Bring Your Town to Life With Amiibo Bring Your Town to Life With Amiibo

Expand your horizons with
Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo.

More Ways to Play

Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo adds tons of fun to the game: amiibo support, new features and activities, and a new character. Welcome to town, Harvey!


If you already own the Animal Crossing: New Leaf game, you can download a free update that includes all of the new features and amiibo functionality from the packaged version of Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo.

Introducing amiibo

Discover new villagers, explore the Campground, and interact with characters—all with the tap of compatible amiibo cards or figures.


Learn more about how to use amiibo with your Nintendo 3DS family system.



New amiibo cards

The new Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo series of cards features 50 new villagers and their campers.

Wisp's Wonderful Wishes

Release Wisp from his magic lamp to learn how to bring characters into your town with compatible amiibo figures or cards.

  • Wisp can’t stay outside the lamp for long without taking another form. Time to use an amiibo—and quick!
  • As thanks for freeing him, Wisp will grant you one wish per day.
  • What happens next depends on the amiibo you used.

A Hub of Activity

Hang out with Harvey at the Campground, and he’ll get you up to speed on all the features and activities that have been added to the game.

Earn, Collect, and Spend

Save your Bells—the only currency accepted at the Campground is MEOW Coupons (Mutual Exchange of Wealth).

Step #1

Earn MEOW Coupons by participating in daily and weekly initiatives.

Step #2

As you complete initiatives, visit the CAT Machine (Coupon Allocating Terminal) to collect your MEOW Coupons.

Step #3

Use your MEOW Coupons to obtain items at the Campground.

Step #4

You can receive MEOW Coupons as special gifts, too!

Minigames, Too!

Experience the fun of Animal Crossing-themed minigames when you use MEOW Coupons to buy a Wii U™ console (in-game item) or New Nintendo 3DS XL or New Nintendo 3DS system (in-game item).

Animal Crossing Puzzle League

Tap compatible Animal Crossing series amiibo figures while playing this fast-paced minigame to use that character’s special move.

Desert Island Escape

This popular minigame is from the Animal Crossing: amiibo Festival game. You can tap compatible Animal Crossing series amiibo figures or cards to play as the depicted characters.

This Home Just
Got Happier

You can link your physical or digital version of the Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer game to Animal Crossing: New LeafWelcome amiibo to gain access to 20 giant furniture items only available in Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer. Only one Nintendo 3DS system needed!

Say "Cheese!"

Snap photos of your player character alongside your town’s villagers and amiibo characters in front of your real-world background.

Take a pic with up to 10 villagers and 4 players.

Customize the player characters’ poses and expressions.