November 12 Update | Version 2.0.1 Patch Notes and Bug Fixes | ACNH - Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Switch)

Animal Crossing New Horizons (ACNH) - Version 2.0.1

The Version 2.0.1 update of Animal Crossing: New Horizons (ACNH) addressed several bug fixes and will be released on November 12, 2021.

Read on to see the patch notes and bug fixes for the main game and the Happy Home Paradise DLC and more on our guide below!

Latest Update Patch Notes

Ver. 2.0.1 Update (11/12/2021)

Ver 2.0.1 November 12, 2021

The following patch notes are from the Nintendo's official site.

Main Game Bug Fixes

Fixed Issues
  • Fixed an issue that could occur if a player asks to remodel a resident's home while the airport gate is open.
  • Fixed an issue where the Kiki and Lala’s Wand was mistakenly appearing in Nook Shopping as “Not for sale”.
  • Fixed a bug that prevent Coconut Juice and Frozen-Treat Set items from not showing up in the Miscellaneous category for DIY recipes.
  • Fixed an issue where the Flowing-River Flooring would not display properly in Photopia or expanded player homes when placed horizontally.
  • Fixed an issue where some residents would try to cook using something other than a kitchen item in their home.
  • Fixed an issue where residents visiting a player’s home would talk as if they were in the café.

Happy Home Paradise DLC Bug Fixes

Fixed Issues
  • Fixed an issue that would allow players to proceed with the game without designing the school when normally the school would need to be designed.

    If you have save data where you proceeded without designing the school, you can use the following methods to restore your save data to proper conditions:
If you never made the school:

After completing 1 or 2 other jobs, and no other events trigger at that time, the event to design the school will trigger.
If you made the school:

The event for designing the school will not trigger, but the features that normally unlock from the event to design the school (such as furniture items and room size) will become useable when you start your next job.
  • Fixed an issue causing an error to occur when using amiibo to change members at a Happy Home Paradise facility.
  • Fixed a bug where you could receive endless amounts of Turnips from Joan at the hospital.
  • Fixed an issue where the ripe sugarcane plant item would unlock by obtaining tomatoes.

How to Update Animal Crossing

ACNH - How to Update Animal Crossing

Press the + Button on the Home Screen

With the Animal Crossing: New Horizons game selected on the Home screen, press the + button on your Switch to view the game data.

Select Software Update

Select Software Update from the left tab.

You can update your game Via the Internet or you can Match Version with Local Users.

Issues with Updating

If you have trouble updating your game, you can refer to the following solutions.

Check the Game's Official Twitter

You may not be able to update your game due to server failure. You can check the game's official Twitter account for information.

Check Nintendo's Server Maintenance Status

Depending on Nintendo's server maintenance status, you may not be able to update your game. You can check their official website for more information.

Maintenance Updates

We will also keep you posted with the latest server maintenance status here at Game8! Click the link below to view past and upcoming server maintenance with Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Maintenance | How to Fix an Error

Check Your Internet Connection

ACNH - System Settings - Internet
Check if your Switch is connected to the internet.

You can check your internet status by going to the System Settings from the Home screen, and selecting Internet on the left tab.

If the problem persists, you can try restarting your Switch or your router.

How to Check if Update is Complete

Press the + Button on the Home Screen

With the Animal Crossing: New Horizons game selected on the Home screen, press the + button on your Switch to view the game data.

Select Software Information

Select Software Information from the left tab. You can go to the Nintendo eShop to see if your game is up-to-date.

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