Animal Crossing: Everything New in January 2024

After a busy end to 2023, Animal Crossing New Horizons players can enjoy a slightly quieter month in January 2024. Players in the Northern Hemisphere will find their islands still in the depths of winter, while those in the Southern Hemisphere can enjoy a lazy laidback summer. A few new critters can be found, and a few events can be celebrated, but January is a particularly cozy month.

December in Animal Crossing New Horizons features big events, including Toy Day and New Year’s Eve, essentially back-to-back. In contrast, January features very little in the way of new events. A new rotation …