Kingdom Hearts Series News


Shacknews Remembers Leonard Nimoy in Video Games

By Shack Staff, Mar 02, 2015 1:45pm PST

A memorial to Leonard Nimoy, who has boldly gone to the final frontier. 


Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix trailer accompanies director Q&A

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 03, 2014 12:00pm PST

The launch trailer for Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix debuted to a closed crowd on Monday, along with a Q&A with series director Tetsuya Nomura. (And yes, there are a few new details for Kingdom Hearts 3.)


"Yeah, the key really is to just find some sucker to play the intro sequence for you. I forgot ..."

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Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 and 2.5 Remix could come to PS4 and Xbox One

By Daniel Perez, Dec 02, 2014 8:00am PST

The co-director of Kingdom Hearts 3 has made some interesting comments regarding the release of HD 1.5 and HD 2.5 Remix on current-gen consoles.


Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix impressions: from the vault

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 01, 2014 6:00am PST

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix is out tomorrow. Are these games just as we remember them?


"I'm having the 2.5 HD remix delivered to me tomorrow. In review of the 1.5 HD remix, KH1 was ..."

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Shack Snack: November 5, 2014

By Daniel Perez, Nov 05, 2014 4:30pm PST

Uh oh! Guess what day it is? Guess what day it is? It's Shack Snack Hump Day! Whoot whoot!


Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX Collector's Edition includes 1.5 ReMIX and more

By Daniel Perez, Nov 05, 2014 10:00am PST

Square Enix has announced the collector's edition for Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX will include 1.5 ReMIX and additional extras for just $99.


"I need to play it in the first place. I missed the boat a loooong time ago, so I am seriously ..."

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Kingdom Hearts 3 being developed with Unreal Engine 4

By Daniel Perez, Oct 07, 2014 8:20am PDT

Kingdom Hearts is going to get a serious graphical boost now that it's being developed using Unreal Engine 4.


"Daniel Perez posted a new article, Kingdom Hearts III being developed with Unreal Engine 4"

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Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 trailer outlines new bosses, cutscenes, and more

By Steve Watts, Aug 28, 2014 7:30am PDT

A new trailer for Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMix shows that it's more than just a compilation of some old games: it's adding cutscenes, weapons, and bosses.


"My money is on Square one of the 2 Square games. They're the only one's we've seen anything on. ..."

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Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix 'Limited Edition' announced

By Steve Watts, Jul 24, 2014 9:05am PDT

You can pre-order the HD rerelease to get a special Disney pin. 


Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix trailer shows new HD hotness

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 02, 2014 11:26am PDT

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix will offer some shiny new graphics to the original PS2/PSP games and a new trailer shows an active comparison between the newer HD and older SD versions.


"It makes sense if you take the story into account. In this level you are trying to help out the ..."

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Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix unlocks a December 2 release date

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 05, 2014 9:15pm PDT

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix is set to arrive this year, as promised, setting a December 2 release date. The trailer also reveals that Kingdom Hearts III is "Now in Development," reminding us that Square Enix is utterly, utterly cruel.


"I watched part of a story summary video and it's like a parody of a jrpg"

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Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix trailer shows off revamped visuals

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 23, 2013 9:00pm PST

A new trailer from Japan's Jump Festa shows off how the HD remix is faring. Unsurprisingly, it looks much like the 1.5 collection, with puffy pants and giant zippers never looking better.


"Every version of Kingdom Hearts has sold significantly less than the first game, yet it seems ..."

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Kingdom Hearts 3 trailer shows off new abilities and enemies

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 14, 2013 11:00pm PDT

It still sounds like a dream. After years of portable spin-offs, Kingdom Hearts 3 is finally a real game. To prove that it's more than just an...


"Im excited too, MercFox1, but I don't trust Squeeeenix to pull some bullshit and hold this title ..."

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Unboxing the Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix Limited Edition

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 09, 2013 1:30pm PDT

The Kingdom Hearts 1.5 HD Remix Limited Edition is surprisingly nice.


"The first one was pretty fun and surprisingly challenging. Super awesome soundtrack. The plot is ..."

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Kingdom Hearts 3 marks the end of a 'trilogy,' but not the series

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 26, 2013 4:00pm PDT

The story that started in the first Kingdom Hearts on PS2 in 2002 will be coming to something of an end, Nomura explained. "In Kingdom Hearts 3, the battles that the characters have been fighting for the past 10 years will come to a conclusion," he promised.


"I love Kingdom Hearts and have for the past ten years, but good god does it need to die."

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