Animal Crossing: New Horizons has been an ideal assist to those who have needed to socially distance themselves and self-quarantine as a result of coronavirus pandemic. So far, the influence that the pandemic has had on Nintendo‘s 2020 launch schedule has been minimal, however which will change. Animal Crossing New Horizons director Aya Kyogoku and producer Hisashi Nogami talked to The Washington Post in regards to the pandemic’s impacts on the sport’s post-launch content material. The pair mentioned that improvement on the updates remains to be going, however there’s some uncertainty. They mentioned that “we’re not sure if we have to shift anything, but I think we have to be flexible”. Currently, the dev staff’s hours have modified in an effort for them to keep away from rush hour practice visitors. Nogami mentioned that “in terms of the development team, I do have to think about their health and well-being as well”.