The Squid-Pattern Waistcoat(NA)[a] or Squid Pattern Waistcoat(EU/OC)[b], is a piece of clothing in the Splatoon series.
In Splatoon, it is a 1-star item produced by Krak-On and comes with the primary ability Special Duration Up. It can be purchased from Jelly Fresh for 800.
In Splatoon 2, it is a 1-star item produced by Krak-On and comes with the primary ability Special Power Up. It can be purchased from Ye Olde Cloth Shoppe for 800 or from SplatNet Gear Shop for 2,000.
The Squid-Pattern Waistcoat consists of a long-sleeved button-down shirt and the red waistcoat worn over it. The long-sleeved shirt is a very pale blue with a black plaid pattern, and the waistcoat has three large dark gray buttons that go left over right. On either side of the buttons is a dark blue and tan design that may be a stylized version of some type of mollusc or crustacean.
The Squid-Pattern Waistcoat comes with Special Duration Up as the primary ability. As a 1-star item, the Squid-Pattern Waistcoat comes with one additional slot for secondary abilities, which may be increased to a maximum of three slots with a Super Sea Snail or 30,000 cash for each slot. Since it is made by the Krak-On brand, it has a higher chance of rolling Swim Speed Up and a lower chance of rolling Defense Up to fill its secondary ability slot.
The Squid-Pattern Waistcoat comes with Special Power Up as the primary ability when purchased from shop or ordered from Murch. When purchased from SplatNet 2, it can have any other primary ability normally available to Clothing (with the exception of Ability Doubler). As a 1-star item, the Squid-Pattern Waistcoat comes with one additional slot 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 Krak-On brand, it has a higher chance of rolling Swim Speed Up and a lower chance of rolling Bomb Defense Up DX to fill its secondary ability slot.
- The Squid-Pattern Waistcoat's Japanese name, "Squid Crash Vest" (or イカゴッチンベスト), suggests that the design on the front is supposed to resemble squids crashing into each other.
A female Inkling wearing the Squid-Pattern Waistcoat
Names in other languages
Ika Gocchin Besuto
|Squid Crash Vest[note 1]|
|Dutch||Geruit hemd met gilet||Checkered shirt with waistcoat|
|French (NOA)||Veste motif calamar||Squid pattern vest|
|French (NOE)||Gilet motif calamar||Squid pattern waistcoat|
|German||Karohemd mit Weste||Checkered shirt with vest|
|Italian||Gilè calamaro||Squid waistcoat|
|"Crash squid" waistcoat|
|Spanish (NOA)||Chaleco calamar||Squid waistcoat|
|Spanish (NOE)||Chaleco con camisa||Waistcoat with shirt|
- "Gocchin" is onomatopoeia for a loud, head-on collision
- North America
- Europe and Oceania