A piece of furniture from the snowman series can only be obtained after building a well-proportioned snowman from snowballs that are dotted around town from mid-December through to mid-February. After being built, the snowman will comment on his appearance. If the snowman is well-built, a letter will arrive containing an item of furniture and a short note of appreciation.
All the pieces in the snowman series can be sold for 8,888 Bells and are awarded 888 points in HRA evaluations. This use of this number was intended as "8" is similar in shape to a snowman. As is usual with themed items from special characters, items in the Snowman Series cannot be purchased at Tom Nook's.
Snowman - Although not a part of the snowman series, this piece of furniture can only be obtained from a well-assembled snowman. In Animal Crossing it can be obtained from Tortimer on Snow Day. In Wild World, if the player makes a perfect snowman on New Years Eve or during the Bright Lights festival, the next day they will receive a snowman. In City Folk and Animal Crossing: New Leaf, it can be obtained like any other item from the snowman series.
Snowman paper - The stationery on which the snowman writes the letters that contain snowman furniture. This paper cannot be bought or ordered at Nook's.
Snowman Vanity - The newest DLC item released in North America for City Folk which later appears as an obtainable item in New Leaf along with the rest of the snowman series.
Names in other languages
눈사람 시리즈, Nunsaram sirijeu- Snowman furniture series
Schneemann-Serie- Snowman series
The Snowman Table and Fridge feature in this play set.