New Friends await in Mineral Town this October with the release of STORY OF SEASONS: Friends of Mineral Town on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

Marvelous Europe are thrilled to announce that STORY OF SEASONS: Friends of Mineral Town, which was the debut STORY OF SEASONS title for the Nintendo Switch in 2020, will now make its PlayStation 4 and Xbox One debut on 15th October 2021 within Europe and Australia.

In STORY OF SEASONS: Friends of Mineral Town players will take ownership of their grandfather's farm in Mineral Town in hopes of restoring the farm to its former glory.  As part of this new life in Mineral Town players will be able to nurture the farm, raise animals, interact with the townspeople, take part in festivals and learn what it means to be part of the community within Mineral Town.

Whether players choose to develop their farm, explore the vibrant life of Mineral Town or develop their relationship with a special someone, each day will be filled with excitement and fun with players choosing how to live their life in Mineral Town. 

This PlayStation 4 and Xbox One version STORY OF SEASONS: Friends of Mineral Town will launch on 15th October 2021 and will be available physically and digitally across Europe and Australia with physical pre-orders currently available at participating retailers. Further details can be found on the official Marvelous Games website and the Official European STORY OF SEASONS website.

About STORY OF SEASONS: Friends of Mineral Town:
The long-awaited return to one of the most beloved entries in the original farm/life simulation franchise, known in Japan as Bokujo Monogatari, is also the first mainline title in the series to be released for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

Originally released for the Nintendo Game Boy Advance in 2003, STORY OF SEASONS: Friends of Mineral Town is a complete remake that will let series 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. 

Key Features:

  • Rediscover one of STORY OF SEASONS’ most beloved entries: This remake of the classic game preserves the compelling gameplay, colourful characters and rustic charm of the original 2003 Game Boy Advance release. With buttery-smooth HD visuals and a heartwarming reimagining of the iconic locale, series veterans and newcomers will soon find themselves welcomed by the gentle rhythms of Mineral Town.

  • Live the simple life in Mineral Town: Tap into the power of nature as you breathe life back into your grandfather’s farm, tending crops and raising livestock to earn your keep. With more than 20 varieties of crops to grow, and animals ranging from alpacas to angora bunnies, no day is the same as seasons cycle and new skills await.

  • Forge friendships with the townsfolk and win their hearts: Mineral Town is full of friendly faces willing to help you find your feet in your new hometown. Get to know the locals and learn their stories as you go about your daily life, and you might even find love along the way!

  • Activities galore for days off from the farm: Whether it’s high-tailing in horseraces, catching a champion trout or showcasing your culinary creativity, the busy calendar full of festivals means that there’s never a dull day in Mineral Town. If you’re looking for a quieter time, take yourself away to the local hot spring, delve deep into the mines, or seek out the seasonal secrets of the town.