Konohana and Bluebell villages were once great neighbors until a huge dispute erupted between them over FOOD! Yes, food. They were both certain that their cooking was the best. This bitter feud has divided the once-close towns, turning neighbors into enemies! As a new farmer to the area, it's up to you to choose which village to live in. Will it be Eastern-styled Konohana with its abundant fields of crops, or animal-friendly, European-styled Bluebell? Pick a home, build a thriving farm, and compete in a huge variety of festivals. Develop your skills enough, and you might even find a way to bring these two towns together once again!
Harvest Moon 3D: Tale of Two Towns is a Life Simulation Role-playing Game (RPG) for Nintendo 3DS. The game features classic Life Sim gameplay involving farming, the raising and care of animals and eventual marriage. In the 3DS version players will also enjoy optimized and adjustable 3D graphics, an animal petting mini-game and the ability to wirelessly swap items and crops with other players. Additional features include an all-new storyline involving the player in an ongoing between two towns, the ability to play as either a boy or a girl, an in-game quest bulletin board system, wireless functionality allowing you to visit friends in-game fields, new in-game activities and more.
Mend the Broken Relationship Between Two Towns
Konohana and Bluebell villages were once the friendliest of neighbors. Then a huge dispute erupted between them, over all things, food. Both towns were certain that their cooking was the best in the world. This fierce food feud has transformed the two happy neighbors into the bitterest of rivals. Eventually the harvest goddess steps in and collapses the tunnel connecting the towns. After years have past the goddess reconsiders and decides that the breach between the two villages should be mended and that you are the best hope to do it.
Classic Harvest Moon gameplay with multiple additions. View larger.
As a new farmer to the area, you choose which village to live in. Will it be Eastern-styled Konohana with its abundant fields of crops, or the animal-loving, European-styled Bluebell? Pick a home, build a thriving farm, and compete in a huge variety of festivals. Develop your skills enough, and you might even find a way to bring these two towns together once again.
Along with the classic Harvest Moon farming, animal husbandry and spouse searching activities Harvest Moon: Tale of Two Towns features a variety of new and expanded activities. Some of these include: the ability to dig ditches to water crops, and use a horse and move crops and other items to market, mining for profit, festivals that focus on cooking and a message board system to receive quests from townsfolk.
Nintendo 3DS Specific Features
Harvest Moon 3D: Tale of Two Towns is the first Harvest Moon game released for Nintendo 3DS and as such contains special features specific to the handheld platform. These features include: optimized 3D graphics that can be easily adjusted using the unit's 3D slider, an animal petting mini-game and the ability to share crops and other items with other players of Harvest Moon 3D: Tale of Two Towns when they are in range using the 3DS' StreetPass wireless feature.
Key Game Features
- Harvest Moon 3D: Tale of Two Towns contains classic Harvest Moon Life Simulation RPG gameplay that fans adore
- Nintendo 3DS specific features including: an animal petting mini-game, the ability to share items and crops with other players using wireless StreetPass functionality and adjustable 3D graphics
- Choose from two different villages, each with their own shops, villagers, and festivals with the added ability to move to the other town
- Choose to play as a boy or as a girl
- Grow crops, raise livestock, woo a spouse and start a family
- New animal the alpaca
- Visit your friends' fields using local wireless or Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection
- Additional activities like: horse and cart functionality to haul items, festival competitions and mining and fishing for in-game profit
- In-game message board feature at which you can receive tasks done for townsfolk