The official Kingdom Hearts Dark Road Twitter account shared a message from series creator Tetsuya Nomura which confirmed that the story for Kingdom Hearts Union Cross will be coming to a close. Additionally, the official Kingdom Hearts Union Cross Dark Road website states that the story will conclude in April 2021. Once the story is over, Kingdom Hearts Union Cross Dark Mode will end service on May 30, 2021. However, an offline mode will be available for users to experience.
Kingdom Hearts Union Cross will be available as a theater mode for those who have not yet had the chance to experience the story. As mentioned previously Tetsuya Nomura released a statement regarding the end of service for Kingdom Hearts Union Cross and Dark Road. While he mentioned that this story will end, he hopes that users will stick around to see the conclusion. He also thanks fans for being part of this experience. You can read the full statement below.
A message from KINGDOM HEARTS series director Tetsuya Nomura: pic.twitter.com/GxIZ1o9ody
— KINGDOM HEARTS DARK ROAD (@kh_dr_na) February 25, 2021
Those who wish to experience the story will still be able to access the mobile game in some capacity. The official website has outlined plans for the mentioned offline mode. Even those who will not be able to download the app and catch up will still have access to download and experience the story in its offline mode. However, there will be some changes made. This includes the removal of medals from Kingdom Hearts Union Cross and playable segments. Kingdom Hearts Dark Road will still be fully playable.
Kingdom Hearts Union Cross and Dark Road are immediately available for Android and iOS devices. Service will end for Kingdom Hearts Union Cross and Dark Road on May 30, 2021. An theater and offline mode will be available.