XSEED Games Plants the Seeds of Adventure, Confirms North American Release of Rune Factory 4 Special on Nintendo Switch
February 13, 2019 - Following its reveal on Nintendo Direct earlier today, XSEED Games, the independent-minded publishing brand of Marvelous USA, Inc., today announced that they will be localizing and publishing Rune Factory 4 Special, a fully remastered version of Rune Factory 4, in North America exclusively on Nintendo Switch™. Interact with townsfolk, grow vegetables and fruits at the farm, hook some fish, cook up a storm, raise monsters, and maybe even find friendship and love. Marvelous USA, Inc. also confirmed the Nintendo 3DS™ family of system’s release of Rune Factory 4 has sold over 250,000 copies in North America alone as of the end of 2018, making it one of their most successful titles of all time.
The publisher requests that Rune Factory series fans practice a farmer’s patience while the title is ripening during development. Additional details about Rune Factory 4 Special will be released at a later date. The title has not yet been rated for Nintendo Switch by the ESRB.