Splatoon 3 confirmed for 2022 release on Switch

Get hype, squid kids!

Splatoon 3 was today announced by Nintendo, scheduled for a 2022 release on Nintendo Switch.

Splatoon 3 arrives on Nintendo Switch in 2022,” a teaser trailer today proclaims.

“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.”

We don’t know much more beyond that, but hey — we’ve got time. You can check out the Splatoon 3 teaser trailer below.

Splatoon 3 heads to Switch in 2022. Splatoon and Splatoon 2 are currently available on that same platform.

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