Iron nugget is one of the many craft materials you will need if you are going to make furniture and various items in Animal Crossing: New Horizons. The problem is that you may not have the slightest idea how to get them. So how do you find (get) iron nuggets in Animal Crossing: New Horizons?

How do you find the iron nuggets in Animal Crossing: New Horizons?

To get the iron nuggets, go to any cobblestone you see lying on the ground of your island and hit it with a shovel.

In obtaining iron nuggets there is an element of random generation, so you can get one of the many crafting materials or objects falling out of the stone.

How to find (mine) iron nuggets in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Then you will see something jump out of it and fall to the ground next to it. As we have already noted, it could be an iron nugget, or if you are lucky, you will run into a stone that continuously charges you with increasing amounts of credit over a period of time.

How to find (mine) iron nuggets in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

If you don’t get the iron nugget from the rock, just keep moving and hit more. It’s a pretty common resource, so you won’t need much time until it falls out.

Before you hit a rock, dig a hole with a shovel gently behind you so that your character is between it and the falling resource. Good luck with your prey!

If you’re looking for more tips and tricks, we invite you to our other Animal Crossing: New Horizons guides.

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