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'Kingdom Hearts' Titles Coming To Nintendo Switch Via Cloud In February 2022 - Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 18, 2022 @ 12:31 a.m. PST

In the lead up to the 20th anniversary of Kingdom Hearts in 2022, Square Enix and Disney announced that 10 magical Kingdom Hearts titles will make their long-awaited debut on Nintendo Switch as three standalone cloud releases.

The streaming versions of Kingdom Hearts will be available to purchase individually and as the all-in-one Kingdom Hearts Integrum Masterpiece for Cloud collection.

The notable Kingdom Hearts franchise was first released in 2002 by SQUARE ENIX, and led by legendary game director Tetsuya Nomura, thus launching the longstanding collaboration between SQUARE ENIX and Disney. Since then, over 35 million copies have shipped worldwide. Nintendo Switch players, who have eagerly awaited the arrival of the series’ back catalog on the platform will now be able to join Sora, Donald, Goofy, and many other Disney characters on adventures through the “Dark Seeker Saga,” spanning from the original Kingdom Hearts to the critically acclaimed Kingdom Hearts III + Re Mind (DLC).

There are 10 Kingdom Hearts experiences coming to Nintendo Switch as three standalone cloud releases: Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX Cloud Version, Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue Cloud Version and Kingdom Hearts III + Re Mind (DLC) Cloud Version.

Here’s the full list of what you can play:

Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX Cloud Version

  • Kingdom Hearts FINAL MIX - The action RPG that first introduced gamers to Sora and the worlds of Kingdom Hearts. It’s been enhanced with remastered HD visuals, improved controls, a remade soundtrack and more!
  • Kingdom Hearts Re:Chain of Memories - After the dramatic events of the first game, Sora, Donald and Goofy stumble into the mysterious Castle Oblivion and an adventure that threatens one of their most precious treasures - their memories. This game augmented the original’s action RPG gameplay of the series with an innovative card battling system - it’s one of the most unique games in the series.
  • Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days (HD Remastered Cinematics) - This story centers on Roxas, a young man with a very special connection to Sora. This release features cinematics from the original game, enhanced with additional text and remastered in HD.
  • Kingdom Hearts II FINAL MIX - Sora, Donald and Goofy reunite in an epic action RPG romp that takes them into some incredibly memorable - and unexpected - Disney worlds.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep FINAL MIX - This one’s a real fan favorite. It’s a prequel that focuses on three new playable characters: Terra, Ventus, and Aqua. The story of these three friends is heartfelt, emotional and has major implications on the Kingdom Hearts saga.
  • Kingdom Hearts Re:Coded (HD Remastered Cinematics) - This story takes a virtual Sora, appropriately named Data Sora, into a digital world to find answers to a mysterious message. The collection features enhanced cinematics only.

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue Cloud Version

  • Kingdom Hearts Dream Drop Distance HD - Sora and his best friend Riku take their Mark of Mastery exams to become true keyblade wielders. It does… not go as planned.
  • Kingdom Hearts 0.2 Birth by Sleep -A fragmentary passage- - This brilliantly bite-sized action RPG puts you in the pointy shoes of Aqua, who debuted in Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep. It’s a must play because the events of the game lead directly into Kingdom Hearts III.
  • Kingdom Hearts χ Back Cover (movie) - This special movie takes you way back in the series timeline to tell the story of the Foretellers.

Kingdom Hearts III + Re Mind (DLC) Cloud Version

Sora’s battle against the forces of Darkness reaches its unforgettable climax in this beautiful adventure that takes Sora, Donald and Goofy to brand new Disney and Pixar worlds. They’ll explore a toy store with Buzz and Woody, untangle a sinister plot with Rapunzel, help Sully and Mike Wazowski show the forces of evil the door, and much more.

The Switch version also includes the Re Mind DLC as standard, giving you extra story content, new boss battles and loads of additional features as part of your purchase.

Kingdom Hearts Integrum Masterpiece for Cloud is coming to Nintendo Switch on February 10, 2022.

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