Renée

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This article is about the rhinoceros villager. For the horse villager with the same personality and similar name, see Reneigh.
For the villager whose French name is Renée, see Rhonda.

Type of Rhinoceros villager Renée rhn08
Artwork of Renée the Rhinoceros
Species Personality Gender
Rhinoceros Big sister Female
Birthday May 28th Gemini
Favorite saying "Reckless youth makes rueful age."
Catchphrase "yo yo yo"
Clothing Sailor's Tee (Navy Blue)[nb 1]
Main appearances

Other appearances
Names in other languages
 おさい[nb 2]
 뿔님이[nb 5]
 Renata
 Ilona
 柴姐[nb 3]
 Rina
 Rina
 Renée
 柴姐[nb 4]
 Rina
 Rina
 Рене[nb 6]
Phrase in other languages
 パネェ
 킁킁
 stomp
 bomm
 超强
 badaboum
 purrum
 yo yo yo
 超強
 badaboum
 purrum
 йоу

Renée is a big sister rhinoceros villager in the Animal Crossing series. She first appeared in Animal Crossing: New Leaf and has appeared in all subsequent games except Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp. She is the only big sister rhinoceros in the series. Her name is a play on "rhinoceros." Likewise, her Japanese name is a play on sai, meaning rhinoceros.

In New Horizons, Renée has the music hobby and may sing anywhere without the need of a stereo.

Characteristics[edit]

Appearance[edit]

Artwork of Renée from Welcome amiibo.

Renée is a purple rhinoceros with pink hair and blush, and a white horn. The insides of her ears are light blue. When angry, her pupils disappear.

Personality[edit]

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

Renée has a big sister personality, a combination of normal, peppy, and snooty personalities. When the player make friends with her, she will act like a big sister, caring for the player and giving them medicine when stung by a bee.

Villager information[edit]

In New Leaf[edit]

In Animal Crossing: New Leaf, Renée cannot be one of the starting villagers in the player's town.

Renée
Reckless youth makes rueful age.

Renée

Renée

Birthday Personality Catchphrase
May 28 Gemini Big sister yo yo yo
Default clothing Sailor's Tee NL Model.png Sailor's Tee
Default umbrella Elegant Umbrella NL Model.png Elegant Umbrella
Favorites
Smallcheckmark.png Favorite style Rock 'n' Roll
Smallxmark.png Least favorite style Basic
Favorite color
 
Purple
Biography
Siblings Fourth of 6 kids
Skill Making puns
Goal Marathon runner
Halloween fear Mummy Mask NL Model.png Mummy Mask
Coffee preferences
Type of beans Kilimanjaro
Amount of milk The regular amount
Amount of sugar Two spoonfuls

In New Horizons[edit]

Renée
Reckless youth makes rueful age.

Renée

Birthday Personality Catchphrase
May 28 Gemini Big sister (A) yo yo yo
Default clothing Sailor's Tee (Navy Blue) NH Icon.png Sailor's Tee (Navy Blue)
Other default clothing
  • During rain (if not using umbrella): Raincoat (Purple) NH Icon.png Raincoat (Purple) & Outdoor Hat (Purple) NH Icon.png Outdoor Hat (Purple)
  • During snow: Down Jacket (Yellow) NH Icon.png Down Jacket (Yellow) & Snowy Knit Cap (Pink) NH Icon.png Snowy Knit Cap (Pink)
  • Sleepwear and if sick: Pajama Dress (Gray) NH Icon.png Pajama Dress (Gray)
  • While exercising: Athletic Jacket (Black) NH Icon.png Athletic Jacket (Black)
  • While doing yoga: Tank (White) NH Icon.png Tank (White)
  • While sunbathing: Triangle Shades (Black) NH Icon.png Triangle Shades
  • Fishing Tourney: Athletic Jacket (Black) NH Icon.png Athletic Jacket (Black)
  • Bug-Off: Athletic Jacket (Black) NH Icon.png Athletic Jacket (Black)
  • Bunny Day: Water-Egg Outfit NH Icon.png Water-Egg Outfit  & Water-Egg Shell NH Icon.png Water-Egg Shell
  • Halloween: Magic-Academy Robe (Purple) NH Icon.png Magic-Academy Robe (Purple) & Impish Horns (Purple) NH Icon.png Impish Horns (Purple)
  • Turkey Day: Straw Boater (Cream) NH Icon.png Straw Boater (Cream)
  • Turkey Day (chef): Chef's Outfit (Yellow) NH Icon.png Chef's Outfit (Yellow) & Chef's Hat NH Icon.png Chef's Hat
  • Toy Day: Santa Hat NH Icon.png Santa Hat
  • Countdown: Flapper Dress (Gold) NH Icon.png Flapper Dress (Gold) & Flower Sunglasses (Purple) NH Icon.png Flower Sunglasses (Purple)[nb 7]
  • Birthday & Wedding Season photoshoot: Flapper Dress (Gold) NH Icon.png Flapper Dress (Gold) & Flower Sunglasses (Purple) NH Icon.png Flower Sunglasses (Purple)[nb 8]
  • As a student for the school[nb 9]: School Uniform with Necktie (Navy Blue) NH Icon.png School Uniform with Necktie (Navy Blue)
  • As the teacher for the school[nb 9]: Checkered Sweater Vest (Light Brown) NH Icon.png Checkered Sweater Vest (Light Brown) & Rimmed Glasses (Black) NH Icon.png Rimmed Glasses (Black)
  • As the cashier/employee for the restaurant[nb 9]: Café Uniform (Black) NH Icon.png Café Uniform (Black)
  • As the chef/apprentice for the restaurant[nb 9]: Chef's Outfit (Yellow) NH Icon.png Chef's Outfit (Yellow) & Chef's Hat NH Icon.png Chef's Hat
  • As a staff for the café[nb 9]: Diner Apron (Yellow) NH Icon.png Diner Apron (Yellow)
  • As the receptionist for the hospital[nb 9]: Nurse's Jacket (Pink) NH Icon.png Nurse's Jacket (Pink)
  • As the doctor for the hospital[nb 9]: Doctor's Coat (Red Necktie) NH Icon.png Doctor's Coat (Red Necktie)
  • As a patient for the hospital[nb 9]: Pajama Dress (Gray) NH Icon.png Pajama Dress (Gray)
  • As the shop manager for the apparel shop[nb 9]: Staff Uniform (Yellow) NH Icon.png Staff Uniform (Yellow)
  • While practicing hula[nb 9]: Hula Top (Purple) NH Icon.png Hula Top (Purple) & Hibiscus Hairpin (Yellow) NH Icon.png Hibiscus Hairpin (Yellow)
  • While floating in the ocean[nb 9]: Leaf-Print Wet Suit (Purple) NH Icon.png Leaf-Print Wet Suit (Purple) & Pilot Shades (Gold) NH Icon.png Pilot Shades (Gold)
  • During DJ KK's concerts[nb 9]: Paradise Planning Event Tee (Purple) NH Icon.png Paradise Planning Event Tee (Purple), Light-Up Flower Crown (Purple) NH Icon.png Light-Up Flower Crown (Purple), & Neon Shades (Pink & Yellow) NH Icon.png Neon Shades (Pink & Yellow)
  • Default umbrella Vinyl Umbrella NH Icon.png Vinyl Umbrella
    Default phone  Default Phone Case (Blue) NH Model.png  Blue
    Final phone  Phone Case (Polka-Dot Print - Fabric 11) NH Model.png  Polka-Dot Print - Fabric 11
    Favorite styles Cool and Active
    Favorite colors
     
    Purple
    and
     
    Yellow
    Hobby Music
    Carried bag Paper Bag NH Model.png Paper
    Book Music Book Interior NH Texture.png Music
    Food Lollipop Food NH Model.png Lollipop
    Drink Soda can Drink NH Model.png Soda can
    Popsicle Ramune-soda Popsicle NH Model.png Ramune-soda
    Ideal clothing for Renée – Purple / Yellow Cool and Active clothing
    Villagers prefer clothing that matches any one of their favorite colors or styles.
    For brevity, the following list only shows clothing that matches both favorite colors and one favorite style.
    Name Image Price Available from
    Ballet Outfit (Purple) Ballet Outfit (Purple) NH Icon.png  2,880 Bells  Able Sisters
    Basketball Tank (Purple) Basketball Tank (Purple) NH Icon.png  1,120 Bells  Mabel
     Able Sisters
    Dance-Team Jacket (Purple) Dance-Team Jacket (Purple) NH Icon.png  1,680 Bells  Mabel
     Able Sisters
    Jester Costume (Purple & Yellow) Jester Costume (Purple & Yellow) NH Icon.png  2,240 Bells  Able Sisters
    Jester's Cap (Purple & Yellow) Jester's Cap (Purple & Yellow) NH Icon.png  1,900 Bells  Able Sisters
    Madras Plaid Shirt (Purple) Madras Plaid Shirt (Purple) NH Icon.png  1,120 Bells  Mabel
     Able Sisters
    Muscle Tank (Purple) Muscle Tank (Purple) NH Icon.png  640 Bells  Mabel
     Able Sisters
    Paradise Planning Event Tee (Purple) Paradise Planning Event Tee (Purple) NH Icon.png  1,100 Poki  Apparel shop
    Wizard's Cap (Purple) Wizard's Cap (Purple) NH Icon.png  880 Bells  Able Sisters
    More Purple Items
    More Yellow Items
    More Cool Items
    More Active Items

    In Happy Home Paradise[edit]

    Renée
    Thought bubble I miss the time I spent hanging out in empty lots...
    Client's vision Total Blank Slate
    Required items Utility Pole
    Cruiser Bike
    Fence
    Favorite song  Agent K.K.
    Unlocked items
    Furniture:
    Interior:
    Clothing:
    Other items:

    House[edit]

    In New Leaf[edit]

    Exterior of Renée's house in Animal Crossing: New Leaf
    Interior of Renée's house in Animal Crossing: New Leaf
    Items:
     Clothesline Pole  Cardboard Sofa
     Chalkboard  Ringside Table
     Manhole Cover  Garbage Pail
     School Chair  Boxing Barricade (x2)
     Cassette Player
    Wall:  Chain-Link Fence
    Floor:  Sandlot
    Music:  Surfin' K.K.

    In New Horizons[edit]

    In Animal Crossing: New Horizons, if Renée is one of the starter villagers, her house will have craftable items primarily from the Wooden Block Series. She cannot have her initial house interior unless she moves out of the player's island or the Happy Home Paradise DLC is purchased, in which either the player or Isabelle can reset the interior.

    Exterior of Renée's house in Animal Crossing: New Horizons
    Interior of Renée's house in Animal Crossing: New Horizons
    Exterior:
    Shape: House shape #1
    Roof:  Pink Slate Roof
    Siding:  Purple & White Panel Siding
    Door:  White Basic Door
    Interior:
    Items:
    Wall:  Skull Wall
    Floor:  Tiger-Print Flooring
    Music:  Surfin' K.K.

    Other appearances[edit]

    In Happy Home Designer[edit]

    Renée
    Reckless youth makes rueful age.

    Renée's Happy Home Designer icon


    Example of Renée's Happy Home Designer house
    Official example
    Renée
    Birthday Personality Catchphrase
    May 28 Gemini Big sister yo yo yo
    Default clothing Sailor's Tee HHD Icon.png Sailor's Tee
    Default umbrella Elegant Umbrella HHD Icon.png Elegant Umbrella
    House request
    Thought bubble I want to relive the days I spent playing in a vacant lot.
    Client's vision A vacant lot.
    Required items Drink Machine
    Pile of Pipes
    Cruiser Bike
    Favorite song  Agent K.K.
    Unlocked items
    Furniture:
  •  Pink Cosmos
  •  Drink Machine
  •  Ball
  •  Basketball Hoop
  •  Portable Toilet
  •  Cable Spool
  •  Kick Scooter
  •  Cruiser Bike
  •  Tire Stack
  •  Pile of Pipes
  •  Agent K.K.
  •  Renée's Pic
  • Interior:
  •  Stone Wall
  •  Chain-Link Fence
  •  Sidewalk
  •  Sandlot
  • Clothing:
  •  Straw Boater
  •  Elegant Umbrella
  • Nature:
  •  Pink Cosmos
  • Starting house: Default exterior of Renée's house in Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer

    Card profiles[edit]

    amiibo card[edit]

    026 Renée amiibo card NA.png

    Card back

    Amiibo card back.png

    #026 Renée - Series 1
    Star sign: Gemini
    Birthday: May 28
    Dice value: 3
    Hand sign: Rock

    Gallery[edit]

    Names in other languages[edit]

    Japanese おさい
    Osai
    From サイ (sai), "rhinoceros"

    Korean 뿔님이
    Ppulnimi
    -

    Simplified Chinese 柴姐
    CháiJǐe
    柴 is similar to Japanese name, 姐 means big sister

    Russian Рене
    Rene
    Same as English name

    Dutch Renée Same as English name

    German Ilona -

    European Spanish Rina From "rinoceronte," Spanish for "rhinoceros"

    European French Rina Similar to English name, and derived from rhinocéros ("rhinoceros")

    Italian Renata From rinoceronte, "rhinoceros"

    See also[edit]

    Notes[edit]

    1. Called simply Sailor's Tee prior to New Horizons
    2. Osai
    3. CháiJǐe
    4. CháiJǐe
    5. Ppulnimi
    6. Rene
    7. Renée's headwear during the Countdown can either be the New Year's Silk Hat or the New Year's Hat, each rotating every year. The hat's variation will vary depending on what variations Tom Nook is selling at his stand.
    8. If it is Renée's birthday, she will also wear the Birthday Hat (Blue variation).
    9. 9.00 9.01 9.02 9.03 9.04 9.05 9.06 9.07 9.08 9.09 9.10 9.11 Only in the Happy Home Paradise DLC