Casting Call for European Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX video
Square Enix has decided to let Kingdom Hearts fans in Europe have a chance to feature in a video to promote Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX. All you have to do is simply tell them what you love about the franchise.If selected you will be part of “an amazing, one of a kind Kingdom Hearts and Disney experience,” with all travel and accommodation expenses paid for. To qualify, you need to be available on the evening of the 22nd of October and for a full day on the 23rd and 24th of October 2014, you need to be over the age of 18 and have a valid passport.To find out how to participate, you can find all the details on their blog post for the event. You need to be quick; it ends 09:00 BST on the 21st of October 2014!

Casting Call for European Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX video

Square Enix has decided to let Kingdom Hearts fans in Europe have a chance to feature in a video to promote Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX. All you have to do is simply tell them what you love about the franchise.

If selected you will be part of “an amazing, one of a kind Kingdom Hearts and Disney experience,” with all travel and accommodation expenses paid for. To qualify, you need to be available on the evening of the 22nd of October and for a full day on the 23rd and 24th of October 2014, you need to be over the age of 18 and have a valid passport.

To find out how to participate, you can find all the details on their blog post for the event. You need to be quick; it ends 09:00 BST on the 21st of October 2014!

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX playable at Paris Games Week 2014
Square Enix have announced that Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX, the HD collection of Kingdom Hearts II Final Mix, Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep Final Mix and Kingdom Hearts Re:coded HD Cinematic Story Videos for the PlayStation 3 will be playable at Paris Games Week 2014. Paris Games Week 2014 takes place between October 29 and November 2, 2014. It will be held at the Parc des expositions de la porte de Versailles in Paris, France.It is likely the playable demo will be the same one from other events in Europe, North America and Australia including E3 2014 and New York Comic Con 2014 but there is a chance it will be like Tokyo Game Show 2014’s with the final release of the HD collection playable with various save files. It remains to be seen if there will be a new trailer for this event but if there is we’ll let you know.Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX releases in North America on December 2, 2014, December 4, 2014 in Australia and December 5, 2014 in Europe exclusively on the PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system.

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX playable at Paris Games Week 2014

Square Enix have announced that Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX, the HD collection of Kingdom Hearts II Final MixKingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep Final Mix and Kingdom Hearts Re:coded HD Cinematic Story Videos for the PlayStation 3 will be playable at Paris Games Week 2014. Paris Games Week 2014 takes place between October 29 and November 2, 2014. It will be held at the Parc des expositions de la porte de Versailles in Paris, France.

It is likely the playable demo will be the same one from other events in Europe, North America and Australia including E3 2014 and New York Comic Con 2014 but there is a chance it will be like Tokyo Game Show 2014’s with the final release of the HD collection playable with various save files. It remains to be seen if there will be a new trailer for this event but if there is we’ll let you know.

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX releases in North America on December 2, 2014, December 4, 2014 in Australia and December 5, 2014 in Europe exclusively on the PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system.

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Possible Worlds of KH3 - The Emperor’s New Groove

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While it’s true that Atlantis: The Lost Empire is an amazing film about a famous legend filled with deep characters, it’s a little more on the serious side. Sometimes what you need is a good old laugh, and the perfect movie to provide many laughs is The Emperor’s New Groove. That’s not the only thing it’s perfect for – seeing as, if it was, I wouldn’t be writing about it - it’s also perfect for being a world in Kingdom Hearts III!

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Here are the unlockable PlayStation 3 themes in Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX

Just like in Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX, upon completion of a title in Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX you unlock a custom PlayStation 3 theme. Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX contains Kingdom Hearts II Final Mix, Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep Final Mix and Kingdom Hearts Re:coded. In order to unlock Kingdom Hearts II Final Mix's you must simply complete the game. For Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep Final Mix, you must complete the Final Episode. And lastly for Kingdom Hearts Re:coded you must complete the title 100% by watching all of the Cinematic Story Videos and viewing the Character Profiles. Their custom themes can be viewed below thanks to Everglow.

October 16, 2014 maintenance report for Kingdom Hearts χ now available
The October 16th maintenance for Kingdom Hearts χ has just finished, bringing new cards, missions and a Halloween event. A new premium assist box has appeared, along with new cards featuring Zero from The Nightmare Before Christmas. The Halloween event contains cards and avatars of Sora and Kairi in Halloween costumes based off Sora’s Halloween Town outfit, along with a few other collectibles as rewards. An SR+ Sora and Jack card can be obtained as a LUX reward for ranking anywhere above 6,000 in the LUX event!

October 16, 2014 maintenance report for Kingdom Hearts χ now available

The October 16th maintenance for Kingdom Hearts χ has just finished, bringing new cards, missions and a Halloween event. A new premium assist box has appeared, along with new cards featuring Zero from The Nightmare Before Christmas. The Halloween event contains cards and avatars of Sora and Kairi in Halloween costumes based off Sora’s Halloween Town outfit, along with a few other collectibles as rewards. An SR+ Sora and Jack card can be obtained as a LUX reward for ranking anywhere above 6,000 in the LUX event!

Kingdom Hearts II Sora and Roxas Play Arts Kai figures releasing in North America during December 2014
Square Enix have announced that the Kingdom Hearts II themed Sora and Roxas Play Arts Kai figures that were revealed at San Diego Comic-Con 2014 will be released in North America during December 2014. They will cost $89.99 US. Once the release date is announced we’ll let you know. You can view some photos of these figures here.

Kingdom Hearts II Sora and Roxas Play Arts Kai figures releasing in North America during December 2014

Square Enix have announced that the Kingdom Hearts II themed Sora and Roxas Play Arts Kai figures that were revealed at San Diego Comic-Con 2014 will be released in North America during December 2014. They will cost $89.99 US. Once the release date is announced we’ll let you know. You can view some photos of these figures here.

Nomura’s projects will occupy him until 2019, & new game projects next year (not necessarily KH-related)
In an interview at New York Comic Con 2014 the director of the Kingdom Hearts series, Tetsuya Nomura has revealed he has projects that will occupy him until 2019. He also revealed that he has new game projects that will be announced next year. Thanks go to @FFDream and @Obsqura for the tip.The projects can mean various things as Nomura recently designed Batman and Catwoman Play Arts Kai figures, equipment for the upcoming Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate video game for Nintendo 3DS and also designed his very own version of humanoid persona, Hatsune Miku.As for the game projects, Nomura is of course directing Kingdom Hearts III which is the in very early stages of development for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One by Square Enix’s Osaka team. The Osaka team also recently put out a job advertisementfor an unnamed online multiplayer game. Nomura is also of course the main character designer for many Final Fantasy games, and it is likely he will be the main character designer for the next Final Fantasy title directed by Motomu Toriyama and produced by Yoshinori Kitase after filling the role for Final Fantasy VII, Final Fantasy VIII, Final Fantasy X and Final Fantasy XIII along with their respective prequels and sequels.

Nomura’s projects will occupy him until 2019, & new game projects next year (not necessarily KH-related)

In an interview at New York Comic Con 2014 the director of the Kingdom Hearts series, Tetsuya Nomura has revealed he has projects that will occupy him until 2019. He also revealed that he has new game projects that will be announced next year. Thanks go to @FFDream and @Obsqura for the tip.

The projects can mean various things as Nomura recently designed Batman and Catwoman Play Arts Kai figures, equipment for the upcoming Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate video game for Nintendo 3DS and also designed his very own version of humanoid persona, Hatsune Miku.

As for the game projects, Nomura is of course directing Kingdom Hearts III which is the in very early stages of development for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One by Square Enix’s Osaka team. The Osaka team also recently put out a job advertisementfor an unnamed online multiplayer game. Nomura is also of course the main character designer for many Final Fantasy games, and it is likely he will be the main character designer for the next Final Fantasy title directed by Motomu Toriyama and produced by Yoshinori Kitase after filling the role for Final Fantasy VII, Final Fantasy VIIIFinal Fantasy X and Final Fantasy XIII along with their respective prequels and sequels.

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Information from the Kingdom Hearts Series Memorial Ultimania translated
The Kingdom Hearts Series Memorial Ultimania released alongside Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX in Japan on October 2 and we now have translations of some of the information inside the book. The information translated covers Keyblades, becoming a Keyblade wielder, Light World and Dark World Keyblades, the Keyblade War and more. You can read it all here thanks to CharismaticCreator.

Update 2: CharismaticCreator has posted more translations this time covering the Forces of Darkness. You can read it all here.

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Information from the Kingdom Hearts Series Memorial Ultimania translated

The Kingdom Hearts Series Memorial Ultimania released alongside Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX in Japan on October 2 and we now have translations of some of the information inside the book. The information translated covers Keyblades, becoming a Keyblade wielder, Light World and Dark World Keyblades, the Keyblade War and more. You can read it all here thanks to CharismaticCreator.

Update 2: CharismaticCreator has posted more translations this time covering the Forces of Darkness. You can read it all here.