Nintendo’s followup to Splatoon sells over one million units in Japan alone, ensuring that the popularity of the original game has carried through to the Switch-only sequel.
Nintendo makes an official announcement during gamescom 2017 to reveal that the third-person shooter Splatoon 2 has three forthcoming updates on the way.
Splatoon 2 dataminers uncover potential new maps and weapons for the game, which appear to include brand-new additions as well as returning classics.
Changes are coming rapid pace to Splatoon 2, with both Salmon Runs being changed to 24-hour playable windows and the new Dualies Squelchers available starting tonight.
Nintendo’s first free DLC release for Splatoon 2 is arriving tomorrow, the speedier and sneakier alternative close combat weapon to the Roller — the Inkbrush.
Splatoon 2’s first post-launch Splatfest is armed and ready, coming to the Nintendo Switch the first weekend of August and pitting ketchup against mayo.
Splatoon 2 improves on the first entry by building on the note that its predecessor left off on, offering fans more right from the get-go in a prettier package.
Nintendo shares what tomorrow’s weapon loadouts and map rotation will be for Splatoon 2’s free debut Splatfest, so fans can best prepare for the 4-hour event.
A Splatoon 2 Splatfest multiplayer demo runs on July 15 from 3pm to 7pm with a theme of Cake vs. Ice Cream. The demo will be downloadable later today.
Nintendo announces a Splatoon 2 Nintendo Direct to air on July 6, where Nintendo plans to reveal some ‘new features’ for the upcoming multiplayer shooter.
Nintendo reveals fresh details on the single player campaign in Splatoon 2 called Hero Mode, which includes new gameplay mechanics, weapons, and an all-new story.
Nintendo showcases two of its biggest multiplayer Switch titles for 2017, Splatoon 2 and ARMS, with competitive tournaments set to play out over the course of E3 2017.
Splatoon manga is finally coming to the West, as Viz Media announce that an official English translation is in the works for the long-running comic series.
Nintendo begins selling empty Splatoon 2 boxes in Japan, as hype for the upcoming Nintendo Switch game is so high that people are desperate for any merch.
Nintendo reveals plans for a Splatoon 2 tournament at this year’s E3 expo, with interested parties able to take part in an exhibition tournament of the Switch title.
As part of today’s Nintendo Direct, the Switch manufacturer reveals a new horde mode for Splatoon 2 called Salmon Run that pits a team of four against mutated salmon.
Nintendo announces a new Nintendo Direct presentation for this week that will focus on two highly-anticipated Nintendo Switch titles: Arms and Splatoon 2.