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See How Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix Upgrades 358/2 Days Cutscenes

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Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days on the Nintendo DS had a mix of cutscene styles. Some cutscenes in the game were CG movies while others used the in-game character models. While Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix won’t include the game itself, it will have close to three hours of 358/2 Days cutscenes that summarize the game’s story.

 

All of the cutscenes from Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days will be high-resolution in Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix. This means that in-game cutscenes which looked like this:

 

Now look like this:

 

That was an example of an in-game cutscene from 358/2 Days being converted. The CG cutscenes may not look all that different. Below, you can see the original Nintendo DS version on the left and the HD 1.5 Remix version on the right:

 

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Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix will be released in Japan on March 14th.

 

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.