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. READ: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Review (BUY/WAIT/AVOID?)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 READ: Nintendo Switch Hardware Review (BUY/WAIT/AVOID?)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 New Update for The Other 99 Increases Difficulty & Improves Performance No Comments | Feb 26, 2017 There’s An Awesome Speed Run Cup Event Taking Place On Friday No Comments | Nov 22, 2017 Resident Evil 2 Remake features all new voice cast No Comments | Jun 24, 2017 The Uncharted franchise has sold 41.7 million copies No Comments | Dec 10, 2017 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 Add a Comment Cancel reply Easily login with any of the below accounts: Your email address will not be published.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.