Firefin Splat Charger

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The Firefin Splat Charger is a main weapon in Splatoon 2. It is a Firefin-branded version of the Splat Charger.

Splatoon 2

Firefin Splat Charger

Firefin Splat Charger

Category Main
Class Charger
Sub S2 Weapon Sub Splash Wall.png Splash Wall
Special S2 Weapon Special Suction-Bomb Launcher.png Suction-Bomb Launcher
Level 16
Cost Cash 10,600
Base damage 40–80 (Partial charge)
160 (Full charge)
Base duration
Ink consumption 2.25% (No charge)
18% (Full charge)
Special points 220p
Special depletion
88 / 100
Fire rate
Charge speed
50 / 100
Ink speed
40 / 100
Other variants Splat Charger Splat Charger
Kensa Charger Kensa Charger
Hero Charger Replica Hero Charger Replica

The Firefin Splat Charger comes with Splash Walls and the Suction-Bomb Launcher. It can store a charge for one second.


  • The Firefin Splat Charger is a middleweight weapon.
  • The matchmaking range is 260. Splatoon 2 matchmaking looks at a team's average matchmaking range value, and matches them against a team with a similar average.
  • Ink consumption scales from 2.25% to 18% depending on the charge level.
    • The full-charge ink consumption of 18% allows players to fire 5 shots before needing to refill the ink supply.
    • This stat can be changed with Ink Saver (Main).
  • The Firefin Splat Charger can store its charge while submerged in ink.
    • A stored charge can be held for up to 1.25 seconds.
    • The Firefin Splat Charger can only store its charge if the weapon is fully charged.
  • The delay between being submerged in ink with a stored charge and being able to fire the charge is 25 frames.
    • The delay between being submerged in ink with a stored charge and the laser appearing is 20 frames.
  • It takes 1 second to fully charge the weapon.
    • When charging a shot with an empty tank, the charge rate is 33.33%, permitting the player to fully charge a shot in 3 seconds.
    • When charging a shot while in the air, the charge rate is 33.33%, permitting the player to fully charge a shot in 3 seconds.
  • Fully charged shots will pierce opponents.
  • When charging while moving, the player's movement speed is set to 0.2 units per frame.
  • Damage scales from 40 to 80 depending on the charge level. At full charge, the damage is 160.
  • Shot velocity scales from 24 to 48 depending on the charge level.
  • Shot distance scales from 90 to 240 depending on the charge level.


Version history

Version Adjustments
  • Time taken to fully charge reduced by 4/60 seconds.
  • Increased damage dealt to opposing Ballers when flinging ink by roughly 30%.
  • When storing a charged shot with a charger, swimming into enemy ink and being returned to kid form now allows you to maintain the charge you had stored.
  • Fixed an issue preventing players using a charger from shooting when pressing Button1 ZR.png again after releasing the button once a stored charged shot had expired.
  • Increased the amount of ink splattered by each shot when it hits the ground.
  • Area at player's feet will now always be inked when firing.
  • Points to fill special gauge: 200 → 210.
  • Slightly narrowed the spread of ink created by shots.
  • Slightly narrowed the area covered by ink droplets from fired shots.
  • Reduced the time from releasing a charge shot to being ready to shoot by roughly 2/60 of a second.
  • Points to fill special gauge: 210 → 220.


Sheldon's Introduction

The Firefin Splat Charger is a special model of the Splat Charger from trendy gear brand Firefin! The Firefin brand doesn't get you extra stats or anything, but the set has been revamped for the Splat Charger connoisseur. Maintain any position you want with a Splash Wall! When pushing forward with your team, use the Suction-Bomb Launcher to make up for the low-inking capabilities of the charger. This weapon is a safe bet for those who want to take their charger skills to the next level.




For competitive tips about the Firefin Splat Charger

Click to view the strategy for Firefin Splat Charger. View the strategy page.


Names in other languages

Language Name Meaning
FlagJapan.svg Japanese スプラチャージャーコラボ
supurachājā korabo
Splacharger Collab
FlagNetherlands.svg Dutch Firefin Bloplader Firefin Blob Charger*
FlagQuebec.svg French (NOA) Concentraceur Arki Firefin Concentrated Tracer
FlagFrance.svg French (NOE) Concentraceur griffé Branded Concentrated Tracer
FlagGermany.svg German Rilax-Klecks-Konzentrator Firefin Splat Concentrator
FlagItaly.svg Italian Splatter a carica logo Splatter Charger logo
FlagRussia.svg Russian Сплатган «Фритюр»
Splatgan «Frityur»
Splatgun «Firefin»
FlagMexico.svg Spanish (NOA) Cargatintas Shachi Firefin Ink Charger
FlagSpain.svg Spanish (NOE) Cargatintas Chokkor Firefin Ink Charger