By Gita Jackson
The update for Animal Crossing: New Leaf has added a range of new Nintendo-themed Fortune Cookie prizes, including a Wii U. While game consoles have been present as items in Animal Crossing since the 2001 Gamecube release, the wording on the fortune that nets you a Wii U is pointed, to say the least.
In Animal Crossing: New Leaf you’ve always been able to win prizes from Fortune Cookies in Timmy and Tommy’s shop. Usually the winning fortune will make a reference to the item you’ll win — a Mario related item might reference a princess being in another castle, for instance.
This is what the fortune that wins you a Wii U says:
Ouch! Hopefully the villagers in Animal Crossing will give the console the appreciation it deserves.