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Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Coming to Mobile Devices in Late November

One of Nintendo’s most enduring franchises, Animal Crossing is coming to mobile devices for the first time in Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp. The new smart device game allows players to decorate and expand their camper home, and learn more about the community they […]


Animal Crossing Direct coming Tuesday

Nintendo announced this morning that there will be a special Nintendo Direct planned for tomorrow. The Direct will be focused solely on the Animal Crossing mobile app. A mobile app based in the Nintendo franchise was announced long ago with […]


Animal Crossing amiibo just $5 at Walmart in Canada

Okay so the Animal Crossing amiibo haven’t been a huge success when it comes to the rest of Nintendo’s figures. Part of that is likely due to the lackluster reception of last year’s Animal Crossing amiibo Festival and the resulting […]


Retail release Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo pushed back

For those who didn’t pick up Animal Crossing: New Leaf before and are waiting for the updated retail release Welcome amiibo to hit stores, you may have to wait just a bit longer. Originally scheduled to be released on Friday, […]


Nintendo plays it smart with Animal Crossing update

Now Nintendo could have gone the money route and made a brand new Animal Crossing game. Animal Crossing: New Leaf was released for the Nintendo 3DS back in back in 2013, so it’s been three years since its release. And […]


Update and amiibo arrive in Animal Crossing: New Leaf

Animal Crossing: New Leaf got its long awaited free update today, which was announced in a special new  Nintendo Direct video presentation. The free update launched this morning alongside the Nintendo Direct, and will also launch as part of a […]


Animal Crossing Welcome amiibo and new cards coming in December

Nintendo unveiled that there is an update coming for Animal Crossing: New Leaf for the Nintendo 3DS. Nearly four years after the release, Nintendo is releasing a free update for the game. The update, which will come this November, will […]


Animal Crossing: New Leaf update coming to support amiibo

Nintendo unveiled this morning that there is an update coming for Animal Crossing: New Leaf for the Nintendo 3DS. Nearly four years after the release, Nintendo is releasing a free update for the game. The update, which will come this […]


Nintendo: Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem apps on the way

Get ready for at least two more Nintendo apps for your smart phone this year. Nintendo announced that its next two mobile apps will be based on Fire Emblem and Animal Crossing franchises. Nintendo plans to release both of these […]


Animal Crossing was released 15 years ago

It’s hard to believe that Animal Crossing is fifteen years old as it only seems like yesterday I was sitting in my room playing the first game in North America on my Nintendo GameCube. It’s also hard to imagine that […]


Sweet Animal Crossing Deals in Canada this week

If you’re an Animal Crossing fan and don’t already have all of the games and amiibo this might just be your week. Several Canadian retailers have select Animal Crossing amiibo, Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer, and Animal Crossing amiibo Festival […]


More Animal Crossing Cards and Isabelle amiibo coming in June

The third series of Animal Crossing amiibo cards are just around the corner in North America and Nintendo has announced the date for the fourth series of cards. During the latest Nintndo Direct it was announced that the fourth series […]


Third Wave of Animal Crossing and more amiibo Coming in March

On March 18th, new amiibo figures in the Animal Crossing series will launch in stores, including characters like Timmy & Tommy, Kapp’n and Rover. The Digby amiibo, which was only available packaged with Animal Crossing: amiibo Festival, will also be […]


Second and Third Series Animal Crossing amiibo Cards

The second series of Animal Crossing amiibo cards will be released in North America on January 22nd but the third series are almost out in Japan. Before we get our hands on series 2 the third set of 100 cards […]


New Wii U Animal Crossing game and amiibo Coming

A bunch of newly revealed games were unveiled during Nintendo’s Digital Event at E3 on Tuesday, including a brand new Animal Crossing for the Wii U. The new game looks to take a page out of the Mario Party playbook […]