Critically Acclaimed KINGDOM HEARTS Mobile Game Celebrates First Year Anniversary with Major Content Update
LOS ANGELES (Apr. 6, 2017) – KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ[Cross], the relaunch of the chart-topping mobile RPG KINGDOM HEARTS Unchained χ, is now available on iOS and Android devices. In celebration of the game’s successful first year, SQUARE ENIX® introduces a major update that adds multiplayer mode and additional gameplay enhancements to deliver a complete KINGDOM HEARTS experience for gamers on the go.
The update brings mobile players together in the Union Cross multiplayer mode, where teams of six can embark on quests and new missions and take down hordes of Heartless enemies and massive bosses. Players can communicate using emotes and text bubbles and coordinate multiplayer sessions. The new Theater Mode option also allows players to view cutscenes from the game.
A new trailer further details the updates and can be viewed here:
KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ[Cross] is available as a free download in the App Store for iPhone and iPad and on Google Play for Android devices. Existing players only need to update the game to access the new content. Additionally, free items and in-game currency will be distributed to all players to celebrate the game’s anniversary and to reward players for participating in a pre-registration campaign that had over 120,000 participants worldwide.
About the KINGDOM HEARTS Series
KINGDOM HEARTS is a series of role-playing games created through the collaboration of Disney Interactive and Square Enix. Since the first KINGDOM HEARTS was released in March 2002 for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, the series has expanded with several additional entries. The series will be celebrating its 15th anniversary in March 2017, and has shipped over 22 million units worldwide.
About Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media
Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media (DCPI) is the business segment of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) that brings our Company’s stories and characters to life through innovative and engaging physical products and digital experiences across more than 100 categories, from toys and t-shirts, to apps, books and console games. DCPI comprises two main lines of business: Disney Consumer Products (DCP), and Disney Interactive (DI). The combined segment is home to world class teams of app and game developers, licensing and retail experts, a leading retail business (Disney Store), artists and storytellers, and technologists who inspire imaginations around the world.
About Square Enix, Inc.
Square Enix, Inc. develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX®, EIDOS® and TAITO® branded entertainment content throughout the Americas as part of the Square Enix group of companies. Square Enix, Inc. is affiliated with a global network of leading development studios such as IO Interactive™, Crystal Dynamics® and Eidos Montréal. The Square Enix group of companies boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 130 million units worldwide; DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 70 million units worldwide; TOMB RAIDER®, which has sold over 58 million units worldwide; and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®. Square Enix, Inc. is a U.S.-based, wholly owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.
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