Kingdom Hearts
2 weeks ago.
Kingdom Hearts Union χ[Cross] now available in the West
Kingdom Hearts Union χ, the expansion update to Kingdom Hearts Unchained χ, is now available to download worldwide for iOS and Android mobile devices, Square Enix has announced. The free update comes with the newly “Union Cross” multiplayer mode which allows players to create teams of six from their party members or through a matchmaking feature to fight hordes of Heartless enemies and powerful bosses. Players can also take on quests of increasing difficulty as well as unique new missions. To…
4 weeks ago.
Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX "Familiar Faces and Places" trailer
Prepare to take a dip in the pool of nostalgia as Square Enix released the final trailer for Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX due out for PlayStation 4 on March 28 in North America and March 31 in Europe. Performing at 1080p in 60 frames per second, the massive compilation includes all remastered Kingdom Hearts titles previously released for the PlayStation 3. Feast it all below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zrvlemOUHUg…
1 month ago.
Prepare to "Fight the Darkness" with this Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX trailer
With just days to go until its release, Square Enix has gone live with a new trailer for Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX. Performing at 1080p in 60 frames per second, this massive compilation includes all remastered Kingdom Hearts titles previously released for the PlayStation 3. Check it out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WoTFkF88rKs Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX will launch for PlayStation 4 on March 28 in North America and March 31 in Europe.…
1 month ago.
Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5+2.5 ReMIX patched following various issues
Square Enix has issued a patch update for Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5+2.5 ReMIX following reports problems plaguing the Japanese launch. According to the change log, the new patch addresses gauge fluctuation and damage generation in Kingdom Hearts II to accommodate 60 frames per second. Various other bugs have also been fixed in this update. Performing at 1080p in 60 frames per second, this massive compilation includes all remastered Kingdom Hearts titles previously released for the PlayStation 3. The game will launch March…
1 month ago.
Kingdom Hearts Union χ[Cross] is coming West too
Following up on today's announcement for Japan, Square Enix has confirmed a Western release for Kingdom Hearts Union χ. Promoted as the relaunch of mobile title Kingdom Hearts Unchained χ, fans can download this free update beginning next month - adding the new "Union Cross" multiplayer mode and more avatar customization options. With Kingdom Hearts Union χ, players can create teams of six from their party members or through a matchmaking feature to fight hordes of Heartless enemies and powerful bosses.…
1 month ago.
Kingdom Hearts: Union χ version update announced for Kingdom Hearts: Unchained χ
Square Enix has announced a new version update for Kingdom Hearts: Unchained χ set to launch in Japan in late March. Titled Kingdom Hearts: Union χ, the update comes with a "Union Cross" game mode where up to six players must cooperate with each other to combat against forceful enemies in multiplayer quests with the addition of new story chapters and an origin story campaign described as a "must play" for all fans of the Kingdom Hearts franchise. If you're thinking to…
1 month ago.
Square Enix opens Kingdom Hearts Memorial Music Box website
Square Enix has opened a new website celebrating the 15th anniversary of Kingdom Hearts series - Kingdom Hearts Memorial Box. As the title suggests, the website allows fans to select from several songs including “Sora,” “Riku,” “Kairi I,” “Roxas,” “Aqua,” “The 13th Struggle,” “Blast Away! Gummi Ship I,” and “Tension Rising” as Sora wanders through various scenes from the games. Along with this, Square Enix is giving away 15 original paper music boxes featuring the key song "Dearly Beloved." Those interested…
1 month ago.
Tetsuya Nomura shares more on Final Fantasy VII Remake and Kingdom Hearts III
Famitsu has published a short, but informative interview with director Tetsuya Nomura, the man leading Kingdom Hearts III and Final Fantasy VII Remake, who recently provided some context about the new screenshots revealed at the MAGIC 2017 event in Monaco last month. Read it all below: For Kingdom Hearts III, you showed a battle scene in the city of Thebes in Olympus. A huge Heartless was your opponent, but is that a boss battle? Nomura: “It’s a battle scene against the Rock Troll.…
1 month ago.
More Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 HD ReMIX PS4 footage
Square Enix has shared another two-minute look at Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX, due out in Japan for PlayStation 4 on March 9. This time we're given a look at Kingdom Hearts II Final Mix and Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep Final Mix running at a full 1080p resolution and 60 frames per second. Today's video serves as a followup to yesterday's clip which showcased bits of action and summoning from Kingdom Hearts Final Mix and Kingdom Hearts Re:…
1 month ago.
Witness Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX in glorious 60FPS
Square Enix has put up a two minute video of Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX showcasing bits of action and summoning from Kingdom Hearts Final Mix and Kingdom Hearts Re: Chain of Memories. Performing at 1080p in 60 frames per second, this impressively sized compilation includes all remastered Kingdom Hearts titles previously released for the PlayStation 3. The collection is due to release for PlayStation 4 on March 9 in Japan, March 28 in North America and March 31…
2 months ago.
Pre-order the digital version of Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5+2.5 ReMIX, get a bonus PS4 theme
Square Enix and Sony Interactive Entertainment American have opened digital pre-orders for Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5+2.5 ReMIX, due out for PlayStation 4 on March 28. Those who pick up the game from the PlayStation Store can download an exclusive stained glass PS4 theme after checkout. Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5+2.5 ReMIX includes the following major Kingdom Hearts titles on a single disc: Kingdom Hearts Final Mix Kingdom Hearts Re:Chain of Memories Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days (Movie) Kingdom Hearts II Final Mix Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep Final…
2 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts III and Final Fantasy VII Remake get new screenshots
To our complete surprise, director Tetsuya Nomura has unveiled never before seen screenshots of Kingdom Hearts III and Final Fantasy VII Remake at the Monaco Anime Game International Conferences 2017 event. Feast your eyes on the shots as well as Nomura's descriptions of them below: Kingdom Hearts III “This is the first time we've shown this screenshot of Kingdom Hearts III,” director Tetsuya Nomura said to an audience at the event (via Gameblog.fr). “It’s happening in Thebes and they are fighting a new…
2 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5+2.5 ReMIX title screen revealed
PlayStation Japan and Square Enix have revealed a set of new screenshots featuring Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5+2.5 ReMIX. Due out for PlayStation 4, these images reveal the collection's title screen as well as various scenes from the six bundled games. Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5+2.5 ReMIX includes the following major Kingdom Hearts titles on a single disc: Kingdom Hearts Final Mix Kingdom Hearts Re:Chain of Memories Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days (Movie) Kingdom Hearts II Final Mix Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep Final Mix Kingdom Hearts Re:coded (Movie) Fans can…
2 months ago.
Top Worlds We Want to See in Kingdom Hearts 3 - Part One
An aspect of the Kingdom Hearts series that every fan looks forward to with each new release is the announcement of new Disney worlds to explore. Since the start of the series, Disney has become both more liberal with the usage of its properties in the series, incorporating worlds like Tron and Mickey, Donald, and Goofy: The Three Musketeers, as well as have acquired new properties that could potentially be explored, such as Pixar, Marvel, and LucasFilms. Up until now several…
2 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX PS4 Limited Edition announced
Square Enix has revealed a Limited Edition bundle for the upcoming release of Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX on PlayStation 4. Due out on March 28, fans can grab this version of the game exclusively through Square Enix's online store. Priced at $49.99, the Limited Edition comes packed with six games on one disc and a collectable pin featuring Sora. Additionally, those on PS4 Pro can experience each title at 4K resolution and 60 frames per second. Square Enix has…
2 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts III screenshot celebrates Final Fantasy VII's 20th anniversary
It seems everyone is joining in on today's festivities, what with Final Fantasy VII celebrating 20 years since it launched in Japan. Over on the official Kingdom Hearts Twitter account, fans were treated to a new screenshot from Kingdom Hearts III - recreating the iconic key artwork from so long ago. The pose is a clear reference to this image, which was used as the cover art on the North American version of FFVII. This new screenshot sits alongside a proper reveal…
2 months ago.
"15th Anniversary Box" included with Square Enix e-Store purchases of Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX
Those who purchase Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX through the Square Enix e-Store will receive a complimentary "KINGDOM HEARTS 15th Anniversary Box" which acts as a container to store the discs of Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX and Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue, the company has announced. The gallery below shows off the following: The outer casing which includes a simple design layout of all the known symbols from throughout the franchise with the Kingdom Hearts…
2 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts 0.2: Birth by Sleep -A fragmentary passage- version 1.02 patch notes
An update has just been rolled out to Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue in Japan, focusing on the Aqua-themed episode Kingdom Hearts 0.2: Birth by Sleep -A fragmentary passage-. The patch includes a number of gameplay and quality of life adjustments aimed at ease of play. Controls Adjusted reflect (guard) response Adjusted cartwheel (evade) response Adjusted cancellation timing after a Barrier Cracker (counter) Adjusted MP consumption UI …
3 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 gets a launch trailer; World of Final Fantasy's Sora DLC now available
Square Enix has prepared a new launch trailer for Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue, out now in North America and Europe. Inside the first collection available for PlayStation 4 you'll find an HD version of the original 3DS title Dream Drop Distance, an HD movie featuring the story of Kingdom Hearts χ called Kingdom Hearts χ Back Cover and an all-new adventure in Kingdom Hearts 0.2: Birth by Sleep – A fragmentary passage featuring Aqua as she travels through…
3 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue Review
With the road to Kingdom Hearts III still shrouded in darkness, Square Enix has seen fit to put out another HD collection to hold fans over with Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue. A mouthful, I know, but it's the final piece of the puzzle needed before the series can continue - or so we hope. Here's what you need to know: packed inside this release is a story told in three parts. An HD remaster of the original…