Nintendo's shooter continues to dominate sales for its third week, having sold millions since launching earlier this month.
Nintendo's new shooter continues to enjoy impressive sales in the region, topping weekly sales charts once again with strong numbers.
Meanwhile, Horizon Forbidden West is still in second place, while PS5's The Last of Us Part 1 slips down to the No. 10 spot.
Splatoon 3 sold a total of 3.45 million units in Japan in its first three days, of which over 1.9 million units were physical sales.
Nintendo has announced the first post-launch Splatfest for Splatoon 3. The three-way Splatfest asks players what they would bring with them to a deserted island.
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Monolith Soft has provided development support for a number of first party Nintendo titles in recent years, including both previous Splatoon titles.
The shooter's launch physical sales are 9% lower than 2017's Splatoon 2, while The Last of Us Part 1 falls to No. 4, seeing a 66% drop in sales.
The colorful shooter has set a record for the highest domestic sales for a Nintendo Switch title within the first three days of launch.
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Stages and strategies for the Splatfest World Premiere demo will also be showcased ahead of the pre-launch Splatfest on August 27th.
The demo is set to go live in a few days' time, and will allow players to choose from a wide range of available weapons.
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The newest Special Weapon to grace Turf War can also boost allies' movement speed and serves as an impromptu shield from damage.
Those who transfer their save data will receive three Gold Sheldon Licenses, start with a higher rank and can join Anarchy Battles immediately.
Though some of the demo is playable on August 25th, players can partake in a pre-release Splatfest on August 27th with the Rock-Paper-Scissors theme.
New weapons will be added every three months while X Battle and League Battle are also coming post-launch. SplatFest also premieres on September 27th.
Anarchy Battles for ranked play, catalogues for new cosmetics every three months, new Boss Salmonids and more are also revealed.
The colorful shooter launches on September 9th for Nintendo Switch with 12 Turf War stages. Post-launch updates will add new stages for free.