LOS ANGELES, Dec. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In time for the holidays, KINGDOM HEARTS fans can now revisit the adventures of Sora, Riku and Kairi as SQUARE ENIX® announced KINGDOM HEARTS HD 2.5 ReMIX is now available for the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system.
The game is a fully remastered HD compilation of the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system title KINGDOM HEARTS II FINAL MIX and the PlayStation®Portable system title KINGDOM HEARTS Birth by Sleep FINAL MIX. The game also features theatrical cut-scenes from the Nintendo DS™ title KINGDOM HEARTS Re:coded.
KINGDOM HEARTS 2.5 picks up where KINGDOM HEARTS HD 1.5 ReMIX left off, letting players continue their adventures with Sora, Mickey, Donald Duck, Goofy and other Disney characters. With impeccable high-definition visuals and enhanced gameplay mechanics, players will explore the origins of the hallmark series with Terra, Aqua and Ventus. Players can also venture through various Disney worlds, including Deep Space (Lilo & Stitch), 100 Acre Wood (Winnie the Pooh), Port Royal (Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl), Timeless River (Steamboat Willie) and more.
"Kingdom Hearts fans are our number one priority and their passion for the series drove us to create this unique experience," said Tetsuya Nomura, director. "KINGDOM HEARTS HD 2.5 ReMIX combines three fan-favorite titles in beautiful high-definition with amazing detail and depth, making fans feel as though they're playing their favorite games again for the first time."
"If you loved last year's Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix, you're in for even more of a treat this time around." – Game Informer (9/10, Gold Award)
Traversing through the origins of KINGDOM HEARTS, the new compilation allows players to re-experience Sora's journey from the beginning. In addition, the game features a talented all-star voice cast, including Haley Joel Osment (Sora), David Gallagher (Riku), Quinton Flynn (Axel), Leonard Nimoy (Master Xehanort) and Jesse McCartney (Roxas).
KINGDOM HEARTS 2.5 is available today for $39.99 exclusively for the PlayStation®3 system. The game is rated E (Everyone 10+). Please visit the Entertainment Software Board (ESRB) website at www.esrb.org for more information about ratings.
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