Taiwanese Police Found The Owner Of A Lost Nintendo Switch By Playing Animal Crossing When Taiwanese police found a lost Nintendo Switch, they thought it would be a good idea to log in to the game Animal Crossing: New Horizons to see if they could find the owner and their plan worked.

Taiwanese Police Found The Owner Of A Lost Nintendo Switch By Playing Animal Crossing

Taiwanese Police Found The Owner Of A Lost Nintendo Switch By Playing Animal Crossing

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When Taiwanese police found a lost Nintendo Switch, they thought it would be a good idea to log in to the game Animal Crossing: New Horizons to see if they could find the owner and their plan worked.

RACHEL MARTIN, HOST:

Good morning. I'm Rachel Martin. The hit video game Animal Crossing: New Horizons lets players send each other messages through a virtual postal system. Recently, that system helped reunite a lost Nintendo Switch with its owner. The South China Morning Post reports that when Taipei police received the console, they had this idea - just hop on Animal Crossing, where they sent virtual messages notifying friends of the owner of the situation. The Switch was soon returned and their island regained.

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