Hey Splatoon 2 players! The next global Splatfest has been announced and willbe going down on March 15th-16th. This Splatfest’s theme is – Would you rather be a knight or a wizard?
お題は「どっちになりたい？ 騎士 vs 魔法使い」。
— Splatoon（スプラトゥーン） (@SplatoonJP) March 8, 2019
You will also be able to use the Octoling amiibo Girl and Boy amiibo exclusive headgear and shoes durung the Splatfest. Your Splatfest Tee will change to match the Headgear and Shoes style, you are wearing during battles.
As a fun feature for this #Splatfest, if your character wears the headgear & shoes from the Steel or Enchanted gear sets (available via the Octoling Boy/Girl #amiibo), their Splatfest Tee will change too, transforming your outfit into the full costume during battles! To arms! pic.twitter.com/F3hfVEu5yK
— Nintendo Versus (@NintendoVS) March 8, 2019
It has also been mentioned that a new update is on its way, bringing Splatoon 2 up to version 4.5.0. No official patch notes have been made available in English yet but the update should drop around March 10th.
This post was written by Mike Scorpio