― Blathers, New LeafBlathers (フータ, Fūta?, Hooter) is an owl special character who serves the director of the Museum. “I must say! Blathers is introduced in the original Animal Crossing, serving as the Museum's director. His belly appears to be checkered in diamonds with light brown and white squares, similar to an argyle vest, which is traditionally associated with academia. He also tends to have to stop himself going off into anecdotes or stories when given items. He also has big, reddish-pink cheeks. Blathers informing the player about his fear of bugs in Wild World. Unlocking Blathers also allows for more creature donations. “The reminds me of a time when I was still in my baby feathers...” He also allows his friend, Brewster, to run a cafe in the museum. “No no! I am Blathers, the director of this museum. It is my honor, entirely, to make your acquaintance. These days are easily identified by Blathers releasing occasional sighs when not in the conversation with the player and by him being awake during the day rather than sleeping as usual. To see the conversations, click here. What's more, I'm up to my wingtips in research.So while I thank you for the invitation, I'm sorry to say I cannot make it.". After finishing school, he attended university, earning multiple degrees, but not a doctorate. Blathers is an owl with brown feathers. There he will give players the recipes for a vaulting pole and a shovel, giving more access to the island and access to more resources, as well as fossils. He can also give the player information on the museum, such as exhibitions, what has been donated and by whom in every game from Wild World onward. He'd be a great game-show contestant if he could just stay awake. Blathers in his tent he sets up prior to the museum's construction. In order to begin the process to unlock Blathers, players must have completed the tutorial and have gone through the process of placing their tent. A bug...!” He in his mid-twenties at this point. Players can catch their bugs in peace knowing that that they will be going into Blathers' safe feathers. Blathers accepted the offer enthusiastically and despite occasional homesickness, he remains at his post. Bugs can be caught using any kind of net and fish can be caught using any kind of fishing rod. Blathers is one of the first special villagers to arrive onto the island- here's how to get him and give him all those fish and bugs! Covering the hottest movie and TV topics that fans want. His eyes are very big with small black irises. Blathers continues rambling, oblivious to Ai's absence. Ah, I beg your pardon! His professor approached him prior to finishing his archaeological doctorate and recommended Blathers accept a post as the director of a country museum given all other curators in the Faraway Museum refused to take the post. Appearances He also appears as a Spirit in Super Smash Bros. “Eeek! Blathers is a playable character in amiibo Festival, available when the Blathers amiibo is scanned on the Wii U. His arms are wing shaped and he has yellow talons. Whereas Blathers is trained in fish, bugs, and paintings, he mentions that he is unable to officially identify fossils, though he is confident in his ability nonetheless. His personality remains fairly similar otherwise, although he does also express interest to owning a personal collection of fossils but not having enough bells to add to his personal collection. He freely allows the player to design his house. This can lead to humorous results if you get him to participate in reactions like "Pride". Male Blathers enthusiastically accepted the positions, and, despite occasional homesickness and being unable to complete his doctorate, he express no remorse in taking the job. He continues to maintain his fossil identification certification and gladly identifies fossils for the player as well as accept donations of fish, bugs, fossils and paintings. ” Once enough fish, bugs, fossils, and painting have been donated to the museum, he will propose the mayor to expand the museum by adding a second floor. Once the art exhibit has opened, he will accept art the same way as any other donation. Ah yes, Player! His house can be designed by the player if they have his amiibo or amiibo Card. ― Blathers in New Leaf, when talking to him before 6 PM. The next day, Blathers should be in a tent where players set it up. Blathers has a surprisingly detailed history in comparison to many other Animal Crossing series' special characters. Blathers continues serving as the director of the Museum in City Folk. Blathers, the talkative museum curator owl, makes a return in Animal Crossing: New Horizons, reprising his usual role of running the town's museum and … This can be placed like any other tent and its placement will decide where the museum will eventually be built. ― Blathers in New Leaf, after given a single fish. Blathers makes a cameo appearance in Super Smash Bros. Brawl as a background character in the map Smashville. As museum curator, this night owl fills his brain with fascinating facts. However, catching bugs and fish will net players some great puns as an additional award to their catch. MORE: How To Increase Inventory Space In Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Sam is a guide writer for GameRant, as well as an independent game designer. His face is light beige and he has a yellow beak. Blathers does show minor amounts of excitement when he receives a fish, and is horrified when a bug is presented. The only restriction with this tent is that it cannot be placed on a beach like other tents. Much of his backstory is presented in the form of conversations with Blathers on certain days in Wild World. Blathers demonstrates considerable knowledge on all items which can be donated and often rambles about them in great detail to the player after a donation is made. !” https://animalcrossing.fandom.com/wiki/Blathers?oldid=523690. After giving Tom Nook all the specimens, players will be given Blathers' Tent. Blathers yet again continues his role as the director of the Museum on Main Street in New Leaf. As seen due to the leak of Animal Forest source code, there is an early version of Blathers' texture: He has a blue bowtie instead of green, he has no rosy cheeks, and he has dot-eyes similar to Celeste's.