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FrogSpeciesIconSilhouette.png Drift flg04
Drift NH.png
Species Personality Gender
Frog Emotion Pride NH Icon cropped.png Jock Male
Birthday October 9th Libra
Quote "Always go for the gold!"
Catchphrase "brah"[nb 1]
"dribbit"[nb 2]
Clothing Blue Aloha Shirt[nb 3]
No. 67 Shirt[nb 4]
Six-Ball Tee[nb 5]
Main appearances
Other appearances
Name in other languages

Japanese ドク
Italian Prospero
German Caspar

Simplified Chinese 毒仔
French Gordon
Spanish Surfín
Dutch Drift

Traditional Chinese 毒仔
Quebec French Gordon
Latin American Spanish Surfín
Russian Дрифт

Phrase in other languages

Japanese ゲロゲロ
Korean 개굴개굴
Italian girin
German quak

Simplified Chinese 聒聒
French braaaa
Spanish colega
Dutch gozer

Traditional Chinese 嘓嘓
Quebec French braaaa
Latin American Spanish dribit
Russian бро

Drift is a jock frog villager in the Animal Crossing series. He first appears in Animal Crossing as an islander and in all subsequent games as a villager. His English catchphrase as of Animal Crossing: New Horizons is a portmanteau of ribbit, onomatopoeia of a frog noise, and his name.

In New Horizons, Drift has the fitness hobby and will wear Sporty Shades and lift heavy dumbbells while exercising.



Drift in Animal Crossing.

Drift is a red frog with orange, yellow, and brown markings all over his body and face, resembling a poison dart frog. He has a large smile and large eyes. As an islander in Animal Crossing, he has a flowery wreath around his neck, which is unseen in his artwork for this game as well as all proceeding installments.


Below is a brief description of the jock personality. For more information, click here.

As a jock villager, Drift is energetic and has an interest in physical fitness and activity. He often talks about exercise or sports and may brag about his physical fitness. While often friendly to the player, he may comment on their fitness. During conversations with other villagers, he generally gets along well with peppy villagers due their similar hyper personalities and will also get along with smug villagers, while he may offend snooty villagers by critiquing their fitness and annoy cranky villagers with his hyper personality. In New Horizons, Drift goes to sleep at 12:30 AM and wakes up at 6:30 AM.

Villager information[edit]

In Animal Crossing[edit]


Species Gender Personality
Frog Male Jock
Star sign Libra Libra
Catchphrase brah
Default Clothing Blue Aloha Shirt PG Model.png Blue Aloha Shirt
Default Umbrella Retro Umbrella PG Model.png Retro Umbrella
Smallcheckmark.png Favorite Fruit Orange PG Sprite.png Orange
Smallxmark.png Allergic Fruit Apple PG Sprite.png Apple
Smallcheckmark.png Favorite Clothing Style (e+) Strange
Smallxmark.png Least Favorite Clothing Style (e+) Striking

In Wild World[edit]

DriftPicACWW.png Always go for the gold!
Favorite Clothing
Smallcheckmark.png Strange Smallxmark.png Striking

In City Folk[edit]

Clothing Smallcheckmark.png Strange
Smallxmark.png Striking
Furniture Genre Retro/Dignified
Furniture Series Ranch
Furniture Color Orange

In New Leaf[edit]

Drift's picture in Animal Crossing: New Leaf Always go for the gold!
Siblings Youngest of 3 Kids
Skill Yo-yoing or shadow puppetry
Goal Tycoon
Fear Bug Mask
Clothing Smallcheckmark.png Flashy
Smallxmark.png Cute
Color Orange
Type Blue Mountain
Milk The regular amount
Sugar Two spoonfuls

In New Horizons[edit]

Always go for the gold!


Birthday Personality Catchphrase
October 9 Libra Jock (B) dribbit
Default Clothing Six-Ball Tee NH Icon.png Six-Ball Tee
Favorite Styles Simple and Active
Favorite Colors
Hobby Fitness
Carried Bag Veggie
Book Exercise
Food Donut
Drink Tea can or yellow mug
Popsicle Orange


In Animal Crossing[edit]

As an islander, Drift's house in Animal Crossing will begin with only one item, and he will request specific items for the player give to him, which he will place in his house. They are the same items that Raddle requests, except for different wallpaper and flooring.

In Wild World[edit]

In City Folk[edit]

House of Drift CF.png
Covered Wagon HHD Icon.png Covered Wagon Broken Post HHD Icon.png Broken Post (x2)
Cow Skull HHD Icon.png Cow Skull Mini Drilloid HHD Icon.png Mini Drilloid
Tumbleweed HHD Icon.png Tumbleweed Clothesline Pole HHD Icon.png Clothesline Pole
Watering Trough HHD Icon.png Watering Trough
Wallpaper: Western Vista NL.png Western Vista
Floor: Western Desert NL.png Western Desert
Music: K.K. Country [nb 6]

In New Leaf[edit]

House of Drift NL Exterior.png
House of Drift NL.jpg
Green Table NL Model.png Green Table Green Bed NL Model.png Green Bed
Green Counter NL Model.png Green Counter Green Dresser NL Model.png Green Dresser
Green Bench NL Model.png Green Bench Mini Drilloid HHD Icon.png Mini Drilloid
Retro TV NL Model.png Retro TV Green Desk NL Model.png Green Desk
Rubber Tree NL Model.png Rubber Tree Bromeliaceae NL Model.png Bromeliaceae
Lantern NL Model.png Lantern Green Wall Clock NL Model.png Green Wall Clock
Wallpaper: Jungle Wall NL.png Jungle Wall
Floor: Checkered Tile NL.png Checkered Tile
Music: K.K. Country [nb 7]

In New Horizons[edit]

In New Horizons, if Drift is the one of the starter villagers, his house will have craftable items primarily from the Wooden Series.

Other appearances[edit]

In Pocket Camp[edit]

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp villager information

Drift's Pocket Camp icon

He may look the poisonous type, but Drift is actually a pretty cool guy. He wouldn't hurt a fly...in the metaphorical sense.
 Preferred theme:
PC Banner - Hip.png
 Primary reward:
Wood PC Icon.png Wood
 Version added:
 Date unlocked:

Needed to Invite:

Blathers PC icon.png  This villager can be unlocked through Blathers's Treasure Trek.

Friendship Rewards:
No. 67 Shirt PC Icon.png
Sparkle Stones PC Icon.png

No. 67 Shirt
and Sparkle Stone
Sparkle Stones PC Icon.png

Sparkle Stone
Pumpkin Pie PC Icon.png

Pumpkin Pie
Craft Unlock
Level 7 Level 9 Level 15
Drift's Pic PC Icon.png
Sparkle Stones PC Icon.png

Drift‎‎'s Pic
and Sparkle Stone
Sparkle Stones PC Icon.png

Sparkle Stone
Sparkle Stones PC Icon.png

Sparkle Stone
Level 20 Level 25 Level 30
Sparkle Stones PC Icon.png

Sparkle Stone
Sparkle Stones PC Icon.png

Sparkle Stone
Sparkle Stones PC Icon.png

Sparkle Stone
Level 35 Level 40 Level 45

Card profiles[edit]

Animal Crossing e-Reader card[edit]

Animal Crossing e-Reader card
#032 Drift - Series 1
Gender: Male
Clothes: Blue Aloha Shirt
Sign: Libra
Phrase: brah
Password: R5ngoARS6l3iVL
Animal Crossing-e 1-032 (Drift).jpg
031 Tad Animal Crossing e-Reader cards
#032 Drift
033 Chevre

amiibo card[edit]

amiibo card
#189 Drift - Series 2
Star sign: Libra
Birthday: October 9
Dice value: 5
Hand sign: Scissors
189 Drift amiibo card NA.png
188 Ankha List of amiibo cards
#189 Drift
190 Vesta


Names in other languages[edit]

Japanese ドク
From poison, likely comes from his coloring, which is similar to a poison dart frog.

From Japanese name

Simplified Chinese 毒仔

Russian Дрифт
From English name

Dutch Drift Same as English name

German Caspar -

European Spanish Surfín A play on the word "surf"

European French Gordon An English given name

Italian Prospero Prosperous, also derived from rospo, the Italian word for toad

See also[edit]


  1. Prior to New Horizons
  2. New Horizons
  3. Animal Crossing
  4. Wild World to Pocket Camp
  5. New Horizons
  6. Does not contain a stereo initially
  7. Does not contain a stereo initially