The lights are on
Square Enix has announced plans to release two of its action/RPGs on Xbox One as well as PlayStation 4.
This news comes after yesterday's announcement that Final Fantasy Versus XIII is now Final Fantasy XV and Kingdom Hearts III is in development.
When we asked Final Fantasy brand director Shinji Hashimoto if the PS4 and Xbox One versions would release at the same time, the company would neither confirm or deny a simultaneous release date.
This is the first time the Kingdom Hearts franchise has appeared on a Microsoft console. Since this is the third entry, Matsuda was asked how the company plans to catch-up newcomers on Microsoft. As of right now, there's no plans for anything of that sort. But as Matsuda suggested, fans can look online at videos and to get a grasp of the complex history.
Will you be picking up the games on Xbox One or PlayStation 4?
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Sony really could pay enough to keep the end of the trilogy on their console? really guys?
For the Xbox users that are fan of Kingdom Hearts and Final Fantasy.
Lol that's like releasing a Deus Ex game on a platform that 90% of the people have never played it.
I love that it's coming out, but I would have guessed Sony would pay to keep this title an exclusive. I don't think a whole lot of Xbox One owners will purchase this game though. I will purchase it on the PS4.
Well, the reason i wanted PS4 was kingdom hearts but looks like im getting a Xbox one now.
Not surprising, Square Enix needs money to support the relative failure in the MMO arena. Releasing on multiple platforms means more people will have access to buy their games which ought to lead to more profit. This is assuming XBone doesn't fall flat, of course.
I'm genuinely excited about this! I was split on which console to get first, but now it seems i'll be getting an Xbox one. regardless it comes down to games, and lately Square has been on a roll, and with kingdom heart 3 coming out this is just another step.i'll just be happy when I get both consoles and can stand with one foot on both sides of the war. Squar Enix, ya done good.
PS4. I'd already get the PS4 for Infamous and Killzone, and I don't see anything that I'm really interested in on the Xbox One.
I am still going to get ps4.
I'm glad other players will have a chance to experience what they've missed out on before.
I told myself if Kindom Hearts 3 came for PS4 i wouldnt get an xbx one but with this news I can get a Xbox one and not have to worry :D
Oh damn.. thats a hell of a bitchy remark from Matsuda.My god iam glad I stuck with the series..and my god I feel sorry for people who arnt caught up to the story...ouch.
I've been looking forward to playing Kingdom Hearts 3 for a LONG time, I just hope they make it as great as Birth by Sleep or Kingdom Hearts 2. That horrible remix of their worst 3 games broke my nerdy heart.