Platform(s): Nintendo Switch
Release date: July 2017 (Published by Nintendo)
Splatoon 2 for Nintendo Switch will be released world wide on July 21, 2017. This is a third person (Splatfest) shooter video game, developed by Nintendo and Produced by Hisashi Nogami. It's an eight player game, allowing four vs four online game play matches. The plot of the game starts nine months after the end of the first game, that was produced for the Wii U. The players use colored ink to attack opponents and clear goals. The characters are known as inklings, in which they can alternate in between two forms. The first form is humanoid mode and the second being squid form. In humanoid mode, the characters can fire ink out of their weapons and in squid form they are able to swim through their own ink color in order to advance quickly and reload. In this new series the creators have added some exciting new features, including jet pack, the ability to perform dodge rolls and duel pistols. It also has a turf mode. The game features a single player Hero Mode as well.