Rune Factory 4 will arrive in a week's time, having come through a protracted quality assurance check
. Publisher XSEED made sure everything was up to scratch before dating the 3DS game for October 1, when it will be available at retail and on the eShop for $40.
The game received a warm reception in Japan, shifting 150,000 copies
within a few months to become the series' best seller. Developer Neverland will hope to build on that when the farming-adventuring hybrid comes North America and Europe