How Harvest Moon Taught me how to get Through College

One of the first games I got really good at was a game called Harvest Moon: Friends of Mineral Town. It's a farming simulator in which you are required to manage the daily operations of a farm as one singular man. Your daily duties, depending on the season, range from courting a bride, caring for your child, befriending town folk, milking cows, shearing sheep, watering crops, collecting eggs, feeding the animals, grooming animals, training your dog, riding your horse, mining for ore, foraging in the mountain, chopping wood, breaking stones, and cooking. All in a game where the clock is set to move ten minutes in-game for every second real time.

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