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Octobrush: The Hidden Gem

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Right Whale

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Right Whale submitted a new guide:

Octobrush: The Hidden Gem - My guide on how to use the Octobrush effectively!

Welcome to my first guide here on Squidboards! I will be explaining the fundamentals of the Octobrush, the hidden gem. I will be teaching you the basics, the techniques, what abilities to use, among other things you need if your planning on trying out. or maining, the Octobrush! There has been people before me to make an Octobrush guide, this is my take on it.
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Right Whale

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Right Whale updated Octobrush: The Hidden Gem with a new update entry:

1. Basics

Alright, so your interested in using, or maining the Octobrush? It is one of the most handy and versatile weapons there is. Well, today I'll be teaching you the basics of the weapon and when to push, when to defend and who to fight or back away from. Lesson start!

First things first, you can use the Octobrush, extremely defensively or extremely offensively. Knowing how to adjust your play-style depending on the situation is extremely important. As well as when and where to place...
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Topazrekerboy

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how convenient! Just when I decided to main it! great beginner's guide. Cant wait for the strategies to come out! Great job so far! :D
 

Right Whale

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Right Whale updated Octobrush: The Hidden Gem with a new update entry:

2. Strategies

Now, lets talk strategy. This is for people who want to play more offensively, since I've covered some defensive strategies in my last part.

When playing offensively, beacons are essential, placing them as you press forward is key to victory. As well as trying to stay in ink most of the time.

If its Splat Zones, place beacons is sneaky spots near the enemy's splat zone. Make sure to push it every so often, keep the pressure on them. Be sure to splat any enemy's trying to get to your splat...
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Right Whale

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Right Whale updated Octobrush: The Hidden Gem with a new update entry:

3. Abilities

Alright, so here we are. In this update, I will be teaching you which abilities work best for a defensive and offensive play-styles.

First, I will be talking about a defensive play-style. One of the most crucial abilities your going to need is quick superjump . Okay, okay, here me out, this may be a strange ability to have, but it is needed. What quick superjump helps you is that when you get splatted, your going to want to get back to your spot as soon as possible, assuming you've placed...
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