In preparation for the vacations, you’ll be able to ship items, and even particular winter-themed postcards to family and friends in Animal Crossing: New Horizons. And you are able to do all of it by way of the in-game mail system at Dodo Airways.
Toy Day Presents
You should purchase toys and different particular items at Nook’s Cranny Dec. 1-25, and Dec. 24 is the large Toy Day event. Anticipate to see loads of festive, holiday-themed decorations popping up in your island all through the month on the Resident Providers plaza, Nook’s Cranny, and extra.
The Toy Day objects that seem in Nook’s Cranny will come in numerous coloration variations. As with most holiday-themed objects, you’ll be able to solely choose up one explicit coloration variation for every merchandise from your personal Nook’s Cranny retailer, so test again recurrently to gather all of them.
Moreover, adorned bushes round your island may drop particular ornaments once you shake them. If you happen to acquire sufficient of them, you’ll additionally obtain particular Christmas-themed DIY recipes all through December.
Because the snow slowly begins to build up in your island, particular snowflakes can even fall from the sky. If you happen to catch them together with your internet, you’ll be able to acquire much more winter-themed DIY recipes.
Sending Presents by way of the Postal Service
Sending mail to the residents within the Animal Crossing franchise has at all times been an enormous deal. Now, you’ll be able to even ship personalized postcards to the folks in your Nintendo Switch friends list.
Be aware: You need to have an web connection to ship mail in-game to associates in Animal Crossing: New Horizons.
Beginning Dec. 1, you’ll be able to go to Nook’s Cranny to select up toys and items to ship to your family and friends who’re both in your island or in your associates checklist. If you happen to’re feeling further fancy, you may as well choose up some wrapping paper at Nook’s Cranny (it’s within the cupboard), and wrap your reward earlier than sending it.
A single sheet of wrapping paper usually prices 160 Bells and a bundle of 5 prices 800, relying on the sample.
To wrap a present, open your stock with the X button in your proper Pleasure-Con controller, after which choose the wrapping paper. Select “Wrap” from the menu, after which choose the merchandise in your stock you wish to wrap. That’s all there’s to it!
While you first go to the Dodo airport, Orville will fill you in on the postal companies he gives. To the best of his desk, you’ll see a rack of envelopes you’ll be able to ship to associates for 200 Bells. Be sure you’re related to the web and method the postcard rack. Select “Ship one” from Orville’s menu to decide on a good friend out of your checklist.
You possibly can ship a postcard to an animal resident or one other participant in your island, your future self, or anybody in your in-game associates checklist. After you choose a recipient, you’ll be able to customise your postcard.
An assortment of holiday-themed postcards might be out there from early December by way of early January. Be sure you choose up your favorites whilst you have the prospect!
You possibly can customise your postcards by typing a customized message. If you happen to ship one to an animal resident in your island, they may even reply!
After you kind your message, press the plus signal (+) button in your proper Pleasure-Con controller to see a preview of it. You possibly can then select to proceed writing, retailer the message to ship later, or you’ll be able to cancel sending the cardboard by urgent the minus signal (-) button in your left Pleasure-Con controller.
After you end typing your message, you’ll be able to connect a gift. On the backside proper of the Nintendo Change display, click on the icon that appears like a present. Choose the merchandise you wish to connect out of your stock, after which choose “OK” to ship your postcard.
Your recipient will obtain it of their mailbox the subsequent day.
Bear in mind to leap into the sport on Christmas day to identify Jingle the Reindeer and take part on all of the festive actions! Hopefully, the brand new toys will aid you get into the vacation spirit whilst you wait.