Players can play multiplayer online through an internet connection or play locally through split-screen or local wireless. The game also features LAN support for local private tournaments. The game will support Amiibo figures, which allow players to store their Inkling’s custom look and unlock additional content, and free post-release updates are planned.
Splatoon 2 is an upcoming third-person shooter video game developed and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch. It is the sequel to the 2015 Wii U title, Splatoon, and is a team-based third-person shooter which is playable by up to eight players in online four-versus-four matches. The game was announced in January 2017, and will be released worldwide in July 2017.