Kingdom Hearts 4 was revealed over the weekend throughout the Kingdom Hearts 20th Anniversary events. However, it will be rather a while priorto we hear anything more about the videogame. Kingdom Hearts developer Tetsuya Nomura has stated that more details, like release date, characters, worlds, and the story will “take some time” priorto it is exposed.
Why was Kingdom Hearts 4 revealed so early?
Nomura states Kingdom Hearts 4 was exposed so early in advancement since they desired to prevent it being dripped. Unfortunately, they were a bit late for that one seeing as KH4 was one of the videogames exposed throughout the GeForce Now internal database leakage back in September. According to remarks gathered by Twitter users @toto_cocoron0te and @aibo_ac7, equated by RPG Site, Nomura has stated that it will “take some time” priorto we see Kingdom Hearts IV onceagain and it definitely won’t be appearing throughout any of the reveals that will change E3 this summerseason.
The coupleof information we haveactually seen have left fans searching the expose trailer for any hints to the upcoming videogame. Some think they’ve even handled to area a nod towards the Star Wars franchise. A coupleof short seconds revealing a forest reminiscent of Northern California’s Redwood National Park has Star Wars News Net persuaded this is the Forest Moon of Endor, specifically as they believe they can see the back of an AT-ST foot there too. Nomura likewise assured the trailer’s storyteller is not a brand-new character and is one gamers have satisfied earlier in the franchise.
Interestingly, when attempting to come up with the principle for the next videogame in the Kingdom Hearts franchise, Nomura came up with 2 concepts. The veryfirst was KH4. The 2nd was a videogame based on the world of Verum Rex presented in Kingdom Hearts 3. Ultimately the latter was ditched since Nomura recognized it would be too much work to produce 2 significant console videogames at the verysame time. Also, Kingdom Hearts 4 would be muchbetter positioned to discuss the fate of Sora after the occasions of KH3. The videogame is set in Quadratum, the world to which Sora is carried throughout KH3, and is the start of a brand-new “Lost Master Arc” story.
Finally, Kingdom Hearts 4 will be constructed utilizing Unreal Engine 5 according to Famitsu. While the trailer revealed video of the videogame produced in Unreal Engine 4, the morerecent engine will suggest “the quality of lighting and information will be anumberof levels greater.”
In other news, the expose of Kingdom Hearts 4 hasactually made the possibility of a Final Fantasy 9 remake more sensible seeing as it’s the just dripped videogame from Square Enix pointedout in the GeForce Now internal database that is yet to be revealed. Elsewhere, it turns out the Playstation Plus totallyfree videogame offer for Oddworld: Soulstorm was ravaging to the studio.