Barrel of Splats

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Barrel of Splats
Muster as much firepower as you can in this battle of the splatlings!
Type Online multiplayer mode, Challenge
Players 8 (4v4)
Ranked No
Weapons S3 Icon Splatling.png Splatling
Controllers Nintendo Switch Joy-Con with grip.png Joy-Con
Nintendo Switch Pro Controller.png Nintendo Switch Pro Controller
Release Date 25 October 2023

Barrel of Splats is a Challenge in Splatoon 3. Information about it was first available on 15 October 2023 at 22:00 UTC on SplatNet 3 after the conclusion of the Monthly Challenge of October 2023, and it will first be available on 25 October 2023 during Sizzle Season 2023 as the third available Challenge in Splatoon 3.


In this Challenge, the only main weapons that players are allowed to use are splatlings. If a player tries to play the Challenge with a weapon that is not a splatling, they get the option to cancel or select an owned weapon that is a splatling; other weapons are grayed out.

In-game info

  • Players can only choose different varieties of splatlings!
  • Both primary and secondary abilities will be enabled.

List of Challenges

Duration Mode Stages Rankings
25 October 2023 at S3 icon Tower Control.png
Tower Control
S3 Stage Undertow Spillway.png
Undertow Spillway
S3 Stage Flounder Heights.png
Flounder Heights
Barrel of Splats/Top 100 (October 2023)

Names in other languages

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Language Name Meaning
Japan Japanese 最強スピナー決定戦
ブキ限定バトル! 最強のスピナー使いを目指せ!
Netherlands Dutch Furieuze vuurkracht
Vecht het uit met de krachtige spetlingen!
Furious firepower
Battle it out with the powerful splatlings!
Canada French (NOA) Le badigeonneur à l'honneur
Le Badigeonneur à l'honneur[a]
Déploie une puissance de feu maximale dans cette bataille de badigeonneurs!
France French (NOE) Le Badigeonneur à l'honneur
Déploie une puissance de feu maximale dans cette bataille de badigeonneurs !
Germany German Trommelfeuer-Feier
Hier glühen die Splatling-Läufe!
Barrelfire Party
Here, the Splatling's fire glows!
Italy Italian Splatta con lo splatling
Battaglia all'ultimo splatling!
Russia Russian Феерия брызг
Брызгометы тут метают брызги вовсю!

Feeriya bryzg
Bryzgomyoty tut metayut bryzgi vovsyu!
Spray extravaganza
Splatlings are shooting splashes to the fullest here![note 1]
Mexico Spanish (NOA) Batalla de garabateadores
¡Lucha con la fuerza de los garabateadores!
Battle of Splatlings
Fight with the force of the Splatlings!
Spain Spanish (NOE) Encontronazo de tintralladoras
¡Lucha con la fuerza de las tintralladoras!
Clash of Splatlings
Fight with the force of the Splatlings!
China Chinese (Simplified) 最强旋转枪争夺战
Hong Kong Chinese (Traditional) 最強旋轉槍爭奪戰
South Korea Korean 최강 스피너 결정전
무기 한정 배틀! 최강의 스피너 유저를 노려라!
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Translation notes

  1. A wordplay on the word брызгомет bryzgomyot (Russian for "Splatling") being a combination of брызги bryzgi ("spray", "splashes") and мет met (an ending given to shooting weapons meaning "shot") or метать metat' ("to shoot").


  1. This name has been changed in the Version 5.1.0 update.