Retail Editions for STORY OF SEASONS: Pioneers of Olive Town Revealed Ahead of March 2021 Launch on Nintendo Switch

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Retail Editions for STORY OF SEASONS: Pioneers of Olive Town Revealed Ahead of March 2021 Launch on Nintendo Switch

XSEED Games Details Standard Edition, Limited ‘Premium Edition’ Version with ‘Buffy’ the Pocket Plushie; Opens Pre-Orders

Torrance, Calif. – December 3, 2020 – XSEED Games, the independent-minded publishing brand of Marvelous USA, Inc., today revealed the upcoming retail versions of STORY OF SEASONS: Pioneers of Olive Town, the newest entry in the farming/life sim franchise that will be celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2021 since originally being released as Bokujo Monogatari in Japan, which is coming to the Nintendo Switch™ system in North America on March 23, 2021. The title will be available for physical pre-order shortly at the XSEED Games Store and participating retailers with a standalone retail version available for a MSRP of $49.99, and a limited ‘Premium Edition’ bundle for a MSRP of $59.99.

The ‘Premium Edition’ will include a retail copy of the game, a 2.5” by 4” adorable pocket plushie of title mascot “Buffy” the buffalo, and a 13.5” by 24” cloth poster featuring the full key illustration for the game. Information on the digital eShop version of the title will be announced at a later date. Fans can keep their eyes on the official STORY OF SEASONS: Pioneers of Olive Town website for the latest updates and where to pre-order retail editions here:

Key Features

  • Cultivate Your Farm, Cultivate Your Town – Tame the wilderness of the peninsula and build your farm from the ground up! Gather and process materials to fulfill requests and improve Olive Town’s infrastructure, upgrade tools, or commission new outfits and accessories.
  • A Farm of Endless Possibilities – Clear the land, repair old facilities, and place new ones wherever you see fit. Level up your farming skills and craft a variety of decorations and facilities, from fences and automatic feeders for livestock to sprinklers for crops!
  • There’s Always Something Going on in Olive Town! – Participate in local festivals as the town comes to life with over 200 unique events! Get to know your neighbors better and you may even find love with a special someone among them.
  • Simple Mechanics, Deep Gameplay – Greenhorn farmers can rest easy with the return of Seedling Mode and Normal Mode. Veteran players ready to create a bustling farm of their own will find familiar features and facilities with new twists on classic gameplay elements.

Developed by Marvelous Inc. and published by XSEED Games in North America on the Nintendo Switch™ system, STORY OF SEASONS: Pioneers of Olive Town will launch on March 23, 2021. The title has been rated “E for Everyone” on the Nintendo Switch by the ESRB.

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About XSEED Games

XSEED Games is the independent-minded publishing brand of Marvelous USA, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Marvelous Inc., which is a publicly traded company listed in the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Formed in 2004 and located in Torrance, California, XSEED Games publishes interactive entertainment content for PC and consoles from the Marvelous portfolio as well as from a wide variety of third-party partners. Whether it’s Marvelous properties such as STORY OF SEASONS (Bokujo Monogatari), SENRAN KAGURA, and Rune Factory, or third-party titles such as the Corpse Party and AKIBA’S TRIP series or the recently released Granblue Fantasy: Versus, XSEED Games has grown its reputation among gamers with its critically acclaimed localizations and commitment to fans, remaining ever dedicated to its “indie spirit, player-first” approach.