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Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town update out now in Japan (version 1.0.5)

Posted on May 24, 2021 by in News, Switch, Switch eShop

Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town

Update: This post has been updated to clarify that it’s currently live in Japan only at the moment. The North American/European version will receive this patch sometime in the future.


Original: A new update is now live for Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town in Japan, bringing the version number up to 1.0.5. Various improvements have been made due to feedback, with quality of life adjustments as well graphical and performance changes. Check out the patch notes below.

  • Release date: May 23rd 2021 (North America) / May 24th 2021 (Europe, Japan)
  • Patch notes:
  • Adjusts some of the residents’ existing dialogue and adds new dialogue
    • Our team is now working on writing new dialogue so that players can enjoy getting to know the residents of Olive Town even more than before.
  • Changes the functionality of all makers 
    • In an effort to improve the functionality of makers, they will be changed so that each maker is able to create multiple items.
    • All makers can now be set to create the same item in succession (up to 10 times)
    • You can now take item as soon as they have been made, and you can now add the same materials to the makers while the making process is ongoing
  • Improves visuals during eating scenes
  • Adds the ability to lock movement in a straight line 
    • Holding down the L or R button and moving using the L stick will now allow you to move in only four directions.
  • Adjusts cooking times 
  • Removes the need to press the A Button when moving from indoors to outdoors
  • The friendship level is now displayed on the screen when talking to a potential love interest
  • Changes the effect of giving a gift/confessing/proposing multiple times in a single day
  • Further reduces stuttering

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