Random: This Incredible Animal Crossing Short Will Make You Feel Bad About Auctioning Off Your Villagers

Whomst among us hasn’t been seduced by the call of Bells into selling our “in boxes” villagers to rich strangers? In this Animal Crossing: New Horizons short animation, artist Densle imagines what might happen if the villagers themselves were aware of what you were doing, and how they might show their displeasure at being treated … Read more

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Update 1.10.0 Patch Notes – May Day, Museum Day, Wedding Season And More

Earlier this week, Nintendo announced a new update for Animal Crossing: New Horizons. Version 1.10.0 has now arrived and as usual, it’s a free download. The seasonal events May Day, Museum Day and Wedding Season have all been updated and there are also new seasonal items available. Bug Offs and Fishing Tourneys return, too. Perhaps … Read more

Rumour: Could This House Be A Hint At New Villagers In Animal Crossing: New Horizons?

Welcome to the Animal Crossing: New Horizons fandom, where people are so desperate to hear news about New Things that we’ll scour trailers for any sign of a hint, like a prospector panning for gold in the bathtub. The latest rumour is that there could be new characters — not the Sanrio ones, but even … Read more

Missed The Animal Crossing Build-A-Bears? A Limited Supply Goes Back On Sale Tomorrow

At the start of the month, Build-A-Bear launched two new toys based on Animal Crossing: New Horizons. Both Isabelle and Tom Nook were available, but as you might expect, both toys sold out before most fans even had a chance to access the website. Fear not, though, as both toys will be back on sale … Read more

Animal Crossing Crowned Family Game Of The Year At The 2021 D.I.C.E. Awards

Animal Crossing: New Horizons has already won a bunch of awards over the past year, and now to top it off, it’s taken out the best family game at the 24th Annual D.I.C.E. Awards. The other games in this category included Astro’s Playroom, Dreams, Fall Guys and Sack Boy. The only other first-party Nintendo title … Read more

Random: Animal Crossing: New Horizons Players Are Getting Creative With The New Design Tools

For Animal Crossing: New Horizons’ first birthday, many people thought that Nintendo would release a 2.0 update, adding much-awaited features like Brewster’s café, new characters, gyroids, and more. What actually happened was the anniversary update, which added some smaller quality of life features, including extra custom design slots, new items to design, and a range … Read more

A New Animal Crossing Clothing Range From Uniqlo Drops This Summer

Japanese retailer Uniqlo is back once again with another fresh line of Nintendo clothing, this time inspired by none other than Animal Crossing: New Horizons. A new range of designs based on the hit game launches both online and in Uniqlo stores in the US from 7th June. There are options for adults, kids, women’s, … Read more

Nintendo's Giving Away Pairs Of Animal Crossing Build-A-Bears (North America)

Five lucky winners will receive both toys. If you missed out on your chance to grab the newly-revealed Animal Crossing Build-A-Bear toys, here’s another opportunity to get your hands on them. Nintendo of America has kicked off a sweepstakes competition in which five lucky winners will walk away with both the Isabelle and Tom Nook … Read more

Anniversary: The Animal Crossing Series Is Now 20 Years Old

While Animal Crossing still feels like a relatively new Nintendo franchise, today actually marks its 20th anniversary. Yes, the series started out in Japan on 14th April 2001 as a Nintendo 64 title. While Dōbutsu no Mori (otherwise known as Animal Forest) was never released in its original form here in the west, the life … Read more