New Year Event Guide

New Years Eve in ACNH is actually pretty nice (wish they would’ve put similar effort into Toy Day *koff*). You go around… buy stuff from Tom Nook, chat with Isabelle, give your villagers a party popper (why not). On New Years Eve, Resident Services will be closed. The rumor about the shops being closed allContinue reading “New Year Event Guide”

Time Traveling

Mostly everyone who plays ACNH regularly will figure out that you don’t always have to live with the current time, you can play at night during the day… the day at night… play during the summer during winter… etc… In this post, you will get the answers to all of your questions about time traveling.Continue reading “Time Traveling”

Who is… Sable?

Ah, the Able Sisters. They’ve been around ever since Animal Crossing started… but who are they? More specifically, who is Sable? Sable is a hard-working porcupine in New Horizons. All day… she just sews… and sews… and sews… which is supposedly what is sold at the shop. Image credit: When you first unlock theContinue reading “Who is… Sable?”

Toy Day Event Guide

Welcome to Island Dreams Blog first recorded event… Toy Day! Whenever you are reading this (perhaps it is recent… perhaps it is in the middle of summer… perhaps it is in the winter of 2021…), please note that you can always time travel to Toy Day (but there ARE punishments for time traveling too far…).Continue reading “Toy Day Event Guide”

Who is… Leif?

Welcome to the newest installment in our new “Who is…” series! I decided to do Leif for our first character. He is pretty easy to learn about, is very helpful, and is quite a nice character that debuted in Animal Crossing New Leaf! (and yes, his name is pronounced ‘leaf’). Image credit: Leif isContinue reading “Who is… Leif?”

Deserted Island Pt. 4: House and Shop

Deserted Island Guide Upgrade If you’ve followed this guide so far, you should now have a house! Congrats! Check it out and you should also look at house storage. More about what to do coming right up! (1) Nook Miles+ is a feature that Tom Nook unlocked for you right after you paid off thatContinue reading “Deserted Island Pt. 4: House and Shop”

Deserted Island Pt. 3: Tent upgrade!

Deserted Island Guide Upgrade Ready to pay off your miles to the greedy raccoon Tom Nook? Good, because this is how you get a HOUSE! Yay! This will also open all kinds of doors… Nook Miles+ services, Redeeming Nook Miles at the NookStop, Mystery Island tours, and more (like actual iron tools). Let’s dive rightContinue reading “Deserted Island Pt. 3: Tent upgrade!”

Deserted Island Pt. 2: Your first day

Congrats! It’s your first day and the game is now synchronized to your current time (in real life)! Now, you are technically free to do whatever you want to do, but you won’t get very far without doing what the game wants you to do. Let’s get starting on Day 1! (1) Ooo… a smartphone!Continue reading “Deserted Island Pt. 2: Your first day”

Deserted Island Pt. 1: Setting up

When you start up Animal Crossing, you… have nothing. No bells, no nook miles, nothing. All you have is a greedy raccoon, two other not-so-greedy raccoons, an two random villagers. Image credit: Now then… there are some very fast ways to ‘beat the game’ in a little more than a week. However, the gameContinue reading “Deserted Island Pt. 1: Setting up”