Animal Crossing: New Horizons is a life simulation game said to release in 2020 for the Nintendo Switch. It is the sixth mainline Animal Crossing game and the eleventh if spin-offs are taken into account.
The game was first revealed to be in development during a Nintendo Direct hosted on September 13, 2018. At E3 2019 the game's name, Animal Crossing: New Horizons, was revealed along with some basic gameplay. The release date was also pushed back to March 2020 during the presentation.