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Today's Nintendo Direct 'one last thing' is Splatoon 3

In a very solemn but slick trailer, Nintendo showed us an Inkling riding a train from the completely barren Splatlands into another city, Splatsville, which will be a new hub. Wait, Inkling?! Surprise! It's Splatoon 3, and it's hitting Swit...

 
 
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Team Mushroom wins Super Mario Bros. Splatoon 2 splatfest

The results of this weekend's Splatoon 2 splatfest are now in. After a typically messy battle, held to determine which is the greatest of the iconic Super Mario Bros. power-ups, Team Super Mushroom beat out Team Super Star with a 2 - 1 vict...

 
 
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All I got out of today was giant Pearl, but I'll take it

They say "Just because a day started badly, doesn't mean it can't end well," but they don't tell you what to do if it's crappy at both ends AND all the way through. Still, there's always a bright spot tucked away somewhere in every day, rig...

 
 
 
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Where has Goth Marina been all my life?

This weekend saw the Splatoon 2 community take to the ink-stained arenas once again in a replay of another classic splatfest. Entering into the spirit of the season, players battled it out over the most important Halloween question of all: ...

 
 
 
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Splatoon 2 set to re-run the fun with Halloween splatfest

We're knee-deep in October, and already people are starting to feel those creepy Halloween vibes. Such is the case with Splatoon 2 hosts Pearl and Marina, who are set to do battle once again in the Nintendo Switch shooter.Nintendo has annou...

 
 
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Splatoon 2 gets a Splatfest themed around Mario power-ups

Splatfests are exceedingly rare nowadays. We just saw one wrap up in late August (eggs rule, chickens drool) but that was only the second in all of 2020. However, there are two more planned by the end of March 2021. In a low-key rush-job s...

 
 
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Splatoon's 2's Chicken vs. Egg splatfest returns this weekend

Fans of Nintendo's arena shooter Splatoon 2 will have reason to jump back into battle this weekend, as the popular multiplayer title will re-run the fun on one of its classic splatfest showdowns. And this time, it's a question almost as old...

 
 
 
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Splatoon Pearl & Marina Figma prototypes look off the hook

If, like me, you miss the antics of Splatoon 2's Hostesses with the Most..esses, Pearl and Marina, then your spirits might be lifted by this image of their incoming Figmas, which are currently in the works at fine merch manufacturers GoodSm...

 
 
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Ketchup finally gets revenge in Splatoon 2 splatfest rematch

It took over three years, but Ketchup has finally found redemption in Nintendo's online shooter Splatoon 2. In a re-run of one of the most famous splatfests in the sequel's history, the tomato-based table sauce saw a 2-1 victory against its...

 
 
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Splatoon 2's Mayo vs. Ketchup splatfest returns today

Dust off your Brellas, Sloshers, Dualies and Rollers, it's time to return to the rainbow-stained battlefields of Splatoon 2. This weekend, for the first time in a very long time, the Switch shooter's community will face off in a re-run of o...

 
 
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Splatoon 2 has sold over 10 million copies to date

Things might've gone a little quiet in the world of Splatoon, but that's no indication that the colourful shooter series has fallen out of fan favour. In fact, as noted in Nintendo's recent financial report, latest entry Splatoon 2 has been...

 
 
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Splatoon 2's resurgence also includes a week-long demo

With so many people picking up a Nintendo Switch for the first time and looking for games to play when they need a (short) break from Animal Crossing, Nintendo is smart to shine a spotlight on old favorites. One example this month is Splato...

 
 
 
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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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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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Finally, a complete run in Spelunky 2! To make it even sweeter, it was during the daily challenge, and Im ranked 17th

 
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