Woke up this morning to some pretty interesting news out of XSEED Games, STORY OF SEASONS: Friends of Mineral Town, was confirmed for release in North America earlier this morning.
The original farm/life simulation franchise returns as the first mainline title in the series to be released on the Nintendo Switch platform. STORY OF SEASONS: Friends of Mineral Town originally released for the Nintendo Game Boy Advance in 2003 and will be a complete remake.
The remake will let fans revisit the charming world of Mineral Town, while also introducing it to a new generation of farmers. In this peaceful setting, players will grow crops, take care of animals, and build relationships with villagers.
There are some early screenshots of the game still in development that XSEED Games dropped out as well with their release.
The new trailer released in Japan introducing farming and life in Mineral Town can be viewed here:
STORY OF SEASONS: Friends of Mineral Town will be published by XSEED Games in North America on Nintendo Switch™, and will be published for release in Japan by Marvelous Inc.
The game will launch in Japan on October 17, 2019, the North America launch date will be confirmed at a later time.
This game has not yet been rated for Nintendo Switch™ by the ESRB.