Natsume Inc. revealed this week that Harvest Moon: Light of Hope will finally be making its way to consoles, as the game is set to be released for PS4 and the Nintendo Switch in May 2018 for $40. The Special Edition will contain the original version released on Steam in 2017, along with special features that will only be included in this version. Below we have a couple of quotes from the press release about the game coming this spring, now we just have to wait for them to wait for them to give us a formal release date.
"Harvest Moon fans have been eager to experience the series on Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4, so we are happy to be able to give them a date to put on their calendar! The Special Edition has new features made specifically for console gamers that we will be unveiling throughout the coming months," said Hiro Maekawa, President & CEO of Natsume. "We also look forward to sharing some special bonuses to go along with the game. Fans should definitely stay tuned as we lead up to the launch this spring!"
"We are honoured to continue to work in close partnership with Natsume in order to bring Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Special Edition to our Harvest Moon fans and to newcomers, across Europe, Australia and the Middle East," said Martin Defries, Managing Director of Rising Star Games. "The series has delighted game fans for many years; the versions that release this Spring will bring happiness to console gamers across the PlayStation and Nintendo Switch universe".