Splatoon 2 Features

The 25 Best Nintendo Switch Games

Our rotating list of the best games on Switch, now updated for the Nintendo Switch Lite release!

Where Nintendo Switch Online Has Gone Wrong

The reasons Nintendo's online service is flaccid, and what it can do to pump things up.

The Final Splatfest May Be Over, But Splatoon 2 Players Aren't Ready To Say Goodbye

How Splatoon lives on is in the community's hands now.

Splatoon 2 Players Are Dressing Up For The End Of The World

We're near the end of Splatoon 2's updates and events, but it's going out in style.

A Yakuza JRPG and Our Other Favorite Video Game April Fools Jokes From Today

Here are the good gags from this year's April Fool's.

Splatoon 2's Octo Expansion is Kicking My Ass

Insert dumb Dark Souls joke here.

Splatoon 2's Octo Expansion is Channeling Breath of the Wild's Shrine Puzzle Design

Splatoon 2's first expansion adds complexity and challenge to its single-player offerings.

The Joys of Watching Friends Play Games

From Bloodborne to PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, sometimes video games are better spent watching a loved one play than playing yourself.

USgamer's Top 20 Games of the Year 2017: #20-#16

It's Day One of our Top 20 games of the year countdown, happening all week long!

The Best Games of 2017 to Play While Listening to Podcasts

There's never been a better time for absentminded gaming.

Splatoon 2's New Clam Blitz Mode Is Probably the Closest I'll Ever Get to Understanding Football

Nothing like splattin' the ol' pigskin around.

Splatoon 2 Is Finally Starting to Feel Like an Actual Sequel

With version 2.0, Splatoon 2 starts feeling less like Splatoon 1.5.

USgamer Lunch Hour: Splatoon 2 [Done!]

We dive into the new update for Splatoon 2!

The USgamer Podcast: Hellblade, Mega Man Legacy Collection 2, and Permadeath

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 Community Question: What Multiplayer Game are You Best At?

USgamer's Friday Community Question is back, baby! This week: What multiplayer game is your bread and butter?

This Splatoon 2 Reddit Thread About Furries Is Surprisingly Civil

A community grapples with furries and discovers a healthy discourse.

The USgamer Podcast Returns!

PODCAST | Join Kat, Caty, Nadia, and Mike as they embark on a new weekly podcasting adventure.

A Fashion Guide: The Real-Life Styles Behind Splatoon 2

Are those semi-affordable Yeezys I see?

USgamer Lunch Hour: Splatoon 2 [Done!]

Join us as we stream Splatoon 2 together!

The Wii U's Wild Miiverse Lives on in Splatoon 2's Fresh Ecosystem

Some players are even sorta cheating with photo-realistic tracings.

Splat! A Splatoon-Inspired Playlist

With Splatoon 2 on the horizon, we made a Splatoon-inspired playlist for you to enjoy.

Splatoon 2's Single-Player Campaign Keeps the Stakes Grounded

UNPREDICTABLE | Caty plays a bit of Splatoon 2's single-player campaign and watches Spider-Man: Homecoming, the best Marvel movie maybe ever.

The Internet Falls on Its Knees in Worship of Splatoon 2's New Pop Idols

Splatoon's fandom loves Pearl and Marina. Especially Marina.

E3 2017 Preview: The 10 Biggest Games to Watch For

From God of War to Super Mario Odyssey, these are the most essential games of E3 2017.

Arms is the Latest Conquest in Nintendo's Path to Make the Most Stylish Characters in Games

Twintelle set the world on fire, and all she needed was a tight pair of leggings and extremely cool hair.

Nintendo E3 2017 Preview: What We're Going to See, and What We Want to See

What's Nintendo got up its sleeve for E3 2017? We've got a few ideas -- and a sizable wish list.

Splatoon 2's Squid Sisters Stories Is Some Tragically Effective Viral Marketing

Turns out watching a break-up between invertebrates isn't much different from watching a human relationship crumble away.

Nintendo Direct News, No NES Classic Edition for You, and the Rest of This Week's Headlines

ENDING CREDITS | Taking a look a back at this week's headlines and everything else you might have missed on USgamer.

Inklings Freelance Too! (And More Takeaways From the Nintendo Direct)

Splatoon 2 reimagines the stressful world of freelancing as a PvE mode.

Starting Screen | Starting Screen: After This Weekend, Splatoon Already Has One New Fan (Me)

Discovering one of the Wii U's gems on the Switch. Plus: Destiny 2, StarCraft HD, and more obscure RPGs.

Um, Why There Are Pigeons in Splatoon 2?

Birds swarming the new maps of Splatoon 2 gives way to the question: is the Mollusc Era in Splatoon in danger?

Smashin' Squids: Is Nintendo Planning to Give eSports a Sporting Chance on the Switch?

Nintendo might be getting serious about eSports with the Switch, but it has to go all-in to make it work.

Splatoon 2: Here's What's New

The Inklings' struggle on the Nintendo Switch looks much like it did on the Wii U, but sometimes war DOES change.