Rune Factory 5

Rune Factory 5 Dated For Switch

Marvelous have announced that the latest game in the Rune Factory series Rune Factory 5 will release for Nintendo Switch next May.

 Rune Factory 5

The latest game in the smash hit RPG series sees you play as either a young man or woman suffering with amnesia, in the rural town of Rigbarth. You will need to protect the town with your all-new combo attacks, as well as harvest crops, fish, and even fall in love. Rune Factory 5 releases for Nintendo Switch in Japan on May 20th, priced at ¥7,678.

The previous title, Rune Factory 4 Special will also be free to play for Nintendo Switch Online members from November 2nd until November 8th, with data carrying over to the full version of the game. Furthermore, the game will be available at a whopping 50% off (reduced from ¥5,478 to ¥2,739) from the same start period until November 24th.


Rune Factory 5 [Nintendo Direct mini Partner Showcase 2020.10]
Rune Factory 5 Introductory video

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