been revealed, here’s what it looks like:
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Finally, all Switch Online members who own the Expansion Pass can look forward to the Splatoon 2 Octo Expansion DLC, which is now also part of the paid online service.
What other games are coming to Nintendo Switch in 2022?
We’ve got all sorts of cool Nintendo Switch titles to look forward to this year, including the RPG Xenoblade Chronicles 3 and the highly anticipated ninth generation of Pokémon Crimson and Crimson.
You can find the complete release list of all new Nintendo Switch games 2022 in this GamePro article.
Are you looking forward to Splatoon 3 and have you played the predecessors?