Initial release date: January 25, 2019
Engine: Unreal Engine
Designer: Tetsuya Nomura
Composer: Yoko Shimomura
Developer: Square Enix Co., Ltd.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
Kingdom Hearts III is an upcoming action role-playing video game developed and published by Square Enix for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. It is the twelfth installment in the Kingdom Hearts series, a sequel to Kingdom Hearts II, and the final chapter in the Dark Seeker saga. Set after the events of Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance, returning protagonist Sora is joined by Donald Duck, Goofy, King Mickey, and Riku in their search for the seven Guardians of Light and the “Key to Return Hearts” as they attempt to thwart the restored Master Xehanort’s plan to bring about a second Keyblade War. Their journey has them cross paths with characters and visit worlds based on different Disney and Pixar properties, and Square Enix’s Final Fantasy franchise.