Kingdom Hearts
1 month ago.
Nomura discusses leaks, Pixar Worlds and handling release date announcement for Kingdom Hearts III in Multiplayer interview
Multiplayer, an Italian magazine that focuses on video game related news, had the chance to speak with director Tetsuya Nomura during E3 last month about Kingdom Hearts III to ask him a few questions regarding the popular and long awaited title. Thanks to the efforts of KHInsider, the article was translated into English. Here are some snippets of the article: “Kingdom Hearts is a series that focuses on the conflict between light and darkness, of friendships and rivalries. But above all, it…
1 month ago.
Kingdom Hearts III director talks about Sora’s character, demo feedback and more in a GameInformer interview
During E3 2018 last month, Game Informer had the chance to sit down and speak with Kingdom Hearts series director Tetsuya Nomura to ask him a few questions regarding the highly anticipated Kingdom Hearts III. In the Game Informer article, Nomura was asked questions regarding demo feedback, Sora's personality, how Keyblades are designed and what Nomura himself is looking forward to in Kingdom Hearts III. Or, at least, what fan reactions he's looking forward to seeing! During a premiere event back…
1 month ago.
Kingdom Hearts III director Tetsuya Nomura explains why the Pirates of the Caribbean world returns in a VentureBeat interview
Interviews continue to surface on media platforms across the internet in the wake of E3 2018. And VentureBeat, a website devoted to news on tech and games, had a chance to speak with Tetsuya Nomura, director of the Kingdom Hearts series, to ask him a question that had puzzled some fans. During the Sony conference, it was revealed that the Pirates of the Caribbean world from Kingdom Hearts II would be returning, making it the second confirmed returning world next to…
1 month ago.
Nomura talks Kingdom Hearts III development processes, surprises and Final Fantasy characters in Gamespot interview
E3 was a big event for all things Kingdom Hearts III this year, with trailers dropping and news spreading quickly throughout social media platforms. Now with E3 2018 concluded, interviews for the long awaited title are starting to pop up gradually across the internet, and popular gaming news site Gamespot had gotten the chance to sit down with Tetsuya Nomura, director of the Kingdom Hearts series, to ask him some questions regarding the three new trailers, among other things. Nomura shared…
1 month ago.
Nomura talks about Gummi Ships, Baymax and more for Kingdom Hearts III
Recently, Tetsuya Nomura spoke with Dengeki PlayStation about the current development on Kingdom Hearts III. Some of the information is repeated which you can read here. The Frozen level has weapons like ice skates and other ice related weapons. Nomura wanted realistic graphics for the "Pirates of the Caribbean" level. He also wanted Sora to be a pirate this time around. The Pirates level will have a lot of "land, sea and air" elements to it. Sora's Pirate keyblade transforms into a Spear and…
1 month ago.
Tetsuya Nomura discusses Kingdom Hearts III release date, mini-games, the plans for DLC and more
In the latest issue of Weekly Famitsu, director Tetsuya Nomura discussed some of the upcoming mini-games fans can look forward to playing in Kingdom Hearts III. He also briefly touched on the subject of downloadable content, and elaborated a bit on why the release date was moved to January 2019. Courtesy of Gematsu, here are the translations from the article: The Frozen world follows the same timeline as the movie, and the scene depicted in the game will develop without change.…
2 months ago.
New Kingdom Hearts III character artwork released alongside high-quality trailer screenshots
Square Enix has released new official artwork for Kingdom Hearts III alongside some new high quality in-game screenshots from the three new KHIII trailers unveiled these past few days at E3 2018. Below are high-quality 3D artwork of Sora, Donald and Goofy's new pirate outfits. We also get a better look at Kairi's new outfit that was displayed in full during the trailer showcased at the Sony conference. The renders for the Disney cast are equally as impressive, and look almost…
2 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts III gets a new trailer at Sony's conference; Limited Edition PS4 Pro announced
During PlayStation's E3 Media Briefing, a third E3 trailer was shown for Kingdom Hearts III. This footage shows Sora and company in a new Pirates of the Caribbean world, alongside more familiar faces from previous games in the series. There's a bit of combat out on the open sea, and we also see the return of Shotlock from Birth By Sleep. Find the trailer below: You can find today's earlier trailer and Special Edition details here. A teaser was also shown for a…
2 months ago.
Square Enix reveals Deluxe Editions for Kingdom Hearts III
Square Enix has revealed two non-standard edition products for Kingdom Hearts III -- a deluxe edition with a steelbook, concept art, and a collectible pin as well as a version with three Bring Arts figures of Sora, Donald, and Goofy as they appear in the Toy Box world. Deluxe Edition ($79.99 USD) • Exclusive steelbook packaging • Mini art book with concept artwork by Tetsuya Nomura • Collectible KINGDOM HEARTS III pin Deluxe Edition + Bring Arts Figures ($229.99 USD) • The KINGDOM HEARTS III Deluxe…
2 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts III Square Enix E3 2018 Showcase trailer reveals Ratatouille, more story beats
In Square Enix's E3 2018 Showcase trailer for Kingdom Hearts III, we get an extended version of the Frozen trailer -- but this time we get a few more story beats including the Twilight Town gang, Braig, Lea, and Kairi. Also revealed is the inclusion of Disney's Ratatouille (2007) where Sora is seen cooking with Remy. Kingdom Hearts III releases on January 29th, 2019 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.…
2 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts III debuts new trailer featuring Frozen at Xbox's E3 briefing
At Microsoft's Xbox E3 2018 Breifing, a new trailer for Kingdom Hearts III was shown, showcasing a new world based on the Disney movie "Frozen." In addition to new gameplay scenes, we get more snippets from the unfolding story. Kingdom Hearts III will release on January 29th, 2019 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gPtU_-N6dMg…
2 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts III will release on January 29, 2019
Kingdom Hearts series director Tetsuya Nomura took to the stage at a special orchestra concert in Los Angeles this evening to share a special trailer with the audience. In it, we learn that Kingdom Hearts III will release on January 29th, 2019 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in North America. Nomura commented that the date was a bit later than expected, and apologized, but said there'll be a few new trailers to show off at this year's E3. Reports are…
2 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts Union χ[Cross] introduces a new Player VS Player mode in latest update
The latest update(v2.6.0) for the popular mobile title Kingdom Hearts Union χ introduced a bundle of new updates, including the series’ first-ever Player VS Player battle mode; adding a new way for players worldwide to play with friends, win rewards and compete for a spot on the leaderboards. The PVP mode for Union χ features asynchronous battles; where players face off against other players utilizing multiple Keyblades. A match is divided into two or three rounds and each player takes a…
3 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts III Premium Showcase previews, gameplay footage and screenshots; full release date to be revealed in early June
A handful of outlets has shared a host of in-game screenshots and gameplay footage as well their own previews for Kingdom Hearts III following a Premium Showcase event inviting members of press and fans for an early hands-on playthrough of the upcoming RPG. Here's a list of several outlets that have covered the game: 4Gamer.net (Japanese) Dengeki Online (Japanese) Eurogamer Famitsu (Japanese) Game Informer Gamer.ne.jp (Japanese) Gamespot Game Watch (Japanese) IGN IGN Japan (Japanese) KH13 KHInsider Kotaku PlayStation Blog PlayStation Blog Japan (Japanese) Polygon RPGSite ShackNews VentureBeat USGamer VG247 Kingdom Hearts III is set to release in 2018 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox…
4 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts III trailer shows off classic LCD mini-games
At a Kingdom Hearts Union X fan gathering called Dandelion Meeting, Square Enix debuted a new trailer for Kingdom Hearts III. This trailer features classic LCD screen mini-games with Sora, Mickey, and other Disney characters. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nMpo7cuftKI Also revealed at the Dandelion meeting is a contest to get your name in Kingdom Hearts III participating in a special mission in Kingdom Hearts Union X. Kingdom Hearts III is currently scheduled for a 2018 release on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.…
6 months ago.
New Kingdom Hearts III screenshots and artwork detail Pixar worlds, character renders
Following up on news over the weekend that Kingdom Hearts III would see the expansion of its Disney worlds with the arrival of Monster's Inc., Square Enix today provided a further look at the upcoming title with new screenshots and render artwork. Cutscenes & Gameplay CG Renders Screenshots feature new cutscenes and gameplay from the Toy Story-inspired world, Keyblade transformations, a link system featuring Ariel (The Little Mermaid), and the return of Dream Eater Meow Wow as well as the return of series…
6 months ago.
Final Fantasy Record Keeper's next collaboration event is with Kingdom Hearts Union χ[Cross]
Square Enix has released a new trailer for Final Fantasy Record Keeper, featuring its next collaboration event with Kingdom Hearts Union χ. Known as the "Gummi Ship Campaign", the event adds Sora and Riku as new playable characters to Record Keeper. In addition, FFRK players will be able to take part in all new battles against iconic Kingdom Hearts enemies during the campaign. According to the company, depending on the total number of players for each of the two games, the games'…
6 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts III reveals Monsters Inc. World and Hikaru Utada theme song
During the D23 Expo event in Japan, Square Enix revealed quite a bit of news regarding their highly anticipated action role-playing game; Kingdom Hearts III. First off, Square Enix has shared a meaty trailer for the game, showcasing Monsters Inc. as the new world set to appear and revealing new monster costumes for Sora, Donald and Goofy. While no full release date was revealed, the company reassures the game is still slated for a 2018 release. View the trailer down below: Alongside this…
6 months ago.
Tetsuya Nomura scheduled to appear at a Kingdom Hearts Union χ[Cross] fan event in California
Beginning at 12:00pm PST on Tuesday, January 30th, fans of the Kingdom Hearts series can register to attend the first-ever US community event for the popular mobile title Kingdom Hearts Union χ. The celebration is scheduled to take place on April 15th, 2018, at the House of Blues Anaheim in California. Attendees will be able to participate in various activities and try new in-game experiences that celebrate the world of Kingdom Hearts Union χ. Additionally, franchise director Tetsuya Nomura and the…
8 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts celebrates the 89th birthday of Mickey Mouse with a Union Cross event
Square Enix and Disney celebrate the 89th birthday of Mickey Mouse by bringing a limited time event to the popular mobile game KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ. The game now features several in-game promotions centered around Disney's beloved mouse; these promotions include multiple Mickey and Minnie Mouse themed avatar outfits, a Zero AP Campaign, a free medal and a special app icon. Starting from November 16 and lasting until November 27, players will have a second chance to access several Mickey and Minnie…