had received an email from Walther that they were announcing a new pistols at SHOT Show 2018, but it appears that the cat is out of the bag.
It is a subcompact version of the Walther PPQ. It looks strikingly similar to the HK VP9SK however, has a normal (to most folks) mag release.
The PPQ's are under-rated in my opinion, but I do have to say that I am a big fan of the VP9SK. It will be interesting to see how it stacks up against it: