Review

Review: Animal Crossing Switch is the game the world needs right now

New Horizons’ comforting life sim has heart and huge additions

Game Director
Aya Kyogoku
Key Credits
Hisashi Nogami (Producer)

Nintendo's comforting life sim is a tranquil haven at a time the world needs it most.

  • As soothing an experience as you'll find in video games
  • Crafting, Nook Miles and land-forming are huge additions
  • Seemingly endless new content
  • Cloud saves are still a big miss
5 / 5
Version tested
Nintendo Switch
Game Director
Aya Kyogoku
Key Credits
Hisashi Nogami (Producer)

Nintendo's comforting life sim is a tranquil haven at a time the world needs it most.

  • As soothing an experience as you'll find in video games
  • Crafting, Nook Miles and land-forming are huge additions
  • Seemingly endless new content
  • Cloud saves are still a big miss
5 / 5
Version tested
Nintendo Switch