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What time does Gulliver wake up?

Gulliver doesn't wake up at a specific time, he wakes up after you've talked to him enough. I haven't kept track of exactly how many times you need to chat with him, but it's usually around 5 attempts,...
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Can visitors sell to CJ and Flick?

Apparently no. CJ never gives the option to sell fish or purchase collectibles to visitors. He just remarks about how you're visiting from off-island, should ask a local for good fishing spots, and ...
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I want to fill my entire house with turnips, how many do I need to buy? How many trips do I need to make to Daisy Mae?

TLDR; 29,200 / 292 bundles / 8 trips to Daisy Mae We'll assume that your house is maxed out and that your pocket storage is also maxed out. Here are the measurements of a maxed out home: Basement: ...
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Can visitors sell to CJ and Flick?

Unfortunately the visitors cannot sell to your CJ and Flick, even if they have met them before on their own island. My wife found this out the hard way, she had 40+ tarantulas to sell, and got excited ...
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Does the new month start at midnight or 5am?

It's midnight. I happened to be playing yesterday around midnight and I started catching April fish from midnight on.
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How do you get all the hybrid flowers?

Well, how familiar are you with Mendelian genetics and punnett squares? Yes, really. New Horizons' flower system uses genetic alleles to determine color. Most flowers have 3 "genes" that ...
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What's the exact button I need to press to speed up conversations and crafting?

You need to press A twice to speed up crafting. You need to press B once to speed up conversations.
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Is it possible to get all available fossils on my island?

All islands have the same fossils. However random is as random does, and it's entirely possible you've had a slew of bad luck. Keep at it! You'll get there eventually! I've a friend who's not traded ...
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Will I miss out on anything if I don't invite the three new residents to the island?

Without moving in additional residents, you won't be able to progress the game! That said, there is a way you can influence who shows up for the first 3 houses. If you have previously visited islands ...
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How do I reorganize my pockets?

If you hold the A button down, you have the option to select an item and drag it to a location in your inventory you want, then releasing the A button places it in that position. Placing the item in ...
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Is there a minimum spacing planted trees need to grow?

No, it's not quite like New Leaf but back to that in a sec. Yes, you need space all around the tree/sapling, as in it can't be up against a building, right next to the slope to the beach, or even on ...
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I want to fill my entire house with turnips, how many do I need to buy? How many trips do I need to make to Daisy Mae?

An alternative to this problem, Anything left outside can be easily picked up by other player. Place a fence around your turnips. While someone is visiting your island, no one (including you) ...
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Can I give villagers clothes in AC:NH?

After you've made friends with your villagers (by which I mean after you've talked to them a bunch over several days) you'll gain the ability to say "This is for you!" and give them a gift a ...
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Can you spend your time just walking around in Animal Crossing?

Animal Crossing New Horizons does have scorpions that walk on the ground, as well as spiders that fall from shaken trees. However, the scorpions won’t kill, they will only make the player faint, and ...
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How do you cross-breed flowers?

The game does not go into exact detail how to breed new flowers, but this guide has detailed how to do it. Basically, in a grid of 3x3, arrange your flowers in an 'X-shape'. Keeping a space empty ...
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Is there an upper limit of how much money you can throw in a gold hole?

Yes and no. When you plant 10,000 bells, you will always receive 3 bell bags with the amount you planted. Above 10,000 bells, you may receive either 3 bell bags containing the amount you buried, or 3 ...
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Can I get all the fruit types by visiting Random Islands?

No, unfortunately you'll not be able to get all 6 fruit types without using online services. Currently, the game will let you get only 4 different fruits with local play: Your native fruit The fruit ...
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Is "animalese", or the language that Animal Crossing villagers use when talking, based on a real language?

It's based on the phonemes of the language. In English, per Nookipedia: Each letter spoken is stated to synthesize the basic sound of a letter, leading to mispronounciation of some words. (i.e. "...
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How do I stop villagers from moving away after telling them to?

You actually can stop your villagers from leaving after telling them they should leave! According to Reddit user u/deenew, if you talk to the villager who is leaving on the same day that they told ...
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What is the earliest time Tom Nook's daily announcement can be?

The "new day" starts at 5 a.m., when anything that cycles daily resets.
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Do players in Animal Crossing: New Horizons count towards the villager total?

Player residents do not count towards the 10 villager max. You can have 10 npc villagers on top of the number of player villagers you have occupying the island. Sources: https://gamerant.com/animal-...
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What counts as "getting away" for the cast master achievement in Animal Crossing New Horizons?

I can confirm from my own experience getting the first achievement, the following actions do not break your streak: Attempting to cast your line, but not being able to land in any water Casting your ...
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How do I kick villagers out?

TL;DR You basically can't guarantee a villager of choice will want to move out. You can manipulate things slightly, but it's still mostly chance and random numbers. You can tweak the chances a little ...
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I want to stuff my wallet and pockets full of bells, what's the maximum amount of cash that I can carry?

This answer is assuming you've upgraded your pockets to the max. This is what your wallet and pockets will look like maxed out with bells: You can carry 40 sacks of bells at 99,000 bells each. You ...
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Can you spend your time just walking around in Animal Crossing?

As previously mentioned, there is minimal danger from just walking around your island apart from mildly dangerous bugs. Spiders and scorpions both only spawn at night (real time), so if this is a ...
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Do rocks (stone/iron deposites) come back after being destroyed?

Yes, one respawns each day until they eventually all return.
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Are there any consequences if I faint?

There are no consequences other than being relocated to your house.
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Will I lose my Nook Stop bonus streak?

It won't break your streak. The streak will continue on the next day.
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