Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Disney

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix coming to North America this year

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix (PS3) Announcement - Screenshot 1

The Final Mix versions of both Kingdom Hearts II and Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep are set to hit stores later this year, according to Square Enix. Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix will include new abilities, cutscenes, mini-games, and weapons. Secret boss battles are also being added, as well as the HD remastered cutscenes from Kingdom Hearts: Re:coded. New screenshots were released to coincide with the announcement, and a dozen have been added below.

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PlayStation 3 News

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix Jump Festa trailer, screens released

A new trailer for Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix has been made available from Square Enix. Released during the Jump Festa in Japan, the trailer continues the story after the end of Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix showing a variety of characters, including Sora, Riku, and Hercules, in the updated engine. A dozen new screenshots have also been posted.

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PlayStation 3 News

Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse launching for console, PC

Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse (360, PC, PS3) Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

Sega has launched a new reimagined version of Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse. The 1991 classic platformer has been redesigned in 3D for current consoles and PC, and is available today for 360 and tomorrow for PC and PS3. The graphics might have been updated, but the story remains the same, with players guiding Mickey through the Castle of Illusion’s five worlds in his quest to save Minnie from the evil witch Mizrabel.

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PC News, PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse re-release announced

Sega will be resurrecting Mickey this summer with a new re-release of the classic platformer Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse. Originally released for the Genesis in 1990, Castle of Illusion quickly became a must-play game, with its tight controls, colorful visuals, and solid level design. The upcoming download-only release is a re-imaging by Sega Studios Australia that’s being built from scratch using the original as its foundation.

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PC News, PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX compilation announced for PS3

Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix (PS3) Announcement - Screenshot 1

Kingdom Hearts fans will be able to play a previously import-only entry as well as an updated version of Re:Chain of Memories this fall. The collection, Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX, will feature the North American debut of Kingdom Hearts Final Mix, as well as Kingdom Hearts Re:Chain of Memories and HD-ed cutscenes from Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days. Both titles will sport “enhanced gameplay mechanics.”

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PlayStation 3 News

Disney Epic Mickey Collector’s Edition detailed

“Disney Epic Mickey is getting the Collector’s Edition treatment when it hits retail this fall. Available today for pre-order, the CE will go for $69.99 and ship alongside the $49.99 standard version.”

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Wii News

Split/Second announced for PSP

“The PSP version will have redesigned handling and controls that are specifically designed for the handheld, as well as a new track editor, challenges, and a four-player local multiplayer mode.”

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Handheld, News, PlayStation Portable News