Why Students are Playing Animal Crossing: New Horizons

By Emily Zhang, Videographer

Since release on March 20th, 2020, Animal Crossing: New Horizons has been all the rave for gamers, Nintendo-lovers, and everyone in between. Its endearing graphics and simple gameplay has players engaged for hours. Through the COVID-19 pandemic, students have gotten their hands on the game and three high school students explain why they continue to play.