Splatoon - Timeline

Tuesday17th Nov 2020

Wednesday11th Nov 2020

Thursday8th Oct 2020

Tuesday6th Oct 2020

Thursday17th Sep 2020

Friday11th Sep 2020

Thursday3rd Sep 2020

Tuesday18th Aug 2020

  • News Splatoon 2 Version 5.3.0 Update Patch Notes

    More weapon adjustments

    Ahead of the chicken verse egg Splatfest this weekend, Nintendo has released a new update for its popular online team-based squid shooter, Splatoon 2. It primarily changes the specifications for some of the main weapons. The patch notes mention how the development team has been observing the changes in weapon choice since it...

Monday17th Aug 2020

Tuesday21st Jul 2020

Tuesday7th Jul 2020

Thursday2nd Jul 2020

  • News Splatoon 2 Version 5.2.2 Update Patch Notes

    More changes and fixes to multiplayer

    Nintendo might have officially stopped supporting Splatoon 2 with regular Splatfest, but it's still updating the game on a regular basis. The popular squid shooter has already received three updates this year, and now to add to this, it's received a fourth. Below are the full details, according to the official...

Wednesday1st Jul 2020

Thursday25th Jun 2020

Wednesday17th Jun 2020

  • News Splatoon 2 Version 5.2.1 Update Patch Notes

    Contains a few multiplayer fixes

    Splatoon 2 might not get quite as much love as certain other first-party Switch titles nowadays, but Nintendo still is releasing some minor updates for it, fixing bugs and adjusting the game balance. The latest one - Version 5.2.1 - was actually released earlier this week. Below are the full details, according to...

Tuesday2nd Jun 2020

Friday29th May 2020

Wednesday29th Apr 2020

Thursday16th Apr 2020

  • News Splatoon 2 Version 5.2.0 Update Patch Notes

    Everything that's new and different

    Nintendo has revealed that Splatoon 2's next update will arrive next week, with changes set to go live from 22nd April. The update, which was seemingly accidentally mentioned by Nintendo on social media ahead of time last week, will be distributed at 10am on 22nd April in Japan (so that's 2am BST / 3am CEST in...

Thursday26th Mar 2020

Saturday11th Jan 2020

  • Feature Game Of The Decade Staff Picks - Splatoon


    Following on from our reader-voted Top 50 Games of the Decade, Nintendo Life staff members will be picking their personal favourite Nintendo games between the years 2010-2019. Today, Alex recalls the growing pains of his first major step into his career, and how one squid and/or kid-based shooter made all the difference... “These controls...

Monday6th Jan 2020

Friday3rd Jan 2020

Tuesday24th Dec 2019

Friday15th Nov 2019

Monday14th Oct 2019

Thursday19th Sep 2019

Friday6th Sep 2019

Wednesday31st Jul 2019

Tuesday9th Jul 2019