Z+F is a gear brand in Splatoon 3 and the first collaboration of two brands in the Splatoon series. It is formed by a merger between Zekko and Firefin. Z+F gear is 5× chance to roll Special Saver as a secondary ability, and has 0.5× chance of rolling Ink Recovery Up.
It was introduced in Fresh Season 2023.
For the category page, see Category:Z+F.
|“||SRL Fashion Desk taking over from Ballistics with big news... If you like Zekko and Firefin, you're going to love Z+F, a fresh new brand formed when the two joined forces! Drawing inspiration from hip-hop and skater roots, Z+F offers a vibrant lineup of street-savvy gear.||”|
— @SplatoonNA on Twitter
- Main article: Badge#Brands
Reaching a cumulative amount of stars on Z+F gear will reward the player with badges.
|Combined Z+F Gear at 30+ Stars|
|Combined Z+F Gear at 100+ Stars|
A sticker of the brand's mascot ZedFry
The logo visible on the Battle Lobby's jumbotron before the brand was officially announced for Fresh Season 2023
- It is possible to attain the first Z+F badge just by completing the Fresh Season 2023 catalog, due to the gear items already totaling 30 stars.
- Z+F is the first gear brand in Splatoon 3 to appear after its launch.
- The common and uncommon abilities of Z+F are a combination of those of Zekko and Firefin. the common ability, Special Saver, is the same as that of Zekko. Likewise, the uncommon ability, Ink Recovery Up, is the same as that of Firefin.
Names in other languages
|From エゾッコ Ezokko ("Zekko") and ホッコリー Hokkorī ("Firefin")|
|Dutch||Zekkofin||From Zekko and Firefin|
|French (NOA)||E+A||From Ezko ("Zekko"), + and Arki ("Firefin")|
|French (NOE)||E+F||From Ezko ("Zekko"), + and Friture ("Firefin")|
|German||Zekkori||From Zekko and Rilax ("Firefin")|
|Italian||E+T||From Ezko ("Zekko"), + and Torryd ("Firefin")|
|From Йожко Yozhko ("Zekko") and Фритюр Frityur ("Firefin")|
|Spanish (NOA)||ZyS||From Zekko, y ("and") and Shachi (Firefin)|
|Spanish (NOE)||Ezkkor||From Ezko ("Zekko") and Chokkor ("Firefin")|
zékù nuǎnliú (Mandarin)
|From 泽酷 zékù ("Zekko") and 暖流 nuǎnliú ("Firefin")|
zékù nuǎnliú (Mandarin)
|From 澤酷 zékù ("Zekko") and 暖流 nuǎnliú ("Firefin")|
|From 제코 jeko ("Zekko") and 파이어핀 paieopin ("Firefin")|
|fry of fugu|
|Dutch||Zekkie||From Zekko and diminutive-forming suffix -ie|
|German||Zeki||From the German name for Z+F ("Zekkori") without the or|
|A combination of Фритюр Frityur (the Russian name of Firefin) and Йожко Yozhko (the Russian name of Zekko) in diminutive form|
|Spanish (NOA)||Zofrito||Comes from sofrito (seasoning used in Latin American cooking), which comes from the verb sofreír (to stir-fry or sautée)|
|Chinese||幼河豚||fry of hétún|