Kingdom Hearts III Gets New Screenshots; PS4 Exclusive Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 Remix Announced

on October 27, 2016 10:55 AM

Today, during a stage presentation at Paris Games Week, Square Enix showcased two new screenshots of  the upcoming Kingdom Hearts III, on top of promising that new information will come after the release of Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue.

The screenshots showcases a new Drive Form named Guard Form, transformed from the Keyblade of Herc’s Shield, and apparently there is a caveat.

On top of that, the publisher announced Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 remix, that will be released for PS4 next year. To be more precise, it will launch in Japan on March 9th, in North America on March 28th and in Europe on March 31st. It will run at 60 FPS on Sony’s console.

Below you can read an official description from the accompanying press release, including the contents of the package:

The compilation packs six beloved KINGDOM HEARTS adventures on one disc, paving the way for fans to experience the journey leading up to the release of KINGDOM HEARTS III.

The full list of titles included in KINGDOM HEARTS HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX follows below:

KINGDOM HEARTS HD 1.5 ReMix

  • KINGDOM HEARTS FINAL MIX
  • KINGDOM HEARTS Re:Chain of Memories
  • KINGDOM HEARTS 358/2 Days (HD remastered cinematics)

KINGDOM HEARTS HD 2.5 ReMIX

  • KINGDOM HEARTS II FINAL MIX
  • KINGDOM HEARTS Birth by Sleep FINAL MIX
  • KINGDOM HEARTS Re:coded

You can see the announcement trailer featuring music from singer and songwriter Hikaru Utada and a few screenshots just below.

 /  Executive News Editor
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