After today's Kingdom Hearts χ update, the usual additions have been added. This weeks new cards feature characters from the Disney film The Three Musketeers, along with the new Key Art #22 card. Christmas outfits have been added to the game as a part of the holiday season, players can choose between red and black outfits. A new story has been added to Daybreak Town which is a continuance to the story that's been told in that world so far. New items and discounts have been added to the Shop.
Kingdom Hearts χ Team member SkyKeybladeHero has translated this week's updates as well as the Event Rewards, which can be read below.
Limited Heartless Subjugation Event – Second Half – Start! After the maintenance of November 27th, the second half of the Limited Heartless Subjugation Event has started! It goes from November 27th to December 4th. And with the second half comes a new Limited Heartless, [LV666 Dark Plant] and the new Ability [Dual Disaster+] which deals extra damage to all limited Heartless. The Ranking for the first half of the event will be displayed in the in-game tab until November 28th, at 1:30 p.m., time from which the Event’s Second Half Ranking will start being displayed.
You can buy the new Key Art #22 Card on the Shop. Roxas [SR+] was the reward for the First Half Ranking. Blazing End +: Pete [SR+] (Power) and Freezing Raid +: Pete [SR+] (Speed) can be obtained by clearing missions.
New Story On November 27th, a new Story has been added. You can play it by clearing all other prior stories. Enjoy the events that unfold in Daybreak Town!
New Limited and Special Daily Rewards! From November 27th to December 4th, for a total of 8 days, the daily Team Battle rewards have become limited rewards. Winning the team battle will award you the limited card Mickey & Minnie [SR+].
Mog Trade Update From November 27th to December 25th, the items you can trade with Mog Medals have changed and you can get Neku & Shiki [SR+] as well as new cards.
New Skills and Skill Name Change On November 27th, new Attack Card Skills were implemented: Combo Plus II and Cure. (These new skills were only awarded as rewards for the Event’s First Half Ranking). The following Skills had their names changed: Combo Plus > Combo Plus I.
Square Enix has released two new trailers for the English version of Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX, leading up to the game's upcoming release in North America and Europe on December 2 and December 5, 2014, respectively. Together, these trailers are called "Worlds Connect", and they showcase the combination of Square Enix and Disney together in the Kingdom Hearts series. You can view the new trailers below.
Memorable Disney Characters and FINAL FANTASY Cameos
The following press release was released along with these trailers:
With over 100 memorable Disney characters and a dozen cameos from the popular FINAL FANTASY series featured in KINGDOM HEARTS HD 2.5 ReMIX, SQUARE ENIX® today released two new “Worlds Connect” trailers in anticipation of the game’s release next Tuesday, December 2nd.
The new trailers showcase the eloquent connection of two of entertainment’s most treasured franchises from Disney and SQUARE ENIX. The first trailer, “Disney Worlds Connect” highlights what fans have always loved about the franchise – following Sora and the colorful Disney cast as they encounter countless dangers and villains in worlds both familiar and brand-new. The worlds in KINGDOM HEARTS HD 2.5 ReMIX include – Never Land (Peter Pan), Olympus Coliseum (Hercules), 100 Acre Wood (Winnie the Pooh), Pride Lands (The Lion King), Space Paranoids (Tron), Timeless River (Steamboat Willie), Deep Space (Lilo & Stitch), Port Royal (Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl) and more.
In “Memorable Disney Characters and FINAL FANTASY Cameos Worlds Connect,” fans will be able to get a glimpse of the cameos from the FINAL FANTASY franchise, including Setzer (FINAL FANTASY VI), Aerith, Cloud and Tifa (FINAL FANTASY VII), Squall (FINAL FANTASY VIII), Auron (FINAL FANTASY X) and more.
As we reported, the creator of the Kingdom Hearts manga series, Shiro Amano created a manga style recap of Kingdom Hearts, Kingdom Hearts: Chain of Memories and Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days to celebrate the release of Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX in Japan. Now, thanks to catmaster0116, corfidbizna & taime you can view it translated in English below.
Update: Square Enix has released an official translation of the recap. You can view it here.
Square Enix Europe has announced that they are offering exclusive Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX prizes for those who pre-ordered the Collector's Edition through their online store. Unfortunately, this competition is only open to those living in the United Kingdom.
The prizes include an exclusive framed Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX manga storyboard, Sora & Roxas Play Arts figurines along with Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX T-shirts and jackets.
To enter all you have to do is pre-order the Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX Collector’s Edition from Square Enix Europe's online store and leave a comment on this Facebook post answering the following question:
“Why are you the biggest Kingdom Hearts fan?”
The competition ends December 4 at 23:59 GMT. More details can be found here.
Square Enix has released the full track list for the Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 & 2.5 ReMIX Original Soundtrack Box which releases tomorrow in Japan. The official website for the Original Soundtrack Box also allows you to sample select songs from the HD 1.5 ReMIX and HD 2.5 ReMIX soundtracks with both the original and HD ReMIX versions available to sample.
We've listed each track on each disc for you below.
1Dearly Beloved 2光 -KINGDOM Orchestra Instrumental Version- 3光 -PLANITb Remix- (Short Edit) 4Dive into the Heart -Destati- 5Destiny Islands 6Bustin" Up on the Beach 7Mickey Mouse Club March 8Treasured Memories 9Strange Whispers 10Kairi I 11It Began with a Letter 12A Walk in Andante 13Night of Fate 14Destiny"s Force 15Where is This? 16Traverse Town 17The Heartless Has Come 18Shrouding Dark Cloud 19Blast Away! -Gummi Ship I- 20Tricksy Clock 21Welcome to Wonderland 22To Our Surprise 23Turning the Key 24Olympus Coliseum 25Road to a Hero 26Go for It! 27No Time to Think 28Deep Jungle 29Having a Wild Time 30Holy Bananas! 31Squirming Evil 32Hand in Hand 33Kairi II 34Merlin"s Magical House 35Winnie the Pooh 36Bounce-O-Rama 37Just an Itty Bitty Too Much 38Once Upon a Time 39Shipmeisters" Humoresque 40Precious Stars in the Sky 41Blast Away! -Gummi Ship II-
1A Day in Agrabah 2Arabian Dream 3Villains of a Sort 4A Very Small Wish 5Monstrous Monstro 6Friends in My Heart 7Under the Sea 8An Adventure in Atlantica 9A Piece of Peace 10An Intense Situation 11The Deep End 12This is Halloween 13Spooks of Halloween Town 14Oopsy-Daisy 15Captain Hook"s Pirate Ship 16Pirate"s Gigue 17Never Land Sky 18Kairi III 19Blast Away! -Gummi Ship III- 20Hollow Bastion 21Scherzo Di Notte 22Forze Del Male 23HIKARI -KINGDOM HEARTS Instrumental Version- 24Miracle 25One-Winged Angel (from FINAL FANTASY VII) 26End of the World 27Fragments of Sorrow 28A Night on the Bare Mountain 29Guardando nel buio 30Beyond the Door 31Always on My Mind 32光 33March Caprice for Piano and Orchestra
1Disappeared 2Another Side 3Hand in Hand -Reprise- 4Dearly Beloved -Reprise- 5Having a Wild Time -Previous Version- 6Destati 7Lord of the Castle 8Dearly Beloved 9Musique pour la tristesse de Xion 10At Dusk, I Will Think of You… 11Vector to the Heavens 12Another Side – Battle Ver. -
1Dearly Beloved 2Passion -KINGDOM Orchestra Instrumental Version- 3Passion -opening version- 4Lazy Afternoons 5Sinister Sundown 6The Escapade 7Dive into the Heart -Destati- 8Fragments of Sorrow 9Tension Rising 10Kairi 11Missing You 12The 13th Struggle 13Roxas 14Sora 15The Afternoon Streets 16Working Together 17Friends in My Heart 18Magical Mystery 19A Twinkle in the Sky 20Reviving Hollow Bastion 21Scherzo Di Notte 22Laughter and Merriment 23Desire for All That Is Lost 24Organization XIII
1Gearing Up 2Shipmeisters" Shanty 3Blast Off! 4Asteroid Attack 5Crossing the Finish Line 6Waltz of the Damned 7Dance of the Daring 8Hesitation 9Dance to the Death 10Beauty and the Beast 11The Home of Dragons 12Fields of Honor 13Apprehension 14Vim and Vigor 15Cloudchasers 16Olympus Coliseum 17Road to a Hero 18The Underworld 19What Lies Beneath 20Villains of a Sort 21Beneath the Ground 22Rowdy Rumble 23Mickey Mouse Club March 24A Walk in Andante 25Monochrome Dreams 26Old Friends, Old Rivals 27Floating in Bliss 28Winnie the Pooh 29Bounce-O-Rama 30Bounce-O-Rama (Speed up ver.)
1Isn"t It Lovely? 2Let"s Sing and Dance! 3Swim This Way 4Part of Your World 5Under the Sea 6Ursula"s Revenge 7A New Day is Dawning 8Any Time Any Place 9Nights of the Cursed 10He"s a Pirate 11The Corrupted 12Hazardous Highway 13A Day in Agrabah 14Arabian Dream 15Arabian Daydream 16This is Halloween 17Spooks of Halloween Town 18What A Surprise?! 19Happy Holidays! 20Adventures in the Savannah 21Savannah Pride 22The Encounter 23Space Paranoids 24Byte Bashing 25Byte Striking 26Cavern of Remembrance 27Deep Anxiety 28The 13th Reflection 29Sinister Shadows 30The 13th Dilemma
1Showdown at Hollow Bastion 2One-Winged Angel (from FINAL FANTASY VII) 3Battleship Bravery 4Sacred Moon 5Deep Drive 6The Other Promise 7Riku 8Courage 9Disappeared 10A Fight to the Death 11Darkness of the Unknown 12Passion ～after the battle～ 13Fantasia alla marcia for piano, chorus and orchestra 14Destiny Islands 15Hand in Hand 16Sunset Horizons 17Dearly Beloved -Reprise- 18Rage Awakened 19Fate of the Unknown 20Keyblade Graveyard Horizon 21Dismiss
A lucky fan has had their copy of Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX's Collector's Edition arrive early. The Collector's Edition which was in limited stock and limited to select countries and territories features an all new artbook which contains an exclusive new piece of artwork by Tetsuya Nomura, the director of the Kingdom Hearts series. Thanks to Tumblr user wild666jaguar777 you can view the exclusive artwork and other photos of the Collector's Edition below. Thanks go to @churroz for the tip.
A new commercial for Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX has been streaming online on various websites including YouTube. Thanks to YouTube user 13th Vessel, you can view the Spanish version below in 1080p. Thanks go to Twitter user @ligero_miguel for the tip. Once we have an English version we'll let you know.
Square Enix has announced that a lithograph featuring the artwork shown on Kingdom Hearts II Final Mix's title screen will be available as a pre-order bonus for all pre-orders of Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX on their European online store. Square Enix has also confirmed that all pre-existing pre-orders of the standard, limited and collector's editions will also receive the lithograph. You can view a picture of it below. Thanks go to KHWorld.org for the tip.
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX releases December 2, 2014 in North America, December 4, 2014 in Australia and December 5, 2014 in Europe exclusively on the PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system.
After today's Kingdom Hearts χ maintenance, new cards, missions and items are now available. This weeks new cards feature Mickey, Donald and Goofy in their outfits from the The Three Musketeers. Plant Heartless have appeared in the field with various rewards to be gained for defeating them depending on the type. A handful of card strengthening campaigns has also been added. New items are up for purchase in the Shop. And last, but not the least, new Skills, Cure and Combo Plus II, have been implemented.
You can view images of all the new additions below.
Kingdom Hearts x Team member SkyKeybladeHero has translated a full list of updates. You can read this below.
New Limited Heartless！Aim for the Ranking Prizes！ From November 20th to December 4th, we’ll be holding a Limited Heartless Defeating event. These Heartless are [LV33 Weed Plant], [LV555 Fire Plant, [LV666 Ice Plant], and there are new abilities that deal more damage to them.
■About the Special Ability [Blaze End], [Blaze End +], [Freezing Raid], [Freezing Raid +]. Depending on which Heartless these Card Abilities are used, they’ll deal extra damage. You can get cards with these abilities via Raise Draw or clearing missions.
Aim for the high positions of Heartless Subjugation Ranking！ The first half of the event goes from November 20th to November 27th. The second half of the event goes from November 27th to December 4th. During the event, limited Heartless will appear on the field, and you can check how you’re doing with the subjugation ranking in the Event tab in-game. Missions and Trials regarding the subjugation of these Heartless will also be held.
◆First Half Rewards◆ The rewards will be given according to your ranking on November 27th.
◆Second Half Rewards◆ The rewards will be given according to your ranking on December 4th. To be eligible to get any of the rewards, you must defeat at least one of the limited Heartless.
Super Effective Abilities Blaze End, Blaze End+, Freezing Raid, Freezing Raid+ will deal extra damage to the Limited Heartless.
Kingdom Hearts x Team member Decimo has translated the full mission list. You can read this below.
Guilt Target Missions (Advanced) From Nov. 20 to Nov. 30. 1/1 - Maximize all Guilt - Mog Medal x300
Raid Boss missions (beginner) From Nov. 20 to Nov. 27. 01/11 - Attack the raid boss 1 time - Munny x50000 02/11 - Attack the raid boss 1 time - Potion x2 03/11 - Attack the raid boss 2 times - Moogle [SR] x2 04/11 - Attack the raid boss 1 time - Potion x2 05/11 - Attack the raid boss 2 times - Potion x2 06/11 - Attack the raid boss 1 time - Mog Medal x15 07/11 - Attack the raid boss 2 times - Potion x2 08/11 - Attack the raid boss 1 time - Ripe Kupo Fruit x1 09/11 - Attack the raid boss 2 times - Raise Ticket x1 10/11 - Attack the raid boss 1 time - Yen Sid [R+] x2 11/11 - Attack the raid boss 2 times - Pluto [SR] x1
Raid Boss missions (intermediate) From Nov. 20 to Nov. 27. 01/10 - Defeat 1 raid boss - Pluto [SR] x1 02/10 - Defeat 1 raid boss - Card Medal SR x2 03/10 - Defeat 1 raid boss - Yen Sid [R+] x2 04/10 - Defeat 2 raid bosses - Pluto [SR] x1 05/10 - Defeat 1 raid boss - Raise Ticket x2 06/10 - Defeat 2 raid bosses - Pluto [SR] x1 07/10 - Defeat 1 raid boss - Ripe Kupo Fruit x1 08/10 - Defeat 2 raid bosses - Mog Medal x50 09/10 - Defeat 2 raid bosses - Card Medal SR+ x1 10/10 - Defeat 3 raid bosses - Raise Ticket x1
Inflict Tons of Damage to the Raid Boss! (Super Advanced) From Nov. 20 to Nov. 23. 01/12 - Inflict 1000000 damage to the Raid Boss - Munny x1000000 02/12 - Inflict 2000000 damage to the Raid Boss - Attack Up IV x1 03/12 - Inflict 3000000 damage to the Raid Boss - The Fairy Godmother [SR] x2 04/12 - Inflict 4000000 damage to the Raid Boss - Hybrid Up IV x1 05/12 - Inflict 5000000 damage to the Raid Boss - Mog Medal x300 06/12 - Inflict 6000000 damage to the Raid Boss - Yen Sid [SR+] x1 07/12 - Inflict 8000000 damage to the Raid Boss - Attack Up V x1 08/12 - Inflict 10000000 damage to the Raid Boss - Combo Plus x1 09/12 - Inflict 15000000 damage to the Raid Boss - Berserk I x1 10/12 - Inflict 20000000 damage to the Raid Boss - Berserk II x1 11/12 - Inflict 25000000 damage to the Raid Boss - ULT Attack Moogle [SR+] x1 12/12 - Inflict 30000000 damage to the Raid Boss - ULT Assist Moogle [SR+] x1