ハムスケ Hamusuke
"The ear's the thing."
Gender Personality Species
Male Jock Hamster
Birthday May 30th (Gemini)
Initial phrase hammie
Initial clothes Big-Star Tee
Home request A soccer arena
Skill Limboing
Goal Soccer player
Coffee Blend,
The regular amount of milk,
Two spoonfuls of sugar
Style Basic
Favorite song K.K. Reggae
Appearances NL, HHD
Regional names Flag of France small Jojo
Flag of Germany small Hamid
Flag of Spain Bombo
Flag of Italy small Amleto

Hamlet (ハムスケ, Hamusuke?) is a jock hamster villager who first appears in New Leaf. His English and Japanese names start the same way as "hamster", his species. His name may refer to Shakespeare's famous play: "Hamlet." His picture quote further supports this, as one of the characters in the play is poisoned through their ear. He appears on the album cover for I Love You.


Hamlet is a hamster who originally wears a purple shirt with a yellow star in the middle. He has teal ears, light yellow skin, and a streak of brown hair. Like the other hamsters, he is shorter than most villagers. Due to his half-closed eyes, he could be mistaken for a lazy villager


Below is a brief description of the jock personality. For more information, click here.
Hamlet has a jock personality, and has a great interest in sports and bodybuilding. Jock villagers are hyperactive and motivated, but often come across as egotistical and dense. As a jock villager, Hamlet is very interested in his hobby, and may compete against the player for catching bugs and fish. Jock villagers get along with peppy, cranky and uchi villagers, but conflict with the laid-back lifestyle of lazy villagers. Snooty villagers may also be difficult to get along with for Hamlet.


Hamlet's home has a slight playroom theme, he also owns a few items from the Stripe Series. He owns a gyroid, the Mega Drilloid, and a star globe. He also owns the Stripe Table, the Stripe Closet, and the Stripe Bed. Supporting his playroom theme, Hamlet owns an Elephant Slide, and some bowling pins, as well as a Kiddie Stereo, which plays K.K. Reggae. His wallpaper is the Playroom Wall, and his flooring is the Sloppy Carpet.

Hamlet HamletHouse
Hamlet's New Leaf interior. Hamlet's New Leaf exterior.

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Amiibo card back
#275 Hamlet
Type Hamster
Star sign Gemini
Birthday 5/30
Roll value 1
Hand sign Rock
Request A soccer arena
Amiibo 275 Hamlet
274 Flora #275 Hamlet 276 Astrid



  • Hamlet is on the box art for New Leaf in the jungle gym next to Isabelle.