On November 4th Harvest Moon the Lost Valley was released by Natsume in the US. Why do I include the name of the developer here? Well, because like I explained in my earlier blog, this game isn’t the true successor to the original Harvest Moon series, but an independent developed game. Natsume holds the rights to the name here in the West, so when Marvelous decided to take releasing the games in the west into their own hands, Natsume decided to go and develop a game of their own. So, here we are, with the Lost Valley, a game that hasn’t been released in Japan for a change! If you want to wait for the successor to a New Beginning, wait for Story of the Seasons which will be released in 2015.
Well, back to the Lost Valley. I downloaded it at release, curious to see what they had made of it. Haven’t been able to play as much yet as I wanted to, but I decided to share my first impressions with you. Although it’s spring, you start off in a snowy landscape stumbling upon a little cabin. A [...]