Whereas “New Horizons” added a slew of recent options to the franchise like terraforming, crafting and the power to position furnishings objects exterior, for a lot of Animal Crossing followers, it nonetheless felt unfinished to a level. The place have been fan-favorite characters of the franchise like Brewster, a cafe-owning pigeon, or the fashionista giraffe, Gracie? Gyroids, furnishings objects primarily based on Japanese haniwa collectible figurines which were in each earlier Animal Crossing recreation, are inexplicably absent from “New Horizons” (except for the one NPC gyroid, Lloid), as are a number of different furnishings collection. Villagers appear to have fewer dialogue choices than in earlier video games, and what they do say is bland sufficient to bore you to tears. Broadly requested quality-of-life updates spanning again to the sport’s early days, corresponding to the power to craft objects in bulk or entry your own home’s storage remotely, have additionally didn’t materialize.