Kingdom Hearts Series News


Kingdom Hearts Unchained X releasing in the US this week

By Daniel Perez, Apr 04, 2016 1:32pm PDT

Prepare to learn the origins of Kingdom Hearts later this week.


New trailer for Kingdom Hearts 3/Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter prologue emerges for holiday

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 18, 2015 8:33pm PST

A new trailer for Kingdom Hearts 3 and Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue has emerged with new footage, story exposition, and new powers.


TGS 2015: Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue updates Dream Drop Distance and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 15, 2015 12:51am PDT

There's one more piece of the Kingdom Hearts puzzle to remaster before Kingdom Hearts 3 and it's coming next year.


"So we've got: Kingdom Hearts 1 Kingdom Hearts 1.5 Kingdom Hearts 2 Kingdom Hearts 2.5 ..."

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Kingdom Hearts 2.9 leaks; Kingdom Hearts 3 could have multiplayer

By Daniel Perez, Sep 09, 2015 8:02am PDT

According to a LinkedIn profile of a Square Enix game designer, Kingdom Hearts 2.9 is currently in development. The same profile has also taught us some new information regarding Kingdom Hearts 3, such as the possible inclusion of a multiplayer component.


Kingdom Hearts 3 will jump into 'Big Hero 6' stage

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 16, 2015 11:19am PDT

The Disney gaming presentation at this year's D23 Expo wouldn't be complete without Kingdom Hearts 3 and the third part of Square Enix's trilogy was definitely in attendance, announcing that Sora would hit the world of Big Hero 6 as part of his latest adventure.


"Wreck It Ralph. That would've been amazing. I Didn't hate Big hero 6, just didn't think it was ..."

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D23 Expo will feature Kingdom Hearts 3 announcement and Star Wars Battlefront hands-on

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 13, 2015 10:26am PDT

Those in the Southern California area in August that are looking to attend the D23 Expo in August now have even more incentive to do so, as Disney is pointing to the event as a chance to witness new reveals for Kingdom Hearts III, as well as go hands-on with Star Wars Battle...


E3 2015: Kingdom Hearts Unchained X tells its story on iPhone, Android

By Daniel Perez, Jun 16, 2015 10:42am PDT

Square Enix has unveiled Kingdom Hearts Unchained X exclusively for iPhone and Android devices.


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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