Just announced at Gamescom 2017, a new candy-themed clown fighter named “Lola Pop” will join the cast of ARMS with the upcoming version 3 update in September!

Lola Pop comes with a new sweets-themed arena that is shaped almost like an “S”, a nice change of pace from the mostly-round/square/rectangle arenas in the game thus far.

She also comes along with three new arm types. It appears she has a nunchuck-style accelerating and arcing arm, a new type of shield arm, and a vision-blocking multi-shot arm.

Her special ability appears to be inflating her body to generate a shield while moving slowly in a direction. That said, she seems highly mobile and looks to be about Ribbon Girl’s size and speed.

By the by, you’ll notice that Lola Pop seems to have spiral irises, a trait common among those with the spring arm trait. (For more on ARMS lore, check out my handy guide!)

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Anyone still playing ARMS? Will an update like this bring you back to check out the new fighter, arms, and stage? I admit that my playtime with ARMS has fallen off lately, but I am definitely interested in diving back in with version 3 because of all the new content combined with the balance changes they’ve been implementing!