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Animal Crossing: New Horizons Was the Most Tweeted Game in Canada in 2020

Twitter has released its annual 'Gaming Insights' report for 2020, which offers various data on global tweeting habits related to video games. According to Twitter, the great success of Nintendo Animal Crossing: New Horizons it was the most tweeted game in Canada last year. This is not too surprising, given that it was a relaxed and joyous experience that came at the perfect time for many in the midst of the pandemic. Said that New Horizons it is only a game; Interestingly, the rest of Twitter's top 10 consisted of franchises in general.Animal Crossing: New Horizons Call of Duty Fortnite Final Fantasy Grand Theft Auto Minecraft Super Mario Fire emblem The legend of Zelda Genshin ImpactIn the meantime, here are other trends th...
Animal Crossing, Apps & Games, gaming, News, Plants vs Zombies, study

New study finds video games are beneficial for mental health

A new study from England's University of Oxford has found that video games can improve gamers' mental health. Published on November 16, the university article analyzed a total of 3,274 players (all over the age of 18) in the US, UK and Canada who play Plants vs Zombies: Battle for Neighborville Y Animal Crossing: New Horizons. Overall, the study found that the actual amount of time spent playing marked a "small but significant positive factor in people's well-being." Additionally, Oxford noted that players' subjective experiences during play could be an even more important factor in well-being than mere playing time. “Our findings show that video games are not necessarily bad for your health; there are other psychological factor...
3rd Party Applications, Animal Crossing, Twitter

Animal Crossing: New Horizons maintains its place as the most talked about game on Twitter, according to New Insights

Animal Crossing: New Horizons has been dominating the conversation on Twitter this year. In a recent avalanche of Twitter insights, Nintendo Animal Crossing: New Horizons It has been reported to have maintained its place as the number one most talked about game globally on the social media platform. Recently, Twitter's director of gaming content associations, Rishi Chadha, gave a look at the games, esports teams and events that users on Twitter discussed the most in the months between August and October this year. Although not particularly surprising, Animal Crossing: New Horizons kept the first place. Nintendo has continued to support the game with numerous in-game events throughout the year. The 10 most tweeted about gaming around the world are as follows:Animal crossin...
Animal Crossing, iPhone News

Hellmann’s Island in Animal Crossing turns virtual food waste into real food for those in need

As part of its global brand mission to educate consumers on how to reduce food waste, Hellmann's Canada has created Hellmann's Island at Nintendo's Animal Crossing: New Horizons, which offers players the opportunity to turn their virtual food waste into real food for those who need it. Every week Animal Crossing players buy turnips from the 'Stalk Market' which will go bad if they are not sold within the week. From 3 PM EST on Monday, August 17 to 12.15 AM EST on Saturday, August 22, players will be able to visit Hellmann's Island to leave their turnips spoiled and explore the other beautiful attractions on the island. For every spoiled turnip donated on the island, Hellmann's will donate a meal to Second Harvest, Canada's largest food rescue charity, to help provide 25,000 t...
Animal Crossing, Apps & Games, News, Nintendo Switch, Video Games

Hellman’s Canada is raising awareness of food waste with ‘Animal Crossing’

If you are a fan of Animal Crossing: New Horizons, you're going to love Hellman's Canada and Second Harvest's latest food sustainability project. Animal crossing Players know that "turnips" are the most valuable in the game if they play in the "stalking market." However, if you don't sell your turnips on time, they go to waste.That's where Hellman and Second Harvest come in. Between August 17-22, from 3 p.m. ET / 12 p.m. PT to 12:15 a.m. ET / 9 p.m. PT, players can Tweet @HellmannsCanada to get a Dodo code to visit the island and leave his turnips spoiled. For every Turnip players drop off on Hellman's Island, the food company will donate to Second Harvest, Canada's largest food rescue charity. The goal is to donate a total of ...
Animal Crossing, Apps & Games, News, nintnedo

Second Animal Crossing summer update brings Dream Suite and cloud saves

The second summer update is coming out for Animal Crossing: New Horizons on July 30th with three significant new features. The first, and most exciting, is the addition of something similar to the ‘Dream Suite’ from previous titles in the series. Post-update, when you nap in your house, you’ll be transported to a strange realm where the previous caretaker of the Dream Suite, Luna, will help send you to other ‘Dream Islands.’ When you visit someone’s Dream Island, you can do whatever you want because nothing is saved. This is more of a fun way to show off cool island designs to people without them actively playing with them at the same time. Each player will get a ‘Dream Address,’ so if you see one shared online or you share yours w...