Some amazing Nintendo characters have surfaced in the past ten years alone. Which one takes the top spot?
Almost a year after the Splatfests ended.
Our rotating list of the best games on Switch, now updated for the start of 2020!
Let some online competition vroom-vroom your winter blues away.
Smash benefits from healthy ongoing support, but where is the love for the rest of Nintendo's games?
The reasons Nintendo's online service is flaccid, and what it can do to pump things up.
How Splatoon lives on is in the community's hands now.
We're near the end of Splatoon 2's updates and events, but it's going out in style.
Satoru Iwata's popular feature will be the basis of a new book.
The festivals are coming to an end with one last climactic battle.
Here are the good gags from this year's April Fool's.
Well this news is just Smashing.
If you're curious about Splatoon 2, this is a great week to surrender your bones.
What the heck is that mascot supposed to be?
Hey now, your soul is ashes.
Inkopolis Square is also now overrun with pleads for Nintendo to add anti-cheating measures.
The duo has look inspired by their Octo Expansion looks.
It'll be available in the evening specifically for North America.
Splatoon 2's first expansion adds complexity and challenge to its single-player offerings.
Like a Lakitu that keeps your save files backed up.
Pearl and Marina have a certain look to them.
There was a lot shown during Nintendo's 30 minute presentation.
Splatoon 2 is getting its very first expansion this Summer.
All dates and times for Nintendo's planned maintenance, and how it will impact you.
How many gallons of paint have been spilled in the name of turf wars? Someone do the math.
Pearl and Marina see what you do at night, and they judge you.
From Bloodborne to PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, sometimes video games are better spent watching a loved one play than playing yourself.
Just in time for the latest Splatfest.
You'll be able to pick up the Neon Green and Pink Joy-Cons soon.
It's Day One of our Top 20 games of the year countdown, happening all week long!
There's never been a better time for absentminded gaming.
Nothing like splattin' the ol' pigskin around.
With version 2.0, Splatoon 2 starts feeling less like Splatoon 1.5.
The update includes new maps, fresh gear, and the ability to finally swap your load-out between matches! Bless.
Choose your poison: science fiction or fantasy?
Choose your poison: vampires or werewolves.
Get the Switch and one of the best games for it in one convenient package.
Nintendo just punched the social network's ticket. You're gonna die Miiverse, RIP.
A new special weapon and two new maps will be added to Splatoon 2 as free updates.
PODCAST | Join Kat, Caty, Nadia, and Mike as they talk the perks and pitfalls of permadeath, the grossness of the Mayo-inked Splatfest, the joys of Mega Man and Yakuza, plus more!
USgamer's Friday Community Question is back, baby! This week: What multiplayer game is your bread and butter?
A community grapples with furries and discovers a healthy discourse.
Mayonnaise or ketchup, it's serious business.
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Nintendo is making great money this quarter on the Nintendo Switch.
Some players are even sorta cheating with photo-realistic tracings.
The squid kids aren't alright.
The animated shorts will be based off the manga.
With Splatoon 2 on the horizon, we made a Splatoon-inspired playlist for you to enjoy.
UNPREDICTABLE | Caty plays a bit of Splatoon 2's single-player campaign and watches Spider-Man: Homecoming, the best Marvel movie maybe ever.
Splatoon's fandom loves Pearl and Marina. Especially Marina.
SplatNet 2 lets you play online with your friends.
From God of War to Super Mario Odyssey, these are the most essential games of E3 2017.
Twintelle set the world on fire, and all she needed was a tight pair of leggings and extremely cool hair.
What's Nintendo got up its sleeve for E3 2017? We've got a few ideas -- and a sizable wish list.
There is unspeakable horror there.
Turns out watching a break-up between invertebrates isn't much different from watching a human relationship crumble away.
Nintendo is still all-in on limiting our map choices, apparently.
There is something rotten in the city of Inkopoplis.
ENDING CREDITS | Taking a look a back at this week's headlines and everything else you might have missed on USgamer.
Splatoon 2 reimagines the stressful world of freelancing as a PvE mode.
We finally know when Splatoon 2's summer release will be.
Nintendo will be sharing more info about Splatoon 2 and Arms, and we'll be liveblogging in the process.
Here's how and when to watch the upcoming Nintendo Direct presentation for Splatoon 2 and Arms, plus everything we know about the games so far.
Discovering one of the Wii U's gems on the Switch. Plus: Destiny 2, StarCraft HD, and more obscure RPGs.
Birds swarming the new maps of Splatoon 2 gives way to the question: is the Mollusc Era in Splatoon in danger?
Splatoon 2's hosting a free Global Testfire throughout the weekend, and here's how to play it.
If you're looking for something to play on your Switch, Nintendo has something for you.
Nintendo might be getting serious about eSports with the Switch, but it has to go all-in to make it work.
In a press release for Splatoon 2, Nintendo talk briefly about the mysterious smartphone app.
New Switch owners will have a taste of Nintendo's squiddy shooter sequel.
In the bright world of the Inklings, there is only war and pop music.
The Inklings' struggle on the Nintendo Switch looks much like it did on the Wii U, but sometimes war DOES change.