Try out Nintendo's upcoming Switch fighter Arms with two Global Testpunch events, starting May 26


Nintendo’s first new franchise for the Swap arrives following thirty day period in the sort of Arms, a colourful fighting game starring a handful of cartoony figures outfitted with a wide range of strechy arm attachments. With Arms, it seems that Nintendo is hoping it can do for brawlers what Splatoon did for shooters, and deliver an experience that caters to everyday and hardcore players of all ages. 

While our very own fingers-on (arms-on?) preview delves into whether or not or not its experiment is proving profitable, Nintendo announced throughout a distinctive Direct today that you can get a style of its motion-managed fighting for your self in two World wide Testpunch situations, commencing May perhaps 26.

Players will be in a position to obtain Arms’ multiplayer in excess of two consecutive weekends. The first weekend begins Friday, May perhaps 26 (for North American players international audiences will have obtain the following day) and operates by Sunday, May perhaps 28. The next weekend picks up the subsequent Friday, June 2 (again, North American players get an early commence) and ends Sunday, June four.

No matter whether you happen to be in a position to show up at the World wide Testpunch or not, Arms will release globally on Nintendo Swap on June 16, 2017.

And hey, if you happen to be into Splatoon 2, we also bought a tiny sneak-peek at the marketing campaign, which appears like it will contain all types of new weapons, difficulties, grind rails, and extra things to splat.