Splatoon 3’s Katana Turns My Squid Into A Ninja, And It Rules

Strike a pose before painting foes.Image: Nintendo Splatoon 3 is filled with an assortment of colorful weaponry. From guns that look like pencil sharpeners that paint buckets in the shape of bathtubs, Nintendo’s ink ’em up has no shortage of personality, especially when it comes to your choice of paint-splattering equipment. But despite all the … Read more

Splatoon 3’s Terrible Online Is Inexcusable Now, Nintendo

Screenshot: Nintendo Be gentle with me, I’ve been in purgatory. By which I mean, I’ve been playing a lot of Splatoon 3 multiplayer lately, and having unlocked level 10, the ink shooter finally let me glide my way into its quirky ranked modes. Anarchy Battles, as these competitive modes are called, are a good time—if … Read more

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 quickly become … Read more

Splatoon 3 amiibo Unlocks And Rewards – Full List

Image: 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 Wii U original Splatoonas well as the shinier, newer … Read more

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

Image: 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 … Read more