What is Stardew Valley?

Stardew Valley is a country-life RPG for PC / Mac / Linux, Xbox One, Playstation 4,  Playstation VITA, Nintendo Switch, iOS and Android!

Who made it?

-Stardew Valley was developed completely solo by ConcernedApe (Eric Barone), and released on February 26th, 2016.

-For the 1.3 multiplayer update, Tom Coxon of Chucklefish developed the multiplayer net code. Multiplayer launched in 2018 for PC & Switch, and is coming to Xbox & PS4 soon.

-Console ports are done by Sickhead Games, and mobile ports are done by The Secret Police. 

-Starting with the (not yet released) 1.4 update, game developers Arthur Lee and Alex Erlandson have joined up with Eric to continue working on Stardew Valley.

Are you hiring?

Job postings can be found here.

Who is the publisher?

Stardew Valley is self-published by ConcernedApe on PC, Xbox One, Playstation 4, and Playstation Vita. Chucklefish is publisher on Nintendo Switch, iOS, and Android.

Does Stardew Valley have controller support?

Yes. Stardew Valley supports Xbox One and Xbox 360 controllers on PC, and has full controller support on Xbox One, Playstation 4 and Nintendo Switch. Some aspects of the game, like choosing names for your character or your animals, still require use of the keyboard on PC.

What languages does the game support?

Currently, Stardew Valley supports English, German, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, Italian, French, Korean, Turkish, and Hungarian. Some languages are currently only available on PC, but will make it to consoles soon.

Can I talk about/post videos of your game on Youtube/Twitter?

Absolutely. Please feel free to create videos about Stardew Valley. You have permission to monetize your YouTube videos featuring Stardew Valley content.

What language is Stardew Valley coded in?


I’m having technical issues with the game. How do I fix it?

Check the Stardew Valley Support section on the official Forums!