Animal Crossing: New Horizons has been one of the most popular games of 2020, selling more than 22 million copies worldwide since his debut last March. Spanish and worldwide players can immerse themselves, through their Nintendo Switch, on the conquest of an island that they have to transform into their new home. New Horizons is the second best-selling game in Japanese history, providing a relaxed proposal that has dazzled users and criticism. Now, in addition, is available in Microsoft Store. At least, that’s what has appeared in the company’s digital store, where the title is sold for 2,99 dlares. Of course, it is a mistake or a forgery, and we advise you not to purchase this product.
Twitter account Nintendeal has been in charge of discovering this impostor, which even promises to include five playable characters. Of course, the article it’s not the real one Animal Crossing: New Horizons. As we can see in the screenshots, it is actually about a clone of Crossy Road, a viral game that was inspired by Flappy Bird. The aforementioned five playable characters they are just normal animals, and they are not even inspired by Animal Crossing.
The product appeared in the Microsoft Store in March, which means that it has been hidden too long in the digital store. The truth is it’s surprising that I survived so long, Taking into account that Nintendo is quite protective with its intellectual properties. However, now that its existence has come to light, this Animal Crossy his days are probably numbered. On the other hand, these types of “clone products” are a bait for consumers to purchase malicious or deceptive products.
New Horizons: Un fenmeno de Nintendo Switch
The real Animal Crossing: New Horizons is available in exclusive to Nintendo’s hybrid platform. The title assumes a twist for the usual proposal of the saga, inviting users to be part of Tom Nook’s new idea: inaugurate a town on a desert island. A town that we can design and modify to our liking. There we also find new mechanics, such as the manufacture of objects with the resources that we find in the place.
“One of Nintendo’s most beloved sagas returns with his most complete, ambitious and fresh delivery to delight both fans and new players “, we wrote in our analysis. If you have just landed in the game, we also invite you to read our complete guide from tricks and tips.