Nintendo had confirmed that Animal Crossing: New Horizons was getting its next major update on November 19th, so it was only a matter of time before the update would be released. Well, as promised, Nintendo has released the update, bringing Animal Crossing: New Horizons to version 1.6.0.
This is the big Winter update. It adds the Turkey Day and Toy Day events, new hairstyles and reactions, an added upgrade you can make to your home storage, the ability to visit random islands in Dreams, some seasonal New Year’s Eve items, and much more. The official patch notes are down below.
- Two seasonal events, Turkey Day and Toy Day, have been added.
- Residents can visit Resident Services to put in a request to increase the capacity of their home storage.
- Luna can now offer random dream destinations by selecting the “Surprise me” option.
- A new feature for transferring save data between different systems has been added.
- This feature only transfers save data for Animal Crossing: New Horizons. When necessary, please use the Nintendo Switch “Transfer Your User Data” feature as well. Learn more about save data transfer here.
- The following content has also been added:
- Additional Nook Miles redemption items.
- Additional limited-time seasonal items from Nook Shopping.
- Additional DIY recipes that use seasonal materials.
- Additional Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp collaboration item.
- Other adjustments and corrections were made to improve the game play experience.