Straight from Nintendo Direct is Splatoon 2 news, check it out after the jump.
Nintendo announced that Splatoon 2 will hit the Nintendo Switch July 21st.
The highly succesful game gets a follow up this summer for the new hard to find Nintendo Switch. With the announcement came some new gameplay footage seen above at Nintendo Direct.
The game will feature a new game mode titled Salmon Run which is basically a horde mode for players. The mode is PvE and puts players up against Salmon Monsters as they try to collect special eggs. Players team up and need to fend them off while protecting the eggs.
Nintnedo is also releasing special Amiibo's inspired the game including: a new color of Inkling Girl, Inkling Boy and a Squid. These figures can be synced to the game where they become friends, and all data regarding the characters will be saved.