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Animal Crossing: New Horizons Fans Give Up on the Game Despite Nintendo Scheduling a Maintenance Update

Published 06/30/2022, 5:30 AM EDT

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Animal Crossing: New Horizons is highly popular among gamers since its release two years back. This game franchise has a quite wholesome community which is active on social media platforms. However, the game hasn’t been receiving any major updates since 2021 and the fans are quite hopeless at this point.

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The last major update that came was a content update with version 2.0 in October 2021, which included some amazing new items and features. The developers announced that version 2.0 would be the last free update for Animal Crossing: New Horizons.

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However, now with new maintenance scheduled for ACNH on June 30th, the fans are getting false hope for an update to surface in the game.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons fans are not at all hopeful for the return of updates

As already established back in October, there will be no major content updates in the game anymore. Nintendo has been releasing new patches consistently for the game which would fix the gameplay experiences for the players.

While players still hope for content updates, Nintendo has not announced any major updates till now. Even when fans expected a major content update for ACNH‘s second anniversary, there was none. The anniversary cake like was released last year did not feature for the second year. Fans were triggered when Nintendo did not give any social media update or intimation regarding the second-anniversary update.


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Once again, this new maintenance update sparks the same rumors of another content update arriving in the game. Players must keep in mind that anything that is out there on the internet for ACNH content updates is mere speculations. Unless there is an official intimation or announcement from Nintendo, the most we can expect to see are bug-fixing patches.

The players in the thread for the maintenance schedule are in false hopes to see a new update for the game. Have a look at what they have to say in these tweets below.




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Siddid Dey Purkayastha


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Siddid Dey Purkayastha is an eSports author for EssentiallySports and is currently pursuing his Bachelor of Arts degree at Christ (Deemed to be University). He has always been into gaming since the ripe age of 9 and has never looked back. Apart from his deep love for narrative-driven or campaign-based games, he enjoys casually playing online games such as Valorant, Fortnite, FIFA Ultimate Team, Warzone, and GTA Online.
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