All this information was taken from the roundtable video above.

  • Player can become Mayor of the town for this first time in a Animal Crossing game.
  • As mayor, the player can choose to upgrade your surroundings, adding in new town features benches and street lamps.
  • Nook’s role will change into more of a real estate agent. Nook’s shop will be taken over by some new shop.
  • Nook will look after a set of model homes that change to match the houses of people you meet via StreetPass.
  • First time in a Animal Crossing game that players will be able to interact with strangers.
  • Characters are taller and Animals have a variety of different heights compared to the player.
  • This leads to more customization for clothing.