Time Trial and Errors

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03-05: Conveyor-Belt Tightening
Return of the Mammalians missions
03-07: Rail Pass

Time Trial and Errors
Break all targets before time runs out.
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Site Cryogenic Hopetown
Fee Power Eggs 30
Lives 3
Weapons and Rewards

S3 Weapon Main Squeezer Flat.pngS3 Weapon Sub Burst Bomb Flat.png

S3 Weapon Main H-3 Nozzlenose Flat.pngS3 Weapon Sub Burst Bomb Flat.png

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Power Eggs 300 Power Eggs 400 Power Eggs 500

First-time Bonus Power Eggs Undocumented
Music Ride or Fry

Time Trial and Errors is the 29th level in Splatoon 3's story mode, Return of the Mammalians.


To pass this level, the player must break all the target balloons before the time runs out.

Enemies and Mechanics

First Introduced

Previously Introduced


S3 Icon Callie.png Agent 1's Quotes

The countdown will start once you land down there.
Hurry, hurry! Go, go, go!
Just 10 left! Get 'em!

S3 Icon Marie.png Agent 2's Quotes

Keep an eye on your ink level as you go, OK?
You're halfway done! Keep poppin'!

S3 Icon O.R.C.A..png O.R.C.A.'s Quotes

Mission...failed. Your time has run out.


The English name of the stage is a pun on "Time Trial", a competition to get the fastest time in sports, and "Trial and Error", a method of solving problems by trying potential solutions until the problem is solved.

Names in other languages

Language Name Meaning
Netherlands Dutch Trammelant tegen de tijd
Vernietig alle doelwitten binnen de tijd!
Fuss against the time
Destroy all targets in time!
France French (NOE) Alterna Arena
Détruis les cibles avant la fin du temps imparti.
Alterna Arena
Destroy all targets before time runs out.
Russia Russian Время утекает сквозь пальцы
Поразите все мишени до того, как выйдет отведенное на это время.

Vremya utekaet skvoz' pal'tsy
Porazite vse misheni do togo, kak vyydet otvedyonnoe na eto vremya.
Time slips through the fingers
Hit all targets before the alloted time runs out.
China Chinese (Simplified) 无止尽地追求无止境的奢侈。

Wú zhǐ jìn de zhuīqiú wú zhǐ jìng de shēchǐ.
Zài shíxiàn nèi pòhuài suǒyǒu biāobǎ.
Endless pursuit of endless luxury.
Destroy all targets within the time limit.