Stardew Valley Console Release Date, Coming to Nintendo Switch Instead Of Wii U
Gamers have been waiting for Stardew Valley to release for consoles for quite some time and Creator Eric Barone has announced the Stardew Valley console release date.
According to the announcement, Stardust Valley will be available on console in a matter of weeks. Stardew Valley console release date varies depending on the region.
Stardew Valley will launch for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on December 13 in North America and December 14 in Europe for PS4 and globally for Xbox One.
Pre-orders for the game will start from today for Xbox One(globally) and PlayStation 4 (only for Europe).
Eric Barone further revealed that Stardew Valley will not be launching for Wii U and announced that due to current market landscape the game will be developed for Nintendo Switch.
Stardew Valley will not be coming to the Wii U, however. Looking at Wii U and the current gaming landscape, we made the difficult choice to shift our development efforts to creating a version for Nintendo Switch. I am really looking forward to the Switch, and I believe that the Switch’s unique capabilities could create some exciting opportunities for Stardew Valley.
He emphasized that he is committed to launching the game for Nintendo platforms and appreciates the support of the community.
Stardew Valley is a farming simulator RPG developed by ConcernedApe and published by Chucklefish Games. The game is heavily inspired by the Harvest Moon video game series. Creator Eric Barone developed the game on his own over the course of four years.
The game became widely popular among PC community and is one of the highest selling games on Steam as the game has sold over 1 million units.