Animal Crossing Switch release date delayed is one of the major talking points coming out of Nintendo's E3 Direct Presentation.

One of the most anticipated titles for the Switch, Animal Crossing: New Horizons debuted during Nintendo Direct. As the first entry on the console, fans were excited to finally see a gameplay trailer. But there was some disappointing news for fans hoping to get their hands on it this year.

Here's everything you need to know about Animal Crossing: New Horizons' Switch release date.

Animal Crossing Switch Release Date Delayed: New Horizons Pushed Back to 2020

Animal Crossing: New Horizons releases March 20, 2020. Nintendo confirmed they had to push back the release date to make sure the game is ready when it releases.

Other big announcements and reveals from Nintendo Direct include The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening, Resident Evil 5 and 6 being ported, No More Heroes III, and the grand reveal of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild's sequel being in development.

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