Check out Animal Crossing New Horizons (ACNH) April Update & Patch Notes for v1.2.0 . Includes info on Nature Day, museum expansion (art gallery), & Jolly Redd's Treasure Trawler!
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April Update (v1.2.0) At A Glance
April Free Update Details Revealed
|Release Date||April 23rd 10:00 (JST)|
Nintendo officially announced Animal Crossing New Horizons v1.2.0 Update (April Free Update) the release date & details. There will be new events such as Nature Day, Museum Expansion, and more!
*Check out the official Nintendo Facebook page HERE.
|Updates & Events||Event Dates|
|Nature Day (Earth Day)||April 23rd ~ May 4th|
|Museum Expansion||From April 23rd|
|Jolly Redd's Treasure Trawler||From April 23rd|
|Interest Rate Lowered||From April 23rd|
|May Day||May 1st ~ May 7th|
|International Museum Day||May 18th ~ May 31st|
|Wedding Season||June 1st ~ June 30th|
Receive World Map From Nintendo
When you update your Animal Crossing game, you will receive mail from Nintendo with a World Map attached.
April Update (v1.2.0) Features & Details
Leif's Garden Shop & Nature Day
|Event Duration||April 23rd ~ May 4th|
You can now purchase the new plant item "Shrubs" from Leif's Garden Shop. There are several kind of shrubs, such as Azalea and Tea-olive.Check Out Leif & Garden Shop Details!
List Of Shrubs
There are many varieties of shrubs available in Leif's Garden Store. The product lineup changes every time so see the guide below to complete them all.Check Out Shrub List From Here
New Nook Milage Plus Mission
During Nature Day, you will be able to earn more Nook Miles by clearing limited-time Nature Day activities such as planting Shrub Starts.Check Out How to Earn Nook Miles Fast!
Museum Expansion (Art Gallery)
With the new update on April 23rd, there will be a new section of the museum called the Art Gallery! You will be able to display the art you've donated here.Check Out Museum Features Here!
Redd & Jolly Redd's Treasure Trawler
Buy Art & Furniture From Redd
Redd will visit your island with his ship to sell you art and furniture. You can purchase them using bells.Check Out All Art List Here!
Watch Out For Fake Art
Redd sometimes sells you fake art. If you purchase a forgery like this, you won't be able to display it in the museum! There is a zoom function when you make a purchase, so you can use that to figure out if the art is fake or real.Check Out Jolly Redd's Treasure Trawler Details!
Celebrate May Day With May Day Ticket
|Event Duration||May 1st ~ May 7th|
Tom Nook will give you a May Day Ticket as a token of gratitude for your hard work. Visit a mystery island with this ticket. The mystery island you can visit with May Day Ticket will have unique characteristics, such as having a maze!Check Out May Day Event Details!
> Check Out How To Get May Day Ticket!
International Museum Day
Participate In A Stamp Rally
|Event Duration||May 18th ~ May 31st|
During the International Museum Day, Blathers will hold a stamp rally event. By collecting all the stamps, you will get a special reward.Check Out International Museum Day Details!
Take A Wedding Photo Of Cyrus & Reese
|Event Duration||June 1st ~ June 30th|
Cyrus & Reese, the happily married couple, will visit Harvey's Island to take their wedding photo. Help them take the best photo and you will be rewarded with a bridal themed item.Check Out Wedding Season Event Features!
Interest Rate Lowered
During the April free update, the maximum cap for the interest rate has been lowered - from 99,999 Bells to 9,999. Players were compensated with a Bell rug for the sudden change.Check Out Interest Rate Lowered Changes Here!
New Nook Miles Redeemable Items
New Aloha Shirt Introduced
The Aloha shirts Isabelle, Timmy, and Tommy are wearing (pictured above) will be redeemable with Nook Miles. Make sure to check your Nook Stop!Learn More ON Nook Stop From Here
Free Trial Of Nintendo Switch Online
7 Days Free Trial Ticket
|Event Duration||April 22nd ~ May 6th|
You will be able to get the a 7-day free trial ticket of Nintendo Switch Online in Nintendo eShop. Visit Nintendo eShop to find out more info.