Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp review

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Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is an iPhone and Android game where you create a campsite and invite animal friends over. You can decorate your campsite with furniture and amenities that you craft yourself, or you can purchase them from the in-game store. You can also visit your friends' campsites and help them out with tasks to earn rewards.

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is a free-to-play mobile game developed and published by Nintendo. The game was released worldwide on November 22, 2017. The game is a spin-off of the Animal Crossing series and is the first game in the series to be released for mobile devices.


The bulk of Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp gameplay comes in the form of completing tasks for the animal friends that visit your campsite. These tasks can range from fishing for a certain type of fish to gathering fruit from trees. 

There are also crafting tasks that require you to combine materials in a specific order to create a new item. The game is a simulation game where the player character, known as the player, is tasked with running a campground. 

The player can interact with various animals, known in the game as villagers, to collect items to use in the campground or to ask the villagers to perform tasks for the player. The player can also decorate their campground with furniture and other objects that they collect.


The graphics in Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp are colorful and cute. The character designs are adorable, and the animals all have their own unique personalities. The campsite decorations are also very well-done, and there is a good variety of them to choose from.

The graphics in Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp are colorful and cartoony. The characters and objects in the game are all designed in a style that is consistent with the rest of the Animal Crossing series.


The controls in Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp are very easy to learn. You simply tap and drag to interact with objects in the game world. Most actions in the game can be performed by tapping on the screen. The controls are very responsive, and I never had any issues with them. 


Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is a very addictive game. I found myself wanting to check in on my campsite every day to see what new items I could craft or what new tasks the animal friends had for me. There is also a lot of room for customization in the game, so you can make your campsite look however you want.

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is a game that can be easily picked up and put down, making it perfect for short play sessions. The game is also filled with secrets and unlockables, which encourages players to return to the game after they have completed the main story.


Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is a fun and charming game that is perfect for players who want a casual gaming experience. The game is easy to learn and play and is filled with content that will keep players coming back for more.

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is a delightful game that I have enjoyed playing immensely. The graphics are charming, the controls are easy to learn, and the tasks are fun and varied. I would definitely recommend this game to anyone who enjoys casual mobile games.


  • The game is free to play
  • Great, cute graphics
  • You can customize your campsite and your character
  • There are fun activities to do, like fishing and gathering
  • The game is constantly updated with new content


  • It can be addictive and time-consuming
  • Some of the microtransactions are expensive