現在ドイツ(ケルン)で絶賛開催中の欧州最大のゲームショーGamescomにて、WiiU『スプラトゥーン』が世界最大のeスポーツリーグ「ESL(Electronic Sports League)」 と提携を発表!
今後6か月以内にリーグを開設することを発表しました!
(任天堂イギリスの公式ページでも公開済み)

ただ…これはヨーロッパでの話。
日本については発言がされていません。
昨年にはESLJapanが開設されているので、どうにか日本での開催もお願いします!




Nintendo UK:
Nintendo and ESL join forces to bring online tournaments to European Splatoon fans

17th August, 2016 – Splatoon fans across Europe will soon have a new reason to prep their paint rollers and bring out their blasters, with today’s announcement of six months of online tournaments for Nintendo’s family-friendly Wii U shooter, starting in early September and hosted by ESL, the world’s largest esports company. At gamescom in Cologne, the top four ranked teams from ESL Play’s early Splatoon qualifiers were getting ready for their final battle, as they were greeted on stage by Nintendo of Europe president Satoru Shibata and Splatoon producer Hisashi Nogami.

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