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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...




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...




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...




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...




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...




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...




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...




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 ...




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]




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...




Everything I need to know I learned from Animal Crossing


The Dao of K.K.
Jul 13
 
[Images by Sarah Thomas] Over a year ago, I annoyed a lot of people by announcing that the term "art game" is stupid because it is overly vague and easily misconstrued, worsens the ever increasing problem of class-ism in vide...




You need to hear this Animal Crossing: New Leaf cover


Take care of all your chores now, understand?
Jul 09
 
Trips to the island in Animal Crossing: New Leaf will never be the same after listening to these Kapp'n covers by YouTube user misterrandell. Hauntingly beautiful, yet at the same time uplifting. He says he's been "totally o...




Only the lonely don't own Animal Crossing: New Leaf


Simon and Garfunkel would be proud
Jun 23
 
Times are tough for those in certain circles that that don't have the new Animal Crossing. Depending on who you run with on the internet, your Tumblr, Facebook, and Twitter feeds could currently be filled to the brim with pic...




Reggie's Animal Crossing home has his face on a bed


Cribs: Nintendo of America COO edition
Jun 21
 
Have you ever wondered how the other half live? Wonder no more. Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime gives an all access look at his Animal Crossing: New Leaf home in this adorable video. Plus, he drops some proper...




Animal Crossing sets record sales on Nintendo eShop in US


Quadruples weekly Nintendo 3DS hardware sales
Jun 13
 
Animal Crossing: New Leaf is kind of a big deal. The Nintendo 3DS exclusive has sold more than four million units in Japan to date and is already off to a hot start in North America in its first week on the market. "The digit...




Retro games in Animal Crossing 'not happening ever again'


Pooh Pooh on Clu Clu Land
Jun 09
 
When people that don't really like Animal Crossing talk about what they want in a new Animal Crossing, they often call back to the GameCube title's inclusion of playable NES games (Legend of Zelda, Super Mario Bros., Punch-Ou...




Animal Crossing: New Leaf out now via 3DS eShop


Hits store shelves tomorrow, but Iwata recommends digital version
Jun 08
 
Animal Crossing: New Leaf is now available via the Nintendo 3DS eShop. Sure, the game will be available in stores starting tomorrow, but Nintendo president Satoru Iwata seems to think people should go for the digital ver...




Nintendo World will transform into Animal Crossing town


Makeover for Animal Crossing: New Leaf
Jun 05
 
To celebrate the release of 3DS game Animal Crossing: New Leaf Nintendo will be transforming the Nintendo World store into the Animal Crossing town. How amazing is that? I mean, will Mr. Resetti be there? Fruit just layi...




Review: Animal Crossing: New Leaf


A political animal
Jun 04
 
Animal Crossing is a hard series to assess because, to this day, I still struggle to understand what I like about it. Actually, I still don't know if I actually like it or not. When I played Wild World, I obsessively absorbed...




Animal Crossing: New Leaf gets a bizarre TV spot


Watch a real kid walk through a virtual toon town
May 24
 
Nintendo is gearing up for the release of the newest iteration in the Animal Crossing series on the 3DS, titled New Leaf. To help get people in the mood, the first commercial spot has appeared, and it's...interesting, to say...




Kotaku lied: Nintendo loves penises AND butts!


Destructoid offers a re-BUTT-al
May 09
 
In a recent article on Kotaku, writer Patricia Hernandez pointed out that, while Nintendo will censor asses, it has no problem showcasing a delicious penis.  She used Animal Crossing: New Leaf as evidence, criticizing Ni...




Party it up at Club LOL in Animal Crossing: New Leaf


Drop those beats, K.K. Slider!
Apr 25
 
Oh Animal Crossing, you have a special place in my gaming life. I lost six months to you when you came out originally on the GameCube. I swore I never would play another Animal Crossing after that, but Animal Crossing: New L...




Animal Crossing: New Leaf to come in new 3DS XL bundle


Game comes pre-installed
Apr 17
 
Announced during this morning's Nintendo Direct, a hardware 3DS XL bundle for Animal Crossing: New Leaf will come at launch in a few weeks. It's a white-on-white model, decorated with a cute leaf/icon pattern. The game will c...




Mr. Resetti is optional in New Leaf thanks to crying fans


Tom Nook also neutered
Apr 13
 
Animal Crossing is a series about doing whatever you want, with a few loose goals put in place if you choose to pursue them. It's one of the least punishing series ever made. One of the few times you might feel anything unple...




Feel at home in this new Animal Crossing: New Leaf video


DJ KK Slider confirmed
Apr 08
 
Animal Crossing: New Leaf is nearly here (just a few more months to go -- June 9th), and Nintendo has decided to placate all of us with a new trailer. The video goes over a few basic features, like exploration, hunting for i...




Nintendo Direct: Animal Crossing: New Leaf coming in June


Get ready to pay off your debt!
Feb 14
 
Nintendo Direct dropped a huge nugget of info this morning for Animal Crossing fans -- the new 3DS iteration, New Leaf, is coming June 9th in the US. You'll start your adventure with your customizable house, and your loan wi...




Animal Crossing first 3DS game to pass 2M sales in Japan


And it's only been out since November
Dec 27
 
We love us some Animal Crossing, and having the series on a capable handheld system like the 3DS is a great fit, but New Leaf hitting two million copies sold in Japan before any other 3DS title? I had no idea. Check out this ...




Animal Crossing sold out in Japan, chaos likely to ensue


Special cartridge likely to cause shortages
Dec 01
 
Animal Crossing: New Leaf looks to be more popular than Nintendo had initially expected it would be. The 3DS title is already sold out in Japan after just a few short weeks on the market. Now, typically, Nintendo would probab...




No paid DLC for Animal Crossing: New Leaf


Nintendo boss says it could be 'unwholesome'
Oct 29
 
Nintendo overlord Satoru Iwata has revealed that Animal Crossing: New Leaf would not be getting any paid downloadable content. Apparently, it's not "wholesome" enough an idea to fit in with the game's philosophy. "That sort o...




Animal Crossing: New Leaf is your North American flavor


3DS installment gets new name
Oct 25
 
Nintendo has revealed that the latest Animal Crossing game will be called Animal Crossing: New Leaf when it hits North America in early 2013. That was about the only bit of news Nintendo had in its Nintendo Direct stream toda...





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