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From the creators of Harvest Moon and Rune Factory for the DS comes the first instalment of Rune Factory for a home console.

Developed exclusively for Wii, Rune Factory: Frontier features stunning graphics and takes full advantage of the Wii’s unique controls to fully immerse players in the Rune Factory universe. Rune Factory: Frontier incorporates an open-ended structure which allows players to choose the type of game they wish to experience. Whether it’s growing crops, expanding the town, fighting (or befriending) monsters or even falling in love, the experience is unique to each player.

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Posted by James Newton

Everyone could use a good plough

If there’s one thing guaranteed to liven up a good hack-and-slash dungeon crawler, it’s a bit of farming. There’s many a Zelda game that could have been saved with a bit of ploughing, yet the combination has been mostly ignored by cultivators of...

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User Comments (12)

St3b0

#2

St3b0 said:

must get it but i dont know why it's like some video style crack

CharlieisEverywhere

#3

CharlieisEverywhere said:

Very addictive game.. and I still have no idea why. All I've done so far is gardened the hell out of the field in screen shots 7,8, and 9. But to it's credit, it is visually appealing and really easy to get the hang of.

James

#4

James said:

I'm dying to play this game - I loved Rune Factory on DS, and a Wii version would be even better, especially as the only HM game we have for Wii in the UK is Magical Melody, and that's a right load of tripe.

ElFlorro

#7

ElFlorro said:

I really, really, really want to have this too, but when is it coming to EU??? I need a date I can worship!!!!!!!

James

#9

James said:

I believe it's out in March. We should have some coverage in the coming weeks to satiate your curiosity

Amorous_Badger

#11

Amorous_Badger said:

Early impressions of this is that it's delightful with potential to be even more life destroying than Animal Crossing.

Jusbe

#12

Jusbe said:

I kinda like this game. It's so free on what ya do and it's almost galge if ya think about the " Wife system" of the game. Never played to the point where ya can get married, but might some day ^^

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