Plenty of Nintendo franchises lend themselves well to manga adaptations and many of them have gotten them, from the long-running Pokémon series to the acclaimed Zelda interpretations. Animal Crossing is no stranger either, and its latest is getting a localization with Viz Media confirming a new series subtitled Desert Island Diary.
Announcement: Animal Crossing: New Horizons-Deserted Island Diary, a new manga series featuring your favorite villagers, debuts Fall 2021. 🍃 pic.twitter.com/wo5CXHR5xn
— VIZ (@VIZMedia) February 19, 2021
Not much else is known at the moment but from the cover alone we can see that NPCs like Blathers and Wisp will be in it, as well as the iconic villagers Dom and Raymond. We also get a look at Gulliver’s boat!
We’ll be sure to bring you more news on this manga as we approach its Fall 2021 release!