Nintendo Postpones Splatoon’s First North American Splatfest Due to Japanese Server Issues

on June 19, 2015 7:07 PM

As Splatoon players eagerly readied their ink-flinging weaponry for tomorrow’s North American Splatfest, Nintendo America dropped a bomb on the festivities through Twitter today:

While disappointing, it’s much better to postpone the event now rather than let players suffer the massive server issues from the now infamous second Global Testfire event.

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