With New Horizons, Animal Crossing finally throws off the design shackles and lets us put whatever we want wherever we want — at least, that’s how it seems. Following on from Happy Home Designer’s introduction of outdoor decor, we see players putting all kinds of furniture and accessories throughout the village. It doesn’t look like these are tied to specific real estate plots either.
New Leaf toyed with the idea, what with public works projects and all. But I’m much happier with the idea of creating a little log sitting ring around a bonfire in some quiet clearing dug by my own hands than I am the idea of a jungle gym for Hazel to climb around on.