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Harvest Moon GB (Game Boy Color)

Everyone
ESRB Rating
Genre
Perspective
Theme
82
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2.7
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Description

Harvest Moon is a farming simulation where you must build and maintain a farm during the course of a year, while taking care of your budget and yourself.

You have the ability to buy, sell and take care of farm animals, crops and any other supplies that you may have. You can trade with many of the town's people, and fellow farmers. If you link up a friend's Game Boy, you can trade items between players as well.

The local stores supply plenty of items to help you in your quest, at a cost, of course. And if you have the time, you can go about the town in search of a little fun away from work.

From an overhead perspective, you can explore your farming area, the local town and the Harvest Sprite tunnels, full of strange and wonderful creatures that can help or destroy your quest. There are four seasons (Summer, Autumn, Winter, Spring) and each brings with it new challenges such as keeping arm animals warm during the colder seasons, and supplying water to the crops during the warmer periods.

The GBC version includes all new characters and background sprites in full color, but is also backwards compatible with the original Game Boy version.

Screenshots

Harvest Moon GB Game Boy Color Bad dog! Bad dog!
Harvest Moon GB Game Boy Color I have to punish you!
Harvest Moon GB Game Boy Color Home sweet home...
Harvest Moon GB Game Boy Color Or maybe should I choose this one?

Alternate Titles

  • "牧場物語GB" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Harvest Moon GBC" -- US Game Boy Color title
  • "Bokujou Monogatari GB" -- Japanese title

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The Press Says

Pocket Magazine / Pockett Videogames May 01, 1999 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Nintendojo 1999 9.3 out of 10 93
Super Play Feb, 1999 87 out of 100 87
Total! (Germany) Dec, 1998 1.75 out of 6 85
GameSpot Jan 28, 2000 7.4 out of 10 74
IGN May 05, 2000 6 out of 10 60

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Kartanym (10785) added Harvest Moon GB (Game Boy Color) on May 28, 2002
Other platforms contributed by CrankyStorming (2629) and Kartanym (10785)