Fans are a type of handheld item available only in Animal Crossing, Doubutsu no Mori e+, and New Horizons. They are referred to as Uchiwa Fans in New Horizons. When used, the player will fan themselves as if they are trying to keep cool. Trees can still be shaken when holding fans.
In Animal Crossing and Doubutsu no Mori e+
In Animal Crossing, fans are only available if Redd has them during the Fireworks Festival on July 4. In Doubutsu no Mori e+, they are also available at Tom Nook's One Day Sales. Fans can be purchased for 780 Bells from Redd, or 600 Bells from Tom Nook or the catalog. There are eight varieties available:
In New Horizons
Two Uchiwa Fans exist in New Horizons: the normal Uchiwa Fan that is obtained from Nook's Cranny for 800 Bells or Redd during the Fireworks Show for 500 Bells, and the Nook Inc. Uchiwa Fan that is obtained from Nook Stop for 400 Nook Miles.