Nearly two years on from its initial announcement, Inti Creates has revealed that Azure Striker Gunvolt 3 is coming to Switch this summer — on 28th July to be precise.

The game was first introduced back in June 2020, so it's taken a while for this 2D action series to officially become a trilogy. Keiji Inafune has served as 'action supervisor' on the project and introduced the update as part of the NGPX stream showcasing various new releases and announcements.

Alongside the brand new trailer above, which features gameplay and story details that fans of Azure Striker Gunvolt and its sequel will be intrigued by, the makers revealed some character are which we'll round up for your delight below:

The game will be priced at $29.99, and there's a physical release in the works courtesy of Limited Run Games — we'll update with more details as they come. Let us know below if you're looking forward to this one.

Ready to take on a third helping of Gunvolting? Oh yes! Still salty about never getting your Mighty No. 9 3DS code? Certainly not... *twitches