Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life, a remake of Harvest Moon: A Wonderful Life, is coming to Nintendo Switch sometime next year. In Japan, it will launch on January 26th, but fans in Europe and North America will have to wait until next Summer.
In this post, you will find all the latest news, videos, and pictures for the game. It will be updated regularly until the game’s launch, so make sure to keep checking back!
Today, we get a screenshot of the Forget-me-not Valley. A wonderful shot taken by Takakura on Day 1 of the Spring Moon/Month!
When doing farm work, there are various tools you can use. The screenshots below show brushes, shears, milking device, and fishing rods!
When doing farm work, there are various tools you can use. The screenshots below show hoes, watering cans, and sickles!
If you’re neither a dog or a cat person, then what about horses? If you get one as a pet, you will be able to ride it around town, which is bound to make your farm life that much more fun and convenient! Also, today’s update includes some more details about one of the bachelorettes: Lumina!
If dogs aren’t really your thing and you’re more of a cat person, you’re in luck: today’s update is all about those adorable felines! Just like their real-life counterpart, cats in Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life live a pretty leisure life. Also: an extra screenshot today!
Want to add some colour to your family life? Then get yourself a dog! It’s one type of pet you can get for your family. You can train them, and teach them up to 4 different tricks.
Winter (called Indigo Moon/Month in Japanese) is the season of snow, silently falling down the dark sky. Bittersweet wild plants peak out from tiny cracks in the ground…
Pui is a curious man who dreams of Coco Island. The two butterflies fluttering above his head are his friends, and they’re called Tomoki and Tomoko!
Autumn (called Amber Moon/Month in Japanese) is the season when farm animals give birth. During that month, the trees are dyed a generous amber colour!
Kate is Grant and Samantha’s daughter. A curious little girl who likes to find interesting things.
Also, today’s update shares some more details about one of the marriage candidates: Gordy!
Samantha is Grant’s wife. A diligent and refined lady.
Summer (called Pepper Moon/Month in Japanese) is the season where the sun shinest the brightest. It’s also during that season that your crops grow the most!
Grant is a salaryman who works in Forgotten Valley. From sunup to sundown, all that man ever does is work!
Spring (called Parrot Moon/Month in Japanese) is one of the seasons in Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life. It’s the season of beginnings, when flowers bloom!
Pasaran is a fireworks craftman, and the second best in the world. He has a twin big brother, and wears green clothes.
Also, today’s update features some more information about one of the bachelorettes: Cecilia!
Kesaran is a fireworks craftman, and the very best in the world. He has a twin little brother, and wears blue clothes.
In Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life, family bonds have been made even more wonderful. Several events have been added so that you can make even more wonderful memories with your family.
Sometimes, you will need to go and buy things for your farm: seed, tools, etc.. You can also order new equipment for your farms, new animals to raise, and more.
Whenever you have the time, make sure to check out the bulletin board in Forgotten Valley. There, you will be able to accept a variety of requests from the villagers!
Van is a travelling merchant who comes to Forgotten Valley twice a month. Do you have anything to sell? Van is your man!
Griffin is the owner of Blue Bar, as well as its barman. Thanks to him, the villagers of Forgotten Valley can get some peace of mind.
If you want to improve your farm, you need money. And to get money, you can ship your harvest and dairy products to town. You can also open up your own stall to directly sell your products to the villagers!
Once you’ve harvested your crops and collected your dairy products, it’s time for cooking! Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life features no less than 121 recipes in total. That’s quite a lot of dishes for you to try out…
Ruby is Tei’s wife, and helps him run the Inner Inn. She’s quite the cook!
And here’s some additional details about one of the bachelorettes: Nami!
Our favourite cool, calm, and collected introvert. Will definitely call you weird, but will love you all the same.
Tei is one of the villagers of Forgotten Valley, and the owner of the Inner Inn. He used to be traveller.
Once you’re done with your work at the farm, why not go fishing and catch some fish? You can also go and pick flowers and wild vegetables. The bounties of nature are out there, waiting for you to find them!
Romana is an old lady who lives in her manor. She moves to Forgotten Valley many years ago.
If you want to increase the number of animals at your farm, you can have them give birth to offspring. But the road from birth to adulthood is a tough one, even for animals, with many obstacles for you to overcome.
Sebastian is Lumina and Romana’s butler. His hobbies are cooking and painting!
Mukumuku is a strange and extraordinarily fluffy creature. It only appears in Forgotten Valley on Indigo Moon (Winter).
Hugh is one of the villagers from Forgotten Valley. He’s Chris and Suary’s son, and there isn’t a day where he doesn’t go running with his father.
If you want to grow some delicious crops, you will not only have to master the basics, but you will also need to pay attention to seasons and the soil. For example, certain crops only grow during a specific season, and using fertilizer will increase the quality of what you grow.
Suary is one of the villagers from Forgotten Valley. As a marathon coach, it’s really no wonder he loves running more than anything!
Chris is one of the villagers from Forgotten Valley. She works for a company in town. She used to be an announcer.
Gari is one of the villagers from Forgotten Valley. He’s a quiet old man who likes to go fishing and grow bonsai trees. As for Nina, she’s Gari’s wife, and she loves to go on walk with her husband.
In Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life, the wedding ceremony has been reborn. Your wedding is definitely one of the biggest events in your life, and so the developers went and made the ceremony a little more wonderful!
Here’s some screenshots of what comes just before the wedding ceremony… the proposal!
Vesta, another villager of Forgotten Valley, is a farm owner. If you need seeds or fertilizer, Vesta is the person you need!
Today, we got some more details about the basics of farming. This time, the focus is on dairy products!
- you let your animals graze
- you feed them
- you interact with them and take care of them
- you collect the milk, eggs, etc.
Raising your animals with care and love is the key to dairy products of the highest quality!
Takakura is one of the villagers of Forgotten Valley. He’s a stubborn old man who talks behind people’s back.
Rock is one of the bachelors you can date and marry in Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life. He lives at his parents’ inn. He’s quite the carefree fellow, and does whatever he pleases every day. While he may be poor, he’s certainly not lacking confidence!
What would a Story of Seasons game be without farming gameplay? Today, we get details about the basics of farming. Here’s how it all works:
- you prepare the soil
- you plant the seeds
- you water the seeds
- you wait a little, and then it’s time to harvest!
It’s only by taking care of your fields on a daily basis that you will be able to grow some nutritious crops!
Lumina is one of the bachelorette in Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life. She’s rather shy, but can prove strong-minded with the people she trusts.
In Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life, you get several options when it comes to the gender of your character:
Also, you can date, marry, and have a child with pretty much any bachelor or bachelorette in the game, regardless of your gender.
Gordi is a new bachelor introduced in Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life. He’s a solitary artist. He’s quite the contemplative man, always thinking about his art, which is why he rarely speaks. His studio is filled with iron items he created with his bare hands.
Molly is one of the bachelorette you will encounter in Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life. She works part-time at the Blue Bar.
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Gustafa is one of the marriage candidates. He’s a free-spirited minstrel who lives in a tent. While travelling around the world, he ended up at Forgotten Valley. He loves music and nature, but doesn’t mind the small things.
Also, Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life features no less than 70 brand new Events!
This game starts with you, the protagonist, moving to Forgotten Valley, a small community located in the mountains.
Here’s a short timelapse video showing Forgotten Valley across the seasons:
Also, two marriage candidates are introduced:
- Cecilia: a gentle and friendly girl who loves nature. She works at Vesta’s farm, and when she’s not working, she enjoy taking care of her crops.
- Matthew: Vesta’s younger brother, who also works at the farm. A shy, hard-headed, cynical man who can’t stand up to his older sister, Vesta.
- Nami: a traveler currently staying at the Inner Inn. She’s quite the mysterious character, and very little is known about her. Her cool aura has earned her many secret fans.
Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life (Switch) comes out on January 26th in Japan, and this Summer in Europe and North America.