Marvelous has a whole host of new details too Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town announced. While the subtitle of the game is in somewhat bulky English, the game will also be released on March 26, 2021 with German texts for Nintendo Switch. “The Pioneers of Olive City” would, however, be no less cumbersome.
But that’s not the point today! But a lot of new details about the game. In the new offshoot of the series, players have the opportunity to design their character and the farm themselves and thus give rural life a personal touch.
The appearance of the character can be freely combined. Players have many options, from hairstyles to face shapes and skin tones. Later you can adjust details in the beauty salon or in the healing spring!
The wide range of customization options also includes a large wardrobe! There, players can dress their characters as they wish and equip them for all seasons, weather conditions and festivities. The players are initially based on a simple tent. But as the game progresses and after hard work, with enough resources, you can also build a magnificent house!
Speaking of resources. New possibilities for creation are also waiting in the new offshoot. With a new function, pools and rain puddles can be emptied with the bucket. There might also be treasure hiding on the bottom.
A big topic for many fans is of course the marriage. You can get married again in Olivingen and there is also the option of having children together. We had already introduced you to some of the marriage candidates, now there are also German trailers for the bachelors. If you want to do without kids, you still have the option of a small pet. If players treat their furry friends well, they will help with the farm work and can even take part in the town’s pet races.
You move through the city in question on foot. However, transport is also available on your farm. As it grows, it can be tiring to walk from one corner to the other. In order to get across their own field faster, players can choose between different forms of transport: from horses to motorcycles to wolves.
Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town will be released physically and digitally in Europe on March 26, 2021 as well as with German text for Nintendo Switch. The Deluxe Edition * is a European exclusive edition, according to Marvelous. In addition, the Standard Edition can be purchased physically * and digitally for 49.99 euros. In Japan, it will be released on February 25th.
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