Harvest Moon: A Wonderful Life Special Edition Hints, Tips, Tricks, Secrets, & Glitches

Free Records

During Winter, if you give the Yetti or furry monster some fish, it will give you a free record for your kindness.


Become friends with the doctor, he will give you a special sickle.

Horse Race

Save the game, then go to the horse race. Do not bet yet. Make a note of the winners, then reset the game. Load the saved game, then bet 99 on the winners. You can get a lot of medals. Also, if you are competing, bet on yourself if you take extremely good care of your horse. If you win, you will get a lot of medals.


Never buy tomatoes, they only give you a 5 dollar profit.

Dig Site

Become friends with the lady at the dig site. At the beginning of a new year early in the morning, she will give you a necklace.

Change Weather

If it is raining or there is a hurricane, enter the mine and dig. After you are done, the rain or hurricane will be over.

Vans Discount

When you buy things that are expensive from Van, do you ever wonder if you can get it for a better price? You can! Just haggle with him if it is expensive. For example if you want to buy a teddy bear that Van may be selling, go to Van and when available click the "Discount?" option, keep at it until both you and Van are happy with the price!