Nintendo Co. this week detailed the Tower Control multiplayer mode for Splatoon for the Wii U.
The video details the new multiplayer mode which requires a team to board a tower into the enemy goal to win.
In Tower Control, both teams rush toward a tower at the center of the map and ride the floating tower into the enemy base. The team not on the tower can aim to splat opponents and gain control of the tower.
It will be released July 1.
Splatoon is a multiplayer competitive action game in which users take a squad of squids to spray ink to cover territory.
After ink is sprayed, a users can dive through their own ink to reach another area quickly.
The final game includes 4-vs.4 online multiplayer functionality, single-player mode, and free post-launch download content.
Turf War, the main online mode, is a four vs. four team-based multiplayer mode in which each user can gain levels and earn in-game currency to customize their player.
Ranked Battle is a multiplayer mode that keeps track of each user’s online ranking. Splat Zones is a Ranked Battle mode that allows users to control territory of specific areas with ink blasts. Users must achieve level 10 in Turf War in order to access Splat Zones.
Finally, the single-player mode allows users to explore the underground base of the enemy Octarians in specific single-player levels.