The Weekly Splat

The Weekly Splat

By Kbot_273
We’ll be talking all things Competitive Splatoon related, primarily centralizing around news and community happenings within the last week! This podcast may also dive into other Nintendo or gaming related topics.
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TWS2 Ep 5 - Invitational Season's Conclusion
In which I wrap up about a month's worth of events in what should have only been about a week. I'll make no guarantees on when the next episode will be, or what it will be about.  It depends on a lot of things, but trust me, if there's something worth covering, I'll cover it.  The best place to know when and where something is coming down the pipeline will be on Twitter! My Twitter - https://twitter.com/Kbot_273 IkaFeed - https://twitter.com/IkaFeed Sendou - https://twitter.com/Sendouc Shak - https://twitter.com/5hak_ Toon - https://twitter.com/toonbeoulve NA Inkling Open Grand Finals Set - https://youtu.be/uCDvaJnIr1U AUNZ Inkling Open Grand Finals Set - https://www.twitch.tv/videos/406779751 InkTV (Streaming the InkTV Open 4/13 & 4/14) - https://www.twitch.tv/InkTVSplat Smash n' Splash 5 -  https://smash.gg/sns5
25:37
April 13, 2019
Short Splat 3.29.19 - 2019 Splatoon 2 NA Inkling Open Finals @ PAX East!
Be sure to tune in to the 2019 Splatoon 2 North American Inkling Open Finals TOMORROW, March 30, at 11:00 AM Eastern Time on https://twitch.tv/Nintendo! Updates: https://twitter.com/IkaFeed
01:46
March 29, 2019
TWS2 Ep 4 - European Championship Wrap-up & Inked To The Rythym Preview
In which the spotlight stays on Europe - I discuss the 2019 Splatoon 2 European Championship and the upcoming Inked To The Rythym invitiational by Players Unity. People: Kbot - https://twitter.com/Kbot_273 Wadsm - https://twitter.com/TheWadsm Sorin - https://twitter.com/sorin_mh Events: Splatoon 2 European Championship VODs: Day 1 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J-tDRtOezlY Day 2 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yp4VNlW4Zms Players Unity (Inked to the Rythym) - https://twitter.com/PlayersUnity_ LUTI Discord Server - https://discord.gg/eA5g69D IkaFeed - https://twitter.com/IkaFeed
21:28
March 14, 2019
TWS 2 Ep 3 - European Championship Preview
In which I quickly summarize last weekend's events and focus on the upcoming European Championship! EU Championship Updates: Nintendo of Europe - https://twitter.com/NintendoEurope IkaFeed - https://twitter.com/IkaFeed People: Kbot - https://twitter.com/Kbot_273 Neenjaa - https://twitter.com/neenjaaa_ Info & updates about the Splatoon Amateur Circuit: https://twitter.com/SplatoonAC SplatStats NPB League writeup: https://medium.com/splatstats/the-npb-esports-splatoon-2-league-e76438a83e70
17:50
March 8, 2019
TWS 2 Ep 2 - The Second Inkvitational
In which I recap the Second Inkvitational event, along with previewing the North American Inkling Open Finals Qualifier event, which is set to take place on March 2. People: Kbot - https://twitter.com/Kbot_273 Kyo - https://twitter.com/Kyo_spl2 LSDJ - https://twitter.com/LilSoundDJ Last Weekend's Event: The Second Inkvitaional - https://battlefy.com/inktv This Weekend's Event: 2019 North America Inkling Open Finals Qualifier Event - https://battlefy.com/splatoon2 NintendoVS - https://twitter.com/NintendoVS IkaFeed - https://twitter.com/IkaFeed
25:06
March 1, 2019
Short Splat 2-22: Inkvitational 2 Team Rundown
In which Kbot, Bitmap, and Shak give you a quick rundown of the 16 teams playing in the second Inkvitational, with some additional insight from Neenjaa.  Thanks to everyone who helped with the episode! Be sure to tune in to the Inkvitational on 2/23 and 2/24 at twitch.tv/inktvsplat! For updates this weekend, be sure to follow InkTV and IkaFeed.  Good luck to all 16 teams participating this weekend, and happy splatting!
23:18
February 23, 2019
TWS2 Ep 1 - GSM Grand Prix Recap & Invitational Season Week 1
In which I discuss the start of 7 weeks of Splatoon Invitational tournaments in the Game Set Match Grand Prix finals event, featuring interviews with Kraken Paradise's Grey and GSM's Melissa. GSM GP Finals Event Results - https://tinyurl.com/GSMGP-analytics People: Kbot - https://twitter.com/Kbot_273 Grey (Kraken Paradise) - https://twitter.com/Grey_spl Melissa (GSM) - https://twitter.com/acidsunshinee Organizations: IkaFeed - https://twitter.com/IkaFeed Game Set Match - https://twitter.com/GSM_Splat InkTV (Inkvitational) - https://twitter.com/InkTVSplat
30:48
February 18, 2019
TWS Live Ep 9 - October in Review (Aired on 11/4)
In which I recap some events that have happened over the course of October in Competitive Splatoon, including the Inkvitational and the Road to Platinum Cup 5! If you're interested in learning more about anything I discussed in this episode, feel free to reach out to me on Twitter (https://twitter.com/Kbot_273) or Discord (Kbot#7950). Follow IkaFeed on Twitter for consistent updates: https://twitter.com/IkaFeed
13:50
November 9, 2018
11/2 Announcement: Weekly Splat LIVE on 11/4!
In which I announce that I'll be hosting an episode of The Weekly Splat LIVE on my twitch channel on Sunady, November 4, and that I'll be discussing my survey's results afterwards. Follow me on Twitch: https://twitch.tv/Kbot_273 Twitter for updates: https://twitter.com/Kbot_273 Take the Survey yourself! https://tinyurl.com/CompSplatSurveyOct18
00:55
November 2, 2018
Short Splats 10.12: Inkvitational & Rising Squid Qualifer 2
In which I give a breif rundown of events happening the weekend of October 13th and 14th. InkTV: https://twitter.com/InkTVSplat https://twitch.tv/inktvsplat https://inktv.media/Post/20183699/THE-Inkvitational-A-Rundown Rising Squid Qualifier: https://smash.gg/tournament/rising-squid-lan/details https://twitter.com/RisingSquid_Spl/ IkaFeed: https://twitter.com/IkaFeed Me: https://twitter.com/Kbot_273
01:50
October 12, 2018
TWS Ep 8: A "Normal" Week
In which I discuss the results of a dramatic week of Competitive Splatoon, without actually talking about the drama. This may be the last TWS episode for a couple of weeks, as I'll be moving in to my freshman year of College on Thursday! Thanks for your understanding. Last Week's Events: Bleck n' Spoon - https://discord.gg/GgfXR6x Casual Fridays - https://discord.gg/BDYMVgK Fresh Start Cup - https://discord.gg/Utr7aXf Squidboards Lounge (SqSS) - https://discord.gg/cPnc8xY LUTI Discord Server - https://discord.gg/eA5g69D LUTI Brackets - https://inkleagues.challonge.com/ IkaFeed - https://twitter.com/InkLeagues Me (Host) - https://twitter.com/Kbot_273
04:47
August 13, 2018
TWS Ep 7 - Platinum Cup and LUTI, but what's next?
In which I summarize the Platinum Cup and the status of LUTI's Season 6, in addition to bringing to light some upcoming events. Last Week's Events: Bleck n' Spoon - https://discord.gg/GgfXR6x LUTI Discord Server - https://discord.gg/eA5g69D LUTI Brackets - https://inkleagues.challonge.com/ Platinum Cup VOD - https://www.twitch.tv/videos/292906047 Upcoming Events: Fresh Start Cup - https://discord.gg/Utr7aXf Squidboards Splat Series - https://discord.gg/TSZM7yW Long Island Summer Splat - https://smash.gg/tournament/long-island-summer-splat/details IkaFeed - twitter.com/InkLeagues Me (Host) - twitter.com/Kbot_273
06:36
August 7, 2018
Short Splat 8/02: What is "Platinum Cup 4?"
In this Short Splat, I give a detailed summary of the Platinum Cup, including the format of the event, the teams and players participating in the event, and why it's significant for Splatoon. What are your predictions? Vote in the poll on the IkaFeed twitter account, or tweet at me @Kbot_273 with the hashtag #PlatCup4! Resources: Platinum Cup Info - https://league.splat.jp/platinumcup4th_en SplatStats Preview - https://medium.com/splatstats/platinum-cup-4-preview-4a396cd8078c Splat Japan League Results (JPN Qualifier) - https://league.splat.jp/category/Results InkStorm Cup Results (Western Qualifier) - https://smash.gg/tournament/inkstorm-cup-summer-2018/events Get Connected! Announcements: Platinum Cup Organizers - https://twitter.com/sp_PlatinumCup English Stream - https://twitter.com/EndGame_TV Community Groups: Inkademey Discord server - https://discord.io/inkademy SplatStats Twitter - https://twitter.com/SplatStats IkaFeed Twitter - https://twitter.com/IkaFeed My Twitter -
07:42
August 2, 2018
TWS Ep 6 - Platinum Cup 4 Preview
In which I set the stage one final time for the Platinum Cup, as we talk about what to expect this coming Saturday in Tokyo! Be sure to catch the Platinum Cup THIS WEEKEND starting at Midnight EDT on August 4. Stream link is down below! Last Week's Tournaments: Bleck n' Spoon - https://discord.gg/GgfXR6x Casual Fridays - https://discord.gg/BDYMVgK Sendou's Tournaments (In The Zone) - https://discord.gg/Utr7aXf Oceanink Squids (Splat of Origin AUNZ Regional) - https://discord.gg/TTrX8Nb LUTI - https://discord.gg/eA5g69D Platinum Cup Info: Platinum Cup Info - league.splat.jp/platinumcup4th_en Twitter Updates - https://twitter.com/sp_PlatinumCup English Stream - https://twitch.tv/EndGameTV1 Stream Updates - https://twitter.com/EndGame_TV Follow Ganba for more weapon composition notes! Ganbawoomy - https://twitter.com/ganbawoomy IkaFeed - twitter.com/InkLeagues Me (Host) - twitter.com/Kbot_273
13:55
July 31, 2018
TWS Ep 5: Platinum Cup Updates & LUTI Midseason Roundup
In which I discuss updates on the Platinum Cup, including the final 4 teams, and sit down with Dragonuto to discuss the current season of Leagues Under The Ink as we cross the midpoint of the season. Tournament Roundup: The Planeptune Cup - https://discord.gg/V6cBYpU Bleck n' Spoon - https://discord.gg/GgfXR6x extrAFaganza - https://discord.gg/rXFm8eg Sendou's Tournaments (In The Zone) - https://discord.gg/Utr7aXf Platinum Cup Update: Platinum Cup Info - https://league.splat.jp/platinumcup4th_en Splat Japan League - https://league.splat.jp/ EndGameTV Announcement - https://twitter.com/EndGame_TV/status/1021334104909008897 Leagues Under The Ink Roundup: Discord - https://discord.gg/eA5g69D Twitter - https://twitter.com/InkLeagues Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/leaguesundertheink IkaFeed - https://twitter.com/InkLeagues Me (Host) - https://twitter.com/Kbot_273
23:01
July 23, 2018
TWS Ep. 4: Reliving the InkStorm Cup
In which I recap the story behind the InkStorm Cup, feature the teams who are heading to Tokyo for the Platinum Cup, and give a quick update on the Splat Japan League's standings and current status. Tournaments Recap Bleck n' Spoon: discord.gg/GgfXR6x Seascraper Events: https://discord.gg/uawRXjY Fresh Start Cup (NA/EU Play-in to NITC): discord.gg/Utr7aXf LUTI: https://discord.gg/eA5g69D InkStorm Cup Bracket & Info: https://smash.gg/InkStorm Day 1 VOD: https://www.twitch.tv/videos/284593529 Day 2 VOD: https://www.twitch.tv/videos/284984668 Splat Japan League Website: https://league.splat.jp/ Updates on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sp_JapanLeague OpenREC: https://www.openrec.tv/user/Splat_Japan_League Get Connected! IkaFeed: https://twitter.com/IkaFeed Find me at https://twitter.com/Kbot_273 You can chime in! Send in your favorite moments of the InkStorm Cup OR the SJL by using the Anchor mobile app or sending an email to ikafeedsplat@gmail.com!
23:23
July 19, 2018
TWS Ep 3: InkStorm Cup, Bleck n' Spoon, and more!
In which I touch on the most recent SplatStats update, focus on the InkStorm Cup and Splat Japan League in preparation for Platinum Cup 4, and talk with one of Bleck n' Spoon's namesakes about their tournament series. Tournament Discord Servers: Bleck n' Spoon: https://discord.gg/GgfXR6x Casual Fridays: https://discord.gg/BDYMVgK Fresh Start Cup: https://discord.gg/Utr7aXf Sendou's Tournaments: https://discord.gg/Utr7aXf SplatStats: S4 INT Rankings: https://tinyurl.com/Season4INT Power Rankings: https://tinyurl.com/SplatoonPowerRankings Discord: https://discord.io/SplatStats InkStorm Cup: Info: https://smash.gg/InkStorm Discord: https://discord.io/InkStorm Stream: https://twitch.tv/EndGameTV1 Splat Japan League: Website: https://league.splat.jp Ganbawoomy's SJL Daily Recaps: https://twitter.com/ganbawoomy InkTV Website: https://inktv.media Voice Messages welcome! Anchor or ikafeedsplat@gmail.com IkaFeed Twitter: https://twitter.com/IkaFeed My Twitter: https://twitter.com/Kbot_273
30:01
July 11, 2018
TWS Ep 2: We're set for July!
In which I discuss the July update for Splatoon and give a roundup of the past week in LUTI and other tournaments. Don't forget: Send your questions about Competitive Splatoon to me using the Anchor mobile app or by submitting your audio clip to ikafeedsplat@gmail.com. Please keep submissions to under a minute, and be sure to state your name! Links: Monthly Maplist is in the Inkademey Discord Server: https://discord.io/inkademy LUTI Discord: https://discord.gg/AHJXF7k (Brackets in channel linked) Fresh Start Cup Battlefy Page: https://battlefy.com/fresh-start-cup/fresh-start-cup/5b2c7b85166dcd03c0323de1/info?infoTab=details Bleck n' Spoon Discord: https://discord.gg/GgfXR6x Swift Second Saturdays Battlefy: https://battlefy.com/swift-second-saturdays/swift-second-saturdays-10-now-with-an-actual-purpose/5b2efb1a2deebd039d69774e/info?infoTab=details Follow me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Kbot_273 Follow IkaFeed on Twitter: https://twitter.com/IkaFeed
06:46
July 3, 2018
TWS Ep 1: After E3, Where To Next?
In which I (Kbot) discuss happenings in the Western Splatoon community since E3, including the acquisition of Team Olive by Ghost Gaming, My thoughts on the current tournament structure, and the upcoming InkStorm Cup and what’s on the line. The opening clip you heard was from Nintendo's Splatoon World Championship 2018. Resources: A History of Competitive Splatoon (May 2015 - Summer 2016): https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B3masOOk06sbaVRZa0JPY3ZmdHM/view?usp=sharing Leagues Under The Ink Discord: https://discord.gg/AHJXF7k Bleck n' Spoon Discord: https://discord.gg/GgfXR6x Game Set Match Discord: https://discord.gg/6HAWThr Swift Second Saturdays Discord: https://discord.gg/ZVXmStz EndGameTV Online Discord: https://discord.gg/U5d95wt InkStorm Cup Info: https://smash.gg/inkstormcup My twitter: https://twitter.com/Kbot_273 IkaFeed Twitter: https://twitter.com/IkaFeed
12:47
June 27, 2018
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