Splatoon 3 was released in September, as Nintendo revealed that it will provide Switch owners with the opportunity to test drive the game ahead of time.
A demo of Splatoon 3 can be downloaded for free from the Nintendo eShop starting August 18, after being confirmed by Nintendo in a recent Direct (opens in new tab). If all parts of the demo will be released from August 25th, the dates will start August 27th with the Splatoon 3: Splatfest World Premiere.
Multiplayer events are especially recognizable as Splatfest returning to Splatoon 3. If it looks a little different from previous installments, this time you’ll be asked to pick one of the three themed outfits instead of one of the two. Equipment options for Splatfest World Premiere, for example, are Piedra, Papel y Tijera. Choose good.
A por el Splatfest!
Second Nintendo, el Splatfest, of sweet hours of duration, will be a battle of halfs. In the first mitad, equipment will compete in a 4 vs 4 war format. 2 called the Tricolor Turf War.
The world premiere of El Splatfest will be open to all users of Nintendo Switch (opens in new tab). It is necessary to be a member of Nintendo Switch Online, but you cannot participate, as Nintendo says that those who download the demo before the event will receive a code for a 7-day trial. The codes will be sent by email from August 25th and can be sent on August 29th, even if you have requested access to the free prueba.
Nintendo seems to be doing everything possible to facilitate access to this demo of Splatoon 3 by distributing these free Nintendo Switch Online articles. If you’ve been a long-time Splatoon fan, this Splatfest will make a great pre-release gift to whet your appetite. However, if you haven’t been immersed in the colorful world of Splatoon, this could be the perfect way to see if it’s for you.
The rest of the Nintendo Direct gave us a good look at how Splatoon 3 will step things up over 2017’s Splatoon 2, with new weapons, new locations, and extensive post-launch support that includes years of free updates and even plans for “Large Pay DLC”.
If you end up participating in the demo and enjoying what you play, the good news is that the ground tends to wait until September 9 for Splatoon 3 to be released as an exclusive to the Nintendo Switch platform.