• Animal Crossing: New Horizons dev team talks about series innovation, age range of players, visual approach, and more

    17 days ago - By Go Nintendo

    Over the weekend, Nintendo was part of Japan's Computer Entertainment Developers Conference, where a number of their devs talked about the creation of Animal Crossing: New Horizons. In particular, series head Hisashi Nogami, New Horizons director Aya Kyogoku, and art director Kouji Takahashi spoke about what they see happening for Animal Crossing in the future. Check out a summary of what they had to say below.
    - the key to the series' popularity is making each installment feel different while remaining true to the series' core
    - over the years, the dev team recognized Animal Crossing...
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  • Get this Animal Crossing: New Horizons moon rug while you can

    Get this Animal Crossing: New Horizons moon rug while you can

    17 days ago - By Nintendo Enthusiast

    There's a new seasonal item available for a limited time in your favorite life simulator. The Animal Crossing: New Horizons moon rug can currently be acquired in the game for 2,000 Bells, but it's only going to be around until Oct. 8. That might seem like a long time before it disappears, but it'll go quicker than you think, trust me. It's really simple to pick this Animal Crossing: New Horizons moon rug up. Just head to the Seasonal tab in the Nook Shopping section of the Resident Services Terminal. You can also pick it up on your NookPhone, provided...
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  • Most Animal Crossing: New Horizons players are in their 20s and 30s

    17 days ago - By Nintendo Enthusiast

    Last week, Animal Crossing series head Hisashi Nogami and New Horizons director Aya Kyogoku, among others, made an appearance at Japan's online event, CEDEC (Computer Entertainment Developers Conference). 4Gamer reported on this in Japanese, which via VGC has helpfully translated in part. Among the topics discussed were demographic stats regarding Animal Crossing: New Horizons players. Chiefly, most players are aged between 20 and 30, and there's a pretty even split between men and women who play Animal Crossing: New Horizons. This clearly shows that the game appeals to all gamers...
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