Glitches are commonplace in modern games due to their size and complexity, and Splatoon has seen its fair share of bugs which have subsequently been busted by patches.
However, it looks like the last patch introduced a glitch of its own. Players are discovering that in certain situations their character can become invisible to their rivals, giving them an obvious tactical advantage.
Nintendo has moved quickly to nuke this issue - version 2.10.0 (9MB in size) is available now:
Fixes a bug where it could appear as if players are floating in space off the stage, though actually they are on the stage.
Here's the glitch in action:
Have you discovered this issue yourself yet, or have you witnessed another player suddenly vanishing from view? Let us know with a comment.