TIME e3 2014

Watch: Nintendo’s Squid Ink Game “Splatoon” Preview

Take a look at how the new Wii U game is played

Nintendo unveiled its new Wii U game “Splatoon” on Tuesday, featuring squid-human characters in a 4-vs-4 ink shooting game. Set for release in 2015, the premise is simple: try to cover the most square footage with ink. The best part? You can decide whether you want to be a human or a squid.

TIME tried it out at the E3 conference — watch how to play in the video above.

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