Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Change Your Phone Case

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How to Change Your Phone Case

You can change the case on your Nook Phone in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Here's how.

There are plenty of new items to spend your hard earned Bells and Nook Miles on in Animal Crossing New Horizons, including a customizable phone case. Problem is, the game doesn't do a great job at explaining how to actually put it onto the back of your phone, so we've put together a guide on how to do so. We'll cover where to purchase the new phone case and then lead you through applying it to your Nook Phone.

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How to Change Your Nook Phone Case

To be able to change the phone case on your Nook Phone you'll need to have completed the customization workshop given by Tom Nook. You'll trigger this around day 6, and will be given some Customization Kits. You can head to a workbench with some of these kits, and the new phone case. Select 'Customize Something' and you'll be able to select the phone case.

Where to Buy the New Phone Case

You can pick up the new phone case kit by heading to a Nook Stop terminal (for more on Nook Miles head here). From here, scroll through the catalogue, the phone case is in there once you've done the customization workshop. You'll only need to buy it once to have access to a wide range of colors.

Choose a color! | Jake Green/USG

Phone Case Colors

You might think that buying the phone case from a Nook Stop would only grant you a yellow case as pictured, but in reality you get a whole range of colors to choose from. They are as follows:

  1. Blue
  2. Pink
  3. Grey
  4. Black
  5. Green
  6. White
  7. Yellow
  8. Red
Make sure the phone case is in your inventory | Jake Green/USG

Applying a Custom Design to Your Phone Case

In addition to the default colors available when purchasing a Nook phone case you'll also have the option to apply custom designs. Follow the method outlined above to customize your phone case, then scroll to the far right in the list of colors. Here you can add a custom pattern. For more on Custom patterns head here.

That's all we have for now on this subject. For more on Animal Crossing New Horizons be sure to read Caty's official verdict. If you wanna see some awesome fan art, head here.

Jake Green

Senior Guides Writer

Jake is a former freelance writer who now heads up guides for USG. He spends his days dreaming of an X-Files dating-sim and will play literally any game with monkeys in it. He has an unhealthy obsession with Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and would pretty much trade a kidney for Skate 4 at this point.

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