Rune Factory 5

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Rune Factory 5
Rune Factory 5 cover
Developers
HYDE, Inc.[1]
Hakama
Publishers
XSEED
Marvelous
Engines
Unity
Release dates
Windows July 13, 2022
Reception
Metacritic 73
OpenCritic 69
IGDB 81
Taxonomy
Monetization One-time game purchase, DLC
Modes Singleplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Third-person
Controls Direct control
Genres ARPG, Life sim
Sports Fishing
Art styles Anime
Themes Fantasy
Series Rune Factory
Rune Factory 5 on HowLongToBeat
Rune Factory 5 on IGDB
Rune Factory 5 guide on StrategyWiki
Rune Factory 5 on MobyGames
Rune Factory 5 on Wikipedia
Rune Factory
Subseries of Story of Seasons
Rune Factory 4 Special 2021
Rune Factory 5 2022

Rune Factory 5 is a singleplayer third-person ARPG and life sim game in the Rune Factory series.

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Steam
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Windows

Version differences[edit]

Digital Deluxe edition[edit]

Includes the base game and the Marriage Candidates Outfit Set.

Monetization[edit]

DLC and expansion packs

Name Notes
Rune Factory Series Outfit Set
Windows
Rune Factory: Tides of Destiny Outfits: Aden and Sonja
Windows
Rune Factory 3 Outfits: Micah and Shara
Windows
Rune Factory 2 Outfits: Kyle and Mana
Windows
Rune Factory Outfits: Raguna and Mist
Windows
The Holy Knight and the Bibliophile Swimsuit Set + New Ranger Care Package Item Pack
Windows
The Resplendent Butterfly and the Priest Swimsuit Set + New Ranger Care Package Item Pack
Windows
Famous Butlers Swimsuit Set + New Ranger Care Package Item Pack
Windows
The Young Proprietress and the Dwarf Swimsuit Set + New Ranger Care Package Item Pack
Windows
The Marionette and the Glorious Horse Swimsuit Set + New Ranger Care Package Item Pack
Windows
The Elf and the Hidden Royal Lineage Swimsuit Set + New Ranger Care Package Item Pack
Windows
Rune Factory 4 Marriage Candidates Outfit Set Only available as part of the Digital Deluxe Edition.
Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Use RF5Fix to skip intro videos[2]
  1. Download RF5Fix.
  2. Extract the archive into <path-to-game>.
  3. Run the game.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\RF5\<user-id>\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/1702330/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\RF5\<user-id>\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/1702330/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

Game launcher options
Game launcher options

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
See Ultra-widescreen for a workaround.[3]
4K Ultra HD
[4]
Field of view (FOV)
See Field of view (FOV) for a workaround.
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Exclusive fullscreen also available.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Use of RF5Fix enables anisotropic filtering.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
2x,4x,8x MSAA listed in the launcher as "Anti-Alias".
Vertical sync (Vsync)
As a toggle.
60 FPS
120+ FPS
60 FPS by default. Options for 30, 60, 120 or Unlimited FPS in the launcher.
The camera does not properly update above 60 FPS. See the issued fixed section for a work arround.
High dynamic range display (HDR)
See the glossary page for potential alternatives.
Ray tracing

Ultra-widescreen[edit]

Use RF5Fix to add ultrawide support[5]
  1. Download RF5Fix.
  2. Extract the archive into <path-to-game>.
  3. Run the game.

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

Use RF5Fix to adjust FOV[6]
  1. Download RF5Fix.
  2. Extract the archive into <path-to-game>.
  3. Run the game and close it again.
  4. Navigate to <path-to-game>\BepInEx\config.
  5. Open RF5Fix.cfg with Notepad and edit line 9 from FOVAdjustment = false to FOVAdjustment = true.
  6. Adjust the number in line 15 from FOV.Value = 50 to the desired value.
  7. Save the file and start the game.

Input[edit]

Control options
Control options

Audio[edit]

Sound options
Sound options

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
BGM, Sound Effects, Voices, Ambient Sounds, Cutscenes sliders.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
French
German
Japanese
Korean
Audio and text languages can be set independently.

Issues fixed[edit]

Game camera improperly updating above 60 FPS[edit]

The game does not properly update the camera above 60 FPS.
Install RF5Fix to properly update the camera interval
  1. Download RF5Fix.
  2. Extract the archive into <path-to-game>.
  3. Run the game.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Shader Model support 5
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

No middleware information; you can edit this page to add it.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 8.1
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5-6500
System memory (RAM) 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 9 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 660 Ti
DirectX 11 compatible
A 64-bit operating system is required.

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/1702330/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (1702330) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. 『ルーンファクトリー5』(マーベラス様)が発売されました。 (Rune Factory 5 (Marvelous Inc.) has been released.) - last accessed on 2022-06-08
    "弊社では開発全般(企画・プログラム・グラフィック)を担当させて頂いております。(Our company was responsible for the general development (planning, programming, graphics).)"
  2. Rune Factory 5 Fix - last accessed on 2022-07-18
  3. Verified by User:Fayaine on 2022-07-19
    Tested with a custom resoltution of 2560x1080.
  4. Verified by User:Fayaine on 2022-07-19
    Tested with a custom resoltution of 3840x2160.
  5. Rune Factory 5 Fix - last accessed on 2022-07-18
  6. Rune Factory 5 Fix - last accessed on 2022-07-18