before Animal Crossing: New Horizons Even released on the Nintendo Switch, fans discovered an eerie tombstone in one of the game’s trailers. Many in the community clung to it at the time, which then led to theories that a beloved character on Nintendo’s social simulation series had died.
Many thought so at the time Power was the city’s former mayor, Tortimer – who was retiring Animal crossing new leaf on the 3DS. Fast forward to today and it was discovered that Tortimer is still alive. Yep, that’s right folks, the old turtle is still performing – this is how social media reacted:
In the next Animal Crossing: New Horizons free update, slated for November 5th, players can find Tortimer on Harvey’s Island in a brand new section of plaza with various other animals offering all sorts of services. Tortimer will help players manage their storage as it looks.
If you want to learn more about all of the recurring characters in the game, be sure to check out our guide. How did you react to Tortimer’s appearance on the latest Animal Crossing Direct? Leave a comment below.