Animal Crossing

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Animal Crossing
Developer Nintendo EAD
Publisher Nintendo
Platforms See below
Released 2001-present
Added to
See below

Animal Crossing is a Japanese multimedia series consisting of comics, films, magazines, music, and video games.


It was originally created on April 14, 2001, by Nintendo Entertainment Analysis & Development.

Fictional character biography

A human villager travels to an area of animals to become the mayor of a town there.

Video games

Title Developer Release System Notes
Animal Crossing Nintendo EAD 2001 GC, iQue Player, N64
Animal Crossing: Wild World Nintendo EAD 2005 Nintendo DS
Animal Crossing: City Folk Nintendo EAD 2008 Wii
Animal Crossing: New Leaf Nintendo EAD 2012 Nintendo 3DS
Animal Crossing Plaza Nintendo EAD 2013 Wii U
Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer Nintendo EAD 2015 Nintendo 3DS
Animal Crossing: Amiibo Festival Nintendo EPD
2015 Wii U
Animal Crossing: New Leaf - Welcome Amiibo Nintendo EPD 2016 Nintendo 3DS Update supporting Amiibo
Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Nintendo EPD
2017 Android, iOS
Animal Crossing: New Horizons Nintendo EPD 2020 Switch
Animal Crossing: New Horizons - Happy Home Paradise Nintendo EPD 2021 Switch Downloadable content

Amiibo toys-to-life figures

Several Amiibo toys-to-life figures based on Animal Crossing characters have been released.

Name Developer Date Released
Blathers Nintendo January 22, 2016
Celeste Nintendo January 22, 2016
Cyrus Nintendo November 13, 2015
K.K Slider Nintendo November 13, 2015
Kapp'n Nintendo March 18, 2016
Lottie Nintendo November 22, 2015
Mabel Nintendo November 13, 2015
Reese Nintendo November 13, 2015
Resetti Nintendo January 22, 2016
Tom Nook Nintendo November 13, 2015

Playing cards

Title Designer Release Notes
Animal Crossing Mini Playing Cards Nintendo 2006 Club Nintendo reward.
Animal Forest Karuta Nintendo 2010 Club Nintendo reward.
My Nintendo reward.