Nintendo’s ‘Animal Crossing’ comes to iOS and Android

Victor Barreiro Jr.
Nintendo’s ‘Animal Crossing’ comes to iOS and Android
'Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp' is slated for release in November

MANILA, Philippines – Nintendo announced late Tuesday, October 24 (October 25 Manila time) that it was coming out with a mobile version of popular title Animal Crossing

Called Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, Nintendo’s new game will see players interacting with anthropomorphic animals and decorating their own personal campground and camper on iOS and Android devices. 

The game is slated for a November release.

The Verge added in its report that part of the focus for the new title is in building your own furniture for your camp by looking for materials to build with. It will also feature microtransactions and what will likely be some kind of building or activity timer. 

Sadly, it won’t initially be a worldwide release, with the Philippines out of the starting list of countries. Below is the list of countries that will initially get the game:

  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Brazil
  • Bulgaria
  • Canada
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Malta
  • Mexico
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • Singapore
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • South Africa
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Thailand
  • United Kingdom
  • United States

More information on Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is available on the game’s website. Interested gamers can also register for updates and availability in their country on this page. –

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Victor Barreiro Jr.

Victor Barreiro Jr is part of Rappler's Central Desk. An avid patron of role-playing games and science fiction and fantasy shows, he also yearns to do good in the world, and hopes his work with Rappler helps to increase the good that's out there.