The Squid Hairclip is headgear in the Splatoon series.
In Splatoon, it is a 2-star item produced by amiibo and comes with the primary ability Swim Speed Up. It is only available from the Inkling Girl or the Splatoon 2 series Inkling Girl 2 amiibo. It cannot be ordered through Spyke.
In Splatoon 2, it is a 2-star item produced by amiibo and comes with the primary ability Swim Speed Up. It is only available from the Inkling Girl amiibo. It cannot be ordered through Murch.
Check if Octoling's Afro hairstyle have an unique placement for the hairclip.
The Squid Hairclip is a hairclip with the "S" from the Splatoon logo on it, including with the gray bubble pattern at the bottom, and with a pair of Inkling-like eyes at the top. The metal fastener of the hairclip only appears if worn by girls. How the hairclip is worn depends on the wearer's hairstyle.
- Topknot and Hipster (Inkling): The Squid Hairclip is worn on the hairstyle's knot, including in the original Splatoon where the Topknot hairstyle is the only one available for Inkling boys.
- Other hairstyles: The Squid Hairclip is worn on the hair above the wearer's left ear. Exact placement varies between hairstyles.
The School Hairclip is available through use of any generation of the Inkling Girl amiibo.
The Squid Hairclip comes with Swim Speed Up as the primary ability. As a 2-star item, the Squid Hairclip comes with two additional slots 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 amiibo brand, it has equal chances to roll any secondary ability.
To unlock the Squid Hairclip, the player must play the first set of missions from the Inkling Girl amiibo:
- 1. Octotrooper Hideout — Catch That Zapfish!
- 2. Lair of the Octoballs — Splat Your Way to the Top!
- 3. Rise of the Octocopters — Leap to Victory!
- Boss 1: Squish, Squash, Smash... The Mighty Octostomp!
The Squid Hairclip is received after completing the boss challenge.
The Squid Hairclip is available only through use of the first generation Inkling Girl amiibo. The Inkling Girl 2 amiibo does not unlock this item. The player receives the Squid Hairclip upon talking to the amiibo.
The Squid Hairclip comes with Swim Speed Up as the primary ability. As a 2-star item, the Squid Hairclip 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 amiibo brand, it has equal chances to roll any secondary ability.
An Inkling girl wearing the Splatoon school uniform set, which includes the Squid Hairclip
An Inkling girl wearing the Squid Hairclip while holding a Cherry H-3 Nozzlenose
Promo of an Inkling girl wearing the school uniform set, posing with a Hero Charger Replica
Another promo with a .52 Gal Deco
Another with a .52 Gal
Art for Splatoon's first anniversary, with an Inkling (second from right) wearing the Squid Hairclip
The Squid Hairclip with female Inkling hairstyles in Splatoon 2.
Inkling's Player 7 Costume from Super Smash Bros. Ultimate wears the Squid Hairclip.
Names in other languages
|Squid Triangular Hairpin|
|French (NOA)||Barrette calmar||Squid Hairclip|
|French (NOE)||Barrette seiche||Cuttlefish barrette|
|Italian||Fermaglio calamaro||Squid hairclip|
|Hairclip "A Little Squid"|
|Spanish (NOA)||Pasador de calamar||Squid pin|
|Spanish (NOE)||Horquilla calamar||Squid hairpin|