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Nintendo Direct (Animal Crossing 3DS) - live-stream/blog

by rawmeatcowboy
05 October 2012
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- some characters might set up a tent and camp outside
- visit the recycle shop for various materials
- help out your in-game friends with purchasing decisions
- use your office (as mayor) to make decisions on putting things in town
- you pick a location for construction to begin on the items you plan on adding
- megaphone is a new item which lets you gather people
- shoe store offers up boots/shoes for sale
- museum store allows you to make custom-made signs
- Tom Nook can help you make design changes to your house
- capture and sell your own critters
- Dr. Shrunk returns at the club
- you can now have many more emotions, all of them will be saved
- design/sell your own items, which can eventually change during the process
- much larger selection of colors this time around when designing

- view the homes of people you StreetPass
- trade items with StreetPass as well
- take picture via photobooth, bottom screen displays the picture you'll take
- visit a massage parlor that helps to relax you and put you into a dream stage
- ability to explore the town of someone else
- early morning music is calm, dawn the music is more upbeat, afternoon is more pleasant-sounding music, nighttime the music has more base, late night music gets mysterious
- KK Slider takes on the role of a DJ at the club, as well as his regular guitar gig

- expect a much greater number of KK songs this time around
- explore a town alongside other people
- travel via boat to an island and enjoy a song at the same time
- grab items from the bottom of the sea
- collect rare bugs as well
- mini-games and various stores when you visit the island by boat
- Tortimer is the host of mini-games and wears a tropical shirt
- one mini-game has you trying to navigate a maze to collect a certain item