Nintendo today announced that on February 18, 2020 at 6AM PST / 9AM EST, an special Nintendo Direct will discuss details about Animal Crossing: New Horizons. The announcement was made on Nintendo of America Twitter.
Tune in on February 20 at 6 a.m. PT / 9 a.m ET for a roughly 25-minute livestreamed #AnimalCrossing: New Horizons Direct, featuring an in-depth look at Nook Inc.’s Deserted Island Getaway Package! pic.twitter.com/3j4EaUw8Pl
— Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) February 18, 2020
One of the areas that fans demands clarification is the the island, according to reports, the game might limit players on just one island.
“Please note: only one island can exist per Nintendo Switch console, irrespective of the number of users registered to or copies of the game used on one console,” the page states. “One Nintendo Switch and one copy of the game is required for each unique island.” Reads the official description from Nintendo
The game is scheduled to release on March 20, 2020, and will be available exclusively for the Nintendo Switch.
“If the hustle and bustle of modern life’s got you down, Tom Nook has a business venture up his sleeve that he knows you’ll adore: his brand-new, ultra-exclusive Nook Inc. Deserted Island Getaway Package!
Sure, you’ve crossed paths with colorful characters near and far. Had a grand old time as one of the city folk. May’ve even turned over a new leaf and dedicated yourself to public service! But deep down, isn’t there a part of you that just longs for…freedom? A chance to do what you want, when you want? Then perhaps a long walk on the beach of a deserted island, where a rich wealth of untouched nature awaits, is just what the doctor ordered!
Peaceful creativity and charm await as you roll up your sleeves and make your new life whatever you want it to be.”
The Nintendo Switch Animal Crossing: New Horizon special edition has been sold out, we are thrilled to learn more about what Nintendo has to say in those 25 minutes special Nintendo Direct.