After months of speculation, Nintendo’s bestselling video game, Splatoon, has announced that they will finally be releasing an official Squid Girl costume for their hit game as a DLC.


The DLC is announced to be free and will be available in the game’s big 6 August 2015 update, which will also include 40 other costumes, two new game modes, an updated ranking system, an increased level cap, and a new spinner weapon. Here are the details on the squiddy new Squid Girl costume:

Ika Musume hat

– Brand: Shinryaku! Ika Musume
– Gear Power: Opening Gambit
– Rarity: * *
– Price: 1600

Ika Musume dress

– Brand: Shinryaku! Ika Musume
– Gear Power: Damage Up
– Rarity: * *
– Price: 2000

Ika Musume shoes

– Brand: Shinryaku! Ika Musume
– Gear Power: Swim Speed Up
– Rarity: * *
– Price: 1700

A new cross-over artwork has also been revealed:


Squid Girl mangaka, Masahiro Anbe, is a huge fan of the game, even releasing crossover artworks for Shounen Champion magazine and Weekly Famitsu magazine.

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Source: Crunchyroll