Animal Crossing: New Horizons Cozy Winter Sweepstakes comes to My Nintendo

Animal Crossing New Horizons Winter Sweepstakes
Animal Crossing New Horizons Winter Sweepstakes (Image credit: Nintendo)

What you need to know

  • My Nintendo is a platform where users can earn coins to redeem for various prizes and services.
  • Nintendo is hosting a sweepstakes for Animal Crossing: New Horizons in celebration of the upcoming update.
  • The prizes include a blanket, Nintendo Switch controller, and more.

If you're a My Nintendo member who's a fan of Animal Crossing: New Horizons, you should know that Nintendo is hosting a sweepstakes in celebration of the 2.0 update coming this Friday!

Every week, users can redeem 30 My Nintendo Platinum Points on the official website. These can be used to enter in the Animal Crossing: New Horizons Cozy Winter Sweepstakes, with 3 entries costing 10 Points each being possible. This means that even if you're behind on collecting Platinum Points, you'll still be able to enter! Participants must be legal residents of the United States, District of Columbia and Canada (excluding Quebec) and must also be over the age of 13.

Prizes include a PowerA wired Animal Crossing controller for your Nintendo Switch, a My Nintendo exclusive Animal Crossing Sherpa blanket measuring at 50 by 60 inches, the Animal Crossing edition Monopoly board game for the whole family to play, and a Club Mocchi Mocchi 15 inch Isabelle Mega Plush. For any Animal Crossing fan, this is an opportunity you won't be able to miss! The sweepstakes runs until December 8, 2021.

Nadine Dornieden

Nadine is a freelance writer for iMore with a specialty in all things Nintendo, often working on news, guides, reviews, and editorials. She's been a huge Nintendo fan ever since she got to pet her very own Nintendog, and enjoys looking at Nintendo's place in the video game industry. Writing is her passion, but she mostly does it so that she can pay off her ever-growing debt to Tom Nook. Her favorite genres are simulation games, rhythm games, visual novels, and platformers. You can find her at @stopthenadness on Twitter, where she'll more than likely be reposting cute Animal Crossing content.