New Kingdom Hearts game?! Kingdom Hearts 2.9

In a LinkedIn profile, Richard VanDeventer, video game director in Osaka, includes a Kingdom Hearts video game called “Kingdom Hearts 2.9” under Square Enix for PS3 or PS4. The profile also includes Kingdom Hearts III. According to ANN, VanDeventer has worked with Square Enix for 11 months.

“Kingdom Hearts 2.9” (PS3, PS4) Development (10 Months)

  • Game idea planning and documentation
  • Game check and balance
  • Boss planning
  • Attraction Flow planning and documentation

“Kingdom Hearts III” (PS4, Xbox One) Development (10 Months)

  • Original level planning, documentation and execution for 2 worlds including enemy, item, secrets and event management
  • Mockup creation of 3 worlds including temporary asset creation
  • Game idea planning and documentation
  • Game check and balance
  • Enemy planning and documentation
  • Gummi Ship system planning and documentation
  • Multiplayer planning and documentation
  • Attraction Flow planning and documentation
  • Main scenario planning for 2 worlds
  • Various in-game dialogue writing’
  • Translation and interpretation of contact between involved English and Japanese parties including Disney and Pixar
  • Publicity video recording and editing
  • Communication with outsourced companies
  • Holding meetings with Disney and Pixar
  • Team management, meeting management and proceeding recordings

Judging by the details in KHIII, Kingdom Hearts might actually include Pixar worlds and multiplayer. According to IGN, Kingdom Hearts 2.9 might be false, so don’t get too excited. If it’s true, what is 2.9? A prologue to the third installment or could it be a HD remake of Dream Drop Distance?

Featured Picture is from KHinsider as way to celebrate the conclusion to Kingdom Hearts 2 manga. You can get the wallpaper here in the link below:

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