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Rune Factory 5 now available across Europe and Australia

Rune Factory 5 now available across Europe and Australia

Explore a New Frontier in an Exciting Adventure of Magic, Friendships, and Farming

London, United Kingdom – 25th March 2022 – Marvelous Europe, announced today that the long-awaited brand-new entry in the beloved series, Rune Factory 5, is now available on Nintendo Switch™ system in Europe and Australia.

Fans of the Rune Factory series will see some familiar faces and costumes within Rune Factory 5, as all players will receive outfits based on characters Aden and Sonja from Rune Factory: Tides of Destiny automatically in their game. Additionally, players with Rune Factory 4 Special save data on their Nintendo Switch™ will unlock additional DLC outfits and see some familiar faces from Rune Factory 4 Special appear in their town!

Mysterious events are unfolding in the sleepy border town of Rigbarth, affecting the runes that govern the balance between humanity and nature. As the newest ranger for the peacekeeping organization SEED, protect the frontier town by defeating rowdy monsters or team up with an ally for link attacks. When not on a mission, work with the people of Rigbarth to help the town flourish through farming, festivals, and friendships!

Rise to every challenge as a ranger of SEED and see your mission through!

Rune Factory 5 Editions

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Physical Retail Editions

Rune Factory 5 is available as a Limited Edition and Standard Edition available for an RRP of £49.99 / €59.99 and £64.99 / €79,99 respectively at participating retailers. Additional details can be found here:

The Limited Edition includes a custom outer box with artwork from series illustrator Minako Iwasaki, an exclusive SteelBook® case, artbook with over 70 pages of varied artwork, and more.

Digital Editions

Rune Factory 5 is available as a standalone version and as a Digital Deluxe Edition containing additional content for £49.99 / €59.99 and £59.99 / €69.99 respectively, on the Nintendo eShop.

The digital pre-order bonus ‘Holy Knight and the Bibliophile Swimsuit Set + New Ranger Care Package Item Pack,’ with swimsuits based on fan-favourites Forte and Kiel along with a selection of helpful items to help SEED rangers get started, will be available for direct purchase for £1.69 / €1.99 from April 29th.

Developed by Marvelous Inc. and published in Europe and Australia by Marvelous Europe Limited, Rune Factory 5 launched physically and digitally on 25th March 2022 on the Nintendo Switch. This game has been rated PEGI 12.

For more information about Rune Factory 5, follow the Rune Factory social media accounts on Twitter @RuneFactory_EU or visit the official site at RuneFactory.Games/RF5.

Fans can also follow Marvelous Europe on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or go to the website for more information:


Press Contact: Decibel-PR

About Marvelous Europe Founded in April 2012, Marvelous Europe Limited is the European arm of Marvelous Inc. a publicly listed entertainment company based in Tokyo. Marvelous is both a game developer and publisher having released popular PC and console titles including Story of Seasons and Rune Factory, in addition to third-party acquisitions such as Granblue Fantasy Versus and Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin.

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