Following up on 2009's Gardening Mama for the DS, Forest Friends introduces 50 new horticulture-themed challenges. In addition to fulfilling in-game requests, players can deliver harvested fruits and veggies to forest shops in order to earn new items, decorations, and seeds. Gardening Mama 2 also features SpotPass functionality, rewarding players with unlockable garden backgrounds for meeting up with fellow gardening fanatics.
Majesco notes that the Cooking Mama series has sold over 13 million units worldwide since its launch in 2006. Gardening Mama 2 is due to hit the Nintendo 3DS in April.
Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), publisher of the award-winning Cooking Mama video game franchise that has sold more than 13 million copies worldwide, announced today that Gardening Mama 2: Forest Friends blossoms this April on Nintendo 3DS™.
Mama is going green again in a brand new stylus-based experience that challenges players to grow 50 fresh flowers, fruits and vegetables her animal friends can sell in their woodland shops. Additional gameplay features of Gardening Mama 2: Forest Friends include:
Use the stylus as your master gardening tool to plant seeds, bulbs and saplings, then care for them with water and fertilizer.
Grow 50+ different types of plants including beautiful hydrangeas, juicy watermelons and sizzling hot peppers!
Nurture, harvest and deliver garden items to six different animal stores including: Bear's Restaurant, Rabbit's Flower Shop, Cat's Beauty Shop and Squirrel's Cake Shop. Fulfill their shop requests to earn garden points!
Trade points for items and decorations that let you create a one-of-a-kind, custom garden. Use shop tickets to purchase more flowers, fruits and vegetables to enlarge your garden and make it more productive.
Earn rewards such as new varieties of seeds, flower bulbs, and trees from your animal friends so you can expand your garden and they can grow their shops into bigger businesses that attract more customers.
New activities with multiple variations star Mama's friends and family featured throughout the Mama games. Sort, pick, clean, organize, mow, arrange, water, harvest and much more!
Keep your garden healthy by protecting your plants from viruses and bugs.
Customize and decorate your garden with 100+ items: fences, fountains, playground equipment, topiary, pergolas, sculptures, benches, pets and more. Even dress up Mama in fun new outfits!
Use Spot Pass to receive new garden backgrounds.
Developed by Cooking Mama Limited, Gardening Mama 2: Forest Friends releases this April on Nintendo 3DS. For additional information on the Cooking Mama franchise please visit: www.CookingMamaUS.com.