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Square Enix Puts Out Kingdom Hearts Survey, Asks For Fan Feedback

Square Enix has released on online survey to gauge fan feedback on the popular Kingdom Hearts franchise. The survey asks what platforms gamers are playing on and which genre’s people prefer. Although Kingdom Hearts 3 isn’t coming to Wii U, it’s worth letting Square Enix know that there are Wii U owners out there that want the game. You can take part in the survey, right here.

Thanks to everyone who sent this in.

Square Enix Reveals Kingdom Hearts III For Next-Gen Consoles

Last night, during Sony’s E3 conference, Kingdom Hearts creator Tetsuya Nomura confirmed that Kingdom Hearts III is in development. Square Enix has revealed a teaser trailer for the upcoming game, which can be watched above. So far, the game has only been confirmed for release on next-generation consoles PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, but let’s hope Square Enix announces a Wii U version.

Square Enix Has No Further Plans For Kingdom Hearts 10th Anniversary

Tai Yasue, director of Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance has told Siliconera that the development team has no further plans to celebrate Kingdom Hearts 10th Anniversary. Yasue says that Kingdom Hearts: Dream Drop Distance for the Nintendo 3DS is their way of celebrating the series long history.

Do you have any other plans for the 10th anniversary?

“Not at the moment, no. Kingdom Hearts 3D is definitely our 10th anniversary title.”

Theatrhythm Kingdom Hearts & Theatrhythm Dragon Quest Inevitable

Theatrhythm Final Fantasy released today in North America. So far, the game has received overall positive reviews and the game’s producer, Ichiro Hazama, is pleased with its reception. Hazama hopes that Theatrhythm becomes a series that includes Square Enix’s other franchises, such as Dragon Quest and Kingdom Hearts. According to Hazama, “Dragon Quest has a lot of music and Kingdom Hearts would be wonderful to do if it’s possible.” Theatrythm Final Fantasy will be released in Europe on July 6th.

Kingdom Hearts 3D & TheAtRhythm Final Fantasy Demos On 3DS eShop

Nintendo 3DS owners can now download the demos for Kingdom Hearts: Dream Drop Distance and TheAtRhythm Final Fantasy from the Nintendo 3DS eShop. Kingdom Hearts 3D is due for release on July 20th in Europe, and July 31st in North America. TheAtRhythm Final Fantasy is due to be released in Europe July 6th and July 3rd in North America.

Nintendo Distributing Kingdom Hearts 3D

Nintendo of Europe today announces that it has entered into a distribution agreement with Square Enix Europe, a leading publisher and distributor of video games, for the forthcoming Nintendo 3DS game Kingdom Hearts 3D [Dream Drop Distance].

This brand new Kingdom Hearts adventure has been created specifically for Nintendo 3DS and under the terms of the agreement, Nintendo will be responsible for the sales, marketing and distribution of the game throughout Europe, Australia and New Zealand territories, with Square Enix Europe remaining as publisher. Kingdom Hearts 3D [Dream Drop Distance] will be released from 20th July across Europe.

Pixar Films Should Be A Part Of Kingdom Hearts

The co-director of Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance, Tai Yasue, spoke with Kotaku during this week’s E3. Yasue revealed that he wants Pixar movies to play a part in the next Kingdom Hearts game. Yasue made it clear that he is only stating his wishes for Kingdom Hearts, which is by no means a confirmation. He also said that his favorite Pixar world is Toy Story. Which Pixar worlds or characters would you like to see in the next Kingdom Hearts game?

Kingdom Hearts’ Voice Actors Return

The voice actors of the main characters in the English version of Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance for the Nintendo 3DS have been revealed. Longtime fans of the series will be pleased to know that the majority of the cast from the original game, Kingdom Hearts, are returning. Are you tired of their voices or are you happy that Square Enix will not sway too far from tradition for the series’ seventh installment? The game will be released in less than two months.

Sora: Haley Joel Osment

Riku: David Gallagher

Xion: Hayden Panettiere

Roxas/Ventus: Jesse McCartney

Axel/Lea: Quinton Flynn

Xehanort: Leonard Nimoy

Kingdom Hearts HD Collection Leaked For Wii U?

Dual Pixels is confident that a collection of the Kingdom Hearts games will be revealed at E3 next week. The series’ director, Tetsuya Nomura, wants to bring Kingdom Hearts back to consoles, so this may not be too far-fetched. The collection is said to include remastered versions of the original Kingdom Hearts, its direct-sequel, Chain of Memories, 358/2 Days and Birth by Sleep. If this claim is true, it will be released for the PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita and Wii U. Does this collection seem too good to be true?