In the sleepy border town of Rigbarth, mysterious events are unfolding, affecting the runes that govern the balance between humanity and nature. As the newest ranger for the peacekeeping organisation, SEED, protect the frontier town by rounding up rowdy monsters with your official SEED-issued spell seal. When not on a mission, work with the people of Rigbarth to help the town flourish through farming, festivals and friendships. As the balance of peace begins to shift, however, it comes time to prove yourself. Team up with townsfolk and embark on a grand adventure to unravel the mystery befalling the land, embracing your inner power to halt the descent into chaos. Earthmate Edition includes Custom outer box featuring artwork from series illustrator Minako Iwasaki, Rune Factory 5 Nintendo Switch game card in an exclusive SteelBook case, Large 5.8" by 8.2" softcover artbook with over 70 pages of character illustrations, concept art, and more, Melodies of Norad' soundtrack CD featuring 15 songs specially selected from across the entire Rune Factory series, and 13 exclusive in-game costumes based on the marriage candidates (+ Dolce's ghostly companion Pico) from Rune Factory 4.