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From Congresswoman AOC to Lil Nas X: Islands of Animal Crossing: New Horizons is a celebrity-loving destination

Animal Crossing: New Horizons is a very popular game in the community. This allows players to create a whole world of their own. And that makes the game coveted for gamers. Surprisingly, many famous celebrities also share a keen interest in the game.


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Brought to you by Nintendo, the social simulation game can be played on the Switch console. Animal Crossing: New Horizons is the fifth mainline entry in the simulation series. And that doesn’t seem to disappoint players. The larger fanbase and those famous celebrities would be proof of that. Without further ado, let’s dive into knowing the celebrities who love games.


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Animal Crossing: New Horizons welcomed these celebrities into its beautiful universe

Having a social simulation in the video community has its own benefits. And ACNH is no stranger to this fact. From people sharing their islands to discussing their purchases, games establish a platform for interaction.

Thus, these celebrities participated in the interaction with people. One can recognize the prowess of video games to create an immersive yet engaging game. Moreover, it also caters to a wider audience. And here are the examples that can ensure that such celebrities like Animal Crossing: New Horizons:

Elijah Wood

Lord of the Rings fans would like to know that the actor is playing Animal Crossing: New Horizons. Acting like Frodo Baggins, Tolkien’s most famous character, Elijah Wood, was once quoted by a fan of the utopian world.

On April 24, a Twitter user by the name of @directedbyrian tweeted about buying turnips. As reported by the organization Distractify, the Internet user was able to meet the actor. Moreover, he accepted her invitation to visit his island. And met his friends, “sell turnips and pick fruit, free of charge.” So, it looks like the Lord of the Rings actor enjoys interacting in the world of Animal Crossing.

Chrissy Teigen

On April 2, 2020, the American model and TV personality tweeted something that tells us she’s playing the simulation game. She tweeted, “I’m going to chop this guy up and throw him in the river, weighing him down with his own eggs.” This interaction of her with Zipper T Bunny sends waves of humor to the ACNH community.

Guy Fieri

Island owner FlavorTown, Food Network icon Guy Fieri, has made his presence known in the utopian world. Learning from his tweet posted in April 2020, he seems to have provided some amazing dishes to the community.

He tweeted, “I’m here on Flavortown Island checking out a co-run by local legend, Tom Nook! Unlike the houses here, you won’t have to take out a loan to buy these dishes.

Lil Nas X

The community is well known for Industry Baby frontman Lil Nas X’s interest in video games. Recently he became the “President of League of Legends.” And even released a song by the name of “Star Walk” in collaboration with Riot Games. And it looks like Animal Crossing is coming to the favorite shelf of his game library.

As he asked the community via an Instagram post, in February 2020, “Uh, so, do you want to play Animal Crossing?” Guess we know the rapper likes to interact and play Animal Crossing: New Horizons.

Marc Hoppus

As the organization NME reports, “Mark Hoppus performed acoustic versions of tracks from his bands Blink-182 and +44 during a recent Animal Crossing live stream.” Additionally, co-vocalist of rock band Blink-182 Mark Hoppus is a big fan of ACNH.

NME once said, “During a recent Animal Crossing live Twitch stream he hosted with his son Jack, Hoppus entertained viewers by performing acoustic versions of Blink and +44 tracks to accompany the main stream.” Thus, it tells us that the singer likes the melody in the simulation game.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC MP)

In 2020, the new of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez buying a new Nintendo Switch has arrived. And we knew she had started playing Animal Crossing. The United States Rep tweeted about her new game pick.

She said, “Hello everyone! Very new to this. I would like to visit random people’s islands and leave a doodle or note on their bulletin board. Can I do this? If so, how? I open my DMs for the first time since the Zuckerberg hearing for the Dodo codes?” Additionally, the Distractify organization reported that their Twitter followers sent them the code. To exemplify another exciting interaction in utopian land.

Cole Sprouse

“You have to sell these turnips on the stalk market. Who has a good selling price? Riverdale star Cole Sprouse tweeted in May 2020. And it was made clear that the actor has an interest in the Nintendo Switch simulation video game. Thus, the ACNH community welcomed another star to the fascinating islands.


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Sure, celebrities like to break down barriers and interact with the community. And video games become a perfect support. Animal Crossing: New Horizon fans have shown off the user-friendliness they create on the platform.


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Have you ever met a celebrity in Animal Crossing: New Horizons? Share your amazing stories with us in the comments section below.

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