Splatoon 2 Will Have Spectator And Offline Tournament Modes John Santina | February 11, 2017 | News, Nintendo, Switch | No Comments Splatoon 2 was featured in the Nintendo Switch’s first trailer back in October 2016. Today, Nintendo has announced two features designed to enhance local play. First, Splatoon 2 will feature a new Spectator Mode, allowing up to two players to watch private matches from several angles, including an overhead view, a directed camera, and a player cam. The Spectator Mode trailer is below: Nintendo of America has also tweeted that Splatoon 2 LAN play will allow players to create local private battle tournaments, without needing an internet connection. In #Splatoon2 LAN Play allows you to create local Private Battle tournaments without needing an Internet connection. https://t.co/RgBPQ5iRLB pic.twitter.com/pdRl0PLQKS — Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) February 11, 2017 These offline tournaments take place by connecting up to ten docked Switch consoles together, totalling eight players and two spectators. This feature is in addition to the wireless local play, which lets undocked Switch consoles play together. Splatoon 2 is slated for release in 2017. Related Posts Wii U 4K Emulation Is Here (And It’s Stunning) No Comments | Jan 10, 2017 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered Adds 6 Maps And Female Fighters No Comments | Dec 13, 2016 PS4 Pro Suffering Huge TV Connection Failures No Comments | Nov 13, 2016 Ubisoft’s ‘SURPRISE’ Nintendo Switch Game No Comments | Nov 4, 2016 About The Author JohnSantina I'm a 30-year-old gamer, clinging onto the gamepad despite real life responsibilities trying to pull me kicking and screaming away. I created GrownGaming to meet other adult gamers. Nice to meet you. Add a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment:*Name:* Email Address:* Website: Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.