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Grass deterioration, also known as animal tracks or desire lines, is one of the new features implemented in Animal Crossing: City Folk. The game is able to keep track of your movements throughout town, and will wear down the grass in certain areas. This feature was originally intended to create paths in frequently-traversed areas, which would add to the town’s own unique character. In some instances, the feature has run amok, nearly completely obliterating all of the grass in the entire town. This process has been dubbed "desertification" by some in the Animal Crossing community. Many players seek to prevent desertification in their towns, not only for aesthetic reasons, but because the lack of grass can become a game-breaking issue, causing some insects, such as the Dung Beetle, or furniture, such as the Snowman Series, to be impossible to collect. (Read More)
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- 11th March, 2018
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- 22nd November, 2017
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- 21st November, 2017
- Pocket Camp Released! - Pocket Camp is now available worldwide on the App Store and Play Store!
- 25th October, 2017
- Pocket Camp - The latest Nintendo Direct revealed the name of the upcoming mobile game (Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp!), as well as plenty of gameplay features and footage.
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This Month's Events
- Spring Cleaning in Animal Crossing (GCN).
- Mother's Day in Animal Crossing (GCN), Animal Crossing: City Folk and Animal Crossing: New Leaf.
- Flea Market in Animal Crossing: Wild World and Animal Crossing: City Folk.
- La-Di-Day in Animal Crossing: Wild World.
- Fishing Tourney in Animal Crossing: Wild World, Animal Crossing: City Folk and Animal Crossing: New Leaf.
- Yay Day in Animal Crossing: Wild World.
Did you know?
- Despite being released late in the Nintendo 64's life cycle, Doubutsu no Mori still managed to sell 213,800 units, making it the 28th best-selling title on the system.
- In Animal Crossing: New Leaf, if the player waits about three or four minutes while riding the boat to Tortimer Island, Kapp'n can be heard whistling Totaka's Song.
- All items in the Spooky Series sell for 10,310 Bells which reflects the date of Halloween in the American format - 10/31.
- The cat species in the Animal Crossing series is the most abundant villager species, at a total of twenty-five villagers.
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