Rune Factory US box art

Rune Factory USA Official Boxart

Rune Factory: A Fantasy Harvest Moon is the first installment of the Rune Factory series. It was developed by Neverland Co. and published by Marvelous Interactive and Natsume for the Nintendo DS. It was released August 24, 2006 in Japan, August 17, 2007 in North America and February 13, 2009 in Europe.

This series much more magical and even includes features of a standard RPG, such as fighting. You can still grow crops and woo a wife, as well. There is also a much deeper story in the Rune Factory series than a standard Harvest Moon game.