You must link your Nintendo Account in order to transfer save data.
By linking your Nintendo Account, you can use save data for a game on multiple devices. (Please note you cannot play on multiple devices at the same time.)
If your new device has a different operating system, you will not be able to transfer any Leaf Tickets you have purchased/obtained or any Pocket Camp Club benefits from your membership.
Please note that if you tap Delete Save Data from within the game, your Nintendo Account will be unlinked and your save data will be deleted. Please do not tap Delete Save Data unless you intend to delete your current game data.
Please check here if you have not yet linked your Nintendo Account.
Please check here if you have already linked your Nintendo Account.
Note: Please see What is a Nintendo Account? if you have any questions about your Nintendo Account.
If you have not yet linked your Nintendo Account:
Please start from Step 1.
You can create a Nintendo Account by visiting https://accounts.nintendo.com/.
After linking your Nintendo Account to Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, open the game on the device you wish to transfer your save data to, and select Link Nintendo Account.
Note: Please see I want to create a Nintendo Account for more information on account creation.
If you have already linked your Nintendo Account:
Please start from Step 2.
You can link your Nintendo Account by opening Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp on the device you wish to transfer your save data to and then selecting Link Nintendo Account.
■ How to Transfer Save Data
Step 1: Prepare to transfer your save data. (Complete this step on your previous smart device.)
You can link your Nintendo Account from either the title screen or within the in-game menu.
For details on how to link your Nintendo Account, please refer to I want to link my Nintendo Account to Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp.
Step 2: Using your new smart device.
① Open Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp after installing it on your new device.
② Once the game has opened, touch Tap to start!
③ Tap OK to proceed.
④ From the Link Nintendo Account? screen, select Access Save Data.
⑤ Sign in with the Nintendo Account you've linked to the save data you wish to transfer to this new device.
⑥ Tap Return to Title Screen to finish transferring your save data.
Note: You cannot transfer save data from the in-game menu screen or by selecting Link Nintendo Account at the bottom of the title screen.
If this isn't the first time you've opened Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp on your new device, the screen from Step ④ will not display. You will need to delete the app from your device and then reinstall it.
If this did not resolve your issue, you can also refer to these articles.
- What is a Nintendo Account?
- I want to link my Nintendo Account to Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp.
- I want to create a Nintendo Account.