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Rune Factory 4 Kozunai
That's right, you heard me right! Marvelous is at it again, and this time it's Rune Factory 4! Rune Factory 4 will be released for the 3DS.

The biggest notable difference in this game and previous entries into the series is the ability to choose from a boy or girl at the beginning of the game. This is much different than the ability in Oceans. The male character's name is Lest, while the female lead has the name, Frey As with all other entries into the series (or at least the handheld ones) your character, whether male or female, has some form of amnesia (of course, how else could you have a decent game?). However; you will also have the ability to communicate with Dragons, to what extent this will be utilized in the game is unknown.

The relationship system has also changed in this entry. Now instead of going straight from friends to marriage (which has been the case with every entry in the Harvest Moon franchise, not just Rune Factory), you now have a boyfriend/girlfriend status, much like real life. It has also been confirmed that during this time of boyfriend/girlfriend you have the ability to have multiple partners. This is a big change in the series as it shows you cheating on your partner, something that hasn't been scene since Harvest Moon 64 where you could still propose to a girl even after they had married someone else, and had a child with that other person. So far two marriage candidates have been revealed. Margarete, an elf who plays music at some sort of dining hall, and Vishnal, someone who is training to be a butler.

Whenever you encounter a love interest for the first time a special movie will play, what this entails, we don't quite know yet.

Rune Factory 4 is coming to the 3DS, and is scheduled to be released later this year in Japan! Keep checking back for all your Harvest Moon and Rune Factory needs!
30 June 2011, 11:00 am  

Comment 1jon2435
Looks great! Can't wait to hear more about RF 4.
30 June 2011, 20:06 pm

Comment 2Mishieru
Oh my gosh! i'm so excited! thanks so much for the news :)
2 August 2011, 23:02 pm

Comment 3jostar
I love rune factory but i hate 3ds, can play the rune factory 4 on ds.
i buy the rune factory 3 in 9/2011. read free manga at manga.animea.net and wath free anime at animefushigi.com. oh Rune Factory 4 has two protagonists; you can choose Les, a male lead, or Frey who is female. Both appear to have the same origin story, which involves your losing their memory. Les and Frey also have the uncanny ability to communicate with dragons and at the start of the story live life as a temporary prince or princess.


Marvelous developed a system around this where players spend prince or princess points to construct buildings. You can create a blacksmith, ornament building, or pharmacy. Buildings draw in tourists and your character gets a rating depending on how many people show up. "Beginner Prince" is the starting title. While youfre on the field, you can explore Rune Factory 4s 3D maps and place crops anywhere. You arenft limited to a grid in this game.


The biggest addition may be the sweetheart system. In past Rune Factory titles you would go from being friends to getting married. In Rune Factory 4 therefs a period in between where your character can be sweethearts with other characters. Yes, plural. Itfs possible to date multiple guys or girls. Rune Factory 4 also keeps track of exciting moments while youfre dating. A feature called Doki Doki Zoom (doki doki is the onomatopoeia of a beating heart in Japanese) zooms in on scenes so you can see the facial expressions of the characters. You can take dates on picnics too and if youfre lucky you might get a love confession.

Rune Factory 4 is 50% complete and slated for release in Japan this year on Nintendo 3DS.
7 August 2011, 15:19 pm

Comment 4MilkChan105
Hey I know Gamestop sucks at release dates and stuff, but Rune Factory: Tides of Destiny is coming out 9/27/11 and Harvest Moon: A Tale of Two Towns is coming out 10/11/11. I hope those are the official release dates for them because I really need a new game to play. With that said, I hope they hurry up and create Rune Factory 4 and start selling copies. I can't get enough of Harvest Moon / Rune Factory.
29 August 2011, 2:33 am

Comment 5jostar
rune factory tides of destiny only for wii or ps3, i wish it was for xdox 360 because my brother got one. rune factory 4 look sooo hot you be a girlfriend or boyfriend before trying the knot and you're have prince system your royalty if choose male lest, choose female frey. you'll use prince system to build up you city. you'll use prince point to hold festivale develop city facilies. but i wish to have rune factory 4 and havest moon tale of two town but it not out yet why?
what you hot game you playing ?
rune factory 1 and 2, i got to play with rune factory 3 and havest moon grand bazarr in ?/9/20011.
29 August 2011, 5:03 am

Comment 6MilkChan105
At Jostar:
I'm into playing Harvest Moon: More Friends of Mineral Town at the moment as well as LittleBigPlanet 2. I'm really trying to find out when Rune Factory 4 comes out, and dig up some more information but what I found out is already up on this website. According to GameStop, Harvest Moon: Tale of Two Towns for DS is coming out 9/20/11, but the 3DS version comes out 10/11/11. Rune Factory: Tides of Destiny is still set for 9/27/11.
2 September 2011, 2:20 am

Comment 7jostar
hi milkchan105
what news the harvest moon tale of two towns at gameshop but it no uk gamestop or mt town. my brother play littlebigplanet but he like final fantasy and he hate rune factory and harvest moon why? soon i play Harvest Moon Grand Bazaar, Released on Sep-2011 ,
Harvest Moon: Grand Bazaar is the latest instalment in the phenomenally successful fan-favourite Harvest Moon series, offering improved farming and relationship mechanics as well as the new bazaar system which will reinvigorate the genre it started.
Grand Bazaar sets the bar as the pinnacle of the farming franchise, with the addition of markets bringing a delightful structure to proceedings.
With a brand-new cast of characters and control scheme the latest instalment features the best gameplay the series has seen to date.

This is the ultimate Harvest Moon!
bye new friend. oh you like anime and manga if you do go to manga.animea and animefushigi you get free.
6 September 2011, 12:39 pm

Comment 8jostar
in rune factory 4, you can date all several characters at once.witch-touching interlude- highlights more romanfic,you're taking your beloved on picnic or a fishing expedition. 50% complete,you hero talk to dragons. my rune factory 3 is coming september 2012.
11 September 2011, 14:13 pm

Comment 9jostar
hi people today i like talk about rune factory 4- Plot
Set in the kingdom of Selfia, the protagonist falls from an airship and loses their memory. They are saved by an elder named Volkanon, and the protagonist must act as the town's prince/princess.
Frey/Lest tells whomever you're playing as has potential to be an Earthmate, just as the three protagonists before them.Protagonists
Lest- (JP; Kouki Uchiyama)
The male protagonist. He is very willing to be the town's Earthmate and prince.
Frey- (JP; Chiwa Saito)
The cheerful female protagonist. Struggles with being the town's princess.
Bachelorettes
Margaret- (JP; Yuuki Aoi) "You! Throw your garbage in the garbage bin!"
A musician who plays every day at the restaurant. She has a serious, but caring personality. She dislikes when people litter, and has a catchphrase to emphasize it. She's also afraid of heights and may be Daria's sister.
Dolce
She has a sarcastic personality and is apparently a fan of gothic things.
Bachelors
Bishnal- (JP; Daisuke Namikawa) "I'm going to keep training no matter what!"
The butler responsible for training the protagonist. He is training to become a steward from an elder. He's very easy to fool, as he takes people's words at face value. Bishnal did not agree with his parents' opinions, and left to Selfia. Also has a polite/ not informal way of speaking and may be involved with the military.
Villagers
Volkanon
The emotional elder butler who has served the dragons all his life and helps the protagonist. He also doubles as a shopkeeper, where you use your Prince Points to buy items.
Other Information
*Other seiyuu are confirmed to be Ayana Taketatsu, Hitomi Nabatame, Tomokazu Sugita, and Kosuke Toriumi.

*The game has no exact storyline connection to the previous titles. This does not mean that you won't see cameos or dragons, although it's not been said if there will be cameos or not. The backstory is just not needed to understand the story of the game, so newcomers will not be confused.

*It is 50% complete as of June 30th.

New Features
*The love element is said to be improved, including embarrassing situations for Lest and Frey.

*A new romance feature named Dokidoki Zoom allows you to zoom in on the scene between you and the person you are wth, with high-polygon 3D models.

*There is no longer grid-based farming, so you can organize your farm however you like.

*Rather than having a friendship and jumping right to marriage, you can maintain a lovers state with someone and still marry someone else.
You can build buildings in order to attract more people and tourists to the town. The protagonist earns a rating depending on how many people show up, the starting title being 'Beginner Prince'.

*The females will now wear pajamas. The males are currently unknown.

*The Prince System is used to build up your town and attract tourists as you do. Prince Points are used to build up the town, as well as hold festivals.

*If you mange to build up a nice town, you earn the title 'Crown of Crown', which symbolizes you being the ultimate prince.
If you weren't already aware, the Nintendo DS version of Harvest Moon: The Tale of Two Towns has officially been given a September 20, 2011 release date. The game should be in stores soon afterward, as we all know it typically takes a few days after the "official" date before we get our copies. The 3DS version of the game has not been given a release date yet.
For those who like to import English versions of the games, the DS version is not DSi-enhanced or region locked. It will play in any DS or 3DS console.

The latest min-box in Minna De Bokujou Monogatari (Harvest Moon Online in Japan) includes cat pets. Players can pay real-money for the chance to unlock a variety of felines, including the white Persian that looks just like my little boo-boo. Auu... so cute...

MMV has been keeping quiet on updates to Rune Factory 4 for 3DS. The game was announced a month ago or so, and has an official MMV web site, but nothing new has appeared there except for a short note from series producer Yoshifumi Hashimoto. There still isn't any word on the Harvest Moon 3DS game that was announced back when the console was first displayed at E3 2010!

On another note, the 28th of August is Ushi-versity Number 11! Thanks for visiting and keeping this place busy!

Upcoming Releases
Rune Factory 4 - 2011
Grand Bazaar - Summer 2011
Two Towns - Fall 2011
rune factory 4 Revealed in Famitsu on June 29th 2011, its official release date has yet to be announced.It is rumored however that the game will be released sometime this year!
14 September 2011, 13:02 pm

Comment 10jostar
hi people all the game like rune 4 or town town in Japan or North America.
Harvest Moon: The Tale of Two Towns- Harvest Moon: The Tale of Two Towns (Zդδ Bokuj Monogatari: Futago no Mura ) , lit. "Farm Story: Twin Villages") is a farming simulation video game developed by Marvelous Entertainment for the Nintendo DS as part of the Harvest Moon series. The original release date for the Japanese version was set to 25 February 2010 but was moved to 8 July 2010. New features in the game include new animals like Alpacas and Honey Bees and a Pickle Pot that can be used to make pickled turnips. It will be released on the Nintendo DS in addition to the Nintendo 3DS in North America. The 3DS version may not be released in Japan.The 3DS version will be released in the US at October 11, 2011 according to Amazon.com and Gamestop.Rune Factory 4 (`եȥ`4 Rn Fakutor 4?) is a simulation/role-playing video game developed by Neverland Co. and published by Marvelous Entertainment for the Nintendo 3DS handheld console. It was announced in Famitsu on June 29, 2011. [1] It is the sixth game in the Rune Factory series, and the first to be released on the 3DS.Rune Factory: Tides of Destiny (known as Rune Factory Oceans in Japan) is a Wii and PlayStation 3 role-playing game developed by Neverland Co. and published by Marvelous Entertainment. Players control a male and female character in one, the male side named Aden and the female side named Sonja, as they traverse the seas on a giant beast named Ymir. The beast can raise sunken islands and ships from the sea. Players will be able to farm, fight using a real-time battle system, and form relationships. The game was released on February 24, 2011 in Japan.[1]

The PlayStation 3 version of the game supports the PlayStation Move motion controller and is the first instance of a Rune Factory title appearing on a Sony system. North America publisher; Natsume has picked up the localization rights to the game. The game is set to be released on September 27, 2011.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia-Rune Factory 3 (`եȥ`3 Rn Fakutor 3?) is a simulation/role-playing video game developed by Neverland Co. and published in Japan by Marvelous Entertainment for the Nintendo DS handheld console. It was published in North America by Natsume on November 9, 2010. [1] It will be released in Europe on September 30, 2011 by Rising Star Games. It is the fourth game in the Rune Factory series, and the third on the DS.
so more next time by jostar see on 17 septermer 2011. bye bye....
15 September 2011, 12:42 pm

Comment 11jostar
hi guys today i find out my harvest moon grand bazaar in uk game released on 30-sep-2011. you see anime on aminecreazy.com you like kuragehime. What cool movie you see?
my cool movie is saw.
I see people on 20 september 2011.
17 September 2011, 11:40 am

Comment 12jostar
sorry i late but my brother. today my game rune factory 3 out now uk in 23 september 2011. I tell you people on 23 september 2011.
22 September 2011, 10:21 am

Comment 13jostar
today i get my rune factory 3 it sooo coool. I love the quest you can do.
i talk to you on 25 september 2011.
23 September 2011, 11:28 am

Comment 14jostar
hi people today i play rune factory 3 but no recipe why?
i try 2 bronze with rusty hoe but it no good,help me...
see people on 27 september 2011 on my sister's birther bay.
26 September 2011, 13:19 pm

Comment 15jostar
hi people today my sister's birthday and thank you ranch story help me with rune factory 3.
i talk to you on 30 septermber 2011,my harvest mooon grand bazaar is coming soon.
27 September 2011, 3:34 am

Comment 16jostar
today my harvest moon grand bazaar coming before 30 septermber it coming on 29 september but i play it and i hate it, so i use the walkthrought to play it.
to ranchstory get rune factory tides of destiny to put on youtube,thank you.I talk you late on....
29 September 2011, 11:21 am

Comment 17jostar
MMV has been keeping quiet on updates to Rune Factory 4 for 3DS. The game was announced a month ago or so, and has an official MMV web site, but nothing new has appeared there except for a short note from series producer Yoshifumi Hashimoto. There still isn't any word on the Harvest Moon 3DS game that was announced back when the console was first displayed at E3 2010!
If you weren't already aware, the Nintendo DS version of Harvest Moon: The Tale of Two Towns has officially been given a September 20, 2011 release date. The game should be in stores soon afterward, as we all know it typically takes a few days after the "official" date before we get our copies. The 3DS version of the game has not been given a release date yet. p.s in us .
the rune factory tides of Destiny comin out inNorth America publisher; Natsume has picked up the localization rights to the game. The game was set to be released on September 27, 2011, but has been pushed back to October 11th.
if someone get this game put on youtube thank you...
p.s i wacth on youtube is dead like me it funny ....talk to you late on.
1 October 2011, 13:01 pm

Comment 18jostar
hi people i love rune factory 3 i get married first is shara and i get married on harvest moon grand bazaar to daisy. i play as girls i pick to married to amir or lloyd first. i wath the fades on bbc and doctor who too. i talk you people late....
4 October 2011, 13:15 pm

Comment 19AlcyoneBlack
I so want this game. I saw a pic of the only bachelor shown so far and hooboy am I going to go after him. Luckily I'm getting the 3ds system for my birthday which was yesterday (will get the presents on saturday or sunday at my party). So all I need to do is wait for the game to come out and buy it.
13 October 2011, 22:40 pm

Comment 20dyhertjm
you guys dont know a little bit about 3ds uhh I own a ds 3ds and psp so far 3ds farming life games are its best at 3ds
23 July 2012, 0:54 am

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