Marvelous have announced that Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town is to get a Season Pass. It will include new characters, new areas to explore, new outfits, and more. All the additional content will be released in waves following the game’s launch.
There will be several purchase options:
- stand-alone: $19.99 / 2 500 Yen + taxes
- bundle: $69.99 / 8 480 Yen + taxes
Here’s what’s in store with the Expansion Pass:
Part 1 – April 2021 (Europe / North America) / March 2021 (Japan)
- ‘Animal Attire’ costumes for the protagonists and marriage candidates
- ‘Olive Town Mystery Files’ sub-scenario – Join Mikey and Cindy to discover the cause of strange incidents occurring across Olive Town in the very first mystery scenario in the STORY OF SEASONS series!
Part 2 – May 2021 (Europe / North America) / April 2021 (Japan)
- ‘Windswept Falls Expansion Pack’ – Explore a refreshing, brand-new area home to four characters from a past entry on the Nintendo 3DS™ system (includes two marriage candidates)
Part 3 – June 2021 (Europe / North America) / May and June 2021 (Japan)
- ‘School Uniforms’ costume set for the protagonists and marriage candidates
- ‘Terracotta Oasis Expansion Pack’ – Discover an exotic oasis home to four characters from STORY OF SEASONS for Nintendo 3DS (includes two marriage candidates)
Part 4 – July 2021 (Europe / North America / Japan)
- ‘Yukata Set’ costumes for the protagonists and marriage candidates
- ‘The Legendary Sprite Dance’ sub-scenario – The Earth Sprite Village is livelier than ever, and the sprites are determined to revive their legendary dance and hold a feast…with or without Boss Sprite’s permission!
Part 5 – August 2021 (Europe / North America / Japan)
- ‘Twilight Isle Expansion Pack’ – Sail to an island bathed in twilight and meet the four characters from STORY OF SEASONS: Trio of Towns that have made it their new home (includes two marriage candidates)
Players who buy the Season Pass will be able to get the following bonuses:
- ‘Pete and Claire’s Overalls’ costumes from STORY OF SEASONS: Friends of Mineral Town
- ‘Yuto and Naomi’s Hoodies’ costumes from STORY OF SEASONS: Friends of Mineral Town
- ‘Henry and Holly’s Western Attire’ costumes from STORY OF SEASONS: Trio of Towns
Starting today, the game, the Expansion Pass, and the bundle are all available for digital pre-order in Japan (coming soon to Europe and North America):
- stand-alone: 6 578 Yen (5 920 Yen until launch)
- bundle: 9 328 Yen (8 395 Yen until launch)
Players who pre-order the game via the Nintendo eShop will get the following as special bonus:
Finally, here’s the latest set of screenshots:
Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town (Switch) comes out on February 25th in Japan, March 23rd in North America, and March 26th in Europe.