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 New Uncharted: The Lost Legacy Concept Art Is Stunning No Comments | Mar 16, 2017 Rarest Pokemon Card Set To Sell For $50,000 No Comments | Oct 29, 2016 EA Pay Respects To Airplane Crash Victims No Comments | Nov 30, 2016 PlayStation VR Coming To An Arcade Near You No Comments | Apr 5, 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 Add a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.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.