Mountie Hat

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The Mountie Hat is headgear in the Splatoon series.

In Splatoon 2, it is a 3-star item produced by Inkline and comes with the primary ability Special Charge Up. It can be purchased from Headspace for Cash 13,000 or from SplatNet 2 Gear Shop for Cash 19,500.

In Splatoon 3, it is a 2-star item produced by Inkline and comes with the primary ability Special Charge Up. It can be purchased from Naut Couture for Cash 13,000 or from SplatNet 3 Shop for Cash 19,500.

Appearance

The Mountie Hat is a tall, wide-brimmed hat. The peak of the hat is pinched asymmetrically, making it resemble a rock formation. The hat's color is a darker shade of the wearer's ink color.

Splatoon 2

Mountie Hat
Mountie Hat
Category
Brand
Ability
Cost
Cash 13,000
SplatNet 2
Cash 19,500
Star count
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Abilities

The Mountie Hat comes with Special Charge Up as the primary ability when purchased from a shop or ordered from Murch. When purchased from SplatNet 2, it comes with any other primary ability normally available to Headgear. As a 3-star item, the Mountie Hat comes with three additional slots for secondary abilities. Since it is made by the Inkline gear brand, it has a higher chance of rolling Bomb Defense Up DX and a lower chance of rolling Main Power Up to fill its secondary ability slots.

Splatoon 3

Mountie Hat
Mountie Hat
Category
Brand
Ability
Cost
Cash 13,000
SplatNet 3
Cash 19,500
Star power
Added in

Abilities

The Mountie Hat comes with Special Charge Up as the primary ability when purchased from a shop or ordered from Murch. When purchased from SplatNet 3, it comes with any other primary ability normally available to Headgear. As a 2-star item, the Mountie Hat comes with three additional slots for secondary abilities. The star level may be increased with Super Sea Snails for 1 (first), 1 (second), 5 (third), 10 (fourth), or 20 (fifth) Super Sea Snails per star, or by purchasing additional copies of it from Naut Couture for 10,000 (first), 30,000 (second), 50,000 (third), 100,000 (fourth), or 200,000 (fifth) Cash per star. Increasing the star level beyond 2 stars will increase the gear experience gained by a cumulative 3.333…% up to 10% additional experience at 5-star level. Since it is made by the Inkline gear brand, it has a higher chance of rolling Sub Resistance Up and a lower chance of rolling Intensify Action to fill its secondary ability slots.

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Trivia

Etymology

Mountie is likely short for mountain, reflecting the hat's rugged appearance resembling a mountain. It may also be referencing the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, colloquially referred to as Mounties, who wear campaign hats that the Mountie Hat slightly resembles.

Names in other languages

Language Name Meaning
Japan Japanese ヤマハット
Yama Hatto
Mountain Hat
Netherlands Dutch Mountie-hoed Mountie hat
CanadaFrance French Chapeau quatre bosses Four bumps hat
Germany German Mountie-Hut Mountie hat
Italy Italian Cappello da montanaro Mountaineer hat
Russia Russian Шапка лесника
Shapka lesnika
Forester hat
SpainMexico Spanish Sombrero montañero Mountaineer hat