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Rune Factory chief director Shiro Maekawa has commented on what to expect from the series’ new game, and also confirmed that Rune Factory 6 will be released in the future.

Fans that tuned in to the last Nintendo Direct in September saw the franchise make two announcements. Along with Rune Factory 3 Special, we’re also getting a new title entirely. However, details on the latter title have not yet been provided.

Doraemon Story of Seasons Friends Great Kingdom The Life of Insects

Bandai Namco has set a release date for the second round of Doraemon Story of Seasons: Friends of the Great Kingdom DLC, “The Life of Insects”. All players will be able to access it on January 19, 2023, publisher Bandai Namco and developer Marvelous announced today.

Doraemon Story of Seasons: Friends of the Great Kingdom players can obtain all DLC as part of the season pass. The pass contains outfits for Noby and Friends, furniture, and mini-stories.

Doraemon Story of Seasons: Friends of the Great Kingdom is out now on Switch. If you opt for the game’s Special Edition, the season pass is automatically included.


Original (12/16): Today, XSEED Games revealed a special Premium Edition for Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life.

Aside from the game, a couple of extra goodies are included. It’ll come packaged with a 3.5” tall by 4” long pocket goat plushie and a large cloth poster in a custom box, both of which will share an original illustration by series illustrator Igusa Matsuyama.

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XSEED Games and Marvelous have shared the first fully translated trailer Loop8: Summer of Gods, which was confirmed for the west a couple of months ago. The video highlights the cast of characters and their interactions with the protagonist in Ashihara, including a closer look at the turn-based combat in the title.

Here’s some information about the game:

Rune Factory 3 Special overview trailer

Marvelous has provided a new look at Rune Factory 3 Special with a new trailer that just went live. This is a general overview of the game that shows off features and more.

If you need a recap on Rune Factory 3 Special, read the following overview:

Rune Factory 3 Special opening movie

Marvelous has issued the official opening movie for Rune Factory 3 Special. This is what players will see before starting the game, and it shows off the various characters they’ll encounter along the way.

Rune Factory 3 Special is the updated version of the DS title for Switch. You can read more about it below.

Doraemon Story of Seasons Friends of the Great Kingdom gameplay

Over an hour of gameplay is now available from the final version of Doraemon Story of Seasons: Friends of the Great Kingdom. This is the latest mashup between Marvelous’ farming series and the well-known Japanese icon.

Get caught up on everything you need to know with the following overview:

Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life trailer

Marvelous has put out a new overview trailer for Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life. The title, a remake of the GameCube original, is currently in development for Switch.

Further information can be found in the following overview:

We seem to know when Rune Factory 3 Special will launch on Switch – at least in Japan. Thanks to retailer listings, it’s confirmed that the game will launch on March 2, 2023.

In Japan, Marvelous will offer a “Dream Collection” special edition for 10,780 yen. It includes a copy of the game, special box featuring an illustration by Minako Iwasaki, “all-star” drama CD featuring a “mass gathering” of protagonists, “classified private CD,” memorial diorama acrylic stand, and download code for the additional content “Everyone Wears Swimsuits Mode.”

Rune Factory 3 Special was previously announced during the last Nintendo Direct in September. We know it’s on track for 2023 in North America and Europe, but a specific date hasn’t been provided.


Trinity Trigger Day 1 Edition

Original (10/7): XSEED Games has revealed special editions for Trinity Trigger and Loop8: Summer of Gods, with the two RPGs set to receive a Day 1 Edition and Celestial Edition respectively.

The Day 1 Edition for Trinity Trigger in the west has a 5.25” by 7.25” softcover artbook brimming with over 100 pages of game artwork from esteemed artists Yuki Nobuteru and Raita Kazama along with a two-disc soundtrack featuring the moving game score by composer Hiroki Kikuta, packaged together with the game in a custom box.

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