About the game
Developed and published in 2017 by Nintendo, Splatoon 2 builds and improves on the predecessor's third-person shooter formula of joyful, whimsical, paint-driven battle between Inklings and Octolings.
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Nintendo Switch is all-time the best selling console over the first year in the US
Nintendo Switch is continuing its sales stampede. After breaking the record for best selling console ever in the first 10 months of its release, it has repeated the same feat in the first year after release category.
Nintendo adjusts the sales forecast for the Switch by 4 million units
Nintendo's reports for the second fiscal quarter of 2017 have been released. Nintendo revised their 10 million units projection for Switch hardware and bumped it up to 14 million. The 3DS family fared well thanks to the New 2DSXL, selling 1.96m units worldwide.
Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy still owns the UK charts
Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy is still going strong. In the top 10, the Bandicoot is followed by Fallout 4. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and Forza Horizon 3 have both found their ways back into the top 10.
N.Sane Trilogy still on top of the UK sales charts
N.Sane Trilogy topped the UK sales chart again this week. The list's mainstays such as GTA V and Fifa 17 are still among the top 10. Miitopia dropped down to number eight.
Review: Splatoon 2
Splatoon 2 is now available for the Nintendo Switch. In a world of Call of Duty and Battlefield, can a third person shooter succeed? Also, is this a game that utilises the new console or just a standard sequel? Read on or watch our video review to see what we had to say.
Splatoon vs Splatoon 2 graphics comparison
In our latest graphics comparison video, we take a look at the visual differences of Wii U's Splatoon and its Nintendo Switch sequel. Watch our video to see these differences in action.
N.Sane Trilogy tops UK retail charts, just ahead of Splatoon 2
Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy has beaten Splatoon 2 to the top of this week's UK retail charts only by a few hundred copies. This means that there are 3 Nintendo games in the top 10 for this week.
There will be no game cards in the boxed version of Splatoon 2
Spaltoon 2 will be available in three different boxed versions. A traditional boxed version that includes a game card, a digital card option, and the new solution which will be a physical box with a code inside. All versions will have the same price-tag.
The Splatoon 2 Global Testfire starts today
Global testfire for the upcoming Switch title Splatoon 2 starts today.
Switch smartphone app details
Splatoon 2 will be compatible with the Nintendo Switch app for smartphones