A new member is added to the family of the series Harvest Moon. Natsume, the publishers released the first look yesterday that is 23rd June. Harvest Moon: One World is all set to be released in the fall this year that too on Nintendo Switch.
Harvesting and farm simulation games have been apple of our eye since a very long time. All the Harvest Moon games were successful to impress and engage the gamers. A player throughout the game aims to convert and rebuild an old farm into a successful one.
Harvest Moon Release date and announcement:
After the release of Harvest Moon: Mad dash in 2019, the publishers and developers Natsume made an official announcement.
This game is likely to feature “a brand-new way of exploring Harvest Moon for seasoned players and new generations alike”. Its first entry will be made to the Nintendo switch.
However, A specific date is not announced for the release. We can anticipate the release to be in the window of Fall 2020.
Details about Harvest Moon: One World
As of now, Natsume is keen on keeping the details secret to the fans so that they will be all enthralled and enticed when they see it for the first time. However, we know certain things from the official announcement. The game is made with new engine and graphics. This fact develops more interest in the fans.
Furthermore, the new game is set in a world where there is no staple food. There will be no tomatoes, strawberries not even cabbage. In fact, players will be given a book with hints which will help them to find these missing food. Players have to follow the clues in the old book. They have to go on an adventure all across the world to discover and find the missing food.
Thus, in this Harvest Moon: One World, as the name implies, the farmers will not only embark on an escapade in their own village but, they can cover the entire world. Exploring new and unique villages, meeting familiar as well as unknown faces will also feature in this game. Also, Beaches of Halo-Halo and the snowy mountains of Salmiakki are a few locations that you might witness in the game.
Words of publishers:
Hiro Maekawa, President and CEO of Natsume said, “Harvest Moon: One World features a brand-new way of exploring Harvest Moon that seasoned players and new generations will both enjoy,”.
“Over the decades, Harvest Moon has evolved but has always retained the traditional, family-friendly farming fun that the franchise is known for. The new engine and new graphics will upgrade this experience for 2020. We are so excited to share more about the features of Harvest Moon: One World in the coming months.” he continued.
Brjann Sigurgeirsson of Thunderful Publishing and Rising Star Games also have something to say. He said, rising star games had been partnering with Natsume for approximately two decades.
He also said, “Harvest Moon is the very series that started the farming genre, always innovating and bringing fresh ideas whilst attracting new players. With the invaluable support of Nintendo of Europe, we will continue to carry the torch of this successful series into 2020 and beyond for Pan-European regions with the release of Harvest Moon: One World for Nintendo Switch.”
Rising star games will be responsible for the game’s release in Europe whereas, Natsume will cover its release in America.
In conclusion, Watch the first look released at New Game+ Expo showcase below.