Gold armor (New Horizons)

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Gold armor

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Gold armor

Buy price Sell price
Not for sale  80,000 Bells
Obtain via
Recipe Gold nugget
Recipe type Equipment (#302)
Recipe obtained via  Smug villager
Styles Gorgeous / Cool
Label themes Fairy tale / Goth
In other games
Wild World (gold armor suit)
City Folk (gold armor suit)
New Leaf (gold-armor pants)
New Leaf (gold-armor suit)
Names in other languages
 armure en or
 armadura de oro
 armatura dorata
 золотые доспехи
 골든 아머
 armure en or
 armadura de oro
 gouden harnas

The gold armor is a dress-up item in Animal Crossing: New Horizons. The item can be worn by either the player or any villagers.

The gold armor can be obtained from crafting, which requires gold nugget. The recipe for this item can be obtained from smug villagers, either when they are crafting in their house, or when the player receive their message bottle from the beach.

No villagers wear this item as their default outfit.

In Happy Home Paradise, this item is unlocked for use in designing when doing a vacation home request for Klaus, Knox, and Rowan. In addition, the item can be used to change the clothing of a villager or the player either during or after the designing process for screenshot purposes.

Use in crafting

The gold armor is used as a crafting material in the DIY recipes for the following items:

Recipes in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

# Item Image Type Buy price Available from Materials
462 Robot hero robot hero Furniture  5,000 Nook Miles  Nook Stop
Gold armor
30× Rusted part
90× Iron nugget
10× Gold nugget
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