Animal Crossing New Horizons 08 Apr 2021 9:11 AM +00:00

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to find gold nugget, and what they do


Animal Crossing New Horizons is all about collecting loads of items and resources to build your town.


One of these items happens to be Gold Nuggets.

Though if you don't know how to get them it might be a bit confusing.

Keep reading to find out how to get your hands on some Gold Nuggets and turn them into Gold tools!

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Animal Crossing: New Horizons – How to find Golden Nuggets

Golden Nuggets are easy to come by, but you will need some luck. You'll need to eat some fruit and then hit rocks with your shovel to break them.

If you're looking to preserve rocks on your island, you'll want to use Nook Miles to smash rocks on a deserted island – just to be safe.

They are rare, though, so expect to break plenty of rocks.


Animal Crossing: New Horizons – How to craft Golden Tools


While Golden Tools aren't impossible to break, they'll last you a while.

You'll need recipes, and they don't come easily – in fact, you'll need to break 100 regular or flimsy axes to grab the recipe for the Golden Axe.

For the Golden Fishing Rod you'll need to catch all the fish, Golden Bug Net requires you to catch 80 Bugs, and the Gold Watering Can requires a five-star island rating.

Finally, to get the Golden Shovel you'll need to help Gulliver thirty times.

Now you'll just need to head to the crafting bench and combine a golden nugget with the tool you have the recipe for.

Oh, and you can also sell gold nuggets for 10,000 bells each!

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