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A 2017 third-person shooter developed by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch. It is the sequel to the first game titled Splatoon.

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What is an easy way to get money in Splatoon 2?

I feel it takes me too long to grind up money in splatoon 2. I'm currently trying to get all weapons and gear. (Mainly weapons) I often use tickets and go to grizzco but is there something better? ...
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Can I change what Agent 3 looks like?

After collecting three thangs in the Octo Expansion, Captain Cuttlefish draws a “missing” poster of Agent 3 to determine their gender, skin color, and eye color. I wanted to make Agent 3 look like my ...
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Is there a way to obtain old Salmon Run clothing?

I’ve been playing a lot of salmon run lately. I started playing a few months ago and didn’t know about Salmon run till now. I’ve seen many people that have the old prizes from salmon run and I would ...
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How do I get Pearl to take money from her dad?

I have run out of CQ points on the octo expansion. I can't figure out how to get Pearl to take money from her dad so I can get more points. What am I missing?
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Transferable DLC between accounts, and regions?

I own a physical release of Splatoon 2 on my Nintendo switch. The cartridge is European but I am playing the game on an American account. I wish to buy the octo expansion. My main concern is this: 1)...
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What happens if you run out of CQ points to pay test fees?

In Splatoon 2 Octo Expansion, it so far costs at least 100 CQ points to enter a level with 3 lives. You gain some throughout the level, and get a bonus at the end, but what happens if you completely ...
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What are league battles in Splatoon 2? [duplicate]

I've been playing Splatoon 2 on my Nintendo Switch quite a bit the past couple of weeks. My friend also has Splatoon 2, and I want to do some League Battles with him. I understand that you have to be ...
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Does difficulty of Salmon Run scale up beyond Profreshional rank?

I noticed that after the profreshional rank, the rank points are rounded down to the nearest 100 between salmon runs. Is the difficulty of Salmon Run stratified into Profreshional 0-99, 100-199, ...
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Does Sub Power Up affect Special Bomb Launcher?

According to Splatoon wikia, Special Power Up improves the performance of special weapons, and for Bomb Launchers it only says: Increases duration So, knowing that Sub Power Up perk increases bomb ...
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Do players on the winning Splatfest team get more rewards?

Do you earn more rewards at the end of a Splatfest if you were on the winning team? For example, the last Splatfest was Chicken vs Egg. Would I have earned more rewards if I had sided with the ...
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In Salmon Run, if you die during the final wave after meeting the egg quota, does it count as a loss?

When playing Salmon Run, each wave has a minimum egg quota that must be met in order to move on to the next wave. Failing to meet the quota results in a loss. What happens if a team meets the egg ...
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Do you travel faster on Inkrails while in squid form?

On certain maps in singleplayer and multiplayer, there are Inkrails you can grind on in either squid form or human form. Do you travel faster on Inkrails while in squid form? If not, is there some ...
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Salmon Run Weapons are Green Question Marks

For the next Salmon Run shift, 2/17 3:00 a.m. to 2/18 3:00 p.m., there are only green question marks instead of weapons. What does this mean? Are these random weapons or are they just hidden?
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What is Splatfest?

I've been playing Splatoon 2 and while I was watching Off The Hook, they were saying stuff about something called "Splatfest." I know nothing about it. I have picked my team, but I still don't get ...
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When is it possible to play the Salmon Run on online mode?

I recently started playing splatoon 2 and from my research discovered that some itens can only be gotten by playing the Salmon Runs. Unfortunetly I do not have any local friends to play with. This ...
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How do you get +150% experience tickets?

Or +100% tickets, for that matter! I don't think I've gotten one in the single player mode. Still, even if they are there, there should be another way to get them, right? Since those don't respawn. (...
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How do you unlock the full set of amiibo power armor?

I have the amiibo, but I only have the head piece, when I scan it. I used the squid, blue ink boy, and orange ink girl when I was lvl 10. I'm lvl 11 now, and I tried to claim my gear, but it would ...
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Does Sub Power Up affect clams?

In Clam Blitz you can throw clams with the L button and it shows a line that looks similar to the line when you throw a bomb, so does Sub Power Up affect throwing clams?
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Using a mouse and keyboard with Splatoon 2; Banable offence?

Is it a banable offence to use a mouse and keyboard. It is possible; you can see a demo here:
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Do Grillers have a set amount of Smallfry?

In the Griller wave of Salmon Run, a bunch of Smallfry run underneath the Griller enemy itself. Is there a set amount of Smallfry that come with the Griller, or are more Smallfry generated by the ...
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How do I play “Splattack!” in Squid beats 2?

Before I watched playing Splattack in Squid beats 2, but I thought it doesn't exit in Squid beats 2. How do I play it? (I'm a Japanese player, so if the gamemode's name is incorrect, please edit ...
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Do people influence how fast the tower goes?

Playing tower control you have to stand on a tower to get into the enemy base. Some people stay on the tower and the other go forward and splat people. When someone else is on the tower I usually go ...
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What will happen if you complete a stamp card in Splatoon 2?

Within the local play area called the shoal in Splatoon 2, you can play with local players. I have seen a stamp card where you can collect stamps on but How to collect them and what will happen if ...
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Hiding as a Ninja Squid

I'm playing as a ninja squid, but for some reason some people still see me while hiding in ink. Is it possible to see a ninja squid hiding with normal weapons?
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What are the damage recovery mechanics in Splatoon 2?

Sometimes you take damage but it is not enough to splat you. I get the impression that swimming in your own ink helps remove the damage, but I don't know anything specific about damage recovery, such ...
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What is the difference between Ranked and League mode?

I just got Splatoon 2 and it is very fun! I'm very interested in the ranked and league modes, can someone explain to me what the difference between these two modes?
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How do you roll dodge with the dual Guns?

I have seen people roll on the floor left or right to dodge attacks with the dual guns. How do you do that?
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Does paint on the walls count?

In turf war, does paint on the walls (vertical planes) count, or does only the paint visible from the bird eye (horizontal planes) view count in the final scores?
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Do Salmon Run matches change difficulty when players drop?

I was recently doing a Salmon Run where a player disconnected early on during the match. Shortly after, my team was overrun, which I didn't find too surprising. What I did find surprising though was ...
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Is there any way to skip “Off The Hook”

In Splatoon 2 when you start up the game from the home screen it will always take you to the in game TV show "Off The Hook". It forces you to watch the entire thing. Even worse, if you open it back on ...
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When playing Salmon Run with friends, whose paygrade is taken as difficulty?

When doing Salmon Run with friends, whose paygrade is taken as difficulty? For instance, if in my party I have a 100% just got into it member, and a profreshional that has a paygrade of over 200%, ...
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Is Marina an Octoling? If so, how can she be part of Inkling society?

Marina has all the Octoling features in her hair, but if I can remember right, Octoling and Inklings are not supposed to be friendly to each other and have been at war for as long as history can ...
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How do I replay the tutorial in Splatoon 2?

Recently I had a friend who wanted to try my copy of Splatoon 2. This was their first time playing and they were having trouble learning how to play. Is it possible to replay the opening tutorial? Or ...
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What is the power level in ranked?

In the bottom left of every start of a ranked match its written 8-squid [gamemode] power Power level : xxxx What is that power level referring to? Does it impact the match in any way?
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What is the max pay grade?

What is the max % bonus on your Pay in Salmon Run? You go up in that every time you win a run, but is there a roof on that somewhere?
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How is your pay decided?

In Salmon Run, How is it decided how much P you get (to get the bonuses)? We see the operation at the end that it's a P x Paygrade = Bonus Progression. But how is that P decided? I think it's golden ...
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What are the different events that can happen on a Salmon Run Map?

Started Salmon Run today, and in some rounds, the map change or there is an event of some kind. There seem to be a lower tide version (where you fight on the beach of the map), a higher tide version (...
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Do the Salmon Run enemies get harder with each round?

Under the same conditions (without events), are enemies harder in round 3 than in round 1? Do enemies in round 3 take a few more hits? Are there more enemy bosses? Or are different rounds (excluding ...
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Does ink armor stack?

Let's say I have two teammates, one with the Splattershot Jr. and one with the N-Zap '85. They both use ink armor around the same time - do I have double the protection for the short duration it ...
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Which are the rewards I can get from SalmonRun?

I don't have enough time play and take max profit of all game modes, so I would like to know what are the rewards I can get from salmon run (and an approximate idea of what takes to get them)
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Is there a reward for beating levels with every weapon in Splatoon 2?

Each level in Splatoon 2's campaign has a checklist for which weapons you've beaten it with. Finishing this checklist requires completing every level in Splatoon 2's single player at least 9 times. ...
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Does the streak mechanic still offer rewards?

In splatoon 1, there was a streak mechanic, where after a few games, your streak would go up, and you could cash in your streak once per day by talking to the cat right outside the tower. The streak ...
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How does gear improvement work?

So in splatoon 2 there are different kind of 'armors', those being classified by stars (1 star, 2 stars, 3 stars). Each of these stars grants to the item one more random perk (or this is what I guess ...
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How do I disable hint arrows in Splatoon 2?

Sometimes in Splatoon 2's single player campaign when the game thinks I'm taking too long to progress it will play a pinging noise with flashing arrows telling me where I need to go (This is easily ...
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Does paint in midair when the match ends still count?

When the game ends, does paint still in midair and grenades that haven't exploded still count? That is, does throwing a grenade at the last second give you a little bit more turf?
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Are there any rewards for Splatoon 2's rhythm game?

Splatoon 2 includes a hidden Rhythm Minigame/Sound Test mode accessible in Inkopolis Plaza. It includes 42 playable songs, each completable on Normal and Hard difficulty. Aside from the gold and ...
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How do I find out who won the latest Splatfest?

Ketchup obviously won the latest Splatoon 2 Splatfest, but I just need to double check 😉. Where do I look up ketchup's obvious victory?
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Can matches in Splatoon 2 end in a tie?

In the original Splatoon, it was impossible for matches to end in a tie. If both teams covered the same amount of ground, Judd would randomly pick one of the two teams as the winner. Does this still ...
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How do I view my favorited posts in Splatoon 2?

In Splatoon 1, favorited in-game drawings seen in Inkopolis Plaza were linked to Miiverse, meaning I could view any favorited post by checking my Miiverse profile. Splatoon 2 also has in-game ...
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How do I upgrade weapons in single player?

I remember being able to upgrade my weapon in the single-player mode Octo Valley using the eggs that you find in the levels. But after playing a couple levels and gathering a few hundred eggs, I don'...