Rune Factory 5, the long-awaited sequel in the beloved simulation RPG series, will launch on Nintendo Switch in North America in 2021. In-game footage was also revealed for the first time in today’s Nintendo’s Direct mini, showing the game’s stylized art.
In Rune Factory 5, players can set off on a grand adventure in the latest entry in the Rune Factory RPG series. After losing their memory, the hero lands in a small town blessed by nature. There, they are recruited into a band of peacekeeping rangers, beginning their new life. In addition to their normal duties, the hero can farm the land, cast a line into the nearby river, and more. Team up with townsfolk to battle monsters and unleash powerful combination attacks, one of the features new to the series.
Key features include taming monsters and teaming up with townsfolk to explore a massive world, defending the frontier and supporting your community as a peacekeeping ranger, unleashing powerful combo attacks, cultivating crops, and finding friendship, love, and family with a colorful cast of characters.
Developed by Marvelous Inc. and published in North America by XSEED Games and Europe by Marvelous Europe, Rune Factory 5 is scheduled to launch in 2021 on Nintendo Switch.
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