Marvelous confirmed the launch of Rune Factory 4 Special on Nintendo Switch in 2019. According to the company, Rune Factory 5 would come up next, in 2020.
Rune Factory 4 Special Comes To Nintendo Switch in 2019
Rune Factory 4 is a Nintendo 3DS role-playing video game designed by Neverland Co and published by Marvelous AQL. However, the Rune Factory 4 Special version that would come out on Nintendo Switch later this year would be a remaster of the original title.
“The joys of growing crops, catching fish, cooking, and even raising monsters return in Rune Factory 4 Special for Nintendo Switch! See what the heart-pounding newlywed life has in store for you, new to this version of the game! Experience this legendary fantasy adventure like never before and embark on exciting escapades with your favorite characters in the brand new Newlywed Mode,” reads the official description of Rune Factory 4 Special posted by Nintendo.
Also, according to Nintendo, Rune Factory 4 would pack the following features:
- Explore an expansive fantasy world, reborn in gorgeous HD!
- Experience special episodes with your spouse in the brand new “Newlywed Mode”
- Even seasoned players can challenge themselves with a new difficulty mode
- Enjoy new in-game cutscenes and an updated opening movie
As for the original Rune Factory 4, the title launched in Japan in 2012 for Nintendo 3DS. The game reached North America in 2013 and the rest of the world in 2014. Rune Factory 4 was well-received by both the gamers and the critics, and it obtained high rates such as 8 out of 10 from IGN and Destructoid, while Gameinformer rated it with only 7 out of 10.
Rune Factory 5 Would Launch for Nintendo Switch in 2020
Following Rune Factory 4, Rune Factory 5 would come to Nintendo Switch in 2020. Rune Factory 5 will be a new title in the series. Currently under development, this future game in the Rune Factory franchise would also be on the same line as Rune Factory 4.
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