New Season Challenge

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New Season Challenge
Celebrate the new season on a new stage!
Type Online multiplayer mode, Challenge
Players 8 (4v4)
Ranked No
Weapons All
Controllers Nintendo Switch Joy-Con with grip.png Joy-Con, Nintendo Switch Pro Controller.png Nintendo Switch Pro Controller
Release Date 3 June 2023


The New Season Challenge is a Challenge first available on 3 June 2023 during Sizzle Season 2023, and the first available Challenge in Splatoon 3.

Description

This mode is in celebration of the start of a new season and newly added stages. If the mode during this challenge is Turf War, then only primary abilities will be enabled, meaning that secondary abilities have no effect. However this will not be the case in any other mode.

In-game info

Compete on a perfectly level playing field—everyone will be trying out a new stage together!
Develop stage-specific strategies and tactics in real time.
Only primary gear abilities will be enabled in Turf War battles. Secondary gear abilities will have no effect!
There will be no limits on gear abilities in Anarchy Battle modes!

List of Challenges

Duration Announced Mode Stages Rankings
3 June 2023 at S2 Icon Regular Battle alt.svg
Turf War
S3 Stage Barnacle & Dime.png
Barnacle & Dime
S3 Stage Humpback Pump Track.png
Humpback Pump Track
New Season Challenge/Top 100 (June 2023)
3 September 2023 at S2 Icon Regular Battle alt.svg
Turf War
S3 Stage Crableg Capital.png
Crableg Capital
S3 Stage Shipshape Cargo Co..png
Shipshape Cargo Co.
New Season Challenge/Top 100 (September 2023)
3 December 2023 at
  • JP[a] NA[c]
S2 Icon Regular Battle alt.svg
Turf War
S3 Stage Robo ROM-en.png
Robo ROM-en
S3 Stage Bluefin Depot.png
Bluefin Depot
New Season Challenge/Top 100 (December 2023)
1 March 2023 at S2 Icon Regular Battle alt.svg
Turf War
S3 Stage Marlin Airport.png
Marlin Airport
S3 Stage Mincemeat Metalworks.png
Mincemeat Metalworks
New Season Challenge/Top 100 (March 2024)

Quotes

The first Challenge on the schedule is the New Season Challenge, celebrating the start of Sizzle Season!

There will be three play windows: 6/2 from 9 PM to 11 PM, 6/3 from 5 AM to 7 AM, and 6/3 from 1 PM to 3 PM. All times PT.

Twitter @SplatoonNA on Twitter[1]

Gallery

June

North America
Europe
Japan

September

Europe
Japan

December

North America
Japan

March

North America
Japan

Names in other languages

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Language Name Meaning
Japan Japanese 新シーズン開幕記念カップ
新シーズン開幕! 新しいステージを攻略せよ!
Beginning-of-New-Season Commemoration Cup
A new season begins! Master the new stages!
Netherlands Dutch Seizoensopener
Eventgevecht van het nieuwe seizoen [d]
Vier het nieuwe seizoen in een nieuw level!
Season opener
Challenge of the new season
Celebrate the new season in a new stage!
Canada French (NOA) Début de la nouvelle saison
La saison nouvelle[d]
Un nouveau niveau pour une nouvelle saison
Start of the new season
A new level for a new season
France French (NOE) Début de la nouvelle saison
La saison nouvelle[d]
Un nouveau stage pour une nouvelle saison
Start of the new season
A new stage for a new season
Germany German Eröffnungs-Event der Saison
Event der neuen Saison[d]
Die Saison geht los! Auf in die neue Arena!
Season Opening Event
The Season is starting! Onto the new stage!
Italy Italian Primo evento della nuova stagione
Una nuova stagione[d]
Un nuovo scenario per una nuova stagione!
Russia Russian Бой-открытие нового сезона
Бой-событие нового сезона[d]
С новым сезоном! С новой ареной!

Boy-otkrytie novogo sezona
Boy-sobytie novogo sezona[d]
S novym sezonom! S novoy arenoy!
Battle opening[note 1] of the new season
Challenge of the new season[d]
Happy new season! Happy new stage![note 2]
Mexico Spanish (NOA) Reto inaugural de temporada
¡Nueva temporada, nuevo escenario!
Season Opening Challenge
New season, new stage!
Spain Spanish (NOE) Reto inaugural de temporada
¡Inicio de temporada con nuevo escenario!
Season Opening Challenge
Start of the season with a new stage!
China Chinese (Simplified) 新赛季开幕纪念杯
新赛季开幕!攻略新场地!
Hong Kong Chinese (Traditional) 新賽季開幕紀念盃
新賽季開幕!攻略新場地!
South Korea Korean 뉴 시즌 개막 기념 컵
뉴 시즌 개막! 새로운 스테이지를 공략하라!
Translate logo.svg Internal NewSeasonCup [2]

Translation notes

  1. Comes from бой-событие boy-sobytie ("battle event", the Russian name of "Challenge") and открытие otkrytie ("opening")
  2. Can also mean "With new season! With new stage!"

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 This timeslot is used to announce eligible teams on Twitter SplatoonJP.
  2. 2.0 2.1 This timeslot is used to announce eligible teams on Twitter Nintendo UK VS.
  3. 3.0 3.1 This timeslot is used to announce eligible teams on Twitter SplatoonNA.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 4.6 4.7 This name was changed in the Version 4.1.0 update.

References