Simulation RPG sequel west.
Rune Factory 5 will launch on March 22, 2022 in North America and March 25 in Europe for Switch, XSEED Games and Marvelous Europe have announced.
Rune Factory 5 first launched on May 20 in Japan for Switch.
Here is an overview of the game using XSEED Games:
Embark on a great adventure in a fantasy world with the latest entry in the Rune Factory simulation RPG series. After losing their memory, the hero lands in a small town blessed by nature. There, they are recruited into a peacekeeping organization known as SEED and a new life begins. In addition to their usual tasks, leisure activities, in addition to helping villagers, exploring rune-related mysteries, and searching for monster monsters, cause the same excitement. Whether they are growing on the dragon’s back, embarking on fishing trips, searching for ores in the mountains, or attending local festivals, compatriots can relax in countless ways after an adventurous day.
The relationships that players cultivate with city dwellers provide additional depth with brand new link attacks or the newly introduced co-op cooking feature at home. As players get closer and closer to the twelve eligible marriage candidates and learn more about them through unique stories, they can offer their true love to start their own family. Love knows no boundaries, and for the first time in the series, Earthmates can select any of the twelve suitable marriage candidates, regardless of gender, which can give fans a thorough insight behind the scenes into how a newly localization blog has been implemented. The stage is ready and the curtain rises for a new exciting adventure in Rune Factory 5!
Adventure awaits – Saddle up a monster and go out into the vast, lively wilderness to explore the tranquil forests, ancient ruins and even the inside of the volcano!
Gardener Guardian – Choose from seven weapon types and fight up to three of your comrades, then switch to farm tools to grow a variety of crops with monster farm hands.
Never have a boring moment — Compete in cooking, craft and fishing competitions, or invite a sweetheart to join you for stargazing and flower watching at Rigbarth’s many seasonal festivals.
Find someone special – date out of twelve suitable marriage candidates, learn more about them by completing their unique story, then ask the question and start a family!
Check out the new trailer below.