Nintendo is set to broadcast a new Nintendo Direct episode Thursday revealing new details about Animal Crossing: New Horizons. 

The presentation will broadcast on February 20 at 9 a.m. ET/ 6 a.m. PT. You can watch on the Nintendo YouTube, Twitch, Twitter and Facebook channels. It is expected to run around 25 minutes. Viewers can expect to see an in-depth look at Nook Inc.’s Deserted Island Getaway Package. 

Animal Crossing: New Horizons was first announced in 2019 during a Nintendo Direct presentation. The game adds brand-new customization options and support for up to eight players in local and online multiplayer. 

The game is coming to the Nintendo Switch on March 20. A special Animal Crossing-themed edition of the Nintendo Switch will be released on March 13.

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