Animal Crossing: New Horizons’ massive Earth Day replace went reside a bit sooner than anticipated, and along with bringing in new distributors like Leif the sloth, the patch additionally tries placing a band-aid on the sport’s hyper-inflated financial system.

If you log in, your mailbox ought to include a brand new letter from the Financial institution of Nook which informs you that any further, the rate of interest earned on saved bells will go down. The letter is apologetic, providing gamers a present in alternate for the “inconvenience.” It’s … an enormous bell bag rug! No particular numbers are shared, however mainly, you’ll make rather less cash.

Why would Nintendo do that? Nicely, it’s no secret that the Animal Crossing financial system is hilariously simple to sport proper now. Because of web sites like, you may all the time discover an island with an incredible veggie-buying worth. Or perhaps you’ve got a great community of buddies who can give you fixed entry to particular occasions? Perhaps you went ham on tarantula island? Maybe you, like many others, duplicated the heck out of some high-priced objects again earlier than that exploit was patched out? Perhaps you’re time touring your solution to riches?

Really, the avenues for turning into a bellionare are huge. Whereas it’s unlikely that many people wholly relied on the financial institution curiosity to rake within the bells, it’s one of many few issues Nintendo does have management over. I’m guessing it will do little to cease of us from having tens of millions within the financial institution, although.

That mentioned, for those who obtain the newest replace, it’s best to additionally get a letter from Nintendo with a world map which you can grasp in your own home.

You possibly can learn extra about what’s within the massive April replace right here.

Correction: A earlier model of this story misstated what was attainable throughout multiplayer visits.