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XSEED Games Announces 500,000 Global Sales for Rune Factory 5

500,000 global sales an impressive feat, shows no signs of stopping yet.
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

XSEED Games, the independent-minded publishing brand of Marvelous USA, Inc., announced today that Rune Factory 5, the latest entry in the RPG/Farming sim franchise, has sold over 500,000 copies worldwide on the Nintendo Switch™ system. The announcement comes less than two months out from the title’s launch in North America and Europe on Mar. 22 and 25, 2022, respectively, and less than a year from its initial launch in Japan on May 20, 2021.
Return to the fantasy world of Rune Factory for a grand adventure while living whatever life you please! Mysterious events are unfolding in the sleepy border town of Rigbarth, affecting the runes that govern the balance between humanity and nature. As the newest ranger for the peacekeeping organization SEED, protect the frontier town by defeating rowdy monsters or team up with an ally for link attacks. When not on a mission, work with the people of Rigbarth to help the town flourish through farming, festivals, and friendships!

Developed by Marvelous Inc. and published in North America by XSEED Games, additional details about Rune Factory 5 and digital/physical purchases can be found at: This game has been rated “T for Teen'' by  the ESRB.

For more information about Rune Factory 5, Earthmates can follow the Rune Factory social media accounts on Twitter @RuneFactory_NA. Fans can also follow XSEED Games on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Twitch, get in depth info from their developer blog, and join the discussion on their Discord server at:


Nintendo Switch™ is a trademark of Nintendo.

Media Contact:
Sonia Im | Marc Bianchi
ONE PR Studio [for XSEED Games/Marvelous USA, Inc.]
[email protected]

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