Nintendo's next free update for Animal Crossing: New Horizons is now officially live. As previously detailed, it includes the Festivale event, new reactions, new clothing and seasonal items.

The full patch notes (courtesy of Nintendo's support page) which detail both general changes and bug fixes:

Ver. 1.7.0 (Released January 27, 2021)

The software has been updated if you see “Ver. 1.7.0” in the upper-right corner of the title screen.

General updates

  • A seasonal event, Festivale, has been added.
  • The following content has also been added:
    • Additional limited-time seasonal items from Nook Shopping.

Fixed issues

  • Fixed an issue preventing players from receiving the mermaid fence recipe from Pascal.
  • Other adjustments and corrections were made to improve the game play experience.

Learn about this latest update in our previous post. Have you downloaded the latest update for Animal Crossing: New Horizons yet? Noticed anything else? Comment down below.