- You will be part of the drama, not just a spectator of it! You will interact with the many people around you, including your wife and son.
- The characters will not act in a repetitive fashion...however their actions will constantly change with the environment that you create.
- A variety of fruits and vegetables added to increase the quality of the game.
- More home extension...more tools...
- A new chapter system will be incorporated into the Harvest Moon series for the first time:
- Your life on the farm will be for 30 years, divided into 6 chapters.
- The story starts when you meet your future wife and begin to raise a family. Each chapter will represent different parts of your life.
- It will take roughly 40 hours to complete the game.
- In addition, there will be multiple endings...increasing the replay value.
- A new mode will be added to the game, Free Play Mode will let you play as long as you want on the farm!
- Harvest Moon: A Wonderful Life will communicate with the new Harvest Moon title for the Game Boy Advance. By linking these two games together new events and items will become available!
Harvest Moon: Friends of Mineral Town takes place in Mineral Town and is based on the world and characters from Harvest Moon: Back to Nature. You need to build and maintain a farm while befriending the town's people.
- Harvest Moon: Friends of Mineral Town will communicate with the new Harvest Moon: A Wonderful Life title for the Nintendo Gamecube.
- By linking these two games together new events and items will become available!