If you like yours Splatoon legend, perhaps one of the highlights of Splatoon 3 The live presentation is confirmation that Murch the sea urchin will return. He also seems a bit older, and… technically it’s been 5 years since he first appeared in the show. Splatoon 2.
Either way, Murch’s growth boom hasn’t gone unnoticed on social media – with many Inklings and Octolings noting it as one of the highlights of the latest Direct. A tweet making this observation generated over 26,000 likes on Twitter:
While it’s unclear how old Murch really is, this has raised questions among the Splatoon fandom as to why Nintendo has aged Murch so much compared to some of the other returning members:
In Splatoon 3, Murch will let you add and swap abilities on your favorite device. Did Murch’s new look catch your attention when you first saw it during the presentation? What do you think of the lore of Splatoon 3 in general? Leave a comment below.