Nintendo covers new ground with messy colour in Splatoon - and creates one of its finest games in a generation in the process.


Splatoon 2 release date slated for July

New four-player PvE mode Salmon Run revealed.

Splatoon 2 announced, due summer

New maps, weapons and costumes.

Nintendo is giving away an NX

If you are really, really good at Splatoon.

Splatoon's final Splatfest asks the ultimate question

Super Callie goes ballistic, Marie is atrocious.

Miitomo adds Splatoon items next week

We had an inkling this was coming.

Two of Nintendo's biggest Wii U games get updates today

Key additions for Mario Maker, Splatoon.

Splatoon's final new map rolls out tomorrow

Months of free extras finally wrapping up.

Here's your first look at the new Splatoon update

New stage and gear due this weekend.

The Eurogamer podcast returns to debate the highs and lows of 2015

Live from EGX at 4pm. Plus Eurogamer plays Mario Maker at 3pm.

Splatoon's big August update raises level cap

New weapons, new matchmaking and new features all explained ahead of August 6 update.

Feature | Nintendo's bright future with Splatoon

And making sushi with Tsubasa Sakaguchi.

Now there's a Splatoon mod for Team Fortress 2

Nintendo's squid shooter has legs.

The best Wii U games: June 2015

UPDATED: Our picks from the quirky Nintendo console's small but enviable catalogue.

Wii U exclusive Splatoon fires past 1m sales worldwide

230k splash out for a copy in Europe.

Splatoon datamine discovers dozens of on-disc details

This week's new freebie is the Nova Blaster gun.

Splatoon adds another new weapon tomorrow

Splash-O-Matic! drops this weekend.

Splatoon has somehow been recreated in Minecraft

We had an inkling it would be popular.

Splatoon ties end in seemingly arbitrary wins

Deserve's got nothing to do with it.

Splatoon is Wii U's fastest-selling new franchise in UK

But not enough to topple The Witcher 3.

Splatoon stock swiped in Nintendo lorry heist

GAME's entire Special Edition shipment, with its Squid Amiibo, gone.

Pre-order Splatoon at GAME, get exclusive Inkling beanie

Splatoon-focused Nintendo Direct next week.

The Wii U games confirmed for release in 2015

Triforce yourself to forget Zelda's delay.

Digital Foundry | Tech Analysis: Splatoon

Digital Foundry's initial impressions on Nintendo's brand new shooter.

Feature | Nintendo might be making the most exciting online shooter in years

An afternoon with Splatoon's single-player and multiplayer reveals a real delight.

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker and Code Name: STEAM get new release dates

Hyrule Warriors Amiibo support detailed, Splatoon single-player shown off.

EGX | Nintendo brings huge line-up to EGX London

Plus all sorts of tournaments, competitions and discounts.

Nintendo seriously considered having Splatoon star Mario

"There were heated debates over who the main player character should be."

Video | Video: See how Splatoon works

A quick play of Nintendo's colourful, messy shooter.