Japanese game developer and publisher Marvelous Games recently revealed a new collector’s edition for their upcoming farming sim RPG title Rune Factory 3 Special and provided a Japan release date of March 2, 2023. So fans in Japan are looking forward to the latest remaster in Rune Factory The series will only have to wait until early next year. However, there is no confirmed news yet on when Western fans will be able to get their hands on the title.
Announced in the recent September 2022 Nintendo Direct, some details about Rune Factory 3 Special were shared alongside the announcement that the development team is already working on a new entry in the farm sim RPG series. According to the trailer, Rune Factory 3 Special will get new in-game 3D models, updated character graphics and a unique mode for players to spend quality time with their chosen marriage candidates. With the developer sharing the game’s Japanese release date and a special physical edition, Western fans will likely expect the English version’s release period to come soon as well.
According to Marvelous Games official website, Rune Factory 3 Special will be released in Japan on March 2, 2023. The website also shared images of the new collector’s edition for the game called “Dream Collection”. Comes with a special box similar to his Rune Factory 4 Special and the latest new game in the series Rune Factory 5an acrylic base with the protagonists from RF3 to RF5, and two CDs with special content. The Dream Collection will also provide its buyers with a special code for swimwear for the game’s characters.
Marvelous Games also shared the suggested retail price for the Rune Factory 3 Special Dream Collection, which is 9,800 yen or about $65 USD. The digital deluxe edition, which comes with the base game and swimsuit collection, will cost ¥5,980 or US$41. Marvelous Games also revealed a special “Wedding Collection” that can only be purchased with the Dream Collection as part of a limited edition bundle for a total price of ¥33,600 or $229 USD. The wedding collection comes with exclusive engagement rings in a ring box, character bridal artwork and a special box.
With this news, his fans Rune Factory The RPG series will already have a tentative idea of when Rune Factory 3 Special may be released in other regions. Rune Factory 4 Special It took about seven months to launch in North America, it was released in February 2020 while the JP version was released in July 2019. Hopefully the developers will follow the same time frame and fans won’t have to wait too long to get their hands on it the title.
Rune Factory 3 Special releases on Switch in Japan on March 2, 2023. A release date for the English version has yet to be announced.
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