Nintendo's Animal Crossing is dominating the video game world. Fans spend hours discussing every tiny detail on message boards, from describing their character's new clothes to sharing any tips and hacks others might have missed.
If you're one of those fans, you might know more about playing the game than about the Animal Crossing series itself. Tear yourself away from island-hopping and fossil-digging to learn some little-known Animal Crossing facts.
Dharma Dolls Are Based On Daruma DollsPhoto: Animal Crossing / Nintendo
There Is An 'Animal Crossing' MoviePhoto: Dōbutsu no Mori / Toho
K.K. Slider Is Based On The Game's ComposerPhoto: Animal Crossing: New Horizons / Nintendo
'New Horizons' References Super Mario's BloopersPhoto: Animal Crossing: New Horizons / Nintendo
'Animal Crossing' Is Featured In 'WarioWare: Smooth Moves'Photo: Wario Ware: Smooth Moves / Nintendo
'Animal Crossing' Was Originally On The Nintendo 64Photo: Animal Crossing / Nintendo