Hey everyone! We've been working with Playism to translate Stardew Valley into German, Spanish, Brazilian-Portuguese, Russian, Japanese and Simplified Chinese. Many of you have been waiting super patiently for the localization update to be released, and we thank you for that! Everyone involved in this project wanted to take the time to ensure the patch was stable and the localization was excellent. We're nearly ready to release the update, but first we'd really love some feedback - is the translation good? Are you running into any new bugs we failed to catch? To that end, we're running an open beta of the localization update on Steam. Here's what's included in the beta branch: Full translations into German, Spanish, Brazilian-Portuguese, Russian, Japanese and Simplified Chinese Fixes for animal happiness related bugs The "exit to title" button has returned! Cursor acceleration when playing on a gamepad (like the console version of the game) Here's how to access the beta branch: From your Steam library, right-click 'Stardew Valley' and select 'Properties'. Choose the 'beta' tab. You should see a drop down menu. From there, select 'beta - Help test new updates before they go live'. It is important to back up your saves. Old saves should continue to work in the beta branch, but make a backup (info about locating your save file) before switching to the beta. After saving in the beta branch, you won't be able to load your save file in the current stable version. How to provide feedback: You can reply to this thread with feedback, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please use the forms below and provide as much info as you can. Thanks for your help! Known Issues: "Looking for saved games" on the load menu is not translated Music on the title screen plays even if disabled after using "Exit to Title" Notes on Multiplayer This is a whole ‘nother thing unrelated to localization, but everyone’s been asking us about the multiplayer update. All we can say is that we’re working on it and making progress. It’s not ready yet, though, and we can’t give you an idea of when it will be. We'll let you know more as soon as we can. Sorry for making you wait! Thai Support We know Thai is a language which has been widely requested as well. XNA and monogame engines don't support Thai characters properly right now. We're looking into adding support to monogame somehow, but it's going to take some time. This is something we would still like to support in the future! Lastly, any testers interested in helping translate the wiki into these new languages can read this post for details about helping out with that.