A fan of Nintendo’s Animal Crossing: New Horizons creates an awesome watch face inspired by Isabelle, the life sim’s resident secretary.
It’s been two years since the life sim title Animal Crossing: New Horizons was launched in 2020. Fans of the game will probably remember having to log into their desert island every day and hear Isabelle’s morning announcements once they unlocked the special villager. Now, two years later, fans are still in love with the Animal Crossing: New Horizons special villager, and they even made a great watch based on the character.
Isabelle’s character gained popularity online when she was first introduced as the player’s secretary in Animal Crossing: New Leaf for the Nintendo 3DS. Since then, Isabelle has been featured in various media be it other video game titles such as Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and even in original artwork or content created by the character’s fans. Despite the game being over two years old, the community’s love and adoration for the Animal Crossing: New Horizons dog villager doesn’t seem to be declining and probably still growing over time.
On Reddit, a fan of Animal Crossing: New Horizons had an ingenious way of showing their love for Isabelle. Redditor nekomichi shared an image of how they added Isabelle as a face on their Apple Watch. The maker has given the dial some interactive features, as Isabelle shows the current time and place in the city of the watch wearer. Fans will probably appreciate how this feature will remind them of Isabelle’s daily updates and announcements every time they boot up their island. Nekomichi also added a comment in the thread so dude Animal Crossing: New Horizons fans can implement the face on their own Apple Watches.
colleague ACNH fans have been extremely appreciative of nekomichi’s work, and some have said they will keep the information the artist provided even though they don’t have an Apple Watch. Others also asked if there was a way to implement the watch face for Android users. Unfortunately, the artist has not been able to work on it for the Android operating system. Nevertheless, the positive feedback from the online community indicates that: Animal Crossing: New Horizons Isabelle really has a devoted and loving fan base.
Nekomichi has also created Apple Watch faces for other video game titles such as the precipitation series and more. Hopefully this won’t be the last time he works on Apple Watch faces for video games and makes more based on others Animal Crossing: New Horizons special villagers.
Animal Crossing: New Horizons is available on the Nintendo Switch.
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