As one of the biggest and most beloved series of all time, Animal Crossing places players in their own private island. Making friends, improving your home, and basically living the good life are all big parts of the game, and while the simulation series has gone on to amass a horde of new fans (and memes) with Animal Crossing: New Horizons, there are plenty of unanswered questions concerning Tom Nook, Isabelle, and the rest of the villagers you get to hang out with.
Throughout five console releases and three spin-offs, the growing world of Animal Crossing is definitely more complicated than it looks. Sure, the gameplay may seem simple, but that hasn't stopped a plethora of fan theories popping up on sites like Reddit speculating about Tom Nook’s potentially dark backstory, Coco’s real identity, and more.
There have been plenty of Animal Crossing fan theories to emerge over the years, but which ones do you think (if any) hold any weight?
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Coco Isn't Actually A RabbitPhoto: Nintendo
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Your Character Died And Is Now In HeavenPhoto: Nintendo
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Tom Nook Practices Libertarian SocialismPhoto: Nintendo
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Your Old Pal Lucky Is Actually WalkerPhoto: Nintendo
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The Games Take Place In The Post-ApocalypsePhoto: Nintendo
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Your Character Ran Away From HomePhoto: Nintendo