Farming Simulator 17 Now Has a Release Date, Plus Other Details

By Chanse Wareham, 1 year ago
In our continued diligence in bringing the TA readership the latest and greatest Farming Simulator 17 news, developer Giants Software has provided a few details on an upcoming event the title will be playable at, as well as some other tidbits those interested in the title will want to know about.


First off is the release date. Farming Simulator 17 is going to be arriving October 25th on multiple platforms, including the Xbox One.

But on top of that, the game will actually be playable for the first time in August at Gamescom in Cologne, Germany from August 17th to the 21st. For those possibly thinking of attending, and wanting to get your hands dirty in a simulated agrarian manner, you can visit booth B41 in Exhibition Hall 8 at the dates mentioned above.

Finally some additional details about the game itself were provided:

In Farming Simulator 17, virtual farmers can look forward to the new setting of Goldcrest Valley, additional farm animals, new vehicles and machines by well-known manufacturers such as Challenger, Fendt, Massey Ferguson and Valtra as well as new gameplay mechanics that will add more depth and variety to the Farming Simulator series. And for the first time, the popular modding support that was until now limited to PC and MAC will make its debut on consoles!
Farming Simulator 17 will be available on October 25th, 2016.
Chanse Wareham
Written by Chanse Wareham
Chanse has been gaming for a few decades now, and only just recently became a TA Newshound. When not roaming amongst the pages of TrueAchievements, he is usually gaming, reading or otherwise working to learn as much as he can about pretty much anything.