E3 2018 – Kingdom Hearts 3 Trailer 2 Released; Deluxe Editions Announced

During Square Enix’s press conference, a new trailer for Kingdom Hearts 3 was shown. The Square Enix E3 Showcase trailer is the extended version of the KH3 trailer from the Xbox E3 Press Conference. It features Sora cooking with Remy from Ratatouille, new Attraction Flows, Kairi, Lea, and more.

Additionally, Square Enix revealed a deluxe edition that includes the artbook and pin, and a bundle that also has the Toy Story figures for Sora, Goofy and Donald.

An overview of the of both editions.

Deluxe Edition – $79.99

  • Exclusive steelbook packaging
  • Mini art book with concept artwork by Tetsuya Nomura
  • Collectible KINGDOM HEARTS III pin


  • Deluxe Edition + Bring Arts Figures – The KINGDOM HEARTS IIIDeluxe Edition and Bring Arts Sora, Donald, and Goofy Set bundled separately will be available in limited quantities for $229.99. Fans can now preorder the Xbox One and PlayStation®4 systemversions exclusively from the SQUARE ENIX Online Store.


A comment from Kingdom Hearts series director Tetsuya Nomura.

“With the release set for next January, I apologize for having to ask for a little more time than what was previously announced” said Director, Tetsuya Nomura. “The entire development team is pouring their love for the franchise into KINGDOM HEARTS III and is striving to create a game that all players will enjoy. We are currently at the last stages of development but will work tirelessly until the end to deliver the very best KINGDOM HEARTS game to date.”

In addition, SQUARE ENIX showcased the enchanted world of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Frozen at the Xbox E3 briefing. The new trailer transports viewers through the familiar frosty landscapes of Arendelle alongside Queen Elsa.

“I have been so impressed working with the KINGDOM HEARTS’ team. Their artistic commitment and attention to detail creating the world of our films is truly extraordinary. It’s been a great partnership,” said Roy Conli, Academy Award®-winning producer, Walt Disney Animation Studios.

“In KINGDOM HEARTS III, we are excited that players will have a chance to explore an entirely new adventure set in the world of Frozen,” said Peter Del Vecho, Academy Award®-winning producer, Walt Disney Animation Studios. “It has been such a pleasure to work alongside their creative team to painstakingly recreate the look and feel of our world and watch them bring our beloved Frozen characters to life.”


Kingdom Hearts 3 launches on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on January 25th in Japan, and in North America and Europe on January 29th.

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