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HMOtaku Frequently Asked Questions
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Staff and Site info
How do I contact HMOtaku?
To send us an email, please visit our contact us page.
Where is HMOtaku based in the world?
HMOtaku is based in the United States. Sometimes you may notice that we'll focus more on North American Harvest Moon news, but we do try to cover as much news from around the world as possible.
What are the HMOtaku purposes and mission?
Since the site was formed in 2003, HMOtaku's motto has been "for fans, by fans", and we still stand by it today. Much of the content found around the site was contributed for Harvest Moon fans, by Harvest Moon fans including the Jukebox, the Mascots, and the forums.
Where can I learn about HMOtaku history?
If you visit the HMO History page, you can read up on the history of HMOtaku which dates back to 2003. We'll also be including a time-line to the page shortly!
Does HMOtaku protect users' privacy?
Is there a HMOtaku community or forum?
Yes, you can visit the forum here. You can talk with other Harvest Moon fans there and sometimes we'll have little games or contests!
Is HMOtaku involved in social media (Facebook, etc.)?
Yes! We like to extend our reach beyond the HMOtaku domain to give fans a better experience. We have a facebook fan page set up where we post notices anytime there's an announcement to the main site. Our Twitter account serves the same kind of purpose. This is just meant to help keep you informed, as many people check social media more often than the HMOtaku homepage. We also have a Youtube channel where we post Harvest Moon-related videos such as gameplay or song tracks from the games.
Does HMOtaku hold any sweepstakes/giveaways?
Yes, and you can see if there's a Sweepstakes going on currently by visiting the sweepstakes page.
How can I find out about HMOtaku news and announcements?
We post all of our news and announcements on the homepage. You can find out whenever we post an announcement to the homepage by following us on Twitter and becoming a fan on Facebook.
Where can I find Harvest Moon or Rune Factory game information/help?
You can see the list of all the Harvest Moon games here. When you go to a certain game's page you'll notice a list of sections on the right side of the page that you can use to browse for information on the game. You can also visit the forum if you have a specific question you'd like answered.
Does HMOtaku have an email list?
At the moment we do not have any sort of mailing list. However, whenever any news is posted on the website we will post a notice on our Facebook and Twitter pages letting everyone know. If you would strongly like to see a mailing list set up for the news we post on HMOtaku, please send us an email at email@example.com letting us know you're interested.
Who are the staff at HMO?
Is HMOtaku looking for new staff?
Although we do not advertise it often, we are always interested in having new staff members join the HMOtaku team. We're a generally friendly bunch, so if you're interested please don't hesitate to contact us!
What are some ways I can help HMOtaku?
There are a number of ways you can help out HMOtaku and the community without actually being a staff member! Some of the following are ways you can help improve the quality of the site: Donating money, submitting new or fixing existing content by sending us an email, requesting a song to the jukebox that you think people would enjoy, or just general suggestions that you have to help make the site better.