Kingdom Hearts
1 day ago.
Kingdom Hearts Unchained χ releasing on September 3rd in Japan
Square Enix has revealed today that Kingdom Hearts Unchained χ will be releasing on iOS and Android on September 3rd at 12PM JST in Japan. Kingdom Hearts Unchained χ was revealed at E3 2015 for a US release. No word if the game will come to Europe as of this moment.…
2 weeks ago.
D23 Expo Japan Kingdom Hearts Premium Theater event details
Disney has detailed what we can expect from their Kingdom Hearts Premium Theater on November 3rd. Fans can expect to see the latest gameplay footage for the series and special guests at the talk show. The first Kingdom Hearts event will be held from 13:00 to 14:30 and the second from 16:00 to 17:30 on November 3rd. The same content will be presented at both events. You'll be able to purchase a ticket for the event here once it goes up…
2 weeks ago.
Big Hero 6 comes to Kingdom Hearts III
The latest world Sora and friends will find themselves exploring in Kingdom Hearts III is that of Big Hero 6. Disney Interactive and Square Enix announced today that the recent animated feature based on the Marvel superhero comics of the same name will be appearing in the upcoming game along with Tangled, which was revealed this past E3. While we weren't able to glimpse new footage of this world quite yet, director Tetsuya Nomura has shared a piece of concept artwork…
1 month ago.
New Kingdom Hearts III news at D23 Expo in August
Disney Interactive is set to reveal some new information regarding its upcoming titles at the D23 Expo in Anaheim, California on August 14-16. Among these titles, Kingdom Hearts III will make an appearance, along with special guests and some exclusive giveaways to guests in attendance to the D23 Hall presentation. Other titles on display at this event are Star Wars Battlefront, and Disney Infinity 2.0 Edition. Fans eager for more Kingdom Hearts III news should tune in to Nova Crystallis for…
2 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts Unchained χ coming to the West, E3 2015 trailer released
Square Enix has announced at their E3 2015 press conference that Kingdom Hearts Unchained Chi will be coming to North America on iOS and Android devices. In Kingdom Heart Unchained Chi, players will uncover story elements from the earliest parts of the series’ history, as well as from the highly-anticipated, upcoming Kingdom Hearts III. For the first time in the series history, players will create their very own Keyblade wielder and adventure through Disney worlds with beautiful and stylized art, while…
2 months ago.
New Kingdom Hearts III and Kingdom Hearts Unchained X details from Square Enix Presents E3 2015
Kingdom Hearts director Tetsuya Nomura and co-director Tai Yasue sat down on Square Enix Presents today hours after the E3 press conference finished to talk more about Kingdom Hearts III and Kingdom Hearts Unchianed Chi. Thanks Gematsu for the transcript, read the full interview below. Nomura on the reaction of the Final Fantasy VII Remake announcement. Nomura: “If I can take a little bit of time to speak about this… Thank you so much. We’ve gotten such a reaction from everybody.…
2 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts 3 gets a trailer with live gameplay footage
After two years since the announcement of Kingdom Hearts III's development for both PS4 and XBox One, Square Enix have finally shared a new trailer with both a cut scene and what appears to be live gameplay. A scene between the younger selves of Masters Xehanort and Eraqus is shown, playing chess together and discussing the ancient Keyblade War. Xehanort talks about the Book of Prophecy, and the ominous words written on the last page claiming that Darkness would claim…
3 months ago.
Square Enix France is teasing something related to Kingdom Hearts
Square Enix France sure loves their social media. That much was evident last year when one of their representatives "accidentally" hinted at Final Fantasy Type-0 in the weeks heading up to E3. This time it looks like they're hyping up something related to Kingdom Hearts. For the past several days, the company's official Facebook in the region has posted a couple curious posts followed up with a Kingdom Hearts III tag. The first post features one of the renders released back…
3 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts Unchained χ teaser site, direct feed screenshots and Famitsu scans
Square Enix has officially announced the first Kingdom Hearts game on iOS and Android devices is releasing later this year called "Kingdom Hearts Unchained χ"(Chi). The mobile title port of the browser game which only released in Japan will be available as a F2P with in-game purchases. The story told is from the "oldest times" of the series and leads into Kingdom Hearts III. Players will be able to strengthen their keyblades and obtain medals by exploring throughout the various…
3 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts Unchained Key announced for Mobile devices
Kingdom Hearts Unchained χ has been announced earlier than originally planned due to Famitsu leaks. The game is set to release on iOS and Android devices sometime this year in Japan as a F2P game with in-game purchases. This is a port of the PC browser game which only released in Japan and is the first Kingdom Hearts game to arrive on Smartphones. …
3 months ago.
Square Enix Germany is teasing something related to Kingdom Hearts χ[chi]
The folks over at the official Facebook page for Square Enix Germany are doing a bit of teasing today. Observant fans over at KH13.com noted the company had posted up an image that holds some relation to the currently Japan-only browser game known as Kingdom Hearts χ. The text in German can be roughly translated to "The point of this Post ... you know just had to be said." Could Kingdom Hearts χ be coming to the west in some…
4 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts III news expected at D23 Expo in November
Fans should be set to hear more on the long-awaited Kingdom Hearts III in November, director Tetsuya Nomura confirmed in an interview in Japanese magazine Famitsu this week. The game is making an appearance at this year's D23 Expo along with some "interesting things" planned. There will be Kingdom Hearts III news, and various things, I think," Nomura told Famitsu. "Development on Kingdom Hearts III is going smoothly, but there will also be new announcements connected to it. As one of…
5 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts Fan Event scheduled for this year's D23 Expo in Japan
Disney will be back in Japan this year with their D23 Expo from November 6th through the 8th, revealed today on their official website. At the show, Disney will be holding a special Kingdom Hearts Fan Event on November 3rd at Cinema Ikspiari in Chiba. It's here we'll likely see another update on the mysterious Kingdom Hearts III, which has been promised to have at least some sort of information revealed about it this year. At 2013's Expo, Disney and…
7 months ago.
Final Fantasy XII, Kingdom Hearts voice actor Chikao Ohtsuka passes away
Storied voice actor Chikao Ohtsuka passed away on Thursday at the age of 85 due complications with Ischemic Heart Disorder, Aoni Production confirmed today. Ohtsuka - father of Akio Ohtsuka (Metal Gear Solid, Final Fantasy XII, Final Fantasy XIV) - is known for a number of anime roles as well as his work as Cid in Final Fantasy XII and Master Xehanort in Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep. He also played played Maxwell in Tales of Xillia, Eggman in the…
9 months ago.
New Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX WORLDS CONNECT trailers
In anticipation of next week's release of Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX, Square Enix has revealed two new trailers where worlds collide when Disney and Square Enix characters face off. Follow Sora and watch as hundreds of your favorite Disney personalities connect with the most popular Final Fantasy characters in Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX. The trailers showcase what fans have always loves about the series, as they re-visit nostalgic Disney worlds and characters while cameos from various Final Fantasy cast…
9 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX Collector’s Edition announced
Square Enix has announced a Collector's Edition for Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX. The long awaited sequel in the Kingdom Hearts HD ReMIX series releases next month, and those of you lucky enough to get your hands on the Collector's Edition will get both games from the series bundled in the package. Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX Collector's Edition launches on December 2nd and is available exclusively through the Square Enix Online Store. Collector's Edition Contents Here's a detailed list of all the…
10 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX "Introducing the Magic" trailer re-lives the origins of the series
Heading up to New York Comic Con this week, Square Enix has released a new trailer for Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX showing off the origins of the series. As the direct sequel to Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX, which saw its release last year, this latest trailer highlights scenarios and gameplay footage from Kingdom Hearts II Final Mix, Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep Final Mix and HD cinematics from Kingdom Hearts Re:coded. Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX is due…
10 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts III is being developed on Unreal Engine 4
Kingdom Hearts III will not be using Square Enix's Luminous Engine as previously announced. Instead, development continues now on Epic's Unreal Engine 4 director Nomura confirmed to Famitsu. In the full interview, which largely focused on Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX, Nomura said that development on Kingdom Hearts III was moving along as planned based on their schedule, however, the game has switched over to Unreal Engine 4 for various reasons unknown. Because of the switch from Luminous to Unreal,…
11 months ago.
A bunch of Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX screenshots, in actual HD
Square Enix has released new screenshots for Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX, the upcoming PlayStation 3 HD remaster collection including Kingdom Hearts II, Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep, and cutscenes from Kingdom Hearts re:coded, originally on PS2, PSP, and NDS respectively. These images focus on all three packaged titles, and show off upgraded models and textures to be used in the game - (finally) in a resolution they were meant to be seen. Check out the screens in the gallery…
11 months ago.
Nomura is harnessing his burning anger into Kingdom Hearts III
Tetsuya Nomura has a message for fans who pick up a copy of the Kingdom Hearts Memorial Ultimania, which saw its release in Japan today. The message, which has been translated here in English, paints perhaps a troubling picture of the director, who likely did not leave his position on Final Fantasy XV on the best of terms. Based on his comments, it can also be assumed that Kingdom Hearts III won't be the last title in the series. "If I…