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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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A Look At The Splatoon 2 Shifty Station Stage For Next Global Splatfest

This weekend will play host to the latest global Splatfest for Splatoon 2. The theme this time around is inspired by Super Smash Bros. The team choices are Heroes Vs Villains and participants must choose which side they want to play on. Shifty Station makes an unsurprising return and will feature a unique layout. The… View Article
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Heroes vs Villains splatfest on route for 12/14-12/15 in Splatoon 2 (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Promotion)

An urgent announcement has been made by Squid Research Lab! A special Heroes vs Villains Splatfest will be taking place next week to help promote the launch of Super Smash Bros Ultimate. Get the details below. NEW SPLATFEST APPROACHING! To commemorate the debut of the Inkling as a fighter in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, a… View Article
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[Patch Notes] Splatoon 2 Version 4.3.0 for Nintendo Switch (Gear Abilities, Salmon Run, Multiplayer and Other Changes)

Once more a new update has rolled out for Splatoon 2. New gear abilities have been added, there have been tweaks to stages, weapon specifications have been altered and few other fixes have been implemented as well. The full patch notes can be seen here:   Splatoon 2 Version 4.3.0: [Released 12/04/18]   Changes to… View Article
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Splatoon 2: Frosty Fest Splatfest taking place from January 4th-6th (48 Hours!)

Fans of Splatoon 2 can look forward to a new event coming soon! “Frosty Fest” is the next major Splatfest event to celebrate Christmas and the New Year! Those who played during the past event dubbed Splatoween can expect the same thing with this event alongside some special Holiday themed gear! Noticing a little chill… View Article
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[Video] Using the New Octoling amiibo with Splatoon 2

With Splatoon 2 and new amiibo, comes new gear to wear and showcase and here’s what the Octoling amiibo can get you: Source: ShiryuGL (YouTube)
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[Patch Notes] Splatoon 2 Version 4.2.0 for Nintendo Switch (amiibo, Splatfest, Salmon Run and Other Changes)

Ahead of its November 6/7 arrival, the patch notes for the Version 4.2.0 update for Splatoon 2, has been shared online already and you can find the full list of changes, right here: Version 4.2.0: [Released 11/06/18]   Changes to amiibo: Added support for Octoling Boy, Octoling Girl, and Octoling Octopus amiibo figures.   Changes… View Article
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Splatoon 2: New Salmon Run Map, New Weapons and Version 4.2.0 update Releases November 7

If you were aiming to get one more month out of Splatoon 2 before completely giving yourselves over to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate next month, you’re in luck. Not only has the Version 4.2.0 update for November 7 in Europe and Japan (quite possibly November 6 for North America,) but it comes packing goodies! First… View Article
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[Feature] The Splatfest Bulletin #20: The Joke is on Team Trick

Welcome to yet another instalment of The Splatfest Bulletin, our regular summary dedicated to sharing the results of the latest and greatest Splatfests!   We interrupt your Monday activities to bring you news of all the latest Splatfest results! With the Worldwide Splatoween Splatfest well and truly over, it has been revealed that the odds… View Article
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[Video] Splatoon 2 Octoling amiibo Gear Showcase

Nintendo have released a video showcasing the new gear that inkling and Octolings will be able to unlock Splatoon 2 using the new Octoling amiibo. The Octoling amiibo will be available from November 9th in Europe and Japan and December 7th for North America. The Octoling girl amiibo unlocks the Enchanted gear (Witch’s outfit). The… View Article
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Splatoon 2 version 4.1

[Patch Notes] Splatoon 2 Version 4.1.0 for Nintendo Switch

In case an upcoming Halloween themed Splatfest isn’t enough to be excited about when it comes to Splatoon 2, a new update is out as well and you can read all about it with the patch notes below:   Version 4.1.0: [Released 10/02/18]   Changes to Game Music: Added four new songs that will play… View Article
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Splatoon 2: A Bodacious Booyah is coming! New Details on the Booyah Bomb have arrived!

Just in case this week’s piece of Splatoon 2’s last new stage, wasn’t enough, it seems the Inklings are about to have a new word to scream, for the Booyah Bomb is coming! No details were provided as to when the Special Weapon would be added, but a couple of things were mentioned about it… View Article
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Skipper Pavilion

Skipper Pavilion Is The Final Stage For Splatoon 2

Nintendo Europe have shared some screenshots of the final stage to be added to Splatoon 2. Skipper Pavilion is said to be a mystical place that Inklings believe that by visiting it will help them win Turf Wars. The Final stage for Splatoon 2 will be available to play in Turf Wars sometime in October…. View Article
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