Splatoon Release Date Announced, amiibo Incoming

During today’s Nintendo Direct, it was revealed that Splatoon will release on May 29, alongside a set of three Splatoon amiibo. The amiibo can be purchased in a set, which includes an inkling boy, and inkling girl, and an inkling squid. You can also buy the inkling boy and girl separately, though it appears the squid will be exclusive to the bundle.Tapping amiibo in Splatoon will unlock exclusive missions, which once completed will grant you access to special outfits and items otherwise unattainable in the campaign.

Both Splatoon and its accompanying amiibo will be available on May 29.