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The Animal Crossing: New Horizons game is now available exclusively for the Nintendo Switch system.


You can escape to a deserted island and create your own paradise as you explore, create, and customize in Animal Crossing: New Horizons. Your island getaway has a wealth of natural resources that can be used to craft everything from tools to creature comforts. You can hunt down insects at the crack of dawn, decorate your paradise throughout the day, or enjoy sunset on the beach while fishing in the ocean. The time of day and season match real life, so each day on your island is a chance to check in and find new surprises all year round.


  • You can build your community from scratch on a deserted island brimming with possibility
  • You can create your personal getaway and customize your character, home, decorations, and even the landscape itself
  • You can collect materials to construct everything from furniture to tools! Then, use what you create to give your island a personal touch
  • You can show off your paradise – play on the same system with a total of 4 people*, or play together online** or over local wireless* for fun with up to 8 players

Animal Crossing: New Horizons is now available for the Nintendo Switch system.


Up to eight Nintendo Account holders can live on the same island within each game on one Nintendo Switch system, and up to four of those Nintendo Account holders can play on the same island at the same time (additional accessories required). With additional systems and games, up to eight players can play on the same island at the same time via local wireless or online play. Nintendo Switch Online membership and Nintendo Account required for online features. Not available in all countries. Internet access required for online features. Terms apply. Games, systems, additional accessories and Nintendo Switch Online membership sold separately.

ESRB Rating: Everyone with Comic Mischief