This week’s next Animal Crossing: New Horizons update brings a slew of new features to the game on March 18, but Nintendo also has an additional surprise in store for next week.
According to Nintendo’s website, Island Tour Creator will launch on March 23 as a “limited-time web service currently scheduled to be available until the end of this year”, allowing players to create a poster and trailer. announcement based on their islands using screenshots and images they captured on the Nintendo Switch. The new tool is designed to allow you to “share your favorite places on your island or commemorate sentimental scenes to show what makes your personal island so special”.
The official Animal Crossing Twitter shared an example of what this might look like:
Show your island to the world with the #Animal crossing: Creator of the New Horizons Island Tour. Create digital posters and tour videos that showcase the best things about your island, then share them with others! The application will be launched on 03/23. pic.twitter.com/TpdNc6sijB
— Isabelle (@animalcrossing) March 16, 2021
With the game turning one year old this week, many players have had plenty of time to perfect and personify their islands. It will be exciting to see the results of the year-long fan island adventures on Twitter when the Island Tour Creator launches next week!