Splatoon

Splatoon 2 is the esport you’re missing

While wildly popular in Japan, Splatoon as an esport is practically unheard of on our shores. In Japan, Splatoon 2 recently became the first home …

Splatoon 2

The Nintendo Switch Online Prices For Those Playing Down Under Are Finally In

Nintendo Switch Online is only seven months away, and we're slowly starting to see the prices plans for each region. Now it's the turn of the …

Nintendo

Splatoon 2's Pearl and Marina to appear live on stage

<b>Off the Hook will perform live at the Splatoon European Championship final next month.</b><p>Attendees at the Splatoon European Championship will have the …

Nintendo Switch

Australian and New Zealand Switch online prices have been confirmed

AU $5.95 and NZ $6.55<p>For those of you who haven't been following along, Nintendo's online service plans for the Switch were confirmed some time ago, …

Mario Kart

The Splatoon 2 European Championship Final Takes Place In March

Polymanga will host a special virtual concert, too

Nintendo

Love Triumphs All in Switch Exclusive Splatoon 2's Latest Splatfest Event

Earlier this month, Nintendo revealed that the latest Splatfest event for <i>Splatoon 2</i> would pit love against money<i>.</i> Now that the weekend is coming to a …

Nintendo Switch

Splatoon 2 Sells 2 Million Copies In Japan

When Splatoon 2 was officially unveiled for the Nintendo Switch, I think we can say that many gamers were already looking forward to it, since the …

Gaming

Splatoon 2 Is the First Switch Game to Sell 2 Million Copies in Japan

Splatoon 2 was released for the Nintendo Switch last July and of all of the console's stellar titles so far, it's the first to sell 2 million copies …

Gaming

Nintendo Switch Online Servers Going Down For Maintenance Tonight

If you're planning on playing a Nintendo Switch game online later today, you may find your session interrupted for a brief period of time. Nintendo will be performing maintenance on Switch servers tonight, February 14, which may affect your ability to use the console's online services.<p>Tonight's …

Nintendo Switch

Splatoon 2 Starter Edition announced, out next month in North America

Nintendo has announced a new Splatoon 2 Starter Edition set to be released in North America on March 16. Along with a copy of the game, Nintendo is …

Nintendo Switch

Splatoon 2 Starter Edition: Everything You Need to Know

Similar to <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i>,<i> Splatoon 2</i> is getting a bundle of its own.On March 16, Nintendo is launching the <i>Splatoon 2 Starter</i> …

Nintendo Switch

Splatoon 2’s Pearl and Marina getting their own amiibo

At Niconico Chokaigi today, Nintendo revealed two new amiibo for Splatoon 2. Pearl and Marina will both be getting their own figures. By purchasing …

Gaming

New Splatoon 2 Amiibo, Map, and Weapon Coming Soon

A pair of new amiibo, as well as a new map and weapon are coming soon to Splatoon 2.<p>The amiibo are of Splatfest hosts Pearl and Marina, an they'll be …

Splatoon 2

Splatoon 2's Pearl And Marina Are Getting Their Own Amiibo And They're Off The Hook

Surprising absolutely no one Nintendo has just announced that Pearl and Marina from <b>Splatoon 2</b> will become the latest addition to the plastic …

Nintendo

Splatoon 2’s Next Splatfest Pits Capitalism Against Heart

Splatoon 2's next post-Valentines Day Splatfest is making people choose between humanity's two greatest motivators: money or love. ...Read MoreThe …

Nintendo Switch

Splatoon 2 Choco Eggs Hitting Japan Later This Month

Candy toy maker Furuta is bringing Splatoon 2 Choco Eggs to Japan on February 26, 2018. These Choco Eggs are pretty similar to Kinder Surprise …

Splatoon 2

Games Inbox: Destiny 2 disappointment, Call Of Duty vs. Splatoon, and the Readers’ Top 40

<b>The evening Inbox looks for advice on the best golf games, as one reader admits he was one of the thousands that watched Sea Of Thieves.</b><p><b>To join in</b> …

Entertainment (UK)

Which New Nintendo Stat Is Most Impressive?

We reported earlier that Nintendo is doing well. No kidding. The Switch is on fire. The company posted a bunch of sales numbers overnight, and we at</i> …

Retrogaming

Rapid Blaster Deco coming to Splatoon 2 this weekend

Fabulous-looking shotty on the way<p>It's Friday, thus time for a new weapon to hit the arsenal of Nintendo's team-based shooter, <i>Splatoon 2</i>. This week …

Nintendo Switch

The Rapid Blaster Deco Is Firing Its Way To Splatoon 2 This Weekend

Another weekend is almost upon us, bringing with it the latest weapon addition to everyone's favourite paintball/squid/turf war mash up, <b>Splatoon …

Mario Kart

Nintendo GDC Talks to Cover Arms and Splatoon 2

Nintendo will hold a pair of sessions at this year's Game Developers Conference (GDC) that offer insight into the development of Splatoon 2 and …

Gaming

The 52 Gal Deco arrives in Splatoon 2 tonight

A whole new meaning to 'Art Deco'<p>Hello. It's Friday, so you must be here to see the latest hand-cannon to be added to the colourful world of Nintendo …

Fish

The .52 Gal Deco is Blasting Its Way To Splatoon 2 This Weekend

As is tradition with <b>Splatoon 2</b>, and just like the original <b>Splatoon</b> before it, another new weapon is being introduced to the game this weekend to keep …

Nintendo

Splatoon 2 Has Become The First Home Console Game This Decade To Sell 2 Million Copies In Japan

Nintendo Switch has been claiming many a sales record as a console - racking up impressive performances everywhere from Italy and France to an …

Super Mario Odyssey

Splatoon 2's Next Update Could Finally Fix Some Issues With Its Warehouse Map

Nintendo has been keeping up with <i>Splatoon 2</i>'s development and as such the game's new version, 2.2.0, is scheduled to go live on January 16 and …

Gaming

Splatoon 2's first Splatfest of 2018 reaches its conclusion

Laugh and the world laughs with you<p>This weekend saw not only the first Splatfest of 2018 take place, but <i>also</i> the first global Splatfest in some time. …

Nintendo Switch

Splatoon 2 is first game to hit 2 million sales in Japan this decade

Nintendo Switch sales have dominated worldwide over Christmas, but the scale of Splatoon’s success in Japan may surprise you…<p>With anticipation for …

Nintendo Switch

Splatoon 2: How it Encourages Movement

<b>The following blog post, unless otherwise noted, was written by a member of Gamasutra’s community.<br>The thoughts and opinions expressed are those of</b> …

Game Design

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Blog: How Splatoon 2 encourages movement

Breaking down how the Splatoon series encourages movement, and makes strategic motion critical to winning matches. ...

Game Development