More Splatoon Tournament Postponements

Nintendo have announced that the 5th Splatoon Koshien Spring Online Tournament “Representative Tournament” which was scheduled to be held on April 4, 2020, has been postponed due to health and safety concerns from the coronavirus pandemic. A new announcement will be made in the near future. More details can be found on the official website.

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Splatoon 2 Online Tournament This Weekend

Nintendo have confirmed that the 5th Splatoon Koshien Spring Online Tournament qualifying league match will go ahead tomorrow (March 28, 2020) from 19:00~21:00 JST. This will be players’ last chance to make the National Finals. Please note that the Online Tournament is only open to residents of Japan. More details can be found on the official website.

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Ring Fit Adventure – Free Content Update 

Nintendo have updated the Ring Fit Adventure game to Version 1.2.0 adding songs from Super Mario Odyssey, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Splatoon 2, and more. The update also adds a new Rhythm Game mode, an option to switch to a female voice and to change the language of the in-game voice, and more. Nintendo Direct mini trailer and full patch notes added below…

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Splatoon 2 Koshien Tokai Cancelled

Nintendo have cancelled the Tokai Region leg of the 5th Splatoon Koshien due to be held on March 20-21, 2020 due to the coronavirus outbreak. Nintendo are monitoring the situation before deciding on whether the National Finals, due to be held in April, will go ahead. More video game related news added below…

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Splatoon 2 Koshien Results

GGBoyZ won DAY1 of the Kanto Region Tournament in the 5th Splatoon Koshien. Tournament video added below. DAY2 results and video to follow! Edit: Dongurizu win DAY2 of the Kanto Region Tournament. The next qualifier is the Tokai Region Tournament on March 20-21, 2020.

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Off the Hook figma Announced

The Good Smile Company has announced that Off the Hook figma will be “coming soon” featuring Pearl and Marina. We haven’t got a release window yet but will keep you posted! In the meantime – you can order Off the Hook plushies here – use the code JPNINTENDO for 5% off. Other new announcements include Homura and Hikari figma (Xenoblade Chronicles 2), Ryza Nendoroid (Atelier Ryza), Hero Nendoroid (Dragon Quest XI), and Bayonetta Nendoroid. More pictures added below…

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Splatoon 2 Koshien Results

In results from today’s Winter Online Tournament on Splatoon 2‘s 5th Splatoon Koshien: たぴおかよもぎ (literally translates to “Tapioca Yomogi Ice”) won! Next weekend is the Kanto Region Tournament. Video added below.

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Splatoon 2 Updated

Nintendo have updated Splatoon 2 to Version 5.1.0 with a number of changes to the performance of several main and special weapons, plus numerous bug fixes. A further update is also planned for late April 2020. Full patch notes added below…

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