During today’s Nintendo Direct, Nintendo announced the imminent arrival of Splatoon 2 Version 4 and Mario Tennis Aces Version 2, which are free updates for all players.
Splatoon 2 Version 4 arrives later tonight, bringing the stylish Kensa weapon collection and significant Splatfest changes. Mario Tennis Aces Version 2, launching September 19, adds a new online co-op mode. New playable characters such as Birdo, Shy Guy, Koopa Paratroopa and Petey Piranha are on the way as well.
Check out the trailers below.
Starting tonight, the first set of weapons in the Kensa Collection is coming to Splatoon 2 as part of the new Version 4.0 update. These familiar weapons are painted with stylish monotone designs. In addition, significant new Splatfest changes are coming as part of this update. In early October, Version 4.1 will bring a new stage, new songs and more Kensa Collection weapon sets complete with new sub and special weapons. More details.
After downloading a free update to the action-packed sports game on Sept. 19, players will have access to a new online co-op mode that lets players participate in time-limited missions with other players. Players who complete objectives while these missions are active will receive special outfits, characters with alternate color schemes and more. Also, be on the lookout for new upcoming playable characters like Birdo, Shy Guy, Koopa Paratroopa and Petey Piranha.