The Rune Factory 5 PC release date has been revealed -- you'll be able to play this shiny new Farming RPG on Steam in a little less than a month.
Rune Factory 5 is the latest game in the long-running spinoff of the Harvest Moon franchise. It first made its debut on the Nintendo Switch as a Japanese exclusive a little over a year ago. Then, it finally made its way to North America and Europe back in March 2022. PC players in the West will soon be able to join in on the fun -- this farming RPG is making its way to Steam next month.
Players take on the role of the newest ranger for SEED, an organization of rangers that seeks to maintain the balance between humanity and nature. Unfortunately, the border town of Rigbarth has encountered some problems -- monsters are going wild and it's up to you to defeat them and capture them with your spell seal.
While Rune Factory has always had a stronger focus on combat compared to its Harvest Moon counterpart, there's still plenty of coziness to go around. Players will also be able to farm crops, make friends, marry someone, and start a family.
When is the Rune Factory 5 PC Release Date?
The Rune Factory 5 PC release date is July 13, 2022, according to the PC Announce trailer highlighted on Reddit. That means you'll be able to play this game in a little less than a month.
If you're sure you're gonna get this game, you can pre-purchase Rune Factory 5 for PC via Steam starting at $50.99 or your regional equivalent, a 15% pre-order discount. You'll gain access to the Holy Knight and Bibliophile Swimsuit Set, along with a New Range Care Package Item Pack; a Digital Deluxe edition is also available featuring additional outfits for marriage candidates.
If you'd prefer to play on Nintendo Switch instead, you can buy Rune Factory 5 on Nintendo Switch for $59.99. Make sure to check out our guides below to get a head start on playing this great game!