Square Enix Announces KINGDOM HEARTS HD 1.5 ReMIX Is Now Available For The
PlayStation 3 System
Discover the Origins of KINGDOM HEARTS in Stunning High-Definition
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 10, 2013
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Square Enix, Inc., the publisher
of SQUARE ENIX® interactive entertainment products in the Americas, today
announced that its award-winning title KINGDOM HEARTS HD 1.5 ReMIX is now
available in stores exclusively for the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment
In KINGDOMHEARTSHD1.5ReMIX, players will be able to indulge in the
celebrated KINGDOM HEARTS universe once again with Sora, Riku and the timeless
cast of Disney characters, including Mickey, Donald and Goofy. The game marks
the first time a KINGDOM HEARTS title has made its way onto the PlayStation®3
The fully remastered HD compilation includes the critically
acclaimedKINGDOMHEARTSFINAL MIX, previously exclusive to the Japanese
market, and KINGDOMHEARTSRe:Chain of Memories. The compilation will also
feature HDcinematic story videos fromKINGDOMHEARTS358/2 Days, enhanced
gameplay mechanics and PlayStation®3 system trophies.
"The first KINGDOM HEARTS game was released more than 10 years ago, and
following that, my only regret was never releasing KINGDOM HEARTS FINAL MIX
overseas," said Tetsuya Nomura, director of the KINGDOM HEARTS franchise at
SQUARE ENIX. "With the release of KINGDOMHEARTSHD1.5ReMIX, fans everywhere
now have the chance to play the game in a brand-new high-definition format –
and with that, I'm very pleased."
"With a crossover combo of classic Disney and cutesy Final Fantasy characters,
this collection couldn't be more endearing." -@Gamer Magazine, September 2013
oPackaged Deal – One disc provides gamers with three titles: KINGDOM HEARTS
FINAL MIX, KINGDOM HEARTS Re:Chain of Memories and HD remastered
cinematics from KINGDOM HEARTS 358/2 Days.
oGraphics – The character models and facial features have been updated, and
the background textures have been completely overhauled; this is the most
gorgeous KINGDOM HEARTS game to date.
oImproved Controls – Revamped camera controls and commands create a more
seamless gameplay experience.
oAdventure through Beloved Disney Worlds – Worlds include Agrabah
(Aladdin), Atlantica (The Little Mermaid), Halloween Town (The Nightmare
Before Christmas), Monstro (Pinnochio), Never Land (Peter Pan), Olympus
Coliseum (Hercules), 100 Acre Wood (Winnie the Pooh), and Wonderland
(Alice in Wonderland).
oNew Content – KINGDOM HEARTS FINAL MIX includes new weapons, items,
Heartless enemies, abilities, synthesis recipes and Gummi ship missions
oAll-star voice cast – The talented roster includes Haley Joel Osment
(Sora), Hayden Panettiere (Kairi), David Gallagher (Riku), Mandy Moore
(Aerith) and Jesse McCartney (Roxas).
The new launch trailer can be viewed on YouTube. The trailer and new
screenshots can be downloaded through the press site.
Official Facebook® Page: http://www.facebook.com/kingdomhearts
Official Twitter®: @KINGDOMHEARTS
KINGDOMHEARTSHD1.5ReMIX is available today for $39.99 and is rated E10+
(Everyone 10 and older). 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 six subsequent entries. The series
celebrated its 10^th anniversary in March 2012, and has shipped over 19
million units worldwide.
About Disney Interactive
Disney Interactive, one of the world's largest creators of high-quality
interactive entertainment across all platforms, is the part of The Walt Disney
Company responsible for the global creation and delivery of interactive
entertainment, multi-platform video games, and family-focused content across
all current and emerging digital media platforms. Disney Interactive produces
and distributes a broad portfolio of content from Disney Interactive Games and
Disney Interactive Media. Products and content released and operated by
Disney Interactive include blockbuster mobile, social and console games,
online virtual worlds, #1 kid's entertainment destination Disney.com and the
#1 Family/Parenting portfolio on the Web.
Disney Interactive is the interactive entertainment part of The Walt Disney
Company (NYSE: DIS).
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. The Square Enix Group operates a global network
of leading development studios and boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual
property, including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 100 million units
worldwide; DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 62 million units worldwide; TOMB
RAIDER®, which has sold over 35 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.
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