The people of Sharance and their horned Univir neighbors are embroiled in a bitter conflict. An age-old hatred between humans and monsters divides them. Micah is an adventurer with an unusual secret: he's half monster! He'll have to unite the humans and the Univir in time to stop the growing evil force that threatens to destroy them both! Rune Factory 3 introduces a number of exciting new features to the Rune Factory series: befriended villagers will now join you in battle and lend you their unique skills, players can transform the main character into his monster form to unleash a savage new arsenal of fighting moves, and the game's new multiplayer mode lets up to three players work together to conquer unique dungeons packed with rare items and fearsome monsters.
Rune Factory has become prominent for taking farming simulation and blending it successfully with action RPG gameplay. The various entries in the Harvest Moon spin-off series have all fared well, and Rune Factory 3: A Fantasy Harvest is no exception. The game may not surpass any boundaries, but Rune Factory 3 provides another excellent mix of adventure, farming, and social elements to warrant a playthrough by any RPG fan with a Nintendo DS.The game starts off with a sheep-like character known as a "wooly" falling from the sky. He lands so hard that he passes out and is taken into care by Shara, a young woman who lives in the town of Sharance. The next morning, the wooly transforms into a human with no recollection of whom he is or where he came from. He meets Shara in his human form,... Read Review