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How To Visit A Friends Island In Animal Crossing New Horizons

How To Visit A Friends Island In Animal Crossing New Horizons
Want to visit a friend to trade resources and have a chat? This guide explains How To Visit A Friends Island In Animal Crossing New Horizons as while it’s a simple process, it does require actions from both the person visiting and the person that owns the island.

First and foremost, if you want to visit a friend, you need to have purchased the Nintendo Online Service. Without having the subscription to participate in Nintendo’s games’ online functions, you will not be able to visit a friends island online and will instead be told to subscribe before you can use this feature. Secondly, the Dodo Airport doesn’t open until your 2nd day. This is real-time, so you will either have to wait for it to open or advance the time on your Nintendo Switch to the 2nd day so you can use the Dodo Airport.

How To Visit A Friends Island In Animal Crossing New Horizons

Visit the Dodo Airport on your island. You’ll have to go through a bunch of prompts explaining safety and expected behavior when playing online. Animal Crossing Horizons is a game enjoyed by many, young and old alike, so be nice.

Once at the Dodo Airport you need to select to visit a friend. Your friend also needs to get to the airport and select “I want visitors”. Once the player has selected “I want visitors”, the visitor selects find a friends island and it will eventually find the island. You can then depart and after a short loading screen, you will be on your friends island.

When you arrive on your friends island they have to give you permission before you can take anything. If permission is granted, you can grab resources, trade items, and interact with the island much in the same way you interact with your own.

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Want to visit a friend to trade resources and have a chat? This guide explains How To Visit A Friends Island In Animal Crossing New Horizons as while it’s a simple process, it does require actions from both the person visiting and the person that owns the island. First and foremost, if you want to …
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