Splatoon 2 – Version 5.3.0 coming August 19th

Splatoon 2 – Version 5.3.0 coming August 19th

Nintendo stated that Version 5.3.0 is set to arrive on Wednesday 19th August. The update will adjust the colourful shooters balance along with bug fixes.

A Splatfest, Chicken vs Egg, will commence on 21st August at 3pm PT /11pm BST. 

Latest minor Splatoon 2 updates

  • Ver. 5.2.2 (Released June 30, 2020)
    • Changes to Multiplayer
      • Made it so players are unable to dive into ink on a wall and move along an unintended path in the time between using a Booyah Bomb and returning to the ground.
      • Fixed an issue in Starfish Mainstage in which players could invade the opposing team’s base if they jumped at the right time on top of a certain part of chain-link fencing.
  • Ver. 5.2.1 (Released June 15, 2020)
    • Changes to Multiplayer
      • Fixed an issue where if the player had Dualie-type weapons equipped, they could travel farther in the air than intended when dodge-rolling, as the result of a certain combination of movements.
      • Fixed an issue where the player could land in a different location than intended if they activated a Booyah Bomb and then quickly ended the effect.