The Basic Tee is an article of Clothing in Splatoon and Splatoon 2. It is given to the player as the default piece of clothing. In Splatoon 2, it can be bought on SplatNet Gear Shop for 750.



The Basic Tee is a yellow tee shirt with black Inkling Language letters in front. It also features a little button on the chest of the shirt.

Splatoon 2

The Basic Tee is the same color yellow with darker yellow Inkling language letters on it. The pin has moved under those letters and is now purple with the same logo on it.


  • It was similar with Black Tee and White Tee, which probably the tee shirt series of Squidforce.
  • The letters were resemble with Japanese Hiragana "いか" (Ika, Squid).

Names in Other Languages

Language Name Note
Japanese わかばイカT New Leaf Squid T