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Splatoon 2 “Spring Fest” Splatfest celebration announced for April. 19th

A special Splatfest themed celebration is coming soon to Splatoon 2! Like with the past events, special clothing will be offered alongside specially decorated maps. As the old saying goes, April Ink Storms bring May flowers, and that means Spring Fest is right around the corner! This special event is using the power of pastels… View Article
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[Random] Find Out Who likes Who with the Brand New Splatoon 2 Relationships Chart

If you’re obsessed with the denizens of Inkopolis and wish to know what they think of each other, Nintendo has shared a new relationship chart, which you can see here: Source: @NintendoVS (Twitter)
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Alliance Rogue Victorious In Splatoon 2 European Championships 2018-2019

The Splatoon 2 European Championships 2018-2019 have come to a close with French team Alliance Rogue claiming victory over last year’s winners, the Backsquids. Alliance Rogue reigned supreme with a 4-1 Victor in front of hundreds of fans and will be representing Europe in the Splatoon 2 World Championships 2019 which will be held in… View Article
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[Patch Notes] Splatoon 2 Version 4.5.0 for Nintendo Switch (Plenty of Multiplayer Weapon Changes)

Ahead of its March 10, 2019 release, patch notes for the Version 4.5.0 update for Splatoon 2, have been shared online, which you can see here in their entirety: Splatoon 2 Version 4.5.0: [Released 03/10/19]   Changes to Multiplayer: Specifications for some of the main weapons have been changed: Specifications for some of the sub… View Article
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Splatoon 2 March Global Splatfest Announced – Knights Vs. Wizards

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? フェスの開催が告げられた。お題は「どっちになりたい? 騎士 vs 魔法使い」。タコのamiiboをフィーチャーした特別仕様の全世界合同フェスだ。期間は3月16日(土)15:00~3月17日(日)15:00。剣と魔法の世界に行けるなら、キミはどっちの職業を選ぶ? — Splatoon(スプラトゥーン) (@SplatoonJP) March 8, 2019 You will also be able to use the Octoling amiibo Girl and… View Article
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[Video] Splatoon 2 NA Inkling Open 2019 | Qualifier Finals

Nintendo have uploaded a series of videos for the Splatoon 2 NA Inkling Open 2019 | Qualifier Finals. The final eight teams battle it out for four slots to compete in the Grand finals at Boston PAX East later this year. You can watch all the action in the four videos below. Splatoon 2 NA… View Article
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Nintendo Switch News Channel is to distribute Gear Ability articles & Free Drink Tickets for Splatoon 2 Next Week

It has been announced that starting late next week, the Splatoon 2 dedicated Nintendo Switch News channel will start publishing articles on different gear abilities! And there’s a bonus,  click the “Launch Splatoon 2” button in any of the articles to receive a free drink ticket to use at Crusty Sean’s! Like free loot? Check… View Article
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Waffles all the Way! (Splatoon 2: Pancakes vs Waffles Splatfest Results)

Sorry Pearl, but breakfast has been served and pancakes are not the food of choice. The results are in for the North American/European splatfest that tasked players with choosing between Pancakes and Waffles and the results are entirely in Marina’s favour. Having been Team Waffle, Waffle managed to win every available point, thus completely crushing… View Article
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Waffles Vs. Pancakes Splatfest

[North America] Splatoon 2 – Waffles Vs. Pancakes Splatfest Announced

The Breakfast wars begin again as Nintendo makes players pick their preferred breakfast option in the upcoming Splatfest for Splatoon 2. For all of you in North America, you must choose either Team Pancakes or Team Waffles if you want to participate in the Waffles Vs. Pancakes Splatfest. The Splatfest will go live on February 8, starting at… View Article
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A Complete Breakdown on the Performance of Nintendo’s Best-Selling Nintendo Switch Games Between October 1 & December 30, 2018

With the Q3 Financial Briefing underway, Nintendo has released holiday numbers of the Best-Selling Nintendo Switch Games to the general public, which helps us see how games like Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Pokémon Let’s GO Pikachu & Eevee performed during the Holiday season. These numbers are not just limited to sales of the last… View Article
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[Patch Notes] Splatoon 2 Version 4.4.0 for Nintendo Switch (More Multiplayer Changes & More)

As forewarned, Version 4.4.0 for Splatoon 2,  will go live tonight and as such, the following official patch notes have been provided: Splatoon 2 Version 4.4.0: [Released 01/29/19]   Changes to Multiplayer: Changes have been made to the terrain in the following stages: Specifications for some of the main weapons have been changed: Specifications for some of… View Article
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Splatoon 2 Demo

[Japan] Splatoon 2 Demo Coming March 26th – April 1st, New Weapons Inbound

Nintendo Japan have announced that a free demo for Splatoon 2 will go live on the Nintendo Switch eShop in Japan. The Splatoon 2 demo will only be available for a short period of time, from March 26th until April 1st. Those who download the demo will also get a free Nintendo Switch Online Trial. Demo users… View Article
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[North America] Nintendo Announce Splatoon 2 & Smash Bros Ultimate Open Tournaments For 2019

For all of you in North America, Get ready to get your game on as Nintendo America have announced not one but TWO Nationwide tournaments for gamers to participate in. Show the world your competitive side in the Splatoon 2 North America Inkling Open 2019 or the Super Smash Bros Ultimate Open 2019. You can… View Article
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Making Of Splatoon

[Video] Mr Nogami and Mr Takahashi Discuss Making Of Splatoon At V&A Museum

The Victoria and Albert Museum of Arts and Design in London, England, is currently hosting an exposition all about Splatoon. Nintendo UK invited Splatoon series producer Hisashi Nogami and the head of Software development at Nintendo, Shinya Takahashi to the exposition. The exposition features art work and videos of not just the finished product but… View Article
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Splatoon 2 Koshien 2019

Splatoon Koshien 2019 Fanbook Will Have Exclusive Splatoon 2 Gear

Japan will be recieving the Splatoon Koshien 2019 Fanbook on 4th March. It will feature coverage from Famitsu of the Splatoon Koshien 2019 Tournaments. The Fanbook will also have a serial code for some exclusive gear for Splatoon 2 which you can take a peek at in the image below. The exclusive gear includes a… View Article
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Expand Your Online Splatoon 2 Experience with a new Tournament Creation Site

It’s about time.   Good news Inklings, a new online community is coming. As of today, Nintendo have launched a new Splatoon 2 site in which players can use to form teams, discover new players and even join tournaments. The official spill can be seen here: Join teams, find new squadmates and take part in… View Article
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You’re only as good as the Family you Choose! (FrostyFest Results are In!)

Blood may be thicker than water, but in Inkopolis that doesn’t matter. As part of the FrostyFest Splatfest, Team Family took on Team Friends and family definitely underestimated the power of friendship. Family may have had the popularity vote, but when it came to clout, Friends won both Normal and Pro, thus giving Marina a… View Article
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[Gallery] Nintendo rings in the New Year 2019 with celebratory art (Kirby, Xenoblade, Splatoon, FE Heroes)

While it’s 2019 now in Kyoto, Japan where Nintendo is based, various game franchises from Nintendo have decided to help ring in the New Year with some celebratory artwork. So far, we’ve gotten artwork from Kirby, Splatoon, Xenoblade, and Fire Emblem Heroes and they can be seen below.
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Heroes are overrated as far as Splatoon 2 is concerned (New Splatfest Results are In!)

For those of you who were able to tear themselves away from Super Smash Bros. Ultimate this weekend, there’s a chance you might have participated in the Smash inspired global Splatfest that pit Heroes versus Villains. The event is now over, but the results are in and despite having the popularity vote, it was in… View Article
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[Patch Notes] Splatoon 2 Version 4.3.1 for Nintendo Switch (Tweaks, Fixes and Alteration of Weapon Specifications)

Ahead of the release of a new update for Splatoon 2 next week, the patch notes for Version 4.3.1 have dropped earlier than usual and you can see them right here: Version 4.3.1: [Released 12/18/18]   Changes to Multiplayer: Specifications for some of the main weapons have been changed:   Specifications for some of the… View Article
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