The latest Story of Seasons game on the Nintendo Switch, Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town, has a large update rolling out which brings the faming life sim to Version 1.1.0. XSEED and Marvelous have published the patch notes and there’s a number of new features which include a new town development quest line and also 3 new post marriage events, plus there’s the usual bug fixes. Read on the full patch notes:
- Adds a new town development questline (known as the “Spirit Quests”).
As you progress through these quests, you’ll unlock features such as the “Harvest All” ability, as well as new outfits/hairstyles.
*The Spirit Quests can be triggered by completing the first town development arc. After viewing the credits and progressing through the game normally for a few days afterward, the first Spirit Quest will occur.
- Adds 3 new post-marriage events for all marriage candidates.
- Enables marriage candidates from the Expansion Pass to join the player for romantic festivals after marriage:
Applicable Marriage Candidates: Neil, Felicia, Raeger, Iris, Ludus, Lisette
Applicable Festivals: The Egg Hunt, the Fireworks Display, the Spirit Festival, and the Snowshine Celebration
- Fixes an issue where gifting the Hydroculture Plant to a resident results in the player being unable to re-obtain it. The Hydroculture Plant can no longer be gifted to residents.
If you have lost your Hydroculture Plant due to this issue, speak with Boss Sprite at the Earth Sprite Village and access the Sprite Shop to re-obtain it.
- Fixes an issue during the Mining Frenzy mini-game where the protagonist would continuously fall through the ground and the game would become unresponsive.
- Fixes an issue during the Hammer Strike mini-game where, if the player used both a controller and touch screen during training mode and spoke with Manuela again, the game would become unresponsive.
- Fixes an issue where loading save data while retrieving items could cause the game to become unresponsive.
- Fixes an issue where autosave data from Patch 1.0.4 and below would not properly load in Patch 1.0.8.
- Other minor bug fixes