The next installment in the annual Farming Simulator series will be coming later this year, and the dev-team had some (exciting?) news to share recently. Farming Simulator ’17 will introduce a playable female character for the first time in the series. The announcement was made via a Tweet, which comes paired with a handful of screenshots to show off the female farmer.
Play as a female farmer as you explore new vehicles, animals and crops in Farming Simulator 17! Available Oct. 25. pic.twitter.com/oPGsvbpB59
— Farming Simulator (@farmingsim) July 15, 2016
Gender equality is a pretty hot topic these days, surprisingly even in the gaming world as well. So, if there are any female fans of the Farming Simulator series, then this news should be most exciting to you! As the Tweet says, Farming Simulator ’17 will plow its way onto the market on October 25th on PC, PS4, and Xbox One.
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