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Redd (Crazy Redd) - How To Find

Video Guide On How To Unlock Redd

How To Meet Redd & Enter His Shop

Talk to Blathers after updating your game to version 1.2.0
The following day, there will be an announcement saying a "suspicious" person has arrived
Find Redd somewhere on your island and talk to him
You can't enter his boat yet!
Buy a painting from him
Donate the painting to the museum
~Museum renovations will start the following the day~
On the day the new wing of the museum is completed, Redd will appear on your island. Find him and talk to him!
After talking to him, you'll be able to enter his boat and buy art.

Resident Service May Need To Be Upgraded

According to some posts from our kind users, it seems there is a possibility that Resident Services needs to be upgraded before you can find Redd (or it at least needs to be in construction). Let us know in the comments if you have any experiences to the contrary.

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Where & When To Find Redd Boat

How Often Does Redd Visit You?


Starting with the free April update, Redd will begin to visit your island in the same way that other special villagers such as Label & Kicks do. Although we think ultimately his spawn is random, you can probably expect to see Redd once every 2 weeks or so. Check your minimap to see if his Treasure Trawler appears or not! There doesn't appear to be a specific time frame for his visits.

Check Out How To Meet Redd Efficiently From Here

Shop In The North Part Of Your Island

Redd will wander your island, but once you've met the conditions listed above, he will also appear in his Treasure Trawler. This boat is visible on the minimap & lies in the north part of your island. You'll need the Ladder to reach it!

Check Out Redd's Treasure Trawler Here

Purchase Works Of Art

Redd shop

In Redd's suspiciously dimly-lit shop, you'll be able to purchase artworks of various levels of authenticity. However, you are limited to buying one item per day! And, unsurprisingly, there may be fakes included in the items you purchase. It's necessary to compare the work to the real image to determine if it's a fake or not.

Check Out A List Of Artworks You Can Get Here!

Trade With People Online

Redd's shop will have 4 works of art available, of which you can only buy one! So why not share your art with other people online! You might even get new pieces by visiting others' islands!

Find People To Play With On Our Forums Here!

Throw Fakes Away In The Garbage

If you happen to get outfoxed by Redd and buy a fake work of art, you won't be able to donate it to the museum. You won't even be able to sell it to Nook's Cranny! Instead, you can dispose of it in a recycling bin or a trash can.

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blub! 46

Hi, you don't need to upgrade Residential Services! I just got Redd's first appearance today, and my residential services are still a tent

Anonymous 45

Rip whoever threw away the haunted paintings! :C Also redd never came!

Anonymous 44

its already 1 month since he last seen, and until today he still not showed up.

Anonymous 43

Some of the fake paintings are haunted! Don't throw them away!!

Anonymous 42

Does anyone need me to make them cherry lamps or cherry speakers??

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