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Harvest Moon: Light of Hope

Natsume is giving Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Special Edition a new release with a “Complete” edition. GameStop lists the updated version of the game with a June 25 date.

Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Special Edition Complete is essentially the original game with added content. All DLC will be included, which is apparently an $18 value.

You can pre-order Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Special Edition Complete on GameStop here. Pricing is set at $29.99.

Natsume president and CEO Hiro Maekawa has delivered a new message to fans. In it, we learn some interesting information about Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Special Edition and more.

According to Maekawa, the latest Harvest Moon game “performed well beyond our forecast and even set new sales record with the number of both physical and digital combined.” Natsume is also preparing “several new titles that will be announced in the near future”.

Natsume brought Harvest Moon: Light of Hope to Switch today. Alongside that, a limited edition was offered through the NIS America store. Check out an unboxing video for the entire package below.

Natsume has issued a new trailer for Harvest Moon: Light of Hope – Special Edition, which was added to the PlayStation YouTube channel today. Though not of the Switch version specifically, the game will look identical on Nintendo’s system. You can watch the video below.

As we reported on a few weeks ago, Rising Star Games is handling publishing duties for Harvest Moon: Light of Hope in Europe. The company is releasing a collector’s edition for the game. Pre-orders are now open on Nintendo UK’s online store. You can also still place an order on Amazon UK here.

Over in Europe, Rising Star Games is handling publishing duties for Harvest Moon: Light of Hope. The company intends to release a collector’s edition, and pre-orders are now open. Amazon UK has it here.

The Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Collector’s Edition includes the game, metal pin badges, a mug, tote bag, collector’s box, and DLC.

Amazon US is also taking pre-orders for Harvest Moon: Light of Hope – Special Edition (just the game). The official product page is here.

When Harvest Moon: Light of Hope makes its way to Switch in May, it will do so as the “Special Edition”. But thus far, Natsume has yet to really clarify what makes this version “special”.

We do at least know about one new element. Soleil, revealed this week, will be a new character in Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Special Edition. The actual specifics behind Soleil’s origin are currently unknown.

Natsume should be sharing more on Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Special Edition in the weeks ahead.

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Natsume is partnering with Prime on the new Harvest Moon: Light of Hope A 20th Anniversary Celebration Collector’s Edition Guide. It should be available in time for the new Switch game in May.

The new guide packs in 350 pages of Harvest Moon goodness. Fans can expect a foldout poster, interviews, farming strategies, a complete mission guide, and full character information.

Natsume is teaming up with NIS America to bring out a limited edition for Harvest Moon: Light of Hope. Along with the game, some special goodies will be included:

Here’s what you’ll find inside the Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Special Edition Limited Edition (same that two times fast):

• Harvest Moon: Light of Hope SE for Nintendo Switch
• Chocolate Cow Plush
• Animal Pin Set
• Hardcover Farmer’s Journal
• Original Soundtrack
• Collector’s Box

The full set will cost you $64.99. Pre-orders can be placed on the NIS America store here.

Thanks to GoldMario791 for the tip.

Update: Bumped to the top. Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Special Edition is confirmed for May in North America and June in Europe.


Original: GameStop has added in a product listing for Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Special Edition. It provides some new information about the game’s release, including a pre-order bonus.

Those who reserve Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Special Edition at GameStop will receive a limited edition 5-inch Chocolate Cow Plush. The offer is valid in-store and online, though quantities are “extremely limited”.

GameStop has Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Special Edition down for $39.99. We have a look at the boxart below, though only as a small image.