A few days after its announcement, a summer update for Wave Wave 2 for Crossing animals: new horizons now released. As mentioned earlier, it adds fireworks and dreams. Saving Data You can now also back up with the island̵7;s new backup and restore service.
Here are full notes on the patches, courtesy of the Nintendo support web page:
Ver. 1.4.0 (published July 30, 2020)
The software has been updated if you see “Ver. 1.4.0” in the upper right corner of the title screen.
- General updates
- Added a new seasonal event, fireworks.
- New seasonal products with limited time added to Nook Shopping.
- The NookPhone Camera application has added a new feature that allows you to turn off guide information by pressing the R Stick button.
- The “funny glasses” element now matches the player’s skin color variations.
- Internet connection functions
- The new feature allows you to sleep in bed and meet the moon. You can download your dream island online or visit other downloaded dream islands.
- New features have been added to the special designs portal. You can now search by name or design type. Now you can create a list of favorite creators.
- Added a new feature to back up saved data to Nintendo servers over the Internet. You can use backup data with Backup Island Recovery if your Nintendo Switch system is lost or broken.
- You must be a member of Nintendo Switch Online and include backups in Animal Crossing: New Horizons to use this new feature.
- Storage data cannot be restored at the request of the customer. If your system is broken, contact Nintendo Support to run a repair request. If you lose your system, contact Nintendo Support.
- This feature does not allow you to transfer stored data (island data) to another system. We currently plan to add a data transfer feature to store data until 2020. Function and timing information will be announced in the future.
- Learn more about the island backup service.
- Fixed issues
- Other adjustments have been made to improve the gaming experience.
We update this publication with full notes of fixes when Nintendo releases them. Have you downloaded this update yet? Noticed something else? Leave a comment below.