Animal Crossing’s Bunny Day event is on its way back, plus more Sanrio items and new design options. For those looking for new ways to improve life on this island, here’s what you can expect from the April update of Animal Crossing: New Horizons. from March 18.
Animal Crossing: New Horizons April Update
Cake and Sanrio
The “April update“starts a little early with March 18th, where a 1st Birthday Cake Element is added to commemorate one year of Animal Crossing: New Horizons. Once the update is installed, this cake will appear in your in-game mailbox .
Sanrio-themed items will officially enter the game on March 26 with Amiibo cards from the Sanrio Collaboration Pack, custom design upgrades, and seasonal items focused on Sanrio-sponsored franchises like Hello Kitty. . These cards also bring popular characters to a player’s island like Toby, Chai, and Rita.
You can find out more about what exactly this brings to the table with our previous coverage here.
Custom Pro Design Editor +
The custom design app on the NookPhone is also getting a significant upgrade. Players can use their Nook Miles in the Resident Services area to unlock the new feature, adding more design options, customization options, photo supports, and more. Expansion options have also grown with the addition of 50 new locations, making it even easier to let this creative flag fly.
Custom design portal
The Able Sisters store also has the custom design portal, but you don’t want to go there every time to use it. With the new update, the NookPhone app now has this design feature available right in this in-game cellular device. Look pretty; you deserve it.
With spring in full bloom, New Horizons is getting a ton of new items. With April Fool’s Day, islanders can prank each other with whoopie cushions which will be available from March 26 to April 1.
Pranks aren’t your thing? There are also prom-themed items on the way to Nook Shopping, including special outfits and decorations.
Island tour designer
You know you want to show off this island. After a year, it must be pretty nice now. Now, it’s even easier to do just that with the new Island Tour Creator that’s on its way for March 23. It’s a limited time web service that will be good for this year, but it’s easy to upload videos and screenshots to help you out. create trailers, posters and more for your ever-changing creation.
The Bunny Day Easter event returns on April 4 and will once again give players the chance to collect eggs and craft themed craft items to celebrate the occasion. Like last year, the Nook Shop will also have unique items with one special Bunny Day Event item per day.
Thoughts on April’s Animal Crossing: New Horizons update? What has you most excited about what to expect? Give your opinion in the comments section below!