Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Nintendo Dream Nov 2020 vol.318

This month’s Nintendo Dream post including cover story, character poll, and more. Buy physical copies of the magazine at this link.

Cover Story

Nintendo Dream

Animal Crossing: New Horizons was again this month’s cover story with 8 pages inside the magazine. Physical copies of the magazine includes a free Claude promo card for Fire Emblem ∅ (Cipher) along with a lengthy interview with the voice actor, Toshiyuki Toyonaga. Both physical and digital copies include a reprint of the Les Héros d’Avenir book.

Feature stories

Aleste Collection

Also featured in the magazine this month is the Super Mario 35th Anniversary line-up from the recent Direct, the recent Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity reveal across 6 pages, a brief look at Pikmin 3 Deluxe, a developer interview with the KINGDOM HEARTS Melody of Memory team, 4 pages on Pokémon Masters EX, and a page on Aleste Collection (including new artwork of Eleanor Wiesen).

Nintendo Dream Character Poll

  1. Kirby (Kirby) – 165pt
  2. Mario (Super Mario) – 129pt
  3. Pikachu (Pokémon) – 84pt
  4. Isabelle (Animal Crossing) 
  5. Luigi (Super Mario)
  6. Link (The Legend of Zelda)
  7. Yoshi (Super Mario)
  8. Raihan (Pokémon)
  9. Sans (UNDERTALE)
  10. Inkling (Splatoon)

Voted for by the readers of the magazine. Only the first three characters have their points revealed. Kirby has been number one every month since I’ve been posting these charts! Mario and Pikachu on the rise while Isabelle drops two places. Yoshi and Raihan are the highest climbers for the month.

Nintendo Dream Most Wanted

New Pokémon Snap
  1. New Pokémon Snap (Switch) – 27.1%
  2. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 (Switch) – 21.9%
  3. Pikmin 3 Deluxe (Switch) – 16.9%
  4. Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin (Switch) – 14.8%
  5. Rune Factory 5 (Switch) – 12.4%
  6. Shin Megami Tensei III NOCTURNE HD REMASTER (Switch) – 11.0%
  7. Story of Seasons Series New Work (Switch) – 10.5%
  8. Shin Megami Tensei V (Switch) – 10.0%
  9. Bayonetta 3 (Switch) – 9.5%
  10. Fire Emblem ∅ 22nd Booster Pack (TCG) – 7.6%

Check out previous months’ Nintendo Dream Most Wanted posts at this link.

Theme question

Super Mario
  1. Mario (Super Mario) – 136pt
  2. Kirby (Kirby) – 107pt
  3. Link (The Legend of Zelda) – 87pt
  4. Villager (Animal Crossing) – 16pt
  5. Tom Nook (Animal Crossing) – 13pt
  6. Wario (WarioWare) – 11pt

This month’s theme question is “Who is the most versatile character?”

Next month’s issue

Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity

The next issue of Nintendo Dream magazine (out October 21 in Japan) is set to feature new information on both Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity and Pikmin 3 Deluxe as well as another free Fire Emblem ∅ card for physical purchasers of the magazine.