Animal Crossing Series
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Publisher Nintendo
Year of creation 2001
Genre Simulation
Animal Crossing is a life simulator type of series developed and published by Nintendo. In the series, the player plays as a human boy or girl living in a village of anthropomorphic animals, while doing various things such as completing chores, catching bugs, fishing, and much more. The games are known for their high-quality game-play and clock system, as well as the in-game seasons change throughout the year as time passes by. The series has been on many systems such as the N64 (Japan only), GameCube, DS, Wii, and 3DS.

Games and Miiverse communities

Miiverse has many Animal Crossing fans who often draw or roleplay characters from the series. Fans often posts in the Animal Crossing communities as well. There was once an Animal Crossing Series Community until Nintendo shut it down. Now players and fans post in the Animal Crossing: New Leaf Community.

List of communities


  • Animal Forest (N64 Japan only)
  • Animal Forest + (GameCube)
  • Animal Crossing (GameCube)
  • Animal Forest e+ (GameCube)
  • Animal Crossing: Wild World
  • Animal Crossing: City Folk
  • Animal Crossing: New Leaf
  • Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer
  • Animal Crossing: Amiibo Festival