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Splatoon 2's new 5.10 update is now live

Arena-shooter Splatoon 2 may be well into its twilight years, but fortunately Nintendo isn't done keeping on top of the game just yet. A brand new update - labelled Version 5.10 - is now live in-game, bringing a run of balance tweaks and bu...

 
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Ominous message hidden in Splatoon's Happy New Year post

Over the last few days, various video games and publishers have shared cheerful messages to ring in the new year with their fans. But this particular bout of well-wishing, from Nintendo's arena-shooter franchise Splatoon, might be more than...

 
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Splatoon 2 will receive some basic gameplay updates in 2020

The sun has long set on Nintendo's arena shooter Splatoon 2, but that doesn't mean that the messy title has been abandoned. In fact, Nintendo has noted that several general updates will be made in the new year, helping to keep the Switch mu...

 
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K.K. Slider live in Kyoto: Unplugged

Splatoon 2 hip-hop duo Off the Hook performed in concert this weekend at the Nintendo Live event, which is currently taking place in Kyoto, Japan. Pearl and Marina, joined by The Squid Sisters, blasted out all of their trademark "bangers," ...

 
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Splatoon 2 gets a bug-busting new update

Sigh... it feels like forever since I last wrote a news article about Nintendo's online shooter Splatoon 2. The colourful Switch game is probably one of my most covered titles during my time with Destructoid, but ever since that final Splat...

 
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Splatoon producers yet to begin plans for future releases

Today, Nintendo's popular online title Splatoon 2 begins its biggest weekend to date. The Chaos vs. Order splatfest - known as the Splatocalypse - will see the global community come together for one final war, siding with hosts Pearl or Mar...

 
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Tetris 99's fifth Maximus Cup features a Splatoon 2 theme

Splatoon 2's final "splatfest" is imminent and Nintendo is celebrating it in an interesting manner. The weekend before we say goodbye to Pearl and Marina's monthly competitions, players of Tetris 99 will be able to compete in another "Maxim...

 
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Who were the winners in Splatoon 2's big splatfest weekend?

This weekend saw three separate splatfests take place in Nintendo's online shooter Splatoon 2. The trio of titanic battles covered North America, Europe and Japan, as players worldwide prepared themselves for the final face-off, which will ...

 
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Splatoon's next splatfest will be a matter of time and space

Nintendo has announced a new upcoming splatfest, which will be fought by the North American and European fans on Nintendo Switch shooter Splatoon 2. This time, we revisit the topic of superpowers, with the community siding with two of scien...

 
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Splatoon 2's 4.7.0 update is available right now, squid kids

Nintendo has dropped the latest update for the arena shooter Splatoon 2. Although the popular Switch release is winding down this summer, it's neat to see Nintendo continue to support the community with splatfests, content and patches.Updat...

 
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Splatoon 2's next splatfest recalls a familiar Aesop's fable

Nintendo has revealed the topic for the next splatfest, to be held in a couple of weeks on Switch multiplayer shooter Splatoon 2. Having recently looked at fantasy, food and fashion, Our loveable hosts Off The Hook are turning their attenti...

 
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Splatoon 2 shows off its slick Spring Fest visors and kicks

Splatoon 2 may be approaching its twilight days, but that doesn't mean there isn't still fun events and gear drops in store for the Switch shooter. Nintendo has revealed a range of gear headed to the game to celebrate the upcoming "Spring F...

 
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Arcane arts win the day in Splatoon 2's medieval splatfest

Over the last few days, the Splatoon 2 community has been battling it out in another global splatfest. This time around, it was a question fantasy favourites as Pearl and Marina tasked players with deciding whether they preferred Knights or...

 
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Splatoon 2's medieval splatfest wages war this weekend

From tonight, the Splatoon 2 global community rides into battle once again, fighting it out in another splatfest on the Nintendo Switch shooter. The topic of discussion is a pretty cool one this time, although I feel its result is a bit of ...

 
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Splatoon's latest splatest getting medieval on your ass

Messers Pearl and Marina have clued us in on the details of the next splatfest, to take place on Nintendo Switch multiplayer shooter Splatoon 2. The new splatfest, which takes place in all territories next weekend, concerns the mystic tales...

 
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Marina waffles Pearl in Splatoon 2's breakfast splatfest

The results are in for this weekend's splatfest. Held, of course, on Nintendo's switch shooter Splatoon 2, this food-themed face-off took place in North America and Europe and asked players whether they preferred Pancakes or Waffles as part...

 
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Don't forget Splatoon 2's breakfast battle this weekend

As I write this, it's breakfast time here in the U.K. I'm having some coffee, a satsuma and half a chicken. The cornerstone of any nutritious breakfast, as The Man once said. I am reminded, however, of this weekend's splatfest, taking place...

 
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Next European Splatfest asks which starchy breakfast is best

The Splatfests have been pretty hit or miss but always interesting to see what opinion players have on little inane questions. It's a nice break from the overly serious debates that exist out in the world of politics and day-to-day life. I ...

 
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Splatoon 2's Frosty Splatfest chooses friends, fam

Another splatfest is in the books, as this weekend saw the global Splatoon 2 community wage war in the online shooter's seasonal Frosty Fest. This time, things got a little philosophical, with a topic which saw Friends square off against Fa...

 
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Splatoon 2's final content update will arrive next week

I didn't particularly ask to become a dedicated reporter of the weapons, gear, and splatfests that arrived in Nintendo's messy arena-shooter Splatoon 2. It just sort of happened. The next thing you know, I was dropping the weekly weapon upd...

 
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Patience truly is a virtue in Splatoon 2's European splatfest

Well, it looks like Europe retains its delicate touch when it comes to the subject of delicious desserts, at least if the results of the latest splatfest are anything to go by. This weekend, the European Splatoon 2 community battled over th...

 
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Splatoon 2's weird Euro splatfest begins tomorrow

This weekend sees the European Splatoon 2 community wage a messy war in their latest localised splatfest. During a holiday where our American friends gorge themselves upon all sorts of goodies, Europe's squid kids will be food fightin' too....

 
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Splatoon 2 is getting spicy for next U.S. splatfest

Nintendo has revealed the next Splatoon 2 splatfest topic and, not for the first time, the North American Splatoon community will be battling over sticky side condiments, following on from such wars as Ketchup vs Mayo.Next weekend will see ...

 
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Splatoon 2's amazing Salmon Run mode gets one last map

Salmon Run doesn't get enough love. I genuinely believe it's the best part of Splatoon 2, and I'd pay good money for a deeper spin-off game with local co-op support. The wave-based survival mode isn't the main attraction for most players wh...

 
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There may be no hiding from Splatoon 2's Torpedo Sub

Yesterday, we showed you the fantastically comical Ultra Stamp, which is heading to the arsenal of Nintendo's arena-shooter Splatoon 2 next week. But that's not the only piece of devastating new tech the multiplayer title has to offer...Com...

 
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Splatoon 2's Ultra Stamp is gonna pack a wallop

A brand new special is coming to Nintendo's competitive shooter Splatoon 2 next week, and, boy howdy, it looks like something right out of the big bag of Looney Toons sight-gags.The Ultra Stamp - which was revealed on the official Splatoon ...

 

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