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Animal Crossing (game)

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Animal Crossing
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Developer(s): Nintendo EAD
Publisher(s): Nintendo
Platform: Nintendo GameCube
Category: Simulation
Predecessor: Doubutsu no Mori
Successor: Animal Crossing: Wild World
Copyrights: ©
Release dates
N. America:

September 16, 2002


December 14, 2001


September 24, 2004


October 17, 2003

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Animal Crossing is a Nintendo GameCube game, and the first game in the Animal Crossing series to be released outside of Japan. In Japan, the game was released as Doubutsu no Mori+.


The game is an enhanced port of Doubutsu no Mori for Nintendo 64, with various gameplay and localisation changes in relation to the interface, locations, characters (including new ones exclusive to this version), events and items.

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Main games

Doubutsu no Mori • Doubutsu no Mori+ • e+ • Animal Crossing • Wild World • City Folk • New Leaf • New Horizons

Side games / applications

Clock • Calculator • Happy Home Designer • amiibo Festival • Pocket Camp

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