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Build-A-Bear Workshop has teamed up with Nintendo to create two cuddly versions of Animal Crossing: New Horizons characters for game lovers full of beasts.

“We are excited to bring the island fun of Animal Crossing: New Horizons to Build-A-Bear Workshop,” Jennifer Kretchmar, Build-A-Bear’s chief digital and merchandising officer, said in a statement. Transported to a paradise island and ready to have fun with furry friends This collection is suitable for gamers and collectors of all ages! ”

The company, creating your own stuffed animal, is bringing two Animal Crossing characters, Tom Nook and Isabelle, online for some time before being released in stores this summer.

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In addition to Tom Nook and Isabelle, the collection features clothing and accessories inspired by the popular Animal Crossing: New Horizons game for the Nintendo Switch, released last year at the start of the outbreak. COVID-19 before Switch Animal Crossing was released in 2001.

On Instagram on Tuesday, Build-A-Bear posted a “stuffed” video featuring the Veronica and Vanessa twins stuffed with Animal Crossing characters.

The collection is open to the public on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. CST and enthusiastic customers will be allowed into the waiting room half an hour earlier. Everyone in a row will be given a random location before it falls.

While the anticipation of the new launch caused a stir from customers watching Others expressed their disappointment with the characters chosen.

“Disappointed is not a single word,” @mollie_crossing wrote.

@ guildmaster.athena Pay more attention to the feeling that “My disappointments are priceless, and my days are ruined.”

“Are you kidding me, it’s just the two ???” asked @ dont.call.me.megan.

“Just two people? There is hardly a collection. Everyone is looking forward to more: I woke up early for this,” added @charrebi.

And other customers are requesting additional information not provided in the video. “How much are they?” Asked @quackptht, noting that their partner had joined the Build-A-Bear waiting room and was facing an hour-long line.

This set costs $ 51 and includes all five sounds or a theme song for Animal Crossing: New Horizons.

On Instagram on Monday, the company posted about the collaboration following the March 20 tease, stating that the Animal Crossing collection was accompanied by the game marked. “One Year of Adventure on the Island”

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