It can probably approach as no shock at this point, but will have to you live in Australia and were planning on attending the hour of darkness launch match forAnimal Crossing: New Horizonsat the main EB Games store in Melbourne, unfortunately, the match has now been cancelled.
This determination is unsurprisingly linked to the coronavirus outbreak. According to EB, “due to the authorities restrictions” cancelling large gatherings of 500 folk or more, the launch match will now no longer be taking place on Thursday night. The earliest fans will likely be able to grasp up a physical replica of the game and the Animal Crossing-themed Nintendo Change is Friday morning.
Once you have got opted with a digital replica of the game on Change, obviously this received’t impact you, and you will aloof be able to play when the game unlocks at hour of darkness. In related news, Nintendo’s New York store earlier today announced it’d be temporarily closing to forestall the spread of COVID-19. You can read more about this in our old post.