Check this Animal Crossing: New Horizons Switch (ACNH) guide on the new special villagers (special characters) in the game. Including returning special villagers, npcs, and more.
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New Special Villagers (Special Characters) List
These characters were spotted during the Feb. 20 Nintendo Direct. The list will be updated when the game launches!
|Image|| Description |
|C.J||Spotted during the Feb. 20 Nintendo Direct |
New host of Fishing Tourney
→How To Find C.J.
|Flick||Spotted during the Feb. 20 Nintendo Direct |
Possible new host of Bug-Off contest
→How To Find Flick
|Daisy Mae||Spotted during the Feb. 20 Nintendo Direct |
Sells you Turnips
→How To Find Daisy Mae
|Orville||Spotted during the Feb. 20 Nintendo Direct |
Manages local/wireless multiplayer & island mystery tours
|Wilbur||Spotted during the Feb. 20 Nintendo Direct |
Pilots airplanes in New Horizons
Returning Special Villagers (Special Characters) List
|Name|| Function |
|Tom Nook|| Manages Resident Services |
|Timmy||Manages Nook's Cranny |
|Tommy||Manages Nook's Cranny|
|Isabelle|| Manages island environment |
→How To Find Isabelle
|Blathers|| Manages the Museum |
|Celeste|| Assists Blathers in the Museum |
→How To Find Celeste
|Mabel||Shopkeeper of the Able Sisters|
|Sable|| Quiet Able Sister who sews clothes |
|Label||The Able Sister who designs shoes |
→How To Find Label
|Saharah|| Nomad who sells wallpapers & floorings |
→How To Find Saharah
|Kicks||Sells different shoes|
→How To Find Kicks
|Harvey|| Manages Photopia |
|Gulliver|| Seagull who gets stranded on the beach |
→How To Find Gulliver
|Pavé|| Host of Carnivale |
|Zipper|| Host of Bunny Day |
→How To Find Zipper
|Franklin|| Host of Harvest Festival |
|Jack|| Host of Halloween |
|Jingle|| Host of Toy Day |
→How To Find KK Slider
|Snowboy|| Snowman appears on snowy days|
N: Mid Dec.
S: Mid June
→How To Meet Snowboy
|Leif||Host of Earth Day|
→Who Is Leif?
|Redd||Owner of Treasure Trawler|
→Who Is Redd?
|Rover||Appears in May Day tour|
→Who Is Rover?
|Cyrus||Host of Wedding Season Event|
→How To Find Cyrus
|Reese||Host of Wedding Season Event|
→How To Find Reese
|Pascal|| Host of the Summer Event|
→ How To Find Pascal
What Are Special Villagers (Special Characters)?
Characters With Special Roles In-Game
Special characters are different from villagers as they have special roles in Animal Crossing. They usually manage the town/island, shops, or seasonal events!Check Out How To Invite Villagers To Island!