Animal Crossing amiibo Cards Restock Date

The restock date for Animal Crossing amiibo Cards in Japan will be early June 2020. The first four sets along with the “Welcome amiibo” cards will all be restocked, although not the Sanrio collaboration cards. The cards were originally restocked on March 20, but encountered many sell outs due to the compatibility with the Animal Crossing: New Horizons game. Purchase Animal Crossing amiibo Cards at this link. Screenshots below thanks to GAME Watch.

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Animal Crossing ALL STAR COLLECTION

San-ei Boeki are releasing the officially licensed Animal Crossing ALL STAR COLLECTION on April 22, 2020 featuring plushies of Isabelle, Mr. Resetti, Brewster, Fauna, Bunnie, Rover, Porter, Kapp’n, Timmy, Tommy, and Tom Nook, K.K. Slider, and more. More images added below. Pre-order the plushies at this link!

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Doubutsu no Mori Omoide Ippai Book

Kadokawa Shoten have published an Animal Crossing Book (Doubutsu no Mori Omoide Ippai Book) featuring 80x A4 Pages looking at the Animal Crossing series from the 2001 Nintendo 64 original through to this year’s Nintendo Switch entry. Purchase the book here and use the code JPNINTENDO for 5% off. Also available for purchase is the Animal Crossing Kanpuki Navigate Book (at this link) and this week’s Weekly Famitsu (at this link) with a New Horizons cover and 36 page feature. Check out several sample pages of the Animal Crossing Book below…

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Animal Crossing Lottery Rescheduled

Bandai Spirits have announced that the Ichiban KUJI Animal Crossing Lottery has been rescheduled for May 16, 2020. The lottery was previously planned for March 21. 7-Eleven, Ito-Yokado, and Nintendo TOKYO will host the lottery which will be priced at ¥650 per entry. Prizes include tissue cases, leisure rugs, cool bags, pouches, stackable mugs, design towel, and more. [Thanks, Ninten-Switch]

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Animal Crossing amiibo Cards Restocked

Nintendo will be restocking the Animal Crossing amiibo Cards at the My Nintendo Store with delivery expected by March 20, the same date that Animal Crossing: New Horizons releases. It was recently confirmed that the series’ amiibo and amiibo cards will be compatible with New Horizons. The first four sets will be restocked along with the “Welcome amiibo” cards. The Sanrio collaboration cards will not be sold however. Each pack is priced at ¥330 each with a limit to 10 packs per customer.

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Animal Crossing: New Horizons Amiibo Compatibility

Nintendo has announced that Animal Crossing amiibo figures and cards are compatible with Animal Crossing: New Horizons! Tap them to set up photo shoots with your favourite characters and invite them to your island’s campsite.

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The Animal Crossing Direct Post

Welcome to our coverage of the Animal Crossing Direct with the full presentation to be recapped shortly. The Direct features approximately 25 minutes of new information. You can choose between four islands and northern or southern hemisphere. Each season has different activities. Choose spots for your tent and for other residents. Custom designs are back.

The airport is used to visit other peoples’ islands or invite them to yours. Tom Nook broadcast at the beginning of every day! Nook Miles can be exchanged for in-game rewards. Scorpions join spiders and wasps. Wisp and Gulliver return. Call the Rescue Service to transport to other areas of the island. Happy Home Designer customisation elements. Exchange Nook Miles Tickets to go on a Mystery Tour.

Party Play feature for co-op play. NookLink Nintendo Switch Online app. Use designs from New Leaf and Happy Home Designer. Facilities include the museum, Nook’s Cranny, the Able Sisters’ tailor shop, and a campsite. The game will see free updates with seasonal events and characters. You can pave pathways and construct rivers and cliffs with the Island Designer Construction Permit.

Both amiibo and amiibo card compatibility are confirmed. Photopia feature where you can place models in photo shoots. Limited crossover with Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp announced with special items for each game. No save data but data recovery post launch if Switch is lost, stolen, or damaged. Japanese and English videos added below…

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Animal Crossing Direct Announced

Nintendo has announced an Animal Crossing Direct for February 20, 2020 at 14:00 UTC. The Direct will be approximately 25 minutes in length and features an in-depth look at Nook Inc.’s Deserted Island Getaway Package in Animal Crossing: New Horizons. Global times are 23:00 JST, 14:00 GMT, 15:00 CET, 06:00 PT, and 09:00 ET. It will air on both YouTube and niconico. Video added below…

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Animal Crossing Choco Egg Announced

Furuta Confectionery will be releasing an Animal Crossing Choco Egg in Japan from February 17, 2020 priced at ¥210 per egg with one of 20 animals inside! Images added below. Edit: mystery figures revealed below…

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