Splatoon is a Action-Adventure video game developed by Ubisoft Montpellier and published by Ubisoft for the Nintendo GameCube, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS, Xbox, Xbox 360, PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3 and Nintendo Wii, which was released worldwide in May 24, 2006, then PlayStation 3 on November 17 and Then Nintendo Wii on November 19.

A sequel was released on May 15, 2016. witch is the requirements for Kinect and PlayStation move for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.


The game was based on the 2006 film, Emma and her friend Louis along-side Louis Family are to defeat Octo-Emma and DJ Octavio and she was attempting to replace Upgrades from Armor Knights and Replacing Inklings into robots, Can Emma save the world and save all Inkling-Kind.


Console versions
Emma Inkton controls Xbox/X360 PS2/PS3 PC GCN Wii
Jump A X Space A A
Attack X Square Left Click X Swipe Wii Remote
Move Left Stick Left Analog Stick W


Left Stick Control Stick
Aim L/LT L2 Shift L Z
Double Jump A + A X + X Space + Space A + A A + A
Inventory Down D Pad Down D pad Enter Start/Pause 1
Move Camera Right Stick Right Stick Right Click C Stick B + Point Wii Remote
Reset Camera White/LB L1 Tab Z C
Shoot scrap gun R/RT R2 R R B
grab B Circle Z B -
Pause menu start Start Escape Start/pause +
Handheld versions
Emma Inkton controls GBA NDS PSP
Jump A B X
Move Camera L + R L + R Right Stick
Attack B A Square
Sprint D-pad + L D-Pad L Left Stick R1
Pause Start Start Start
Move Character D-Pad D-Pad D-pad/Left stick
Double Jump A + A B + B X + X


Splatoon was announced at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in May 2005 at the Ubisoft Booth.

A demo version of the game was playable for both Xbox 360 and Steam on May 13, 2006

The 7th and 6th Generation and handheld version of Splatoon was released in North America on May 24, 2006.

The PlayStation 3 version was released in North America on November 17, 2006 as an the PlayStation 3 launch title and Nintendo Wii was released on November 19, 2006 as an Wii launch title.


The Demo version of Splatoon was playable at E3 2005 in the Ubisoft Booth for only 1 level titled entering the Lobby (the prototype of Sneaking the Lobby before was renamed in the final version) and was only playable on PlayStation 2, Nintendo GameCube and Xbox.

The Second demo of Splatoon was playable at the Tokyo Game Show (TGS) of 2005, The 2 playable levels of the TGS demo are Tutorial and Underground sewer (codename of 2 final version levels are, Welcome To Inkovile and Enter the Pipes) and was playable on Xbox 360 before Launches in 2005.

Splatoon had a third Demo on May 13, 2006 for both Xbox Marketplace and Steam and this demo included 3 demos that were named for the final version (Welcome to Inkovile, Wild Ride and Magnet chase)

The fourth demo of Splatoon was supposed to included with Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi 2 video game alongside with Sonic The Hedgehog (2006) Gears of War, Viva Piñata, Shantae Risky's Revolution (e3 2006 demo), Cars and Open Season, witch the Demo includes 2 levels (Rythen Level and Octo-Emma) for Xbox 360 and 5 demos for PS3 and Wii, but was cancelled and end up with Xbox Magazine Demo Disc for 2007

The fifth and final demo of Splatoon was included on the DVD and UMD releases of Splatoon, witch includes Racing with squid kart for the PSP and was available on PlayStation Network on April 14, 2007 and 4 vs 4 battle turf war for Xbox 360 PlayStation 2 and Windows, The Xbox 360 supports 12 achievements and was later made into an Xbox Live Arcade, Wiiware, PlayStation Network and Steam game in May 2007.

Technical issues

Symptomatic of early seventh generation console games, the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versions is only set up for HDTV, leaving the image on standard-definition TVs very dark and unsatisfactory for gameplay. As a result, Ubisoft recommended fans buy the Xbox, PlayStation 2 Gamecube, Windows or Wii versions until a fix for the problem was produced.  

Backwards Compatibility

The Xbox version was not backward compatible on Xbox 360, but the PlayStation 2 version was backwards compatible with the PlayStation 3. In June 2019, Microsoft and Sony added the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 and 2 versions to the Xbox One backwards compatible library and PlayStation Now services.


Splatoon's Gameplay looked like Robots video game and Ice age 2 the meltdown video game but with Inklings and Octolings, Some of the inklings or Octolings gameplay has an Ability to use Scrap-gun to shoot over Octo-Emma's Security Gaurds and others, there was 17 levels in the game, including 2 bonus Levels.


This game supports achievements for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 (even though PS3 games doesn't support trophies until July 2008) There are 40 achievements for 1000 gamerscores on Xbox 360.

Surprise Achievement

This is a surprise Achievement and worth 0 gamerscore

Achievement Name Unlock Gamerscore
Welcome Press Start

for the first time



The Story Levels achievements are worth 200 gamerscores.

Achievement Name Unlock Gamerscore
Inkling New bron Complete Level 1 10
Bon Appite Complete Level 2 10
Goodbye Complete Level 3 10
New in the city Complete Level 4 10
Whoaaa Complete Level 5 10
Up there Complete Level 6 10
A New Boss? Defeat boss and

Complete Level 7

Got Manicatized Complete Level 8 10
In a Incinerator Defeat Boss and

Complete Level 9

Hey that's my shoes Defeat Boss and

Complete Level 10

Get new parts Complete Level 11 10
Rebuilding the Town Complete Level 12 10
Get repaired Complete Level 13 10
I want to meet the leader Complete Level 14 10
Gather Others Complete Level 15 10
Charged!!! Complete Level 16 10
Final Showdown Defeat Last boss and

Complete Level 17

Welcome Home Complete Level 18 10
Let's dance Complete the Final Level 10


There are 10 Achievements in Challenges are worth: 500 Gamerscore

Achievement Name Unlock Gamerscore


Complete the game

without dying

Can't touch this Defeat a single boss

without getting hit

Now in service Complete Level 2 without

Dropping a plage

Who's a dj now Complete the final level

without missed a note

Express Get to the train without

getting hit in Level 3

No camera


Complete Level 4 without

getting flashed by a camera

Octoling-busters Complete Level 16 with only

using a scrapped gun

Spies are


Complete Level 6 without

getting caught

Next time use


Complete Level 5 without

crash in a express minigame



Complete every challenges 10


There are 5 achievements in costumes are worth 50 gamerscores

Achievement Name Unlock Gamerscors
Signing in my Life Complete Level 3 and

Unlock a costume

Perfect Octoling Complete Level 15 and

Unlock a Costume

Guitar Girl Complete Level 11 and

Unlock a Costume

Enjoy Dinner Complete Level 2 and

Unlock a costune

Perfect Fit Unlock all costumes in

a game


Secret Achievement

This achievement have 1 achievements are worth 50 gamerscore

Achievement Name Unlock Gamerscore
Awarded Unlock Every Achievement

in the game



The Difficult mdoes for Story are worth 200 Gamerscores

Achievement Name Unlock Gamerscore
Beginner Inkling Complete the Game on Easy 50
Perfect Inkling Complete the game on Medium 50
Great Inkling Complete the game on Hard 50
Most famous Inkling Complete the game on Insane 50


Full game

  1. Welcome to Inkovile
  2. Emma's father kitchen
  3. Subway station
  4. Inkopolis
  5. Wild ride
  6. Sneaking to Lobby
  7. Octo-Emma (phase 1)
  8. Magnet chase
  9. DJ Octavio (Phase 1)
  10. Louis Squidson
  11. Enter the pipes
  12. Inkopolis-town
  13. Who want's to be fixed
  14. Inkopolis splatfeast
  15. Emma on the run
  16. The Incinerator Battle
  17. The Final Battle (Boss: Octo-Emma (phase 2)

Epilogue levels

  1. Returning to Inkovile
  2. Get offa a thing (Music rhythm level)

Demo levels

  1. Welcome to Inkovile
  2. Wild ride
  3. Magnet chase


Splatoon for the Xbox 360 Wii and PlayStation 3 was originally cost about 30 dollars, but on April 12, 2006, it was announced that Splatoon for the Xbox 360 Wii and PS3 is now cost about $59.99 for Xbox 360 and PS3 and the Wii cost $49.99 because The new generation consoles is need to be cost 60 dollars and the price for the Wii and PS3 launch title along with a console, while the old generation consoles cost about $29.99 and the handheld version was cost about $19.99.

Platforns Release Re-Release
Wii $49.99 $19.99 (Nintendo Selects)
PlayStation 3 $59.99 $19.99 (Greatest Hits)
Xbox 360 $59.99 $19.99 (Platinum Hits)
PlayStation 2 $29.99 $19.99 (Greatest Hits)
GameCube $29.99 $19.99 (Player's Choice)
Xbox $29.99 $19.99 (Platinum Family Hits)
Microsoft Windows $29.99 $19.99 (Splatoon Launch 2015)
PlayStation Portable $19.99 $19.99 (Greatest Hits)
Game Boy Advance $19.99 None
Nintendo DS $19.99 None


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Reviewer X360 Xbox PS3 PS2 NGC PSP Wii PC GBA NDS
IGN 9.7/10 5.9/10 9.8/10 58/10 60/10 57/10 7.6/10 7.2/10 8.1/10 76/10
Gamespot 5/5 5/5 5/5 4/5 4/5 3/5 4/5 4/5 4/5 4/5
Nintendo Power


8/10 8/10 9/10 7/10 8/10 8/10 7/10 62/10 67/10 10/10
Gamespy 97/10 N/A 10/10 9.2/10 N/A 6/10 6/10 8/10 7/10 83/10

Splatoon received positive reviews with critics, the game's overall style and presentation, Voice actors from the film, gameplay mechanics, soundtrack, Controls and graphics.


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