Animal Crossing New Horizons Map Design Ideas


Are you stuck on planning your island paradise? Get some #inspiration from these Map Design Ideas! #AnimalCrossing #ACNH #AnimalCrossingNewHorizons

Nothing is better than having a full-fledged plan when it comes to designing your island paradise, and spending 100s of hours in Animal Crossing: New Horizons. Once you unlock how to get landscaping and waterscaping in New Horizons, I guarantee you, it’s going to get even harder to put down the controller!


But before that, it’s good to have some inspiration and toss a few ideas around! So without further ado, here are some Animal Crossing: New Horizons Map Ideas from the ACNH community! ACNH Island Layout Inspo, largely from r/HorizonDesigns

**for ease-of-use, each slideshow contains 10 map ideas


First and last maps are designed by IG @croakoid


In-Game Inspiration

ensure complete privacy | via 🐦@acnhparadise

If you caught the inspiration bug, you can easily start planning your island map with these two Island Map Planners. One is on Google Sheets, while the other is hosted on it’s own website (Happy Island Designer)!

This article is just a part of the wonderful life of Animal Crossing that I try to capture here on CrossingCharm. If you are interested in more guides and fun articles to read, for example, our guides on Island Planners to plan your land/waterscaping before designing in game, try our 3D Island Planner, Google Sheets Map Editor, and Happy Island Designer! If you are looking for some phone app companions try Fan-Made Companion App and ACNH Travel Guide! CrossingCharm also offers free Monthly Calendars and Phone Wallpapers of your favorite villagers!


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