Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life, Rune Factory 3 Special Announced
XSEED Games and Marvelous announced Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life and Rune Factory 3 Special. The games are remasters of titles in the Bokujō Monogatari/Story of Seasons farming sim series and its Rune Factory action RPG spin-off series.
Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life is a remaster of the title originally released for Nintendo GameCube (and later PlayStation 2) in North America as Harvest Moon: A Wonderful Life. The game takes players to the quiet community of Forgotten Valley, where they fulfill their father’s dream of running a farm while potentially finding a partner and raising a child, with the remaster allowing players to romance all marriage candidates regardless of gender. Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life will release for Nintendo Switch in summer 2023.
Rune Factory 3 originally released for Nintendo DS, with the new Special version adding HD graphics and redesigned 3D character models. The game puts players in the role of Micah, a young man who can transform into a golden sheep-like monster known as a wooly. Micah awakens in the town of Sharance, where he must restore the peace between people and monsters. Rune Factory 3 Special will release for Nintendo Switch in 2023.