Thoughts on Animal Crossing (Movie)

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Okay, so, Animal Crossing. It was pleasant. Pleasantly stupid. The first thirty minutes of this movie was fun. Nothing happened, but it was at least watchable. The main character is eh, the other characters are eh, the animation is eh, the sound is nostalgic, since I’ve played the game, so, in essence, this movie was eh, with a splash of nostalgia.

Of course, I’m a critic first, so nostalgia has nothing to do with how I rate things. Kinda-sorta. It’s complicated. I’ll start with the plot. Ai is a new villager in a town called “Animal Village.” Very creative name, I must say. She goes around and partakes in activities that are typical of a newcomer: exploring the town while being forced to work.

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