While the wait for the upcoming final Neon Genesis Evangelion film has gotten much, much longer with the recent delay, fans of the iconic anime franchise have taken to expressing their love for it in Animal Crossing: New Horizons.
Again, like how many other fandoms have been recreated so faithfully and creatively on the hottest life sim game on the Nintendo Switch, there are costume codes that players can use to dress their avatars up as their favourite Evangelion characters.
For starters, here are costumes for some of the main ladies of the series, including Asuka Langley, Rei Ayanami, and Misato Katsuragi:
If you’re more in the mood for suiting up as a full-on Eva unit, there’s even one for Shinji Ikari’s Unit-01:
Here are some pieces of custom art that some talented folks did:
Someone even did their own rendition of the iconic “A Cruel Angel’s Thesis” theme song (Isabelle singing it makes it even creepier for some reason):
Finally, someone recreated the final sequence of the original anime in the game in hilarious fashion:
And of course, since we’re only about three months in since the launch of Animal Crossing: New Horizons, we’re bound to see more creative minds come up with more zany Evangelion designs. We’ve no doubt that this will satiate fans’ anticipation of Evangelion 3.0 + 1.0 when it eventually releases later this year.
In the meantimg, here are some other franchises you can emulate in Animal Crossing: New Horizons:
- Avatar: The Last Airbender costumes and islands
- Avengers x Animal Crossing: New Horizons crossover party
- Anime character outfits from Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure to Naruto and Demon Slayer
- Final Fantasy VII Remake costume makeover in Animal Crossing: New Horizons
- My Hero Academia wardrobe change in Animal Crossing: New Horizons
- Pokémon creations for Animal Crossing: New Horizons
- Star Wars codes for Animal Crossing: New Horizons
- Studio Ghibli-themed outfits
Marion has a serious RPG addiction. Sometimes it bleeds into real life; he forgets to sleep because he thinks he has a Witcher’s body clock. Forgive him in advance if he suddenly blurts out terms such as “Mind Flayer” and “Magic Missile”, because never once does he stop thinking about his next Dungeons & Dragons game.