You may be one of the Animal Crossing New Horizons and now you are waiting for shooting stars to happen in the game. But, how often does this event happen in the game? You need to know when it happens so that you do not miss the event.
How Often Shooting Stars Happen
According to the Sportskeeda website, shooting stars can happen randomly and it is a natural phenomenon. Even though this event is random, however there is a hint if shooting stars will happen. The hint is that if you see that the night is clear, then there is the possibility that shooting stars will happen. So, if you see that there are no clouds in the sky at night in your Animal Crossing New Horizon island, you have to keep an eye out for shooting stars.
Another thing that you have to note about shooting stars in Animal Crossing New Horizons is that the shooting stars event occurs on your island between the hours of 7 pm and 4 am. When this event is happening, you are able to look up to the star and make a wish.
Besides, if the shooting star event will happen, there will be the announcement about that during the daily morning announcements. So, it is better for you to make sure that you check it every day if you do not want to miss this event.
Even though this event happens randomly, however according to the Game With site, they observed that Celeste usually appears at least once a month.
What To Do When Shooting Stars Happen
Same as in real life, shooting stars are meteors or pieces of asteroids or comets which have broken up and they burn when they get into the atmosphere. In Animal Crossing New Horizons, shooting stars event occurs for several hours where it happens from 7 pm to 4 am. When this event is happening, you will see that there are hundreds of shooting stars will cross the skies on your island. However, as explained earlier, it only happens especially when the night is clear.
What do we have to do when shooting stars happen in the game? You can make a wish and get the rewards. Here are the steps that you have to do to make a wish in Animal Crossing New Horizons when the shooting stars event is happening.
- The first thing that you have to do is to go to a nice spot with a clear view of the horizon.
- After you pick the nice spot, then you have to tilt the right joystick up to look up at the sky with empty hands.
- Then, you have to wait for a shooting star.
- And then, you have to make a wish by pressing A.
- You can repeat this step to make a wish again.
It is important for you to note that making a wish when a shooting stars event is happening is only in the game. In real life, you do not have to make a wish because there is nothing to happen if you do that.
Celeste Comes During Shooting Stars in Animal Crossing New Horizons
As explained on Sportskeeda, when the shooting star is happening, Celeste will come to your island. Celeste is an owl and she seldom appears on islands. When she comes, various DIY recips are offered by her ranging from stars and space, wands and Zodiac DIY recipes.
It is important for you to know that Celeste only comes up during shooting stars events.
The Reasons Why We Have to Watch The Shooting Stars Event in Animal Crossing New Horizons
You may wonder why you have to watch the shooting stars event in Animal Crossing New Horizons. The first reason is because this phenomenon is beautiful. The second one and it seems that it is the important reason is that you will be able to get Star Fragments. If you make a wish when the shooting star event is happening, the next day you wake up, you will discover Star Fragments washed up on the shore like seashells.
The amount of Star Fragments that you will obtain depends on the amount of shooting stars that you wished upon. It means that you have a chance to get a lot of Star Fragments. During the meteor shower, you are able to get some normal Star Fragments and also some Large Star Fragments.
The function of star fragments is as a rare crafting material. From the list below, you are able to see the recipes for making a number of items from star fragments.
- Bunny Day Wand
You are able to craft it from three Star Fragments and one Wobbling Zipper Toy.
- Ice Wand
You are able to craft it from one Large Snowflake and three Star Fragments.
- Iron Wand
You are able to craft it from three Iron Nuggets and three Star Fragments.
- Golden Wand
You are able to craft it from two Gold Nuggets and three Star Fragments.
- Wedding Wand
You are able to craft it from one Wedding Flower Stand and three Star Fragments.
- Mushroom Wand
You are able to craft it from three Skinny Mushrooms and three Star Fragments.
- Magic Wand
You are able to craft it from three Star Fragments and one Large Star Fragment.
- Bamboo Wand
You are able to craft it from Six Young Spring Bamboo and three Star Fragments.
- Cherry-Blossom Wand
You are able to craft it from three Cherry-Blossom Petals and three Star Fragments.
- Shell Wand
You are able to craft it from three Summer Shells and three Star Fragments.
- Spooky Wand
You are able to craft it from one Spooky Lantern and three Star Fragments.
- Tree-branch Wand
You are able to craft it from five Tree Branches and three Star Fragments.
- Bunny Day Wand
Well, those are the recipes for making items from star fragments. If you want to craft these items, make sure that you can get star fragments when the shooting star events come. So, you are able to craft the items above.
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