LOS ANGELES, March 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — SQUARE ENIX® and Disney are celebrating 15 years of magical KINGDOM HEARTS adventures with today’s release of KINGDOM HEARTS HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX. The new HD collection is the first time six chapters from the beloved series will be available for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system.
In KINGDOM HEARTS HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX, fans will join Sora, Donald, Goofy and other familiar Disney characters as they voyage through Disney worlds to stop the Heartless invasion and save the KINGDOM HEARTS universe from darkness. Keyblade wielders will befriend and enlist beloved Disney and FINAL FANTASY® characters to help light overcome the darkness.
A new trailer showcasing the timeless characters, unforgettable villains and the colorful Disney worlds was released today. The “Familiar Faces and Places” trailer is available on YouTube: https://youtu.be/zrvlemOUHUg.
The compilation includes the following games:
- KINGDOM HEARTS FINAL MIX
- KINGDOM HEARTS Re: Chain of Memories
- KINGDOM HEARTS 358/2 Days (HD Remastered cinematics)
- KINGDOM HEARTS II FINAL MIX
- KINGDOM HEARTS Birth by Sleep Final MIX
- KINGDOM HEARTS Re:coded (HD Remastered cinematics)
As a refresher, a new story focused trailer was also released, where fans new and old can follow the adventure of Sora as he battles darkness with the power of friendship. The “Fight the Darkness” trailer is available on YouTube: https://youtu.be/iFOnGbNHlrQ.
Fans can prepare for the highly anticipated release of KINGDOM HEARTS III by experiencing the entire series with KINGDOM HEARTS HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX and the recently released KINGDOM HEARTS HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue on the PlayStation®4 system. Fans can also uncover the mysteries on how the series began with the upcoming release of KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ [Cross] for iOS and Android devices. KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ [Cross] is the relaunch of the critically acclaimed mobile RPG formerly known as KINGDOM HEARTS Unchained χ.
KINGDOM HEARTS HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX is now available for the PlayStation®4 system for $49.99 and has been rated E10+ (Everyone 10+). Please visit the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) website at www.esrb.org for more information about ratings.
About the KINGDOM HEARTS Series
KINGDOM HEARTS is a series of role-playing games created through the collaboration of Disney Interactive and Square Enix. Since the first KINGDOM HEARTS was released in March 2002 for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, the series has expanded with several additional entries. The series will be celebrating its 15th anniversary in March 2017, and has shipped over 22 million units worldwide.
About Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media
Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media (DCPI) is the business segment of The Walt Disney Company that brings our Company’s stories and characters to life through innovative and engaging physical products and digital experiences across more than 100 categories, from toys and t-shirts, to apps, books and console games. DCPI comprises two main lines of business: Disney Consumer Products (DCP), and Disney Interactive (DI). The combined segment is home to world class teams of app and game developers, licensing and retail experts, a leading retail business (Disney Store), artists and storytellers, and technologists who inspire imaginations around the world.
About Square Enix, Inc.
Square Enix, Inc. develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX®, EIDOS® and TAITO® branded entertainment content throughout the Americas as part of the Square Enix group of companies. Square Enix, Inc. is affiliated with a global network of leading development studios such as IO Interactive™, Crystal Dynamics® and Eidos Montréal. The Square Enix group of companies boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 130 million units worldwide; DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 70 million units worldwide; TOMB RAIDER®, which has sold over 58 million units worldwide; and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®. Square Enix, Inc. is a U.S.-based, wholly owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.
More information on Square Enix, Inc. can be found at http://na.square-enix.com/.
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