After youíve put the game disc in your Nintendo GameCube with feverishly excited hands, youíll find yourself on a journey to your new hometown and youíll meet your first animal friend, Rover the cat. Just answer his questions and youíll have told him the name of your town and a few details about yourself too. Now to go and move in to your new home! Itís going to cost you thoughÖand if youíve got no money then itís time to take out a loan. Luckily, Tom Nook is on hand with a wad of cash and a few small houses up for sale. He kindly agrees to lend you the money, but youíve got to pay him back!
Well, youíve got to agree, you need somewhere to sleep and he seems a nice enough sort. And so, you get your first house in Animal Crossing. Now itís up to you to earn the money to pay Tom back.
How you do that is up to you! Catch and sell fish and bugs, harvest fruit, run errands for the other animal residents or just gather seashells from the shore. Pay
off your mortgage and you can upgrade your house. In the future, maybe you can have that massive mansion youíve always dreamed of and all the luxury items youíve ever wanted
...anything is possible in Animal Crossing!