The Animal Crossing Switch console restock is highly anticipated by Animal Crossing: New Horizons players, with the special ACNH console having been sold out for a while on online retailers. So when will the Animal Crossing Switch console be restocked?
The New Horizons Switch console received a limited run and sold out fast, with is quickly being snapped up by fans of the series. While production could start back up again on the system, companies such as Nintendo now being forced to work from home inevitably means that manufacturing is more difficult.
The official statement curious players have received from Nintendo support suggests that there’s a possibility that Nintendo will produce the hardware again in the future, though also note that often the company will only make a limited edition console available for a period of time. Still, with New Horizons being the fastest-selling Switch game ever, there’s definitely money to be made in reproducing the limited edition console rather than allowing price gougers to have all the fun.
Where to buy the Animal Crossing Switch console restock
You can buy the Animal Crossing Switch console from resellers below (though expect to pay more cash for it):
However, if you simply want to give your Nintendo Switch a new theme, there are a number of Animal Crossing: New Horizons skins that offer a solid (and much cheaper) alternative. These skins simply stick onto your Switch, offering an Animal Crossing theme for the fraction of the price:
- Buy the Animal Crossing: New Horizons Tom Nook & Team Nintendo skin ($19.99)
- Buy the Animal Crossing: New Horizons Tom Nook & Friends skin ($15.00)
- Buy the Animal Crossing: New Horizons Timmy and Tommy skin ($19.99)
- Buy the Animal Crossing: New Horizons outdoor pattern skin ($19.99)
Nintendo hasn’t revealed if the Animal Crossing Switch console will go back into production, but we’ll keep you updated if the system receives another run. In the meantime, the above alternatives should tide you over if you want to give your Switch a little New Horizons color until the limited edition system is restocked.
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