Today, XSEED Games, the independent-minded publishing brand of Marvelous USA, Inc., announced a free content update for the farm/life sim game, STORY OF SEASONS: Pioneers of Olive Town, will be released on the Nintendo Switch system and PC on Nov. 29. The publisher also announced that STORY OF SEASONS: Pioneers of Olive Town has sold 1 million units worldwide on the Nintendo Switch system. The 1.1.0 update adds a bevy of new features, including “Spirit Quests,” a series of events and challenging requests for Olive Town experts featuring rewards such as new outfits, hairstyles, and farming abilities. For players looking to deepen their relationship with their soulmate, this update also adds new post-marriage event scenes. Additionally, the six marriage candidates introduced in the paid DLC “Expansion Pass” can now attend Olive Town’s four couples-centric festivals, such as the Fireworks Display and the Snowshine Celebration.
The Spirit Quests introduced in STORY OF SEASONS: Pioneers of Olive Town version 1.1.0 unlock a series of challenging requests in which the protagonist acts as a medium between townsfolk and Sprites. The new Spirit Quests will be available once the player triggers all existing Town Development Events and saves enough Town Development Points. Spirit Quest rewards feature fresh new looks and abilities, including:
New outfits at the beauty salon
New farming abilities
A mysterious ladder connecting areas of your farm
STORY OF SEASONS: Pioneers of Olive Town is developed by Marvelous Inc. and published by XSEED Games in North America on the Nintendo Switch™ system and PC. The title has been rated “E for Everyone” on the Nintendo Switch by the ESRB.
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