"Sleep early. Wake late."
―Chester's favorite quote[src]

Chester is a lazy cub villager in Animal Crossing: New Leaf.


Day 15: Wacky Wardrobe Edit

Chester was first introduced when Emile took an immediate liking to him. Chester challenged Emile to a game of "What Do I Want to Eat?", and Emile got it right on the first try. After which Emile decided to invite him to live in Palette.

Day 18: Midnight Oil Edit

Chester finally moved in. Emile went to greet him, and was touched when Chester remembered him visiting him when he camped out.

Day 24: The Snowmen Cometh Edit

After visiting Super T&T, Chester decided to be called "Super Chester."

Animal Crossing: New Leaf - Welcome amiibo Edit

Day 4: The Worst Birthday Edit

After many years, Emile finally decides to cut down Chester's memorial bamboo, as it had become a recurring nuisance. Emile expresses remorse towards Chester.

Other Appearances Edit

Six Years Edit

Emile wandered around Palette, doing some fishing and talking to various villagers, including Pietro (whom he talked to twice).


  • Chester was the first camper Emile invited to live in Palette.
  • Chester refused Emile's first offer to move to Palette, but accepted his second offer.
  • He bought some dandelions from Emile for 2,610 bells.
  • Chugga offered to purify the towns water all by himself, if Chester would move in.
  • It takes about 2 days for campers to move into the town, so his house began construction in episode 17, and he moved in during episode 18.
  • In one episode, Shari asked Chugga to catch a pill bug for her because Chester told her she looked like one.
  • Emile sent him a letter to welcome him to town, to which he replied.
  • Emile had never seen the inside his house, until he was finally inside on Day 33 (the same day as Toy Day).
  • Emile talks ever so often about missing Chester.[1][2]
  • An alternate universe version of his house was seen in episode 36.
  • Chester has a creepy "excited face."
  • Chester wanted a lemon table for Toy Day.
  • It is speculated that Chester sleeps in his dresser.
  • Biskit came to visit Chester one day, implying they might be friends.
  • He is a Lazy villager, like Biskit and Egbert.

References Edit

  1. Animal Crossing: New Leaf - Welcome amiibo - Day 4: The Worst Birthday
  2. Animal Crossing: New Leaf - Welcome amiibo - Day 6: Deep Dive Deep
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