Animal Crossing: amiibo Festival is a digital board game experience dedicated entirely to amiibo. In true Animal Crossing fashion, players must collect bells to achieve victory, doing so by landing on specific spaces and participating in events. Boards are inspired by seasons and the events that take place in the span of a typical Animal Crossing calendar year. The game integrates a Happy Points system to give players something to work towards, with results being written to your respective amiibo for the opportunity to expand gameplay on successive sessions.
Animal Crossing: amiibo Festival is the latest game in the Animal Crossing series. This game was met with a poor reception by fans at its reveal, and that only got worse when people felt Nintendo reneged on the promise that the game would be free. It doesn't matter that the free thing was only a rumor… In this spin-off of the popular franchise. players participate in a board game where they select an amiibo to be their character, and navigate a game board over the course of an in-game month. One day passes when all players have had their turn. Almost every day a new event will happen, and half the board will be covered in newly populated special event tiles for the turn. The goal? To gather as much Happiness Points and Bells (money) as possible. At the end of a... Read Review