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    Saturday May 30, 2020
  • Animal Crossing Fan Turns His Island into Dragon Quest's Tantegel

    Check out videos of the player's creation!

    Getting your island just right in Animal Crossing is essential—and one player went the extra mile to recreate a bit of Dragon Quest on theirs! Check out the rebuild of Tantegel, including the pieces used to make it, after the jump.

  • Tuesday May 19, 2020
  • Animal Crossing: New Horizons Is The Best-Selling Nintendo Switch Game in Japan

    Over 50% of people bought the animal comfort game digitally says Nintendo

    Nintendo already reported that Animal Crossing: New Horizons was a smash hit, selling 13.41 million copies in a mere 6 weeks. But not only did it break records for the franchise, Animal Crossing: New Horizons has become the highest-selling Switch game in Japan. More after the jump! 

  • Monday May 18, 2020
  • Help Blathers Celebrate International Museum Day in Animal Crossing

    Maybe keep the bugs to yourself for the next 24 hours or so

    Today is truly the Day of Blathers, because it's International Museum Day! Naturally, Animal Crossing: New Horizons is marking the occasion with a special event that runs from now through the end of the month, complete with prizes for those who participate. Read on for details. 

  • Tuesday May 12, 2020
  • Animal Crossing: New Horizons Visits Tetris 99 This Weekend

    Special themed Maximus Cup competition runs May 15 to May 18

    If you need a break from your island, Animal Crossing: New Horizons is making a special excursion this weekend. The destination: Tetris 99, which will be host to an AC-themed Maximus Cup event from 12:00am PT on May 15 to 11:59pm PT on May 18. Read on for more.

  • Thursday May 7, 2020
  • New Horizons Is the Best Selling Animal Crossing Game Ever

    The Nintendo Switch game outsold its 3DS counterpart in just 6 weeks

    Nintendo released its yearly earning report today and while there was a treasure trove of information on how well the video game company faired over the last year, they highlighted the overwhelming success of Animal Crossing: New Horizons, for good reason! Learn more after the jump!

  • Wednesday April 15, 2020
  • Nintendo Switch to Be Restocked in Japan Over the Next Month

    No word on Ring Fit Adventure restocks though...

    On April 8, Nintendo announced that it was halting shipment for the Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch Lite in Japan. Reprive came today as Nintendo announced that new stock of the Nintendo Switch will be arriving in Japan over the next month, including the much-coveted Animal Crossing: New Horizons version! More detail after the jump!

  • Sunday April 12, 2020
  • Animal Crossing: New Horizons Kicks Off Fishing Tournaments

    Tourneys to be held on the second Saturday of April, July, October, and January

    Chances are, you may have gotten the opportunity to take part in the very first Animal Crossing: New Horizons fishing tournament. Info was announced over the weekend, just in time to reel in the inaugural event on Saturday, April 11. Read on for details. 

  • Thursday April 9, 2020
  • Bayonetta Director Hideki Kamiya is Not a Fan of Animal Crossing's Insect-Hating Blathers

    To say that Blathers has a bad attitude about bugs is an understatement

    Animal Crossing's museum director, Blathers, definitely isn't shy when it comes to what he loves and hates about his job. Similarly, PlatinumGames director Hideki Kamiya (BayonettaThe Wonderful 101) isn't shy when it comes to his own thoughts on Blathers. Read on for more.

  • Nintendo Halts Shipments of the Nintendo Switch in Japan

    The popular video game console system has been sold out for months in the country

    Nintendo announced through the Japanese media yesterday that it will be halting shipments of the original Nintendo Switch console and its Lite counterpart in Japan for the time being, just as demand for the console has risen thanks to the release of Animal Crossing: New Horizons and production issues have arisen. More information after the jump.

  • Wednesday April 8, 2020
  • Animal Crossing-Esque Hokko Life PC Game Officially Has a Publisher

    Team17 is here to bring Wonderscape Games' title to PC

    Back in February, we posted about Hokko Life, an upcoming chill PC game by Wonderscape Games that's due out sometime this year. To make matters easier, Team17 announced plans to publish the game, which you can see more of in the new trailer after the jump.