Recommendations: Selling Out to Joja
Selling out to Joja is a lot more fun than most people make it out to be, and definitely not the soul death some redditors would have you believe. After all, is it really better to exploit junimos to fix up the town in ways that benefit you personally in exchange for resources they don't seem to have a use for? And when you go blue, you don't have to worry about finding that elusive red cabbage. What's not to like?
Well, for one there's not a lot of content original to Joja in the Vanilla game. In fact, the NPCs don't even notice Joja fixing up the town. Fortunately, there are mods that make selling out both fun and profitable. :D
Story and dialog[edit | edit source | hide | hide all]
Joja Immersion - NPCs now notice and comment on Joja making improvements to the town. An absolute must for any Joja run, and compatible with SVE (as of SVE 1.13).
Stardew Valley Expanded - Adds multiple new NPCs who work at Joja, complete with heart events, and even a Joja-specific storyline with a very different path from the usual story.
Juliet and Jessie the Joja Clerks - Adds two new NPCs who work at Joja, both of whom are not only very well written but seamlessly fit into the town while being distinct personalities.
Abigail and Juliet Prank the JojaMart - Adds a fun storyline in which Abigail teams up with Juliet to torment Morris.
Crops and animals[edit | edit source | hide]
Joja Seeds - Joja sells bio-engineered seeds that are improvements on the originals in various ways, such as having shorter growth times, more chances of extra crops at harvest, or can be grown in multiple seasons. Also adds some new heirloom crops for Pierre.
Asters Fruit Trees as Crops - Joja has developed miniature versions of fruit trees that can be planted and grown just like regular crops.
Joja Takeover - Adds multiple Joja-themed crops and artisan goods.
Joja Cola Speed Buff - Get a speed boost from drinking cola
Shopping[edit | edit source | hide]
Joja Clearance Bin - Adds a bin selling random seeds and produce, including out-of-season items. Joja members get a 10% discount.
Lore-Friendly JojaMart Prices - Changes the prices at JojaMart so they are in fact cheaper. Very configurable.
Krobus Sells Vinegar - The title says Krobus, but Joja also sells vinegar to players wishing to boycott Pierre, the game's only vanilla source of the ingredient.
Joja Blackmarket - Lurking in the tunnel is a dealer ready to sell you gems, artifacts, and Joja seeds - at a premium price, of course.
Sam & Vincent's Cola Shop - Buy Joja Cola and a couple different recipes using the drink in addition to supporting Vincent's quest to be an entrepreneur.