Excerpt: Once upon a time, Square Enix and Disney executives met in an elevator and had a conversation. The Kingdom Hearts series owes its existence to that meeting, and has remained a reliable cash cow for both companies.
Excerpt: The mega-popular Kingdom Hearts series has been going on for ten years, continually giving fun games with interesting stories. As unusual as the Disney-meets-Final Fantasy concept is, the series has become one of the most popular modern RPG franchises.
Pros: Fun gameplay, flowmotion mechanic makes the gameplay much flashier, awesome soundtrack, good voice acting and story
Cons: Story gets complex near the end, some dialogue is odd
Excerpt: A couple of times a year there is a major video game release. There is a game that fans of the series have been eagerly anticipating for months. Fans of the Kingdom Hearts franchise have been eagerly anticipating Kingdom Hearts 3D Dream Drop Distance.
Conclusion: While the world over is awaiting the announcement and release of Kingdom Hearts 3, it’s hard to ignore the release of Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance. It’s a solid rendition worthy of the Kingdom Hearts name and continues to revitalize the world originally created within the first Kingdom...
Review: Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance for 3DS
13 August 2012
Excerpt: I am a cynical Kingdom Hearts fan. I adored the first two numbered games in the series. I tolerated Chain of Memrories and firmly believe that the only necessary game in the series since Kingdom Hearts II is the prequel Birth By Sleep . Everything else I considered extraneous filler.
Pros: Sora and Riku go on a new adventure through new Disney worlds. Combat is smooth and the flowmotion attacks can help out in difficult situations. Dream Eaters work well as allies and virtual pets. 3D effects work really. Lots of original Disney voice actors return for their characters. Chronicle s...
Excerpt: Kingdom Hearts 3D [Dream Drop Distance] is the latest addition to the Disney/Square Enix crossover franchise for the Nintendo 3DS. This particular game takes place after the events of Kingdom Hearts II for the PS2 and has the two protagonists, Sora and Riku, having to journey into the dreams of...