Kingdom Hearts III Game's New Trailer Previews Pirates of the Caribbean World

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Square Enix's PS4/Xbox One game slated for January

Square Enix revealed a new trailer for its Kingdom Hearts III game during Sony's E3 2018 press conference on Monday. The video reveals the return of the world based on Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean franchise.

English Version

Japanese Version

Square Enix will release the game on January 25 in Japan for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and on January 29 in the West. The game was previously planned for a release this year.

Square Enix first announced Kingdom Hearts III in 2013. Confirmed worlds include Big Hero 6, Toy Story, Tangled, Monsters, Inc., and the returning Olympus Coliseum world. Hikaru Utada returns to perform the game's theme song "Don't Think Twice" (the song in Japanese is titled "Chikai" or "Oath").

Game director Tetsuya Nomura has noted that the game will have another playable character besides Sora. Nomura has also said that developers are focusing on the PS4 and Xbox One releases before a possible release for the Nintendo Switch, adding that after the PS4 and Xbox One versions have shipped, "maybe we can start thinking about other possibilities.”

Sources: Kingdom Hearts official YouTube channel, Square Enix official Japanese YouTube channel

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