Animal Crossing: New Horizons Tommy Wiseau football The Room Twitter QR code The Room

Animal Crossing: New Horizons is selling just phenomenally, outrageously well, so with that in mind, it shouldn’t be surprising if some celebrities are playing the game. Notably, Brie Larson entered a formal partnership with Nintendo on Instagram to support the release of the game. But now we seem to have an unofficial endorsement for the game from a much more fascinating celebrity: Tommy Wiseau, creator of the iconic and legendary film, The Room. He tweeted the following about Animal Crossing: New Horizons:

It’s a screenshot of the video game loaded up with relevant hash tags, which in itself isn’t extraordinary. But the point of interest is that painting hanging on the wall, a reference to a still shot of Tommy Wiseau himself holding a football in The Room:

Tommy Wiseau football The Room

Is Tommy Wiseau actually playing this game, and did he go hunting down the QR code that would let him import the image into Animal Crossing: New Horizons? Or does Wiseau just have a savvy social media person with the game who threw this all together? Whatever the case, it’s a “Mission Complete” for earning our attention.

If you need this iconic football-wielding image from The Room in your New Horizons island, we’ve got you covered.


John Friscia
Head Copy Editor for Enthusiast Gaming. I'm a writer who loves Super Nintendo and Japanese role-playing games to an impractical degree. I really miss living in South Korea.

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