Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Review: The Only Debt You'll Want to Stay In

In times of crisis, at least we'll have Animal Crossing.

Latest Animal Crossing: New Horizons Guides

Animal Crossing New Horizons New Fish and Bugs August 2020: What's Leaving and What's Being Added

Here are all the new fish and bugs that have been added for August. This guide includes additions for both southern and northern hemispheres.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Make Bells Quickly (August 2020)

You'll need Bells to pay for all manner of things while building up your island in Animal Crossing New Horizons.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Back Up and Restore Island Save Data

Thanks to a post-launch update you can now back up your island save data in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to back up your save and then restore it if you need to do so.

Latest Nintendo Switch Update Makes Downloading Screenshots Really Easy

Goodbye awkward Twitter posts, hello QR codes.

A Quick and Dirty Ranking of The Game Awards GOTY Nominees for 2020

Hades is a great choice, Doom Eternal... less so.

Nintendo Asks Brands to Keep Politics and Money Out of Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Sorry, Nintendo, but Mitzi won't ever be taking down her Bernie 2020 yard sign.

The Last of Us Part 2 and Hades Lead 2020's Game Awards Nominees

Supergiant and Naughty Dog have racked up the nods at this year's Keighley-tastic show.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Is Finally Getting Save Data Swaps and Storage Expansion

Move your island! Expand your home inventory! Go completely bald for the holidays!

Nintendo Reports Big Sales as Animal Crossing: New Horizons Keeps Surging

The Switch is still pretty popular.

I'm The Pumpkin Queen of Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Animal Crossing: New Horizons' new pumpking growing doesn't go full farming sim, thankfully.

Tom Nook Totes and Other Animal Crossing Goodies Come to My Nintendo

You, too, can spend your points on a Tom Nook tote.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Gets in the Spooky Spirit With a New Fall Update

Pumpkins, vampire-pale skin, and everyone's favorite Halloween czar are on the way.

And Now, a One-Woman Performance of Hamilton in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

And there's a chance you could attend a future performance!

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Will Celebrate the Super Mario Anniversary in March

Who's hoping to make their island into Delfino Plaza?

Starting Screen | An Improved Nintendo Switch Model Would be Right on Schedule

Another day, another report about a new and improved Switch en route.

In Singapore, Free Expression in Games Has Become a Lightning Rod Issue

How Singapore's government is worryingly turning its sights to free expression in video games.

Gaming Rides a Lockdown-Induced Financial High

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Quarterly financials clash with GDC Summer, interspersed by insular policies from the U.S. government and Apple.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Sells 22 Million Units, Eclipsing Smash Ultimate and Breath of the Wild

It's a stunning newfound success for Animal Crossing.

Animal Crossing New Horizons New Fish and Bugs August 2020: What's Leaving and What's Being Added

Here are all the new fish and bugs that have been added for August. This guide includes additions for both southern and northern hemispheres.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Make Bells Quickly (August 2020)

You'll need Bells to pay for all manner of things while building up your island in Animal Crossing New Horizons.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons's Fireworks Are Being Put to All Sorts of Creative Uses

There's neat art, fake distress signals, and... oh, no.

Cooking and Growing Vegetables in Animal Crossing: New Horizons Have Been Datamined

From an ever-reliable dataminer, at that.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Back Up and Restore Island Save Data

Thanks to a post-launch update you can now back up your island save data in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to back up your save and then restore it if you need to do so.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Gets Fireworks Shows and Dream Islands This Week

One of New Leaf's best features is coming to islands this week.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Is Finally Getting Island Backups

Save data transfers are coming sometime this year, too.

Nintendo Has Had a Strange Year Even by the Standards of 2020

As the pandemic wears on and next-gen consoles approach, the Switch's release schedule is one big question mark.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons's Swimming Update Accidentally Allows for Ocean Heists

Griefers can now strike by land and by sea.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: Deep Sea Creatures List

There are 40 deep sea creatures to catch in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's all of the info you'll need to catch them all.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get Pearls

Pearls are a rare crafting material introduced as part of Animal Crossing New Horizons first Summer update. Here's how to get Pearls.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: Mermaid Recipes List

We detail all of the Mermaid Recipes you can get in Animal Crossing New Horizons.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: Where to Find Pascal

The deep-sea diving otter called Pascal has been added to Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's where to find them.

New Report Says Nintendo Is Cooling on Mobile Games

With the Switch doing well, it seems Nintendo's not sure it needs to push hard on mobile.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Crosses 10 Million Digital Sales Worldwide

Overall sales are still sitting at 13 million worldwide, as of May.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Ribbon Eel

The Ribbon Eel is a pretty awesome looking creature that you can catch in the Summer months of Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to catch one.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons' Wedding Season Event is a Wonderful Pastel Toybox

The latest event has shades of Happy Home Designer.

Animal Crossing New Horizons Beginner's Guide and Walkthrough

Your one-stop shop for all of our guides on Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's a beginner's guide, and walkthrough.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Unlock Island Designer

Later on in Animal Crossing New Horizons you'll gain access to the Island Designer app for your NookPhone. Here's everything you need to know.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch Mosquitoes

With Summer comes annoying, buzzing and biting Mosquitoes. Here's how to catch them.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: Summer Shell DIY Recipes List and How to Get Them

Summer means a whole host of new features have been added to Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's what you need to know about Summer Shells and the DIY Recipes they're used in.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Whale Shark

The Whale Shark is one of the largest fish you can catch in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to get your hands on one.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Start the Wedding Season Event, What Rewards Are There?

Players can take anniversary photos in the new Wedding Season event.

Who Is the Best New Nintendo Character of the Past Decade?

Some amazing Nintendo characters have surfaced in the past ten years alone. Which one takes the top spot?

Danny Trejo Will Be a Talk Show Correspondent... In Animal Crossing: New Horizons

He'll be appearing more often on the popular Animal Talking.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons' Stamp Rally Won't Take Long to Finish

Like the May Day maze, you'll probably knock this out in a single sitting.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: International Museum Day and Stamp Rally Rewards

We tell you everything we know about the International Museum Day Event and the Stamp Rally.

The Musicians of Animal Crossing: New Horizons Unite for a Digital Performance

The vibes of this performance, reader? They're extremely good.

The Appeal of Evil in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

One, two, Tom Nook's coming for you...

Nintendo Releases Tons of Wallpapers to Brighten Up Your Zoom Calls

The viral Apocalypse just got a little more cheerful.

Animal Crossing Cat Cosplay Items Will Encourage Your Cat to Pee in Your Shoes

Dress up your kitty in Animal Crossing: Mew Horizons apparel and die a warrior's death.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Localizer Explains the Origins of Infamous Sea Bass Joke

Rob Heiret says "it's been humbling" to see New Horizons take off, but he's also a bit tired of the sea bass.

YouTube Gaming's Short Term Memory Strikes Again

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | YouTube's latest exclusivity deal is a reminder that it will choose money over not giving racism a platform every chance it gets.

Inside the Wild, Sometimes Shady World of Animal Crossing's Trading Sites

Players are chasing illustrious profits through trading sites.

Even Blathers is Making Fun of the Washington NFL Team's Inability to Sell Tickets Now

The Detroit Lions unveil their upcoming schedule with a little help from Animal Crossing: New Horizons.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: What Counts as a Clifftop River?

There are a few species of fish that will only appear in clifftop rivers. Here's what counts as a clifftop river.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Golden Trout

The Golden Trout is one of the rarest river-dwelling fish you can catch in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to catch one.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Has Sold 13 Million Copies in 6 Weeks

Nintendo's latest is a historic success.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Banded Dragonfly

We show you how to catch a Banded Dragonfly to sell or donate to Blathers.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Rosalia Batesi Beetle

We explain how to catch a Rosalia Batesi Beetle without leaving your island.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Fans Made a Fake Nintendo Direct to Share Their Features Wishlist

If crafting's become the bane of your existence, this video's for you.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Scorpion

We explain how to catch a scorpion, one of the most dangerous bugs in Animal Crossing New Horizons.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Violin Beetle

We explain how to catch the long-necked Violin Beetle in Animal Crossing New Horizons.

How We're Feeling About Animal Crossing: New Horizons After Its First Full Month

We're over 30 days from the launch of Animal Crossing: New Horizons. How have its inaugural days been?

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Queen Alexandra's Birdwing

We explain how to catch one of the rarest butterflies in Animal Crossing New Horizons, the Queen Alexandra's Birdwing.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Mahi-Mahi

Mahi-Mahi are one of the more impressive fish in Animal Crossing New Horizons, but we can show you where to catch them.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Giant Trevally

We explain how to catch one of New Horizons' larger fish, the Giant Trevally.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Catfish

We show you how to catch a catfish for yourself in Animal Crossing New Horizons.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Frog

We explain how to catch a frog and what it's worth when sold.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Rainbowfish

This colorful, tiny fish is very hard to get, but we can show you how to catch your own rainbow fish.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Nibble Fish

One of the smallest fish in Animal Crossing New Horizons, we'll explain how to catch your own Nibble Fish.

Starting Screen | My Morning Animal Crossing: New Horizons Routine Has Become My Mental Safety Net

Every day I follow the same route, and it has become my drip feed of normalcy.

There's an Animal Crossing: New Horizons Island Planner Game on Itch.io

Island Planner lets you organize things exactly how you want them.

How to Move Buildings in Animal Crossing New Horizons

Is there a house or building you'd like to move in Animal Crossing New Horizons? Here's how to do it.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Great Purple Emperor

We explain how to catch one of Animal Crossing New Horizons' rarest insects, the Great Purple Emperor butterfly.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch an Angelfish

We'll explain how to catch the elusive angelfish in our step-by-step guide.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Betta

These small, tropical fish are difficult to find, but we can show you how to catch a betta of your own.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Pondskater

We show you how to catch the spindly water bug known as the pondskater.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Diving Beetle

We show you how to catch one of New Horizons' aquatic insects, the diving beetle.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get Through the May Day Maze

There's an event being added to Animal Crossing New Horizons as part of May Day. Here's what you need to know.

Today's Your Last Chance to Get Tarantulas and Other Creatures in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Get your tarantulas, tuna, and marlin before they go away for a few months.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get Raymond

We show you how to get Raymond, the grey cat villager, to come to your island.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Delete Save Data and Island

If you'd like to delete any player data, or your island itself, you'll need to speak to Tom Nook. here's how deleting data works in Animal Crossing New Horizons.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get a Vaulting Pole

Certain areas of your island in Animal Crossing New Horizons will be blocked off by rivers. Here's how to get a vaulting pole and cross them.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get Pitfall Seeds

We show you how to unlock pitfall seeds and craft your own traps.

Animal Crossing New Horizons Gulliver: How to Find 5 Communicator Parts

Gulliver will wash ashore from time to time. Here's how to find his communicator parts and help him off your island.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get Villagers to Leave Your Island

Space is limited on your island in Animal Crossing New Horizons, so if you're not vibing with another villager you'll want to convince them to leave. Here's how to get villagers to leave.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Change Nicknames

We explain how to change the nicknames your villagers will call you.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Tuna

You can make a good amount of Bells by catching Tuna in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to do so.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: When Does Kicks Come to Your Island?

Kicks the skunk is a traveling vendor who sells shoes, socks and bags. Here's all the details you need to know about him.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Blue Marlin

The Blue Marlin is worth a lot of Bells if you manage to catch one. Here's how to do so.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: When Does Label Come to Your Island?

We'll explain here when Label, the third Able sister, will show up on your island and how you can present her the clothes she wants to see.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get Rid of Cockroaches

We explain how to get rid of any cockroaches in your own home, and if you can catch them.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get Gold Nuggets

Gold Nuggets are an extremely lucrative resource to seek out in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's where to get Gold Nuggets.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: What Are the Glowing Spots on the Ground?

You may come across a glowing Spot in the ground while exploring your island in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's what you need to do.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Improve Your Happy Home Academy Score

We show you how you can improve your home and raise its rating with the Happy Home Academy.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: KK Slider Song List

KK Slider has a lot of songs behind him. Here's the full song list, as well as how you can collect them all.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Grow Money Trees

There are trees in Animal Crossing New Horizons which can grow bells on them. Here's how to plant your own money trees.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Use Amiibo and Amiibo Cards

We take you through New Horizons' amiibo support and what they do in the game.

Looking Back on April 2020 in a Decade Will Be a Wild Experience

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Someday we'll all look back at this and laugh at the dog wearing a sombrero.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: When Is the Next Seasonal Event? (April 2020)

We show you the upcoming schedule for in-game events and updates for New Horizon.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get All Gold Tools

You can get gold tools by completing certain achievements. Here's how to unlock them.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Spot Counterfeit Art

Redd will attempt to sell you counterfeit art in Animal Crossing. Here's how to tell if his art is fake.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get the Lily of the Valley

The rarest flower in all of New Horizons is the Lily of the Valley, previously called the Jacob's Ladder.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons' Nature Day Has Made us All Weed Dealers

Leif has returned to Animal Crossing, and he wants to buy our weed.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Player Opens Up Island For Turnip Sales, Elijah Wood Shows Up

And he teaches us all a lesson in proper island etiquette.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Find Leif's Garden Shop and Get Shrubs

Leif the Sloth is a new visitor to New Horizon, and he's selling all manner of plants and flowers.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Snapping Turtle

We show you how to catch one of the game's few reptiles, the snapping turtle.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Guppy

Guppies are small, colorful fish that are as rare as they are elegant. Here's how you can catch your own.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons' Latest Update Lowers Bank Interest Rates

To catch out all those cheaters earning decades of bank interest payouts.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: When Does CJ Come to My Island?

Seasports-loving beaver and fish merchant CJ is a staple of Animal Crossing. Here's everything you need to know about him.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: Nature Day Explained

Based on the real world's Earth Day, Nature Day is all about the environment, not to mention getting some good rewards.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Open the Art Gallery

Blathers' Museum now has an art gallery dedicated to displaying fine art.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Find Redd's Treasure Trawler

Redd returns to the series as a pirate selling antique treasures. Here's everything we know so far.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get Hedges

If you ever wanted your own hedges and hedgerows for the garden, now you can.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Coelacanth

We show you how to catch one of the game's rarer and older fish.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Chop Down Trees

At times, you'll need to clear space on your island by cutting down trees in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to do so.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: When Does Flick Come to Your Island?

Flick the chameleon is a roaming trader who loves to deal in bugs and bug-themed art. Here's all the details you need.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: 'If You Could Only Bring ONE Thing With You' Question - What Does It Mean?

There's a question you'll get while starting up in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to answer it.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: Choosing the Best Island Layout

When starting up in AC New Horizons you'll get to choose your island layout. Here's what you need to know.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Change Nook Phone Case

You can change the case on your Nook Phone in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Change Your Town Tune

Your island in Animal Crossing will have its own island tune. This can be changed to anything you'd like, and here's how.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: Can Your Slingshot Break?

We take a look at how durable the Slingshot is in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Can it break?

Animal Crossing New Horizons: Can You Change Your Name?

The first thing you'll do in AC New Horizons is set your name and birthday. But can you change it after the fact?

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Change the Camera Angle

Animal Crossing New Horizons has a mostly fixed camera angle, but there are some small tweaks you can make. Here's how to change the camera angle.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get a House

You'll eventually outgrow your tent in Animal Crossing. Here's how to get your first house.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Break Rocks

You'll need to clear rocks from your island if you want to build where you want. Here's how to break them.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Build the Museum

Blathers will come and set up a museum on your island in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to unlock the museum.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Gets New Merchants, a Museum Expansion, and More This Week

Fine art, shrubs, and non-Bunny Day events will keep us all busy.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get Bamboo Pieces and Young Spring Bamboo

We show you how to get bamboo pieces and young spring bamboo.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get The Able Sisters Tailor Shop

You can build a Tailor Shop on your island in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to open The Able Sisters shop.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Flea

These little bloodsuckers can be hidden on your own island. We'll show you how to find them.

It's Unlikely Animal Crossing: New Horizons' Flick and C.J. Are Strictly Business Partners

Flick and C.J. are roommates ("Oh my God, they were roommates"), but they're also more depending on which canon you subscribe to.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch an Atlas Moth

Farming Atlas Moths is a really great way to make money in Animal Crossing New Horizons. They're pretty easy to catch too, here's how.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: Will There Be DLC?

We cover look at the possible downloadable expansions and future content for New Horizons here.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Mole Cricket

Mole Crickets are very hard to catch, but if you use your ears you'll be able to find one. Here's how to catch a mole cricket.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Datamine Reveals Some Potential New Features

But take them with a pinch of salt.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch Ants

One of the smallest bugs in Animal Crossing are also one of the hardest to find. Here's where you can catch your own ants.

Animal Crossing New Horizons Nook Miles List

Here’s everything you need to know about Nook Miles.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Upgrade Nook's Cranny

You can upgrade your Nook's Cranny shop in Animal Crossing New Horizons, allowing for more new items to be displayed each day. Here's how.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch a Fly

If you want to catch a basic fly for your museum, you'll need to know how to make them spawn.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get a Ladder

Some of your island will be obstructed by cliffs and high-up areas. Here's how to get a ladder to climb them.

The ESRB Was Finally Badgered Into Doing the Right Thing About Loot Boxes This Week

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Ratings board seems to be less responsive to complaints from people who know what they're talking about.

Monterey Bay Aquarium is Using Animal Crossing: New Horizons' Museum in a Unique Way

All the info makes my heart flutter (hoo).

Nintendo Now Lets You Remap Controls on the Switch's Joy-Cons

You can also change them for the Pro Controller, but not for third-party alternatives.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: Bunny Day Recipes List

There are a variety of new crafting items available as of Bunny Day in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's what we've found so far.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Sales Halted at Major Chinese Retailer

Users' pro-Hong Kong protest art could be part of why it's been delisted.

Strange Dialogue Suggests Animal Crossing: New Horizons Might Get an Art Gallery Update

Fish, bugs, and fossils are nice, but don't you miss Redd's tent?

This Animal Crossing: New Horizons Island is an Amazing Reproduction of Earthbound's Onett

You can't fish hamburgers out of the trash cans, though.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Turnip Trackers Are Getting Pretty Sophisticated

The stalk market has always been serious business, and now it's very easy to make a profit.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Fans Have a Use for its Silliest Item Thanks to Tiger King

Netflix's true-crime documentary about big cat traders is spurring odd and occasionally concerning Animal Crossing crossovers.

Latest Animal Crossing: New Horizons Patch Fixes a Pesky Balloon Bug

Unleash the balloons once again.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Emanates Powerful Flip Phone Nostalgia

Anything worth saying can be said in three words and an acronym.

Tarantula Island is Dead. Long Live Tarantula Island

A PSA for Animal Crossing: New Horizons players: A new bug has crushed our self-made tarantula island dreams.

Here's a Mariah Carey Music Video Recreated in Animal Crossing: New Horizons' Photopia

These two things definitely belong together.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons is Fast Becoming a New Way for Hong Kong Protesters to Fight for Democracy

The COVID-19 pandemic has halted public demonstrations, so protesters are taking their cause to Animal Crossing.

Someone's Recreated Hyrule in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Terraforming your way to the past.

Animal Crossing New Horizons Bunny Day: Egg Types, Start Time, and a Fix For if it Won't Start

Bunny Day is the first event to be added to Animal Crossing New Horizons post-launch. It looks like a fun time, here's when it starts.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get Cherry Blossom Petals

It's officially cherry blossom season in Animal Crossing New Horizons which means you can collect Cherry Blossom Petals. Here's how.

USG Game of the Month for March 2020: Animal Crossing: New Horizons Rebuilt Our Shorn Social Connections

GAME OF THE MONTH | March's best game won over even the Animal Crossing skeptics on the staff.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: What to Do If You're Stung by Wasps

If you go around shaking trees, you're likely to get stung by wasps eventually. Here's how to cure yourself.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get Rid of Tree Stumps

If you need to clear out some space on your island, you'll need to take care of any pesky tree stumps there are lying around. Here's how to dig out Tree Stumps.

This Very Useful Chart Is a Handy Guide to Animal Crossing: New Horizons' Mystery Islands

Now you'll have no excuse for being blindsided by a haven for tarantulas.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get Rusted Parts

You'll need Rusted Parts to craft certain furniture items in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's where to get them.

What's The Best Animal Crossing Fruit?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Are you a pear defender? #PeachSquad? Let us know!

It's Not Game Over for GameStop Just Yet

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Reports of the retailer's imminent demise have been mildly exaggerated.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Player Invents the Most Diabolical Prank Possible

It may be highly specific, but it is masterful.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Players Can Skip Ahead to Cherry Blossoms After the New Patch

If you don't want to be spoiled on how this cute Spring foliage works, look away.

Competitive Musical Chairs Brings Out the Beast in Animal Crossing: New Horizons Players

All around the mulberry bush, the monkey chased the weasel. The monkey grabbed his elephant gun...

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Gets Details on April's Bunny Day and Earth Day Updates

Maybe on Earth Day we should stop ransacking other islands for resources.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Patch Eliminates a Duplication Exploit

Nintendo is cracking down on some cheaters.

USG Notebook: Nintendo Switch Is Selling Out As Players Hunker Down

Stores are seeing shortages of the Switch.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Change Your Front Door

You can change the color and style of your house's front door in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how.

In Japan, Animal Crossing: New Horizons Is the Biggest New Game for the Switch

Selling a grand total of 1.8 million units in three days.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons "Swap Shops" Make Trinket Trading Fun

Take a bench, leave a bench.

Stop Cheating in Animal Crossing: New Horizons, You Ghouls

Animal Crossing has shown the true side of my friends.

Dress Up as Fire Emblem House Leaders in Animal Crossing: New Horizons With These QR Codes

Bring Byleth, Dimtri, Edelgard, and Claude to your island.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Scan QR Codes and Share Your Designs

QR codes can be used to add custom designs from older Animal Crossing games into Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to download custom designs using QR codes.

Starting Screen | Animal Crossing: New Horizons' Opening Weekend Was Amazingly Wholesome Fun With Friends

A wonderful weekend with Animal Crossing, the return of Half-Life, and everything else happening in a busy week for games.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Has an Island That Spawns Infinite Tarantulas Because God Is Dead

They told me they were taking me to Infinite Kitten Island!

Animal Crossing New Horizons: What Do Wands Do?

Wands are one of the stranger aspects of Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's everything you need about wands.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons is Already Setting Sales Records

In the UK and Japan, New Horizons is outselling everything else.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: Roof Colors and How to Change Them

You can change your Roof Color in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how.

We Have Our First Wedding in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Coronavirus be damned, the show must go on.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: What Fruits Can You Get On Your Island?

When you start up in Animal Crossing New Horizons you'll be given a certain type of fruit that will grow on your island. Here are the options.

What Game Are You Playing This Weekend?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | It's a big day for games today! What game is keeping you company?

You Can Now Use the NookLink App to Streamline Your Animal Crossing: New Horizons Experience

Should you really let Tom Nook collect your data, though?

Animal Crossing New Horizons: What to Do Each Day

If this is your first time playing Animal Crossing, or if it's been a while, you may find yourself needing some direction in terms of what to do each day. Here's what we've found to be a good daily routine.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Build and Unlock Nook's Cranny

Nook's Cranny is the main store that opens up part way into AnimalCrossing New Horizons. Here's how to open up the Nook's Cranny store.

Animal Crossing New Horizons Controls List

We break down all of the controls in Animal Crossing New Horizons.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Send Mail and Presents

You can send postcards and gifts to other residents in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get the Balloon Presents

While exploring your island in Animal Crossing New Horizons you may notice some balloons floating around. They're carrying presents, here's how to shoot them down.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get More Villagers to Live on Your Island

You'll only start with two neighbours in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to convince more people to come live with you.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get a Shovel

You'll need a shovel to get going in Animal Crossing New Horizons, though you won't have one at the start of the game. Here's where to get one.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get Iron Nuggets

Iron Nuggets are one of the most important resources you can collect in AC New Horizons. Here's how to get it, and some info on the best ways to farm Iron Nuggets.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Unlock Reactions

Reactions are a great way to interact with your fellow neighbours in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to unlock them.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: What is the Max Number of Villagers?

You'll inherit a beautiful deserted island in Animal Crossing New Horizons, though it will have limited space available for houses. This means there's a max number of villagers that can live on your island, and here's exactly how many.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Build Bridges

Bridges will allow you to access all areas of your Animal Crossing New Horizons island with ease. Here's how to build bridges.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Build Inclines

Inclines can be used to make cliff areas more accessible on your Animal Crossing New Horizons island. Here's how to build inclines.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: Can You Change Your Island Name?

Naming your island is one of the first things you'll do in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Can you change it later on?

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Save Your Game

Saving can be a little confusing in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to save your game.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get Medicine

If you run into trouble while exploring in Animal Crossing New Horizons you may need to craft some medicine. Here's how to do so.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get Star Fragments

You'll need Star Fragments to build wands in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's where to get Star Fragments.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get Fossils

Fossils are back for Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's what you need to know.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get an Axe

You'll need an axe to chop down trees in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to make them.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get KK Slider to Visit Your Island

Everyone's favorite musician will visit your island if he thinks it's good enough. Here's how to get KK Slider to visit.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get a Fishing Rod and Catch Fish

You won't have a fishing rod when you start out in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to get your hands on one.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Build Fences

You can brighten up your island in Animal Crossing New Horizons by building fences. Here's how.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Use Custom Designs and Pro Designs

Custom Designs can be applied to a wide range of items in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to use Custom Designs and Pro Designs.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Catch Tarantulas

Tarantulas are pretty scary when you come across them in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to catch them.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Customize Items

You can customize items in Animal Crossing New Horizons using Customization Kits. Here's how.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Build Paths

If you want to lay down paths on your island in Animal Crossing New Horizons, make sure you check out this guide.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Buy and Sell Turnips

Turnips are a good, albeit risky way to make Bells in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to buy and sell Turnips.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Plant Flowers and Trees

You'll want to plant trees and flowers to make your island look as natural as possible in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get Isabelle to Come to Your Island

Isabelle won't be on your island when you first start out in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to get her to make the trip over.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: Where to Get Tree Branches

Tree Branches are extremely important for crafting in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's where to find them.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Get Hardwood, Softwood and Wood

You'll need wood to make a wide variety of items in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's where to get Hardwood, Softwood and Wood.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Increase Inventory/Pocket Space

You'll start off with pretty meager space to keep all of your items in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how to increase pocket space.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Sprint

You can get around your island faster in Animal Crossing New Horizons by sprinting. Here's how to do it.

GameStop Says Its Stores Should Stay Open Because They're "Essential Retail"

Despite the pandemic and pressure from authorities, GameStop wants to stay open.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Players Can't Skip to Events Using Time Manipulation

"Time travel" powers are useless here.

GameStop Is Selling Doom Eternal a Day Early to Cut Down on Big Crowds

Animal Crossing fans will still need to wait until tomorrow.

USG Notebook: Signs Point to Another Nintendo Direct As Early as Next Week

Reports are hopeful for more Nintendo news soon.

All the Ways You Can Prepare for Animal Crossing: New Horizons Before Launch

Thanks to fan tools and the archives of Animal Crossing: New Leaf-era QR code sharing, there's a lot of ways to prepare for New Horizons' launch later this week.

You Can Preload Animal Crossing: New Horizons' Day One Update Before Launch

The catch is that you need to have purchased it via the eShop.

Report: GameStop Cancels Midnight Release Events "Until Further Notice"

One of the retailer's major draws is going away during the coronavirus crisis.

Nintendo's Online Services Down for the Switch, 3DS, and Wii U

No eShop, no updates, no Tetris 99 (or any other multiplayer, for that matter).

Starting Screen | It's a Relief to Have Video Games Right now

With human-to-human contact discouraged, luckily online games give us the hangout spaces we need.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Review: The Only Debt You'll Want to Stay In

In times of crisis, at least we'll have Animal Crossing.

A Fan-Made Animal Crossing: New Horizons Map Tool Gives You a Head Start on Your Island Home

I'll put a house over here, and a tree over there...

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Appears to Let You Decorate Your House With Animated Wallpaper

That'd probably cost a fortune in real life, but finding the bells shouldn't be too hard.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons’ Able Sisters Shop Sells More Clothing Than Ever Before

On top of sorely needed improvements for inclusivity's sake, New Horizons just gives you way more freedom in character customization.

These Isabelle and Doomslayer Animations Are Adorable

Isabelle firing a shotgun? Yes please.

A Doom Crossover Would Be up to Nintendo, but id Sure Loves Those Animal Crossing Memes

Executive Producer Marty Stratton talks id Software's relationship with Nintendo, the state of Doom Eternal's Switch port, and more at PAX East 2020.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Might Have Genders After All Among Other New Details From PAX East

With a new demo at PAX East, fans are finally getting their hands on the latest Animal Crossing.

New Details for Animal Crossing: New Horizons' Museum and Messages in a Bottle Revealed

You'll be able to get 'DIY Recipes' through the bottles.

Animal Crossing New Horizons: Character Customization and How to Change Your Appearance

There's a bunch of customization options for your character in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's what you can choose from, along with how to change your appearance later on in the game.

Here's Animal Crossing: New Horizons' Character Creator in Action

You can change your character later on by interacting with a mirror.

Is Animal Crossing New Horizons Going to Be On Nintendo 3DS and 2DS?

We look at whether the newest Animal Crossing will be available on other handheld devices.

Roald is the New Star of the Animal Crossing Community

There's a new star on the block.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Will Have the Most Villagers at Launch of Any Title in the Series

Yes, you'll have plenty of folks to talk to beyond Tom Nook and Isabelle.

Animal Crossing New Horizons Seasons

You'll have access to different activities depending what season it is. Here's what you need to know.

I'm Gonna Make Hella Slopes With Animal Crossing: New Horizons' Terraforming

We can finally customize our towns however we want.

Here’s What Isabelle Is Up to in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

So long, government. Hello, Tom Nook.

Your Animal Crossing: New Horizons Save Can Only Be Recovered Once

Hold on to your Switch extra tight.

The Japanese Animal Crossing Direct Had a Few Exclusive Items

An electric guitar popped up in the Japanese Direct.

The Nintendo Switch Online App Can Transfer Old Animal Crossing Designs Into New Horizons

NookLink will help you manage your custom designs and chat with friends.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Will Have a Museum, but Will it Have Blathers?

C'mon bud, join us on the island.

Doomguy and Isabelle Are Teaming Up in Some Adorable Crossover Art [Correction]

Doom and Animal Crossing communities are welcoming each other with open arms.

Animal Crossing Nintendo Direct Set for February 20

Taking us to new horizons.

Animal Crossing's Characters Have Valentine's Day Hugs and Kisses For You

Even that gonif Tom Nook has something nice to say. (Kidding. Nook is all right.)

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Will Use Cloud Backups, But Under Very Specific Circumstances

It'll only be allowed if you lose or damage your Switch.

Nintendo Confirms Animal Crossing: New Horizons is Limited to One Island Per Switch

Here's what that means for you and your fellow villagers.

Those Animal Crossing Joy-Cons for the Switch Might be Sold Separately

I can hear my wallet screaming.

Does Animal Crossing New Horizons Have Local Co-Op?

We take a look at how local co-op works in Animal Crossing New Horizons.

Here's a Wholesome Animal Crossing Birthday Calendar for 2020

Celebrate Isabelle's birthday! Not Tom Nook's.

Animal Crossing New Horizons Release Date, Gameplay, Trailer - Everything We Know

Here's our guide to Animal Crossing New Horizons for the Switch, including the release date, gameplay trailer, and more.

USG's 20 Most Anticipated Games of 2020

From indies to long-awaited sequels, these are our 20 most anticipated games for this new year.

Nintendo Direct Recap: A Deluge of Ports From September 2019 Onward

From Overwatch to Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition, here's a recap of all the announcements.

Nintendo France President: Switch Has the Highest Attach Rate of Any Nintendo Console Ever

The Switch is seeing success all around the world.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Won't Use Cloud Saves to Avoid Time Manipulation

Nintendo knows what you've been up to.

Animal Crossing: New Horizon's Customization Options Prove Representation Can Be Simple

Sometimes it just comes down to letting people play as themselves.

Mr. Resetti Will Be on the Job Hunt in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Animal Crossings' angriest mole won't be tunneling through your front yard anymore.

We've Learned a Lot About Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Including Why It Was Delayed

Here's what we learned about Animal Crossing: New Horizons from E3.