Entries in 'Splatoon' (6)

Splatoon director says voice chat omission was a design choice

Splatoon director says voice chat omission was a design choice

Upcoming Wii U multiplayer shooter Splatoon is missing a key feature common the genre deliberately, its co-director has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 10th 2015 at 9:01AM in News
Nintendo dates Splatoon, Fatal Frame and Fire Emblem

Nintendo dates Splatoon, Fatal Frame and Fire Emblem

Three of Nintendo’s upcoming titles have been given release dates – varying from the firm to the vague.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 2nd 2015 at 3:31PM in News
Splatoon due Q2 2015 while Kirby's Wii U game gets a new name

Splatoon due Q2 2015 while Kirby's Wii U game gets a new name

Nintendo has issued a slightly more definitive release date for one Wii U game and confirmed a new title for another.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 6th 2014 at 3:05PM in News
OPINION: Would it really have mattered if Splatoon was a Mario game?

OPINION: Would it really have mattered if Splatoon was a Mario game?

New IP does not necessarily mean new ideas, argues MCV editor Christopher Dring

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Sep 12th 2014 at 10:31AM in News

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Splatoon was nearly a Mario game

Splatoon was nearly a Mario game

Nintendo legend Shigeru Miyamoto said the firm almost turned Splatoon into a Mario game.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 28th 2014 at 9:38AM in News
NINTENDO: Online shooter Splatoon revealed for Wii U

NINTENDO: Online shooter Splatoon revealed for Wii U

The 8-player online paint ‘em up is coming to Wii U next year.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Jun 10th 2014 at 5:47PM in News