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Animal Crossing

Go rock this unofficial Splatoon outfit in Animal Crossing


You're a kid now
May 25
Do you still boot up Animal Crossing: New Leaf every once in a while? I'm a terrible neighbor -- I've probably caused a lot of woodland creatures to skip town because I never leave my house. For those of you who are stil... read
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So, you've decided to move out?
Experience Points is a series in which I highlight some of the most memorable things about a particular game. These can include anything from a specific scene or moment, a character, a weapon or item, a level or location, a p... read feature

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Laura Shigihara

Laura Shigihara does a song for Animal Crossing's cafe pigeon Brewster


No mention of pigeon milk in the song
Apr 23
I always love a good Laura Shigihara piano/vocal piece. Though she is probably best known for the iconic credits song from Plants vs. Zombies, these days when her name comes up I mostly think about To the Moon's haunting "Ev... read
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Mario Kart 8

Mario Kart 8's Animal Crossing DLC is out today


Eight tracks, three (four) characters, and four karts
Apr 23
Want more Mario Kart 8? Today is your lucky day! DLC Pack 2, otherwise known as the "Animal Crossing DLC" is out on Wii U. This follows-up the first pack from November 2014. 200cc races and eight new Mii costumes will be avai... read
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Animal Crossing jams

Set your life to Animal Crossing jams with this free Chrome extension


New songs by the hour
Apr 06
Life is better with Animal Crossing's hourly music playing in the background. I knew this, thanks to a website we covered years ago that does the heavy lifting, but had forgotten. While that site is still up (and remains one ... read
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amiibo cards

Animal Crossing gets the first wave of amiibo cards


All home decor, no chores
Apr 01
This fall, Nintendo plans to roll out its much-talked about amiibo cards. These let players forego the difficult to obtain amiibo, and just buy (presumably cheaper) cards. It's currently unknown if amiibo figures will release... read
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Most popular

Nintendr: Tumblr loves Pokémon, Zelda, Animal Crossing, Smash


Also, Attack on BORING, BAD ANIME
Dec 04
Ok, first: When you make the next billion dollar dating application "Nintendr" (or "Nintinder"), I want my royalties paid out weekly and top billing, branding-wise. In fact, let's call it "Steven Hansen's Nintendr" (or "Steve... read
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Promoted Blog

Giving Thanks: Turning over a New Leaf


Promoted from our Community Blogs
Nov 12
[Dtoid community blogger StriderHoang is thankful for his lady. Though distance may keep their bodies apart their love blooms in the world of Animal Crossing. Want to see your own stuff appear on the front page? Go writ... read
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Mewtwo may not be for mew-you
Nintendo recently announced that classic Pokémon character and fan favorite Mewtwo will be in Super Smash Bros. for the Wii U and 3DS, but only for those who buy both games. Immediately, fans wondered if this meant tha... read feature

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Mario Kart 8

Good lord, Nintendo gave Link a motorcycle!


This pleases me
Oct 15
We've seen a couple images of Link in Mario Kart 8 before but nothing like this. Take special note of the front of the motorcycle. So cool! Hope the vehicle's stats are good. As a reminder, the DLC is coming in two waves. Lin... read
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Animal Crossing

This Isabelle purse is absolutely adorable


Cute kid not included
Oct 01
Isabelle is one of the most adorable faces to come out of Animal Crossing: New Leaf, that's for sure. Have you ever wanted to yank her cute little face off and carry it around with you as a purse? Now you can, thanks to the O... read
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MH x Animal Crossing

Mr. Resetti is in Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, you guys


And so is Isabelle!
Sep 22
There's yet another tie-in for Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate and it's the best one yet -- Animal Crossing! Players will be able to make their Felyne companions look like Mr. Resetti and Isabelle. Now, I'm not much of a Monster H... read
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Castaway Paradise

Castaway Paradise is the iPad's answer to Animal Crossing


iPad gamers, you might want to check this one out
Jun 20
I took one look at Castaway Paradise and I knew it would be perfect for me. Lately all I seem to want to do is live vicariously through my digital avatars across different platforms. The colorful atmosphere of Castaway Parad... read
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Fantasy Life

Level-5 is doing us a solid and bringing us Fantasy Life


It's no Yokai Watch, but it's still awesome
Jun 10
Level-5 is bringing its glorious MMO-inspired Fantasy Life to Western gamers, and it looks to be every bit of a treat. Combining Animal Crossing-like sensibilities with the role-playing and combat of an MMO, Fantasy Life is ... read
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Metal as hell

Get stuck in the metal with this 17-minute tribute to video games


Make the gamers dance 'cause he's rock 'n' rollin'
May 31
What's more metal than a 17-minute instrumental medley featuring some of your favorite video game tracks? Anything Nathan Explosion touches, but that's beside the point. This impressive project was three years in the making,... read
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Animal Crossing: New Leaf

These new Animal Crossing: New Leaf plush toys are way too kaway-way


Especially little Isabelle, am I right?
May 21
Animal Crossing: New Leaf continues to haunt our dreams by serving up adorable new plush toys and mascot plush keychains, and we just eat it up like good little boys and girls. There's a few new goodies out for sale now, incl... read
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Super Smash Bros.

Female Villager revealed for Super Smash Bros.


Fear the pink hair
May 16
When Animal Crossing's Villager was revealed as one of the newcomers for the upcoming Super Smash Bros. games on Wii U and 3DS, fans of the quirky life simulator were pleased to see the character bringing his bug net and slin... read
Animal Crossing photo
Animal Crossing

Animal Crossing Drawing Challenge reaps creepy magic


What a troubling delight
Mar 23
Animal Crossing: New Leaf was a lot of people's game of the year for 2013, but that doesn't mean that passion for the title has cooled now that we're well into 2014. Oh heck no. Kiseki Kokoro has challenged the Animal Crossin... read
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Animal Crossing GDC talk

Animal Crossing is so successful because of its diverse team


7.3 million sales don't lie
Mar 19
Almost half of the people that worked on Animal Crossing: New Leaf are women. When its director Aya Kyogoku started with Nintendo in 2003, she was the only female game designer there. A decade later and that's no longer the c... read
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inFamous

inFamous started as an Animal Crossing-like game


No photos exist, sadly
Mar 14
Sucker Punch Productions has been making the rounds leading up to inFamous: Second Son's release a week from today, and speaking to GameSpot, co-founder Chris Zimmerman talked about the bizarre origins of the game that kicked... read
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Club Nintendo

These Club Nintendo Animal Crossing posters are 'dawwsome


It's a set of two for 500 Coins
Jan 31
I know people that are still playing Animal Crossing: New Leaf. Heck, I know people that are still playing old Animal Crossing games. Such is the staying power of this Nintendo franchise, and now, you can celeb... read
Animal Crossing: New Leaf photo
Animal Crossing: New Leaf

Become Sandy Claws in Animal Crossing: New Leaf


A Christ-must buy
Nov 27
Welp, now I feel bad I left my Animal Crossing: New Leaf town to squalor. I assume banditry is on the rise, everyone locks their doors, and floor is filthy with weeds. At least Shrunk's club is booming for the black market s... read
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Diva is a piece of shit

Animal Crossing: Why Diva is a piece of sh*t


Promoted from our Community Blogs!
Nov 27
[Happy Thanksgiving. --Mr Andy Dixon] This is my first informational blog post about the piece of shit, Diva. read
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Animal Crossing plushies

Animal Crossing plushies are here to brighten your day


Also two different stamp sets!
Nov 06
JBox has added a ton of Animal Crossing: New Leaf merchandise for purchase, mostly in the way of plushies. Yes, Animal Crossing plushies. I know, I know, just take a moment to collect yourself and we'll continue. For wha... read
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Five new 3DS titles added to the million-seller list


Animal Crossing: New Leaf dominiates
Oct 31
Nintendo's latest financial results (April -- September 2013) list five new additions to their million-seller list. These 3DS games all did well this summer, but Animal Crossing: New Leaf did especially well. Joining it are L... read
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New Leaf contest

Caveat Crossing: Win a 3DS, New Leaf bedroom makeover


Damn teenagers
Oct 03
Channel One News is putting on a contest wherein you can win a 3DS XL, a copy of Animal Crossing: New Leaf, and a bunch of Animal Crossing decor to makeover your bedroom with. That means you can finally get rid of that disgus... read
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Animal Crossing Zelda

Grab Link's Wind Waker shirt in Animal Crossing: New Leaf


Just scan these QR codes
Oct 01
In this morning's Nintendo Direct, it was really easy to miss a small bit of news regarding Animal Crossing: New Leaf -- Link's shirt from the beginning of Wind Waker is totally free! All you have to do is go straight to the ... read
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Attack on Titan X Animal Crossing: New Leaf


The ultimate crossover
Sep 05
Attack on Titan meets Animal Crossing: New Leaf. The villager face on Eren killed me. Is Attack on New Leaf the best parody yet? [Japanator] read
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Animal Crossing

Free Animal Crossing Plaza out now on Wii U


'I love flowers' -- Nintendo president Satoru Iwata
Aug 07
While it's no Super Mario Bros. 3 on 3DS, darn it, the newly-announced Animal Crossing Plaza is cool in its own right. As demonstrated during this morning's Nintendo Direct, this free app gives series fans a place to congrega... read
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Rhymedown Spectacular: Pipes of Passion


The brains behind Jimquisition and Zero Punctuation get lyrical
Jul 24
This week, both poems get pretty damn dark. Yahtzee talks of animals and crossings, while your ol' pal here tells a tale of passion and revenge.  There is a lot of emotion in these poems, and I think we all can learn a little bit about ourselves and the human condition, for God's sake.  read
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Animal Crossing: New Leaf sales surpass 500,000 units


Plus see how else Nintendo performed in June
Jul 19
Good news, everybody! Animal Crossing: New Leaf has sold more than 505,000 combined physical and digital units. More than 20% of the total sales came from the digital sales, in fact. Nintendo says that internal sales trackers... read
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New Leaf orchestrated

Animal Crossing New Leaf opening theme orchestrated


It makes me want to leave work and just catch bugs all day
Jul 17
The team that put together The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses tour are back at it with music from a Nintendo franchise. This time, the Star Pop Orchestra puts its strings and woodwinds to Animal Crossing: New Lea... read






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