As part of the series’ 20th anniversary celebrations, Square Enix used Sunday evening presentation in Japan to release two new ones. Kingdom Hearts Games, one of them Kingdom Hearts IV.
The event, held in Tokyo, featured live music, art presentations and “stage director Tetsuya Nomura, composer Yoko Shimomura and other development members appearing on stage”. However, there was big news Kingdom Hearts IV Announcement, with another new revelation Kingdom Hearts Game, which is for mobile.
Both trailers are included in the video below, which can be seen after the short scene Kingdom Hearts Dark Road Final story update. Why three videos in one clip?
The first new game is called Kingdom Hearts Missing-Link, And its trailer runs from 1:53 to 4:05. A closed beta for iOS and Android is coming later this year, though only in “certain areas”.
The Kingdom Hearts IV The trailer begins after that, and features the expected Square Enix and Disney characters, only this time set in a beautiful, realistic world never seen before in the Kingdom Hearts series. It contains Japanese audio, but there are English verses shot in this version:
No word on platforms or release date Kingdom Hearts IV.
Here is some additional information from the press release:
In the announcement trailer, Zora successfully returns with an updated look at the beginning of an epic new storyline titled “The Lost Master Arch”. Beginning with Sora confronting the boss battle against a giant enemy, the soldiers are introduced to the Quartet, a large, expansive city set in a beautiful, realistic world never seen before in the Kingdom Hearts series. In addition to the first appearance of Strelitzia, a mysterious new character who appears before Sora in this strange new setting, fans will be excited to see the arrival of Zora’s well-known comrades Donald & Goofy.
Fans can look forward to the new game KINGDOM HEARTS Missing-Link for iOS and Android devices, which allows players to embark on real-world adventures from the Scala ad Caelum area. Players can engage in exciting battles against the heartless and discover new, original story. A closed beta test is scheduled for 2022 *.
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