It’s time for you to get yourself a new (and wonderful!) life in Forgotten Valley! Marvelous and XSEED have just announced that Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life will launch on June 27th in Europe and North America. The game also launched today (January 26th) in Japan, with a Day One Update released (check out this page for details about Ver. 1.0.1).
To celebrate the release date announcement (as well as the Japanese release!), Marvelous shared a papercraft trailer:
Today’s announcement comes with a brand-new trailer brought to life entirely through papercraft artwork, showing one of the many potential paths to a wonderful life in Forgotten Valley. STORY OF SEASONS: A Wonderful Life revisits the tranquil community of Forgotten Valley where the protagonist fulfills their father’s dream of running a farm. As the seasons go by, players will find their lifelong partner, raise a child together, and watch them grow up. Will their child carry on the family’s farm legacy or find their calling somewhere else? Only time will tell…
Marvelous also shared a making of video showing how that trailer was created:
In Europe and North America, the game will get two editions:
- Regular ($49.99)
- Premium Edition ($59.99)
- 3.5” x 4” goat pocket plushie
- large cloth poster within a custom outer box (with an original illustration by series illustrator Igusa Matsuyama)
Here’s what the contents of the Premium Edition look like:
And finally, here’s some more details and screenshots for the game:
An unforgettable tale of friendship, family, and farming blooms back to life for a new generation. Originally released for the Nintendo GameCube (and later the PlayStation 2), the STORY OF SEASONS: A Wonderful Life remake introduces a plethora of new events, enhanced festivals, a cornucopia of never-before-seen crops, and even more recipes to cook. Returning fans will find plenty of exciting updates to Forgotten Valley, while newcomers to the series will discover the joys of cozy farm life and the extraordinary characters that make this series shine.
Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life (Switch) comes out on June 27th in Europe and North America.
Source: XSEED PR (25/01/2023)