Soccer Headband

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The Soccer Headband(NA)[a] or Football Headband(EU/OC)[b], is headgear in the Splatoon series.

In Splatoon, it is a 3-star item produced by Tentatek and comes with the primary ability Tenacity. It can be purchased from Cooler Heads for Cash 8,000.

In Splatoon 2, it is a 2-star item produced by Tentatek and comes with the primary ability Tenacity. It can be purchased from Headspace for Cash 3,000 or from SplatNet 2 Gear Shop for Cash 6,000.

In Splatoon 3, it is a 1-star item produced by Tentatek and comes with the primary ability Tenacity. It can be purchased from Naut Couture for Cash 3,000 or from SplatNet 3 Shop for Cash 6,000.

Appearance

The Soccer Headband is a thin athletic headband loosely based on the wearer's ink color. Tentatek's name in Inkling text is repeated around the length of the band, punctuated by the "squideye" of the Tentatek logo, both white. The headband is cinched in the back with a black fastener also in the "squideye" shape.

Splatoon

Soccer Headband
Soccer Headband
Category
Brand
Ability
Cost
Cash 8,000
Star count
Added in

The Soccer Headband debuted in Splatoon in version 2.3.0.

Abilities

The Soccer Headband comes with Tenacity as the primary ability, which, being exclusive to the main slot of Headgear, prevents the wearer from also having Comeback, Last-Ditch Effort, or Opening Gambit. As a 3-star item, the Soccer Headband comes with three additional slots for secondary abilities. Since it is made by the Tentatek gear brand, it has a higher chance of rolling Ink Recovery Up and a lower chance of rolling Quick Super Jump to fill its secondary ability slots.

Splatoon 2

Soccer Headband
Soccer Headband
Category
Brand
Ability
Cost
Cash 3,000
SplatNet 2
Cash 6,000
Star count
Added in
Initial Release (1.0.0)

The Soccer Headband returns in Splatoon 2 at release.

Abilities

The Soccer Headband comes with Tenacity as the primary ability when purchased from a shop or ordered from Murch, which, being exclusive to the main slot of Headgear, prevents the wearer from also having Comeback, Last-Ditch Effort, or Opening Gambit. When purchased from SplatNet 2, it comes with any other primary ability normally available to Headgear. As a 2-star item, the Soccer Headband comes with two additional slots for secondary abilities, which may be increased to a maximum of three slots with a Super Sea Snail for each slot. Since it is made by the Tentatek gear brand, it has a higher chance of rolling Ink Recovery Up and a lower chance of rolling Quick Super Jump to fill its secondary ability slots.

Splatoon 3

Soccer Headband
Soccer Headband
Category
Brand
Ability
Cost
Cash 3,000
SplatNet 3
Cash 6,000
Star power
Added in

The Soccer Headband returns in Splatoon 3's Fresh Season 2023 in Version 3.0.0.

Abilities

The Soccer Headband comes with Tenacity as the primary ability when purchased from a shop or ordered from Murch, which, being exclusive to the main slot of Headgear, prevents the wearer from also having Comeback, Last-Ditch Effort, or Opening Gambit. When purchased from SplatNet 3, it comes with any other primary ability normally available to Headgear. As a 1-star item, the Soccer Headband comes with two 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 to 2 stars will add another secondary ability slot for a total of three slots. 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 Tentatek gear brand, it has a higher chance of rolling Ink Recovery Up and a lower chance of rolling Quick Super Jump to fill its secondary ability slot.

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Names in other languages

Language Name Meaning
Japan Japanese サッカーバンド
sakkā bando
Soccer Band
Netherlands Dutch Voetbalhoofdband Soccer headband
Canada French (NOA) Bandeau de soccer Soccer headband
France French (NOE) Bandeau de foot Football headband
Germany German Fußballstirnband Soccer headband
Italy Italian Fascia da calcio Soccer Headband
Russia Russian Повязка (футбол)
Povyazka (futbol)
Headband (soccer)
Mexico Spanish (NOA) Cinta futbolista Soccer player headband
Spain Spanish (NOE) Cinta fútbol Football headband
China Chinese (Simplified) 足球头带
zúqiú tóudài (Mandarin)
Football Headband
Hong Kong Chinese (Traditional) 足球頭帶
zúqiú tóudài (Mandarin)
Football Headband
South Korea Korean 사커 밴드
sakeo baendeu
Soccer Band

Notes

  1. North America
  2. Europe and Oceania