SPLATOON 3

Millions of People Can’t Be Wrong About Splatoon 3, Can They?

It’s Splatoon 3 check in time, everyone! In this week’s podcast transcript of Channel F, A Video Game Podcast Guaranteed to Be About Video Games,™ longtime host merritt k welcomes a new stable of staple cohosts aboard the most consistent show in video games. (Also available on Spotify, or wherever…

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Splatoon 3 Tips — 7 Things the Game Doesn’t Tell You

Splatoon 3 tells you how to do a lot of things, but leaves out some details. Here are a few tips for the game that should help you fill in the blanks. 1. Use the Super Jump One of the mechanics that Splatoon 3 doesn’t really explain is the super jump. It’s easy to…

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Splatoon 3’s First Full Splatfest Starts on September 23

During today’s Nintendo Direct, Nintendo announced Splatoon 3’s first official Splatfest, and it’s forcing players to answer the timeless question, “What would you bring to a deserted island?” Between 5:00 p.m. PT on Sept. 23 and 25, players will be able to pick between Team Gear, Team Grub and Team…

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How to Do a Super Jump in Splatoon 3

Splatoon 3 is kind of a weird game as a newcomer to the series. On the one hand, it insists on tutorializing a lot of things and preventing you from trying some of the different weapons and modes until it decides you’re ready. On the other, it just doesn’t surface some…

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Splatoon 3 Sells 3.45 Million Copies Within Three Days in Japan

While 2020’s Animal Crossing: New Horizons has held onto the title of the best Nintendo Switch launch since its timely release at the beginning of the pandemic, it seems that there’s a new competitor in Japan. Splatoon 3, which just came out last Friday, sold an impressive 3.45 million copies in…

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How to Squid Surge and Squid Roll in Splatoon 3

Splatoon 3 doesn’t reinvent the wheel, but it does bring some new tools to the proverbial table for players to mess around with. Two of these, the Squid Surge and the Squid Roll, are movement abilities tied to the Squid/Octo form. If you want to get an edge on other players…

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Splatoon 3 Weapons Guide – How to Unlock New Weapons

Suit up squid kid, Splatoon 3 has finally been released on the Nintendo Switch. Continuing the chaotic, colorful multiplayer gameplay of the previous entries, Splatoon 3 is packed full of content for fans to enjoy. Along with the Salomon Run and campaign, players can once again enjoy the territorial combat of Splatoon 3.…

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Day One of Splatoon 3’s Player Art Is Filled With the Queen and Among Us

Splatoon 3 is finally out, and its larger hub area means there’s more space for art posted by players through the game’s mailbox. After taking a thoughtful walk around Splatsville, to my delight, I can confirm that the art people post is still filled with the same old silliness. Here…

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How to Get Bronze, Silver, & Gold Scales in Splatoon 3

Suit up squid kid, Splatoon 3 has finally been released on the Nintendo Switch. Continuing the chaotic, colorful multiplayer gameplay of the previous entries, Splatoon 3 is packed full of content for fans to enjoy. Along with the normal multiplayer modes and campaign, Splatoon 2’s Salmon Run also makes a return. Acting as a cooperative…

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Splatoon 3 Salmon Run Guide – How to Unlock Salmon Run

Suit up squid kid, Splatoon 3 has finally been released on the Nintendo Switch. Continuing the chaotic, colorful multiplayer gameplay of the previous entries, Splatoon 3 is packed full of content for fans to enjoy. Along with the normal multiplayer modes and campaign, Splatoon 2’s Salmon Run also makes a…

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Everything We Know About Salmon Run In Splatoon 3

Yesterday, Nintendo revealed a few new details about what Salmon Run, Splatoon’s horde mode, will look like in Splatoon 3 via a Twitter thread. While some players initially criticized the mode in Splatoon 3 for being too similar to Splatoon 2, Nintendo is finally now revealing some interesting details about…

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Splatoon 3 Salmon Run lobby

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Team Scissors Isn’t Very Happy With Splatoon 3’s Tricolor Turf War Mode

During the first six hours of Splatoon 3’s Splatfest World Premiere, everything was going well for Team Scissors. The team had over a 1% lead, spirits were high, and adorable stingray idol Big Man was overjoyed with his team’s success. Unfortunately for Team Scissors, after halftime, a lack of balance…

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Nintendo to Hold 30-Minute Splatoon 3 Direct This Week

Nintendo continues to ask us all to be up at the crack of dawn to find out new information about its games, as the company has announced plans to hold a Splatoon 3 Direct showcase later this week at the earliest time it would be considered within business hours in America.…

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Nintendo, Please Let Me Buy the Splatoon 3 Joy-Cons Separately

I’ve never played Splatoon. I’m not sure if I’ll play Splatoon 3 when it launches in Switch on September 9. But damn, the joy-con controllers coming with the new Splatoon 3 OLED Switch console are gorgeous, and I hope Nintendo sells them separate from the device when it’s in stores on August 26.…

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Nintendo, Please Let Me Buy the Splatoon 3 Joy-Cons Separately

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