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Kingdom Hearts Switch Ports Cloud Versions Inbound

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SSBU Director Masahiro Sakurai announced that several Kingdom Hearts ports will arrive on the Nintendo Switch during the final Super Smash Bros Ultimate broadcast. Kingdom Hearts 1.5 + 2.5 ReMix, Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue, and Kingdom Hearts 3 will be available to play as cloud versions. This means all mainline games will be available. More details will be available in the future.

During the announcement, PlayStation 4 footage of the games was shown. There is currently no available footage of how the Kingdom Hearts compilations and Kingdom Hearts III Nintendo Switch ports will look.

As a refresher, here is a list of all the games that will be playable on the Switch when the cloud versions arrive.

  • Kingdom Hearts x Back Cover cinematics
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep Final Mix
  • Kingdom Hearts 0.2 Birth by Sleep: A Fragmentary Passage
  • Kingdom Hearts Final Mix
  • Kingdom Hearts Re: Chain of Memories
  • Kingdom Hearts: 358/2 Days cinematics
  • Kingdom Hearts 2
  • Kingdom Hearts Re:Coded cinematics
  • Kingdom Hearts: Dream Drop Distance HD
  • Kingdom Hearts 3

This information was revealed at the tail end of the broadcast. The majority of the presentation was dedicated to the reveal of Sora being the final Super Smash Bros Ultimate DLC character. The presentation featured a look at his move set, and the new stage that will appear through his inclusion into the title. Additionally, several songs from Kingdom Hearts will be added into the game.

Kingdom Hearts 1.5 + 2.5 ReMix, Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue, and Kingdom Hearts IIIĀ will arrive on Nintendo Switch sometime in the future. All three titles are immediately available for PlayStation 4.

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