I'll Be Honest, I'm Disappointed In "Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp"

I'll Be Honest, I'm Disappointed In "Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp"

It's not as exciting as I was hoping.

If you are disappointed in "Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp," you are not alone.

When the game first came out, I was so excited. I was going to relive my childhood, for I was the queen of "Animal Crossing." I had gotten "Animal Crossing: Wild World" for my Nintendo DS when I was in the fifth grade, and I cared for my town as if it was my child. I plucked every weed in my town and constantly planted new trees. I dug up fossils and was determined to finish all of the exhibits in the museum. I made sure to talk to all of the animals in my town on a daily basis to maintain my relationship with them. If they tried to move out, I spent at least ten minutes trying to convince them not to move.

I looked forward to holidays because I knew that there would be a super cool event going on. I collected every single piece of acorn and snowman furniture, and when I was not playing the game, I was on forums learning about hidden secrets to the game (that sadly never turned out to be true).

Needless to say, I had absolutely no life. But I also was extremely excited to see the release of "Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp."

I knew from the start that it was not going to be nearly as awesome as Wild World. Obviously, a free game for a phone is not going to be as in-depth as a (then) $50 game for the Nintendo DS. However, I was still excited to relive my childhood to some degree, and to be able to play my favorite game once again.

When the game first came out, I immediately downloaded it. I loved every second of it, and I felt like I was back in fifth grade again. I got to walk around and talk to different animals; I was able to fish and collect bugs, and although building furniture took some time, it was not nearly as annoying as some other apps. I did not feel obligated to spend real money on "leaf tickets" to make progress in the game. I was pleased and could not wait to expand my campsite.

However, after a month of playing the game, I already lost all of my interest. I never thought that I would miss the extremely annoying, con artist Tom Nook. He overcharged his loans on houses as well as his items in his store, but having a loan on a camper is so much less dramatic than having a loan on a house. I miss stressing that I catch all of the winter bugs and fish, because the museum is counting on me to complete the exhibit, duh. I miss shooting presents out of the sky with my slingshot and hitting every rock in my town until I found the one magic rock of the day that gave me 10,000 bells. Without having all of these annoying daily tasks, I feel like the game is pointless. I understand that Pocket Camp tries to add daily tasks to keep the game interesting, but it is not nearly the same as the original Animal Crossing games.

RIP Animal Crossing...and my childhood.

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The Internet Is Freaking Out Over A Jonas Brothers Reunion

Their Instagram has been reactivated, and we need answers.

On January 15th, the Jonas Brothers reactivated their Instagram account without explanation.

As a major Jonas brothers fan, I knew almost immediately- and was on the hunt for answers.

This could mean a lot of things, maybe the guys are getting together to make music, they could be coming out with a movie about their time in the band, but the most likely theory is that they are getting back together.

If they did do a reunion, would they only do Jonas brother classics? We all know that two of the brothers have gone on to make big hits in the music industry. It would be a tragedy to not include some of DNCE and Nick’s songs in the mix.

Fans have started looking into the boys lives over the past few month, and some noticed that Kevin has started playing guitar again. A reunion is slowly starting to look like a reality, and the activation of their Instagram is a way of creating hype.

Unfortunately for their fans, none of them have commented on the reactivation of their Instagram account- yet fans are still losing their minds... and their tweets are the best part.

The guys could just be trolling us, but with all the comebacks that happened in 2017, there is a high chance that they are jumping on the bandwagon in 2018.

Until we receive an official confirmation, there is nothing to do but put on your best J Brothers merch and jam to Year 3000.

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10 Songs That Will Remind You Of Your Middle School Crush

You're lying if these songs don't remind you of your middle school crush

Throwbacks are always better than whatever is currently on the radio. Everyone always knows all the words regardless of how many years it has been since they've heard it. They're also always full of memories. Some cute, some cringey, but always funny to look back on. These are ten songs that turn ten this year that will have you thinking about who you were crushing on back in 2008.

1. Bleeding Love by Leona Lewis

This was the ultimate unrequited love song back in the day. If you didn’t listen to this on the bus and think about your crush while starting out the window and pretending you were in a music video, then you’ve never lived. Leona Lewis was amazing and this song was a bop, unfortunately she was a one-hit wonder.

2. Teardrops On My Guitar by Taylor Swift

This was the song that started Taylor Swift’s carer, and ever since 2008 she’s been naming dropping boys in her songs and calling them out on their bs so shoutout to you Taylor Swift. You’ve changed a lot but we’ll never forget the way Drew looked at you and how you faked a smile so he wouldn’t see ten years ago.

3. With You by Chris Brown

This will always been a great jam for the car.

4. No Air by Jordin Sparks ft Chris Brown

I can’t be the only one that used to try to sing both Chris and Jordin’s parts at the same time. This song always got me in the feels back in 6th grade, I don’t even know what I had to be so emotional about back then but this song always got me.

5. Hate That I Love You by Rihanna ft Ne-Yo

Another song that I would try to sing both parts to and would make me feel way too emotional for a twelve year old that had never been in an actual relationship. I definitely hated how much I loved my crush back in the day.

6. Big Girls Don’t Cry by Fergie

Fergie’s Solo album was everything.This song was everything, and it still is if you’re in need of a good cry.

7. 7 Things by Miley Cyrus

I was so jealous that Miley was dating Nick Jonas back in 2008, but this song was so good. Not like me, a random 6th that Nick had no idea existed, had any chance with him. But either way I was salty. Even though Miley and Liam Hemsworth are goals, Nick Jonas and Miley’s relationship will always have place in my heart thanks to this song.

8. Crush by David Archuleta

This guy unfortunately disappeared after 2008 too! I wonder what he’s doing? Maybe hanging out with Leona Lewis?

9. Fall For You by Secondhand Serenade

This song was just genuinely so sad. Still makes me a little teary-eyed. Always wanted my crush to play this on piano and sing to me. But it’s been ten years, so it’s probably a no…

10. Love Story by Taylor Swift

The ultimate love song. No question about it. You wanted a Romeo and Juliet love story just like the one in the song (not like the play with the tragic ending!).

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