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Nintendo is about to unleash its liquid-neon mall-punk shooter on the Wii U, and we’ve got some thoughts about it.

Our Splatoon review is live now, but we wanted to give you a visual aid. So GamesBeat reviewer Mike Minotti joined his colleague Jeff Grubb on Twitch (follow GamesBeat) to talk about the game while playing a few matches. Go ahead and press play on the video below for about an hour and chance of paint-splattered discussion.

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