In Story of Seasons: Trio of Towns, the latest entry in the Bokujō Monogatari farm sim franchise, your character can adopt a pet to keep them company around the farm. There is a wide variety of cat and dog breeds to choose from, including Maine Coon, German Shepherd, Mastiff and American Shorthair. But those choices are lame compared to the other type of animal you can adopt, and no I'm not talking about the Hamtaro hamster available in the Japanese version. I'm talking about the capybara, the world's largest rodent.
I don't know why this adorably goofy-looking animal is in the game or how it is able to be adopted, but I'm glad it is. Because without it, we wouldn't be getting this sweet capybara pocket plush as a pre-order bonus.... read more