If you’ve got a copy of Thumbs up Splatoon 3You may realize that there is a whole bunch of pre-released amiibo compatible with the game. This includes the original amiibo released with the original Wii U Splatoonas well as the newest and brightest amiibo released side by side Splatoon 2.
There are also some Splatoon’s amiibo 3 slated to release at a later timebut until that happens, you can still unlock a whole bunch of delicious gear with older models, and they look pretty cool on boot!
NB. Many of these slots Applicable to Splatoon 2 also.
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Splatoon 3 amiibo compatibility and unlock guide – complete list
Below you’ll find a complete list of every Splatoon 3 compatible amiibo as well as the rewards you unlock to scan.
We’ll start with the latest released amiibo and work backwards. We will update this guide with the not yet released amiibo (above) when it is actually released.
amiibo and marina amiibo – splatoon 2
Pearl and Marina are former news anchors before “Deep Cut” and members of the “Off the Hook” band, and if you want to take a look little bit More like them when inking in the game, scanning them will allow you to do just that!
The Pearl amio will give you:
- pearl crown (cold blood ability)
- Pearl Hoody (The Punisher’s Respawn Ability)
- Pearl Kicks (Special Charging Ability)
Marina amiibo will give you:
- Drenched headphones (special saving capacity)
- Spiced Top (special power ability)
- Slip-on spiced (ability to recover ink)
Amiibo Incling Boy – Splatoon 2 (Green)
Scanning Splatoon 2 Inkling Boy amiibo gives you the following items:
- Squinja mask
- Squinja suit
- Squinja shoes
When equipped, these items will give you special saving abilities, boost swimming speed, and faster redeployment abilities.
Incling Girl Amiibo – Splatoon 2 (Red)
Surveying Splatoon 2 Inkling Girl amiibo gives you:
- school cardigan
- squid clips
- Fringed loafers
These items give you acceleration, unlocking, and cold blooded abilities.
Squid Incling Amiibo – Splatoon 2 (Purple)
Scanning the Splatoon 2 Inkling Squid amiibo gives you:
- Mk Power Shield 1
- strength mask mk 1
- Power Boots Mk 1
When equipped, you will get the following abilities: Ink Resistance, Ink Resistance, and Bomb Defense respectively.
Octoling Amiibo Girl – Splatoon 2
Scanning Splatoon 2 Octoling Girl amiibo will give you:
- enchanted robes
- enchanted hat
- enchanted shoes
When equipped, you’ll receive the capabilities of Thermal Ink, Toner Saver (Main), and Run Speed Up.
Octoling Boy Amiibo – Splatoon 2
Scanning Splatoon 2 Octoling Boy amiibo will give you:
- steel plate
- Steel Helm
- Steel Graves
Wear this armor and you’ll battle with Ink Saver (Sub), Special Charge Up and Object Shredder.
Octoling Octopus amiibo – Splatoon 2
Scanning Splatoon 2 Octoling Octopus amiibo will give you:
- fresh fish gloves
- fresh fish head
- Fresh fish feet
Equipping it will get Quick Super Jump, back and quick response.
Clearing Mary amiibo unlocks the following (only after beating the single player campaign, Mind):
- helmet armor copy
- replica armor jacket
- imitation boot shield
Perks include Tenacity, Ink Saver (Main), and special charging ability.
I will miss Cali
As with Marie, Callie’s gear set is only unlocked after defeating the single-player campaign.
- Hero headphone version
- Champion jacket version
- Replica of the hero runner
Features include faster swimming, faster running and faster super jump.
Including Boy Amiibo – The Original Splatoon (Blue/Purple)
Scanning the Inkling Boy amiibo from the original Splatoon gives you:
- samurai helmet
- samurai jacket
- samurai shoes
Perks include special charging, special power ups, and super fast jumping.
Incling Girl Amiibo – The Original Splatoon (Orange/Green)
The Inkling Girl amiibo scan from the original Splatoon gives you:
- school hair clip
- School Uniform – School Shoes + High Socks
- Primary school shoes
Advantages include saving ink, high recovery speed and faster swimming.
Amiibo Squid Inkling – The Original Splatoon (Green)
Finally, the Inkling Squid amiibo scan from the original Splatoon gives you:
- force mask
- Power Armor clothing
- energy shoes
Advantages include faster respawn, higher defense against bombs, and an ink saver which should come in handy.
How to clear amiibo
Simply head to the amiibo platform in Splatsville (roughly behind where you spawn when you start the game) and follow the onscreen instructions to properly clear your amiibo.
You may need to scan each amiibo multiple times (playing online battles between said scans) in order to unlock every piece of gear the amiibo offers. It’s not a huge burden, but something to keep in mind.
It is worth noting that none of the above bonus items are required to enjoy the game to the fullest, but they are fun perks and fashion accessories that you can enjoy if you own any amiibo.
We will update this guide as soon as Splatoon 3 releases its amiibo trifecta to the public.
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