The virtual life in Animal Crossing: New Horizons is most immersive and entertaining. It is a social simulation game where you move to a deserted island and make it home. You start the game with very few resources, but slowly, you need to craft essential things to be alive in the game.
Crafting basically helps you to make houses and essential products and furnitures called DIY(do-it-yourself) items. Clay is one of the most important resource found in Animal crossing. Clay along with minerals and trees are used to make various items in the game. You also need the recipe and a Tom Nook’s Crafting table to craft.
First, find or learn recipes to make new items in the game, and then craft them easily. But to do all this, you need clay. In this article, we will discuss how you can find clay in Animal Crossing.
How to Get Clay in Animal Crossing: New Horizons
Clay is normally extracted from rocks. Pick a tool like shovel, pickaxe or oar and you are ready to extract it. A very important resource in Animal Crossing: New Horizons, you need clay to make various furniture and pots. Here are various ways you can obtain clay in Animal Crossing:
The easiest way to get clay is to roam around your island and find the rocks. You can extract the clay from the rocks. But unfortunately, you cannot always get clay while extracting rocks. Sometimes, you get various types of minerals, money, stones, Iron nuggets, and Gold nuggets instead. Also, the rock spawns once every day.
In the Mystery Island Tour
Few places and rocks almost guarantees you some clays. One of such place is the Mystery Island. You just need Nook Miles tickets to go on the tour to the Mystery Island. Unlike the two on the player’s island, you can mine three different rocks on the Mystery Island. So, the chance of getting the clay increases.
You need a tool to strike your way through the rocks. In order to prevent the object from escaping, we advise you to dig holes near the rock.
Using Time Travel
You can also use time travel features to find more clay in the game. You can time travel to the next day and extract the clay from the regenerated rocks.
From the Baloon Present
Although, this is a less effective, you can also get clay from the Baloon present.