Rune Factory 15th Anniversary Website Opens

Rune Factory 15th Anniversary

Marvelous has opened a special website to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Rune Factory series. The website features a new promotional video that shows footage from all of the titles released thus far. Additionally, it has a timeline that details the release and a brief synopsis of each title. Several special campaigns are currently underway to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Rune Factory series, which includes discounts through the Nintendo eShop Japanese storefront. [Thanks, Famitsu!]

From August 24, to September 7, 2021 consumers can purchase Rune Factory 4, Rune Factory 4 Special, and Rune Factory 5 for up to 50% through the Nintendo eShop. However, this deal is currently exclusive to the Japanese storefront. Other campaigns include a fan art contest that users can participate in, and the option to receive a special illustration through Twitter.

As mentioned previously, a special video has been released to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the series. It goes through the series in chronological order and showcases footage from each entry.

You can watch the video below.

The first Rune Factory title released in August 2006 to Japanese audiences. It eventually made its way overseas to North America in 2007. A European release date followed in 2009. Since its original release, a total of five numbered Rune Factory games have come out. Additionally, several spin-off titles have appeared as well.

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