Splatoon 3’s Most-Hated Gun Needs To Go, Players Say

Splatoon 3's Most-Hated Gun Needs To Go, Players Say

Oh great, here’s this jerk using the gun.Image: Nintendo / Kotaku With Splatoon 3 finally out on Nintendo Switch, folks have no doubt tried their hands at a variety of the game’s eclectic weapons. There are plenty to check out, from the classic rapid-firing Splattershot Jr. to newer weapons like the quick-slashing Splatana (which has … Read more

Everyone Cares About Splatoon 3 More Than You Think

Everyone Cares About Splatoon 3 More Than You Think

Image: nintendo Splatoon 3 hasn’t just climbed to the top of the charts, it’s absolutely demolishing them, at least in Japan. Nintendo announced the latest sequel in its party shooter series has already sold over 3 million copies in just three days there, making Splatoon 3‘s launch bigger than The Legend of Zelda: Breath of … Read more

Splatoon 3 amiibo Unlocks And Rewards – Full List

Splatoon 3 amiibo Unlocks And Rewards - Full List

Picture: Nintendo Life/Alex Olney If you’ve got your hands on a copy of the excellent Splatoon 3, you might be aware that there’s a whole host of previously released amiibo that are compatible with the game. This includes the original amiibo released with the original Wii U Splatoonas well as the shiner, newer amiibo released … Read more

Poll: Splatoon Switch OLED Vs. Pokémon Switch OLED – Which Do You Prefer?

Poll: Splatoon Switch OLED Vs. Pokémon Switch OLED - Which Do You Prefer?

Picture: Nintendo Life With the launch of Splatoon 3 (that’s todayby the way!) and Pokémon Scarlet and Violet on November 18th, Nintendo is celebrating both games with their very own Nintendo Switch: OLED Model designs. While we love both designs in their own way, we at Nintendo Life most definitely have our preferences, and we … Read more

Soapbox: Splatoon 3’s Midnight Launch Felt A Bit Different

Soapbox: Splatoon 3's Midnight Launch Felt A Bit Different

Picture: Nintendo Life/James Mielke Ah, the venerable midnight launch. The once-expected tradition of camping out for midnight game launches — so timed as to technically adhere to official game street dates while still capitalizing on gamer obsessions and enthusiasm — is, at least in New York City, on the verge of extinction thanks to numerous … Read more

Nintendo Suffers Another Massive Blow With Splatoon 3 Leak

Nintendo Suffers Another Massive Blow With Splatoon 3 Leak

Image: nintendo As appears to be ever-more frequently the case, Nintendo has seen another of its first-party games leaked all over the internet almost a week before release. This time it’s Splatoon 3tea much-hyped threequal to the company’s pet project, which is already in some players’ hands ahead of its September 9 release date. It’s … Read more

Nintendo Bans Splatoon 3 Cheaters Before The Game Is Even Out

Nintendo Bans Splatoon 3 Cheaters Before The Game Is Even Out

Nintendo summoning the almighty ban hammer.screenshot: Nintendo / Kotaku Splatoon 3 fans were treated to a nice surprise this past weekend when Nintendo staged a special Splatfest event before the game’s official release. This gave folks a chance to download and play a demo of the colorful shooter ahead of its September 9 release date. … Read more

Random: Splatoon 3’s Shiver Appears To Be Nintendo’s First Major Non-Binary Character

Random: Splatoon 3's Shiver Appears To Be Nintendo's First Major Non-Binary Character

Picture: Nintendo Tea Splatoon series is widely considered amongst fans to be one of the coolest franchises in Nintendo’s line-up, showcasing style and modern sensibilities that other IP in its catalog has nary even touched upon. With Splatoon 3, however, it seems Nintendo may have taken a bigger step in the direction of diversity and … Read more