Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Animal Crossing: New Horizons is a relaxing, adorable respite from reality where you're given an empty tropical island that you can build into your own unique paradise. Here's how to get started choosing a roof color, collecting resources, recruiting neighbors, and everything else you may need to know.

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How to move your tent in Animal Crossing: New Horizons and where to put it

Pitch it. Place it. Move it?

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The 3 best early uses for your Nook Miles in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

A couple of must-have items will make island life a whole lot easier early on.

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Everything you need to make 3 new homes in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Island life is booming.

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How to get iron nuggets, axe, and shovel early on in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

You'll need these essential items to build your island paradise.

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3 ways to access multiplayer in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Live your island life with pals by your side!

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How to find Wisp, your ghostly neighbor in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

This friendly fellow only comes out in the wee hours.

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How to build bridges and inclines in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Reach the previously unreachable.

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Animal Crossing: New Horizons has a time travel cheat, but there's a catch

This exploit comes at a grave cost.

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How to get and use Star Fragments in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

It's always a good time to wish upon a shooting star.

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How to catch tarantulas in Animal Crossing: New Horizons and earn lots of Bells

You can profit greatly from the most frightening critter in New Horizons.

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How to help Gulliver in Animal Crossing: New Horizons and find every part

Gulliver's travels seem quite unfortunate.

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‘Animal Crossing: New Horizons’ Iron Nuggets: 3 best and worst ways to get them

Iron Nuggets are surprisingly scarce in 'Animal Crossing: New Horizons.' We've put together three surefire strategies to make sure you maximize your Iron Nuggets and can craft to your heart's content.

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How to create and share custom designs in 'Animal Crossing: New Horizons'

Put your favorite property in Animal Crossing New Horizons

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11 Final Fantasy VII Remake outfits to wear in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

You might not be able to get a Buster Sword, but you can still look like Cloud.

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5 Rick and Morty-themed Animal Crossing designs you can get right now

Walk around you island looking like Rick Sanchez ... or Evil Morty.

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18 anime-themed Animal Crossing costumes for you to wear right now

A fashion sense to stun za warudo.

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20 wallpaper QR codes to spruce up your Animal Crossing abode

Your stylish villager needs a fitting backdrop.

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10 Animal Crossing: New Horizons QR codes for Stone Paths and other roads

If you want more sophisticated island life in Animal Crossing: New Horizons, then use these QR codes for Stone Paths and so much more.

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10 Sailor Moon-themed outfits to wear right now in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Fill your whole island with Moon Prism Power!

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11 Star Wars-themed outfits to wear right now in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Start wearing Star Wars regalia on your barren island using these QR codes.

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14 Nintendo-themed designs to wear right now in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Look like your favorite fictional pal.

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Everything you need to know about Animal Crossing's Festivale event

Animal Crossing's latest event brings a colorful party to the game.

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How to find ornaments in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

If you want to craft some holiday furniture, you'll have to get ornaments first!

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Everything you need to know about Wedding Season in Animal Crossing

Getting married in Animal Crossing: New Horizons will be a whole lot easier after this next event.

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What to know about Flick's Animal Crossing bug-catching tourney

The final event before summer fully launches in Animal Crossing is yet another Bug Off hosted by Flick.

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What to know about CJ's Animal Crossing: New Horizons July fishing tourney

CJ is coming back very soon, so get ready for some peak summer fishing.

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How to farm pumpkins for Halloween in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Pumpkin season is here!

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Everything you need to know about Summer Shells in Animal Crossing

Summer has never been so shell-tacular.

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Where to find each yellow booth for the Animal Crossing Stamp Rally

Animal Crossing: New Horizons is celebrating International Museum Day with a multi-week event where you collect stamps.

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Everything you need to know about Animal Crossing's Museum Day

It's time to get a little culture, islanders.

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How to navigate Rover's May Day maze in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Here's how to navigate the special island tour and claim the event's prize.

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Leif brought Nature Day to Animal Crossing, so here’s everything to know

Leif is visiting New Horizons islands for Nature Day, and he might stick around for many weeks to come.

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April update could add Rover to Animal Crossing: New Horizons for May Day

Nintendo has hinted that a beloved Animal Crossing character will return for the May Day event in New Horizons, and it's almost certainly Rover.

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Every new creature coming to Animal Crossing islands in September

Every fish, bug, and sea creature broken down by hemisphere.

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5 ways Brewster could save Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Big things are brewing on an island near you.

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Mario Golf: Super Rush already has one huge advantage over Animal Crossing

Nintendo is treating Super Rush better than New Horizons, and it’s baffling.

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Every new bug, fish, and sea creature coming to Animal Crossing in July 2021

Bug out over some new fishy July arrivals!

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Every new bug, fish, and sea creature coming to Animal Crossing in June

Blathers will have a total hoot when you give him these new creatures.

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How to find all 6 Bunny Day eggs in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Bunny Day eggs are back.

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Everything you need to know about Animal Crossing’s Bunny Day 2021

The infamous Bunny Day event returns.

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Everything you need to know about Animal Crossing’s Sanrio crossover

Hello Kitty and more come to Animal Crossing.

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Every single new fish and bug coming to Animal Crossing in March 2021

Bugged to be wild.

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'Animal Crossing' Mario items: How to get all 32 pieces in the new update

'Animal Crossing: New Horizons' has crossed over with the 'Super Mario Bros.' series to celebrate 'Mario's 35th anniversary.

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Everything you need to know about Animal Crossing's Festivale event

Animal Crossing's latest event brings a colorful party to the game.

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GTA 6 could learn 1 crucial lesson from Nintendo's biggest game of 2020

What if GTA 6 ran in real-time like Animal Crossing: New Horizons?