Animal Crossing: New Horizons‘s first free summer season content material replace arrives on July 3. Not solely will the replace convey again one other returning character, Pascal, it is going to additionally introduce the power to swim, and Nintendo has defined how that may work.
Much like in Animal Crossing: New Leaf, you may must have a wetsuit to swim in New Horizons. Following the summer season replace, you may discover wetsuits on the market in Nook’s Cranny alongside the opposite instruments. After you buy one, merely put it on and you’ll take a dip within the ocean round your island.
While swimming, you may additionally be capable of dive underwater and catch new sea creatures like sea stars and backyard eels, which you’ll then donate to Blathers to show within the museum. If you discover a scallop whereas diving, the aforementioned Pascal will pop up, and you may commerce it to him for a brand new mermaid DIY recipe (and a kernel of otter knowledge).
A second free summer season replace for New Horizons is coming this August. Nintendo hasn’t revealed what that replace will include, however the graphic that accompanied the announcement featured fireworks. Longtime Animal Crossing followers will do not forget that there can be a fireworks present each Sunday night in August in earlier video games, so it seems the fireworks present might be making a return as properly.
In the meantime, gamers within the Northern Hemisphere can nonetheless discover summer season shells, a restricted-time seasonal materials that can be utilized to craft summer season-themed DIY recipes. Nintendo Switch Online subscribers may nonetheless declare an unique free rug for Animal Crossing.
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