Looking for a video game similar to Animal Crossing? Check out the video games below!


Stardew Valley

Available for checkout on the PS4 and Xbox One. The Nintendo Switch version can be found on the Nintendo eShop.

You've inherited your grandfather's farm, and it is up to you to create the farm of your dreams.As you cultivate your land, you'll meet other townsfolk and help them with their requests, start a family, raise animals, and explore mysterious caves full of monsters and treasure.


Little Dragons Cafe

Available on the Nintendo Switch and PS4.

This game is a mix of Overcooked and Animal Crossing. When your mom suddenly falls ill, it's up to you and your sibling to keep the family cafe open. A mysterious wizard informs you that in order for your mom to get better, you must raise a pet dragon. Together, with your dragon, you gather ingredients in the wild, cook delicious dishes, and manage the many demands of the cafe's customers.


 Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles

Available on the Nintendo Switch. 

You've been shipwrecked on the mysterious island Gemea. The island is afflicted with an evil murk that blights the island. Together, with magical Sprites, you must try to restore the land and help the townspeople with their gathering, building, and crafting. This open world game, focuses on exploration, gathering, and running errands, and has no combat.

My Time In Portia

Available on the Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PS4.

Set in a post-apocalyptic world, you have inherited your father's run down workshop. It is up to you, to improve the workshop, and help out the villagers while you craft items, mine resources, and explore ruins.

Story of Seasons: Friends of Mineral Town.

Available on the Nintendo Switch.

Like other games on this list, you have inherited your grandfather's farm. While growing your crops and raising livestock, you'll make relationships with the people of Mineral Town, fish, and enjoy special seasonal events.


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