Nintendo's latest fall update for Animal Crossing: New Horizons is now available - this bumps the game up to Version 1.5.0.

This new update adds spooky seasonal content. There's the Halloween event, DIY projects requiring pumpkins, new character customisation options and appropriately themed outfits. There are also some quality of life improvements and bug fixes.

You can check out the juicy details in our complete Fall Update and Halloween guide, but below are the full patch notes, courtesy of the Nintendo UK Animal Crossing: New Horizons support page:

Ver. 1.5.0 (Released 30 September 2020)

The software has been updated if you see “Ver. 1.5.0” in the upper-right corner of the title screen.

General updates

  • A new seasonal event, Halloween, has been added.
  • Pumpkins (produce item) and DIY projects that use pumpkins have been added.
  • Added new features for visiting dream islands with Luna: the ability to choose your destination from a list of previously visited dream islands and the ability to favorite previously visited dream islands.
  • It is now possible to hide items that are not for sale by pressing the Y Button when viewing the catalog via Nook Shopping.

Fixed issues
Other adjustments were made to improve the gameplay experience.


Nintendo is also planning to update the NookLink mobile app early next month in October and will follow with more updates later on in November.

Have you downloaded Animal Crossing's latest update yet? Noticed anything else? Tell us down below and check out our update guide for the full (or should that be fall?) rundown of features.

[source nintendo.co.uk]