List of amiibos and Compatibility | ACNH - Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Switch)

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Animal Crossing: New Horizons (ACNH) has amiibo support. See the list of compatible amiibos currently available in the game, and learn about the functionalities of amiibo cards and figures.

How to Use amiibo Cards and Figures

1 Invite animals through the Nook Stop terminal in the Resident Services.
2 Tap the amiibo card or figure on your Nintendo Switch
3 Scan complete!

Use the Nook Stop Terminal in the Resident Services

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You can invite animals to your island by scanning their amiibo. To do so, go to the Nook Stop terminal, found inside Resident Services.

Nook Stop Explained

Scan the amiibo on Your Nintendo Switch

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By tapping the amiibo card or figure on the NFC touchpoint of your Nintendo Switch, you can scan the character's amiibo.

Scan Complete!

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The character will appear on the screen and will visit the Campsite!

List of amiibo Functions in Animal Crossing New Horizons

Invite Animals to the Campground

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You can use your amiibos from the Animal Crossing series to invite these animals to the campsite. From there, you can ask if them if they want to reside on your island!

How to Make the Campsite and How to Use an amiibo

Have Creative Photoshoots at Photopia

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You can also invite your guests and neighbors and have crazy photoshoots at Photopia. Dress them up and decorate the stage for the perfect shot!
How to Unlock Harvey's Island and Photopia

Get Character Posters

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After scanning a character's amiibo, you can also get their special poster in exchange for 1,000 Bells.

How to Get Villager Photos and Posters

amiibo Compatibility

Compatible amiibo Get Poster Photopia Invite to Campground
Animal Crossing amiibo cards Series 1-4 ※1 ※2
Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo Series
Animal Crossing amiibo cards (Sanrio collaboration)
Animal Crossing amiibo figures ※1
Super Smash Bros. Villager amiibo figure
Super Smash Bros. Isabelle amiibo figure

※1 Special animals will be available sequentially.
※2 Only general animals can be invited to the campsite on the island.

See the complete Animal Crossing amiibo catalog on Nintendo's official site.
Animal Crossing amiibo Cards and Figures

What are amiibos?

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amiibos are character figures from Nintendo, which you can use to connect a character into a compatible game, by scanning through a Nintendo Switch or 3DS.

In Animal Crossing New Horizons, you can use the amiibo cards and figures from the Animal Crossing series to bring them to the game.

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17 Anonymous4 months

By the way the support table is wrong - You can invite the welcome series amiibos to your campsite.

16 Anonymous4 months

Can you invite K.K to your island? And if so, which amiibo is it?

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