Animal Crossing (Switch) Guides

Animal Crossing NPC island visitor schedule in New Horizons explained

When should you expect to see NPC visitors on your island?

Animal Crossing patch notes: What's new in update 1.3 in New Horizons

What's featured in the latest New Horizons patch.

Animal Crossing Summer shell: How to find summer shells, DIY recipes, and the summer shell price explained

Everything you need to know about the bright blue shells appearing on your beach.

Animal Crossing Wedding Season: Heart crystals, wedding event items and the return of Reese and Cyrus explained

Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue and six bells in her shoe.

Which bugs and fish are arriving this month in Animal Crossing?

And everything you must catch before June ends.

Animal Crossing Happy Home Academy: HHA ranks, HHA score and rewards explained

How to make the perfect home layout in New Horizons.

Animal Crossing Bugs list: All bug prices, locations, and how to catch rare bugs explained

All bugs you can catch in Animal Crossing - and where to find them.

Animal Crossing Fishing Tourney prizes, how points and trophy rewards work, and future dates explained

Everything you need to know about the Fishing Tourneys in New Horizons.

Animal Crossing Inventory and Storage upgrades: How to expand and manage your inventory explained

How to go from twenty inventory slots to forty in New Horizons.

Animal Crossing Flowers: Hybrids, crossbreeding and colour combinations in New Horizons explained

How to use cross-pollination to grow hybrid flowers explained.

Animal Crossing Sturgeon: How to catch and find the river mouth location

How to find the fish before it leaves at the end of the month.

Animal Crossing Golden Tools: How to earn and get Golden Tools in New Horizons explained

Everything you need to know about Golden Tools in New Horizons.

Animal Crossing Stringfish: How to catch and find the river clifftop location

How to find the fish before it leaves at the end of the month.

Animal Crossing Turnips: How to get a good Turnip price in Daisy Mae's Stalk Market

How to make some serious Bells by playing the markets right.

Animal Crossing day reset time and daily activities checklist in New Horizons

Everything you should do before the sun comes up.

Animal Crossing QR codes: How to scan custom clothing designs and the Custom Design Portal in New Horizons

Everything you need to know about downloading QR codes in New Horizons.

Animal Crossing's Town Hall, getting Isabelle, change the island flag in New Horizons explained

How to upgrade Residential Services and welcome a familiar face.

Animal Crossing's Museum explained: How to open, find Blathers, and donate objects in New Horizons

Everything you need to know about the Museum in Animal Crossing: New Horizons.

Animal Crossing New Horizons release time in GMT, CEST, EDT and PDT explained

When you can start your island adventure, wherever you are.

Animal Crossing material sources: How to get wood, stone, trash and other resources in New Horizons

Our in-progress explainer on finding crafting components you might need.

Animal Crossing Nook Miles, the Nook Mileage Program and Nook Miles + tasks in New Horizons explained

Everything you need to know about Tom Nook's new business venture.

Animal Crossing seasons, northern and southern hemispheres in New Horizons explained

How your choice of hemisphere affects the seasons in New Horizons.

Animal Crossing tools: How to get an Axe, Shovel, Rod, Net, Slingshot and Watering Can in New Horizons

How to get all the important equipment need to set your island straight.

Animal Crossing New Horizons amiibo support: How to use amiibo, unlocks and Photopia explained

Everything you need to know about amiibo support in New Horizons.

Animal Crossing online multiplayer: How to add friends by visiting and inviting players in New Horizons explained

Everything you need to know about the multiplayer aspects of Animal Crossing: New Horizons.