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Nintendo held a Splatoon and Art Academy drawing contest, here are the winners

Nintendo held a Splatoon and Art Academy drawing contest, here are the winners

Joey Davidson

All you have to do is fire up Splatoon and take a little stroll around Inkopolis to see that the game inspires a lot of art. Most of it involves Squidward from Spongebog Squarepants, but I digress. The Wii U’s GamePad attracts artists. Splatoon, it appears, also attracts artists. Why not get them going in Nintendo’s Art Academy title on Miiverse with a Splatoon-themed contest. That’s...

Splatoon getting "massive" free update in August - New modes, gear and weapons

Splatoon getting "massive" free update in August - New modes, gear and weapons

Joey Davidson

On August 5, Nintendo is set to let loose a ton of free content for Splatoon. Good thing, too, because I haven’t played the game in a few weeks. I imagine a few others in the fanbase would say the same thing. The content is actually pretty promising. We’ll see an increased level cap, more than 40 new pieces of gear, new weapon types and, my favorite, two new matchmaking modes. The new...