News and Updates | ACNH - Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Switch)

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This page is your source for all of the latest news and updates about Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo Switch). Come back here often to stay in-the-know!

Free Downloadable Content in New Horizons

ACNH Mario Items

Animal Crossing New Horizons (ACNH) Super Mario Items

In a YouTube video about all the upcoming releases planned for Mario's 35th Anniversary, Super Mario Items returning to the series in ACNH was very briefly mentioned!

You can check out the full list of past Mario and Nintendo Items over here:

Super Mario Items Announcement

List of New Horizons DLC

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Check out the list of all Animal Crossing: New Horizons DLC, including DLC by updates, DLC events, future DLC events, and a list of Exclusive DLC items.
Click to see all DLC content!

Event Updates

Version 1.5 Update

Animal Crossing New Horizons (ACNH) Halloween Update - September 30
New events, features, and items hit in this new Fall Update, releasing on September 30, 2020.

Along with a new visitor, Jack, comes the Halloween event. Candies and spooky items will be available, along with new makeup options and Reactions!

Farming and more will be coming to Animal Crossing: New Horizons! See all update details here:

Halloween and Fall Update

Version 1.4 Update

Summer Update 2 - Fireworks Shows

The second wave of Summer Updates has been announced and will release July 30, 2020.

Among new features, the return of Luna and the Dream suite, as well as a new shop with Redd!

You can see all update details over here:

Summer Update Wave 2

Version 1.3 Update - Summer Update Wave 1 | Swimming and Diving

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An update was announced for Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Switch) for July 3, 2020, which is the 1st part of the summer update.

New features are available including swimming and diving. Sea creatures can now be caught and donated to the Museum. There are also new visitors!

Read summary of new features and visitors added by the update here!
Summer Update Wave 1

Version 1.2 Update - New Visitors and Event Release Schedule

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An update was announced for Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Switch) on April 21, 2020. We have new island visitors, and events from April to June have been announced!

Read the summary of events and items added by the update here!
April Version 1.2 Update and Event Release Schedule

List of New Features

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New features such as DIY, Nook Miles, the vaulting pole, and many other things are introduced and described here.

List of New Features

Bugs and Patch Updates

Maintenance | How to Fix Errors

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We have the latest information on maintenance and errors in Animal Crossing: New Horizons. In addition to information on the bugs or errors currently in the game, you can also see how to solve the problems when they occur.
How to Fix Errors

How to Update and Update Patch Notes

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We have the latest information on Animal Crossing: New Horizons free updates and seasonal events!
Updates and Update Patch Notes

Game Glitches

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Glitches discovered by players in the game are listed here! Each page has step-by-step instructions on how to reacreate glitches, as well as other information such as warnings, and patch updates.

Game Glitches
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Pre-Release Content

Animal Crossing Direct Summary

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Here are the release day highlights from the Animal Crossing: New Horizons Direct.
Animal Crossing Direct Highlights

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Demo

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Nothing was stated regarding the release of an Animal Crossing: New Horizons trial version. Previous titles didn't have a demo, so we don't expect one for New Horizons
Is there an Animal Crossing Demo?

List of Pre-Order Bonuses

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Prior to the game's release was a list of pre-order bonuses, official merch, and peripherals for Animal Crossing: New Horizons.
List of Pre-order Bonuses


Pre-Release Animal Crossing Edition Switch

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Prior to the game's release, there was a sweepstakes to win an Animal Crossing: New Horizons Edition Switch. Did you miss it and want to know if more Animal Crossing Edition Switches are coming? Click the button below for details!
Animal Crossing: New Horizons Edition Switch

How to Pre-Load

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This guide shows you how to pre-load Animal Crossing: New Horizons (ACNH) for the Nintendo Switch, before its release.

Note: Animal Crossing: New Horizons has already been released and this guide no longer applies to the present.

How to Pre-load

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14 Anonymous7 months

good thing my sister will get c copy too. we can visit ea other

13 Anonymous7 months


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