A Wonderful Life
Japan Release: September 2003
N.America Release: March 2004
Introduction: Your father has recently passed away, and among the people there to pay respects was a man by the name of Takakura. A close friend of your father's, Takakura tells you that he and your father both had the same dream: to find a small farm out in the country somewhere and run it together. They finally found an abandoned farm in a place called Forget-me-not Valley. Since your father has passed on, it is decided that you will take his place. Thus, you and Takakura come to the valley, ready to start a new life.
The game spans 30 years, divided into 6 chapters, each chapter being one to three years long. You can raise crops, raise animals, get married, raise a child, interact with the villagers, and much more.
Information supplied by hmotaku.net (Oct 2003 - Oct 2006)