During the 9.13.2018 Nintendo Direct, the last game announced was none other than Animal Crossing for the Nintendo Switch. That’s right, Animal Crossing has been announced and is coming to the Nintendo Switch sometime in 2019.

Check out the Animal Crossing announce trailer below

Tom Nook has a special announcement…! A new mainline Animal Crossing game is coming to Nintendo Switch in 2019!

It’s been a long time since an Animal Crossing game was announced for a Nintendo console, so needless to say this is a big deal. While there’s a lack of details right now, it’s scheduled to release at some point in 2019, so we’ll have to wait patiently for more information.

For another game announced during the Nintendo Direct that is coming sometime in 2019, check out the announcement trailer for Luigi’s Mansion 3 (working title) right here.