Splatoon 2: new details on the Hero Mode
Nintendo reserved a surprise for Splatoon 2 fans at the end of this week’s ARMS Direct: first footage of the Hero Mode, the shooter’s story campaign that was perfectly introduced with the Squid Sisters Stories. Ahead of the game’s release on July 21st, the Splatoon 2 Japanese Twitter account shared more details and screenshots of this Hero Mode.
- Marie is a secret agent: That’s right, the pop idol and host of Inkopolis News is also Agent 2 of the New Squidbeak Splatoon. Her role as a secret agent is to keep surveillance on the Octarians wile Cap’n Cuttlefish is away.
- Sheldon is your arsenal provider: Ammo Knights’s shop manager is actively implied in the battle against Octarians. In the Hero Mode, he’ll provide exclusive weapons for you to test. And if they pass the field test, they might become available in multiplayer.
- New enemies: The Octarians are back, and they’ve reinforced their troops. In Hero Mode, you’ll meet new foes, like the Octoppelin and Octostrike features in the screenshots below.