Unless you’re living under a rock, you must be aware of Animal Crossing: New Horizons – a life simulation video game developed and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch. The virtual journey allows you to escape on a deserted island and create your own paradise/community with gazillion customizations and tools. And joining in, to the make the game more exciting (and chic) are Marc Jacobs and Valentino.
The designer labels have offered their own outfits for Animal Crossing: New Horizons players as they set off on a virtual adventure. Marc Jacobs took to social media to announce that it had created six designs for the game in staple sugary colors, while Valentino released exclusive Animal Crossing looks which ape 20 pieces from its spring/summer 2020, and pre-fall 2020 collections.
The outfits are part of the Animal Crossing Fashion Archive and players will be able to access them by typing in the codes for the items in-game. Alternatively, those with the Nintendo Switch Online app on their phones can enter them by scanning QR codes to unlock the same items to wear and flaunt on their individual journeys.
In addition to Marc Jacobs and Valentino, several luxury labels have partnered with video game manufacturers in the past. Click here to browse five of the most memorable collaborations between the two.