Rune Factory 4 Special comes to the Nintendo Switch seven years after its original 3DS release. Does the move to a new console with one fewer screen work?
Rune Factory 4
Rune Factory 4 takes this farming sim/dungeon crawling hybrid to the 3DS. It features the choice of a male or female main character, a town-building component, and enhancements to the romance system.
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Rune Factory 4 Special is now available on Nintendo Switch in North America. Those in Europe will have to wait another couple of days, but there is a new launch trailer to view in the meantime.
RPGamers will have plenty of eligible bachelors and bachelorettes to choose from when Rune Factory 4 Special launches later this month. XSEED Games released a couple of trailers highlighting the lads and lasses.
With a change from two screens to one, Rune Factory 4 Special releases in two weeks on the Nintendo Switch. If early gameplay is any indication, it’s an excellent upgrade.
Rune Factory 4 Special will be heading west next month. XSEED Games and Marvelous Europe also revealed that early adopters will be able to pick up the game’s “Another Episode” DLC for free.
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XSEED Games and Marvelous Europe have announced a physical limited edition for Rune Factory 4 Special. The Archival Edition will include an artbook covering all the current titles in the series, as well as the game’s soundtrack.
The Rune Factory franchise hasn’t received a new entry in several years. However, the last installment is getting a rerelease this year, and we were able to check it out ahead of its release at this year’s E3.
XSEED Games has released some E3 trailers, including ones for a couple of upcoming RPGs. Heroland is set for release this fall, with Rune Factory 4 Special currently on a general 2019 date.
Marvelous held a recent livestream to show some of the additions to Rune Factory 4 Special. The stream included the debut of the opening movie, as well as news of an addition focused on the dragon Ventuswill.
The Rune Factory series is heading to the Nintendo Switch. In the latest Direct, Nintendo announced Rune Factory 4: Special and Rune Factory 5.