This Week’s Japanese Switch Demos

This week’s Japanese Nintendo Switch eShop demos include the pictured Doraemon Nobita no Bokujou Monogatari (Doraemon Story of Seasons), Yumeutsutsu Re:Master, Omori Gourmet Shokudo (Cafeteria Nipponica), and Brawlout which released yesterday. Introduction video for the Doraemon Story of Seasons demo added below…

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Doraemon Story of Seasons Preload

Preloads are now live for Doraemon Nobita no Bokujou Monogatari (Doraemon Story of Seasons) on the Japanese Nintendo Switch eShop. The full game launches on 13 June, priced at ¥6,588, requiring 834 MB, and supporting Japanese only. A demo has also been confirmed -but undated- for Japan, with a western localisation coming later this year. Preorder the packaged version here and use the code JPNINTENDO for $3 off. Introduction video for crops added below.

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New Story of Seasons in Development

Marvelous have confirmed in a Weekly Famitsu interview that a new Story of Seasons game is in development separate from the pictured Doraemon Nobita no Bokujou Monogatari game, which Bandai Namco Entertainment will publish exclusively for Nintendo Switch on 13 June. Nintendo’s schedule already lists a separate Bokujou Monogatari (Story of Seasons) title for Nintendo Switch.

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Doraemon Story of Seasons Dated

Bandai Namco Entertainment have announced that Doraemon Nobita no Bokujou Monogatari (Doraemon Story of Seasons) will release for Nintendo Switch on 13 June 2019 priced at ¥6,588. Preorder here and use the code JPNINTENDO for $3 off. Check out the box art here and new promo videos and TV commercials below…

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Yoshifumi Hashimoto Forms Hakama  

Bokujou Monogatari (Story of Seasons) and Rune Factory Producer Yoshifumi Hashimoto has left his roles of Executive Officer and Chief Creative Officer role at Marvelous Inc. to start HAKAMA Inc. who are a subsidiary of Marvelous. Hashimoto is currently working on Dragon Marked For Death but it is unknown whether he will work on the Story of Seasons title announced for Nintendo Switch back in 2017. Many thanks to naruki.

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Harvest Moon: The Tale of Two Towns+ announced 

Marvelous have announced an updated ‘plus’ version of the DS game Bokujou Monogatari: Futago no Mura (Harvest Moon: The Tale of Two Towns) for Nintendo 3DS releasing on 14 December 2017 priced at ¥4,298 adding StreetPass functionality and choosing between liking animals or fish at the start of the game. The game is unconfirmed for localisation where it would undoubtedly become Story of Seasons: The Tale of Two Towns.