Publisher and developer of Square Enix in publishing at home on the official site announced the imminent expansion of the platform geography of its series of Japanese RPGs Kingdom Hearts.
As it became known, 10 projects within the Kingdom Hearts franchise will appear on Nintendo Switch in the format of three cloud releases:
- Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 Remix;
- Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue;
- Kingdom Hearts III with Re: Mind expansion.
These projects will be available for purchase as part of the Kingdom Hearts Integrum Masterpiece edition, or separately. The cost and timing of the release of games on Nintendo Switch have not been disclosed.
This announcement was timed to coincide with the beginning of the celebration of the 20th anniversary of the release of the original Kingdom Hearts. Square Enix also confirmed plans for some kind of anniversary event, but did not provide details.
Games in the Kingdom Hearts series tell the story of Sora and his friends who, during their adventures, find themselves in various worlds of Disney and Pixar (Toy Stories, The Lion King, and so on). The first part came out in 2002.