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GF Rating
8.0

208 ratings

Critic & User Reviews

GF Rating
6

Above Average

Another fine game..

posted by greg137 (CALDWELL, ID) Feb 7, 2013

Member since May 2010

The Harvest Moon series is actually has a tried and true formula.. It is a formula that has been successful due to one main tenet, and that is build a life, and do it your way, but remember that you reap what you sow..
This game features alot of the new concepts that were introduce in previous Harvest moon games, so it does work, but the formula might come across as a little, "been there, done that." But what this game tries to do differently is to give you your own customizable farmer, which is something that hasn't been tried before! You get to select your hair style, and clothing type which is a step in the right direction since you no longer are just given a premade character, but the options that you do have are limited, but hey, it is a start, at least...

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GF Rating
9

Excellent

Amazing!

posted by DrChicken (ELMHURST, NY) Jan 28, 2013

Member since Jul 2009

love the new editing style they added for the town. Every hour is 1 minute in real time which i feel is the right amount of time. I would recommend saving almost everything you find seeing as how you need these things to build up the town. It's a little slow in the beginning but it quickly picks up after the first month.

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GF Rating
6

Above Average

Cool New Features, Slow Game Play

posted by YooperGirl (FLORENCE, WI) Dec 22, 2012

Member since Dec 2011

I have played many Harvest Moon games and I really do like the ability to change the layout of the farm and the town, but...I have been a little frustrated with how slow the actual gameplay is.

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