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Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep
Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep Boxart.jpg
Japanese boxart of Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep
Developer(s) Square Enix PDD 5[1]
Publisher(s) Square Enix
Designer(s) Tetsuya Nomura (game director)
Tai Yasue (co-director)
Shinji Hashimoto (executive producer)
Patrick Chen (game producer)
Yoichi Yoshimoto (co-producer)[2]
Writer(s) Masaru Oka
Composer(s) Yoko Shimomura
Tsuyoshi Sekito
Takeharu Ishimoto
Series Kingdom Hearts
Platform(s) PlayStation Portable[2]
Release date(s) JP January 9, 2010[3][4]
NA Summer 2010[5]
EU Summer 2010[6]
Genre(s) Action role-playing game
Mode(s) Single-player, Multiplayer
Rating(s) CERO: A
ESRB: E10+
Media Universal Media Disc
System requirements Official Firmware Update 6.20 (Comes with UMD Disc)
.Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep (キングダム ハーツ バース バイ スリープ Kingudamu Hātsu Bāsu bai Surīpu?) is an action role-playing game developed and published by Square Enix for the PlayStation Portable.^ And Square's not selling kingdom hearts to disney.
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

^ Kingdom Hearts Three , Kingdom Hearts Two , square enix .
  • Kingdom - Blogs, Pictures, and more on Blogged 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.blogged.com [Source type: General]

^ NINTENDO DS > > Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days is an upcoming action role-playing game developed and published by Square Enix for the Nintendo DS with assistance from h.a.n.d.
  • Crunchyroll - Kingdom Hearts's Group Info 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.crunchyroll.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.The game was released in Japan on January 9, 2010,[4] and is currently planned for a summer 2010 release in North America and Europe.^ The game is scheduled for a 2008 release in Japan.

^ It will be released in Japan in January 2010 .
  • WikiAnswers - Will kingdom hearts birth by sleep be released in the US 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC wiki.answers.com [Source type: General]

^ In North America, Brady Games released strategy guides for each game.
  • Kingdom Hearts (universe) - McLeodGaming Wiki - Super Smash Flash, Super Smash Flash 2, special moves, and more 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC mcleodgaming.wikia.com [Source type: General]

[5] .Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep was also released with a limited edition PSP-3000 as a bundle in Japan featuring designs from the Kingdom Hearts series on its back.^ Birth by Sleep will be arriving this winter in Japan.
  • Birth By Sleep May Tease Kingdom Hearts Sequel 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.1up.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ For Kingdom Hearts II, they released two versions, a standard version and a limited edition version.
  • Kingdom Hearts (universe) - McLeodGaming Wiki - Super Smash Flash, Super Smash Flash 2, special moves, and more 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC mcleodgaming.wikia.com [Source type: General]

^ Also, the Japanese release date for Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep is January 9, 2010.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Guide 2 Games Forums - Page 2 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.guide2games.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[7] .Nomura has referred to the game as "Episode 0"[8] saying that the game is on the same scale and plays as big an importance as Kingdom Hearts and Kingdom Hearts II.^ Kingdom Hearts II coded .
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts Wiki - A world of information not accessible by Gummiship 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC kingdomhearts.wikia.com [Source type: General]

^ We might make it the same for Kingdom Hearts Coded Is there big plans for this game?
  • New Interview: Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep, 358/2 Days, and Coded + HQ Pics! - The Kingdom Hearts 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: General]

^ I was just playing Kingdom Hearts today!

[9]
.The game is a prequel to the original Kingdom Hearts, taking place ten years before, and features many previously unseen characters and unexplained plot elements from the series.^ KINGDOM HEARTS SERIES's imeem Grab .
  • http://profiles.friendster.com/60209926 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC profiles.friendster.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ He is an original character created by Tetsuya Nomura for the Kingdom Hearts series.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

^ Kingdom Hearts Discuss Kingdom Hearts, the original game in the Kingdom Hearts series.
  • Kingdom Hearts 3 Forums - Powered by vBulletin 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC kingdomhearts3.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.The game centers on the journeys of Terra, Aqua, and Ventus, characters briefly featured in Kingdom Hearts II, in their quest to locate the missing Master Xehanort.^ Kingdom Hearts II coded .
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts Wiki - A world of information not accessible by Gummiship 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC kingdomhearts.wikia.com [Source type: General]
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts Wiki - A world of information not accessible by Gummiship 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC kingdomhearts.wikia.com [Source type: General]

^ Kingdom Hearts Characters Connecting to chat...
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

^ Kingdom Hearts II was more of the same from the original game.
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

.The game also utilizes an overhauled battle system different from previous games in the series with new elements such as the Command Board, Command System and Dimension Links added in.^ Also this game will be introducing a new system!
  • New Interview + HQ Images: Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - KH-Vids.Net Forum 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.kh-vids.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • New Interview: Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep, 358/2 Days, and Coded + HQ Pics! - The Kingdom Hearts 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: General]

^ Starting the Command Board, all the game elements were flawless.
  • Famitsu Scores Birth by Sleep with 37/40 « My Normal World 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC hextan.wordpress.com [Source type: General]

^ Exciting new battle system features.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep Preview for Sony PlayStation Portable (PSP) 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.cheatcc.com [Source type: General]

Contents

Gameplay

Terra battling an Unversed[10]
Terra's Shoot Lock Mode[11]
.Birth by Sleep is an action role-playing game.^ KH3 and "birth by sleep" are different games!!
  • Scratch | Project | Kingdom Hearts 3 Birth by Sleep (Complete) 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC scratch.mit.edu [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Action roll-playing game .
  • SONY COMPUTER ENTERTAINMENT JAPAN TO INTRODUCEPSP® (PLAYSTATION®PORTABLE) BUNDLE PACK FEATURING KINGDOM HEARTS BIRTH BY SLEEP 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.scei.co.jp [Source type: General]

^ PSP role-playing-game Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep has been dated for Japan.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep Wakes Up To Japanese Release Date - Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep - Kotaku 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC kotaku.com [Source type: General]
  • kingdomheartsbirthbysleep - Kotaku 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC kotaku.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.This game allows players to customize their "deck" by choosing which techniques and abilities to display.^ Yasue joked with the magazine that players may think the game was made by three different teams, as the play style is different for each character due to their varying personalities and abilities.
  • IGN: Kingdom Hearts Update 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC psp.ign.com [Source type: General]

^ The gameplay is based on a card system; player-composed decks of cards, with each card allowing the player to perform an action in battle, such as attacking or using magic.
  • Kingdom Hearts (universe) - McLeodGaming Wiki - Super Smash Flash, Super Smash Flash 2, special moves, and more 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC mcleodgaming.wikia.com [Source type: General]

^ The point is that an American company, who has rights to the game just like Square Enix does, allows the Japanese players to get all of this extra stuff.
  • Anyone here like Kingdom Hearts? [Archive] - Naruto Discussion Forum 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC naruto.viz.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[12][13]
.Another new gameplay aspect is the Command System; when the command gauge is filled and requirements have been fulfilled, the Command Style of the character will change.^ Plus, the PSP title is said to feature different scenarios starring three different main characters and some major changes to the battle system, while the DS edition will be the first to feature multiplayer gameplay, for up to four players.
  • Kingdom Hearts - History of the Square and Disney RPG Project 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.brighthub.com [Source type: General]

^ Can you change the the Command style into whatever style you want?
  • PlayStation Beyond - Previews - Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.psbeyond.com [Source type: General]

^ There were also the all new Drive Forms transformations for Sora, the main character, to give him different fighting styles.
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

.When the gauge fills up and the requirements have been fulfilled for the second time, the character will change to an even higher level Command Style.^ Can you change the the Command style into whatever style you want?
  • PlayStation Beyond - Previews - Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.psbeyond.com [Source type: General]

^ Even though I haven't played KH: BBS yet I just know she's gonna be the best character in that game I WANNA BE AQUA WHEN I GROW UP lol.

^ There's a character that looks like Roxas so Nomura is going to screw up the story even more it seems.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Guide 2 Games Forums - Page 2 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.guide2games.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[11][14] .Yet another new aspect of the game is a new character growth system where the characters would grow rather than just level up like in previous games, however this aspect of the game has not been shown yet.^ Also this game will be introducing a new system!
  • New Interview + HQ Images: Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - KH-Vids.Net Forum 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.kh-vids.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • New Interview: Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep, 358/2 Days, and Coded + HQ Pics! - The Kingdom Hearts 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: General]

^ A new leveling system has been created and developed solely for this game.
  • Birth By Sleep - Kingdom Hearts Insider 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.khinsider.com [Source type: General]

^ BBS Worlds Just had a theory A theory of the new level up system.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep [Archive] - KH-Vids.Net Forum 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.kh-vids.net [Source type: General]

[11]
.A new feature of the game is the Command Board, which appears whenever the player completes a world, and can be accessed from save points and the world map once unlocked.^ Excerpt: I know there hasn't been a lot of news lately but there will be a games event in Japan soon and Square Enix has been confirmed to appeare but wetheare KH will appeare has to be announced.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep Fan Club | Fansite with photos, videos, and more 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.fanpop.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ This game also features a new type of leveling system best described as a growth or growing system.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep - The Kingdom Hearts 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The monsters in the game, the weapons, items, world maps, and characters may also be designed and tweaked as one sees fit by using the included object editor.
  • National Console Support, Inc | Welcome | Willkommen | Bienvenido |Benvenuti 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.ncsx.com [Source type: General]

Each world has its own unique Command Board with its own tricks and mechanisms. .The Command Board plays like a regular board game where a die is thrown and the player moves, each space having its own unique effect on the player.^ Despite having plenty of source materials to work with, Kingdom Hearts has its own unique story about a boy named So...
  • Kingdom Hearts 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.dipity.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ UP reports that, in the article, the series' creator reveals that the game's three main characters will be playable in their own, separate campaigns, complete with unique boss battles.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep has three separate adventures 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC playstation.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ RPG and i just dont want to be playing through a WHOLE game thats like that where i don't understand whats going on in the menu and what skills are what.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep Preview 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.psxextreme.com [Source type: General]

.Various Disney characters from throughout the game also appear on their respective Command Board to either aid or hinder the player.^ Each of the three main characters engage in their respective storylines but they'll run across each other as they traipse through the Disney-themed wonderlands featured in the adventure.
  • National Console Support, Inc | Welcome | Willkommen | Bienvenido |Benvenuti 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.ncsx.com [Source type: General]

^ The game will feature two modes – the Story Mode and Arena Mode – plus several different main characters who will tackle a variety of missions throughout the adventure.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep Preview 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.psxextreme.com [Source type: General]

^ But think about the games, KH1 and 2, think about just how important those disney characters really are to the plot.
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

Special panels in the board game can trigger "special events" when landed on by the player.[11]
Ven using a D-Link with Stitch
.The game does not utilize a Magic Points (MP) system for spell or magic casting, unlike in previous games in the series.^ The cast of characters from the Kunio-kun series have appeared in 30+ games over the years and Arc System Works adds another entry to the Kunio software library early next year.
  • National Console Support, Inc | Welcome | Willkommen | Bienvenido |Benvenuti 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.ncsx.com [Source type: General]

^ Often there’d also be all sorts of magic spells to cast and various items to pick up and use whenever you get stuck in a jam.
  • Angry Video Game Nerd Saves Kingdom Hearts! Chapter 1, a Kingdom Hearts fanfic - FanFiction.Net 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.fanfiction.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Another change; no more MP. Some magic has a charge time and can only be casted when it is charged.
  • New Kingdom Hearts: 358/2 Days (DS) and Birth by Sleep (PSP) details - Video Games Blogger 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.videogamesblogger.com [Source type: General]

[11] .Instead it uses a new system known as "Focus" which is displayed in a gauge on the interface, involving targeting spells using what is known as the "Shoot Lock Mode". It also involves the characters casting spells in a first person mode, where each character is able to cast their own unique magic attacks.^ He uses casts of spells in most of his attacks, and because of that, he has the abiility of glide.
  • Kingdom Hearts (universe) - McLeodGaming Wiki - Super Smash Flash, Super Smash Flash 2, special moves, and more 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC mcleodgaming.wikia.com [Source type: General]

^ The DS game will have a totally new multiplayer mode where you direct the members of Organization XIII. Their missions will have variable objects, independent of the major plot, and each character will have his or her own strengths and weaknesses.
  • New Kingdom Hearts: 358/2 Days (DS) and Birth by Sleep (PSP) details - Video Games Blogger 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.videogamesblogger.com [Source type: General]

^ Often there’d also be all sorts of magic spells to cast and various items to pick up and use whenever you get stuck in a jam.
  • Angry Video Game Nerd Saves Kingdom Hearts! Chapter 1, a Kingdom Hearts fanfic - FanFiction.Net 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.fanfiction.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[11][15]
.Another new aspect of the game is the Dimension Link (D-Link) which can be used to summon allies to lend their power to aid the player from different worlds.^ Yasue joked with the magazine that players may think the game was made by three different teams, as the play style is different for each character due to their varying personalities and abilities.
  • IGN: Kingdom Hearts Update 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC psp.ign.com [Source type: General]

^ I personally enjoy the series and I seem to be checking different websites everyday with the same info on it and hope that there will be something new that I can learn about this game.
  • Japanese magazine spills new Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep PSP details | Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep news | Pocket Gamer 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.pocketgamer.co.uk [Source type: General]

^ It's all shiney and pretty ^^ And is she from the new Kingdom Hearts game that came out on the DS? Or another Kingdom Hearts game?
  • Birth by Sleep : Aqua by ~Feiuccia on deviantART 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC feiuccia.deviantart.com [Source type: General]

.Companions such as Experiment 626 who have been left behind in previous worlds can be called upon once again to temporarily aid the player in his or her, by providing player with an entirely new range of new attacks in their command decks replacing the usual ones.^ He left his world when the Heartless began to attack.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

^ The gameplay is based on a card system; player-composed decks of cards, with each card allowing the player to perform an action in battle, such as attacking or using magic.
  • Kingdom Hearts (universe) - McLeodGaming Wiki - Super Smash Flash, Super Smash Flash 2, special moves, and more 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC mcleodgaming.wikia.com [Source type: General]

^ One of the other characters is Aquas, who actually participates in a quest involving Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, which is a new fairytale setting for the series.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep Preview 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.psxextreme.com [Source type: General]

.At the end, a new powerful finishing move is activated to take out enemies.^ Past characters For all "new enemy" theories Comparing the Secret Ending from KHII to Their Pictures in the Magazines Terra, Aqua and Ven are diciples..which keyblade master?
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep [Archive] - KH-Vids.Net Forum 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.kh-vids.net [Source type: General]

^ They have been called a new type of enemy, that move very fast.
  • Birth By Sleep - Kingdom Hearts Insider 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.khinsider.com [Source type: General]
  • What is Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep about? - Yahoo! Answers 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC answers.yahoo.com [Source type: General]

^ So instead we are introduced to a new enemy that existed around the time of Birth by Sleep called the Unbirths, which tend to move really fast.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep - The Kingdom Hearts 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Each ally used will have a unique set of attacks and finishing move.^ If you enable the 4 player mode setting to “Attack Allies”, he is very dangerous.
  • bebo.com - Profile from Kingdom Hearts Insider 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.bebo.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • bebo.com - Profile from Kingdom Hearts Insider 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.khinsider.bebo.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Each finishing move has two levels which can render a finishing move more powerful than before, similar to that of the Command System.^ Refreshingly, most levels won’t take you more than 5-10 minutes to finish which is perfect if you’re in a waiting room or sitting on the bus.
  • http://www.twingalaxies.com/index.aspx?c=9&id=1879 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.twingalaxies.com [Source type: General]

^ Jose 358/2 days is such a good game more than half way now and it is really really realy good...cant wai to finish then the wait for bbs .
  • bebo.com - Profile from Kingdom Hearts Insider 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.bebo.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • bebo.com - Profile from Kingdom Hearts Insider 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.khinsider.bebo.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ January 12, 2007 the gamecubes graphics are actually more powerful than the ps2's.
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

The D-Link can be activated by pressing/holding both the shoulder buttons and pressing the circle button to activate.[14]

Scenarios

.The game is divided into three separate scenarios, with each scenario surrounding an individual of the three main characters: Terra, Aqua, and Ventus.^ The game has three scenarios, each told from the perspective of one of the main characters.
  • IGN: Kingdom Hearts Update 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC psp.ign.com [Source type: General]

^ You will be able to play as three different characters at the start of the game: Terra, Ven and Aqua.
  • Birth By Sleep - Kingdom Hearts Insider 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.khinsider.com [Source type: General]
  • What is Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep about? - Yahoo! Answers 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC answers.yahoo.com [Source type: General]

^ Like the manga series, it is divided into separate series based on the games.
  • Kingdom Hearts (universe) - McLeodGaming Wiki - Super Smash Flash, Super Smash Flash 2, special moves, and more 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC mcleodgaming.wikia.com [Source type: General]

.The gameplay of each scenario differs based on the personalities and abilities of each character such as power, speed and magic.^ Yasue joked with the magazine that players may think the game was made by three different teams, as the play style is different for each character due to their varying personalities and abilities.
  • IGN: Kingdom Hearts Update 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC psp.ign.com [Source type: General]

^ The gameplay is based on a card system; player-composed decks of cards, with each card allowing the player to perform an action in battle, such as attacking or using magic.
  • Kingdom Hearts (universe) - McLeodGaming Wiki - Super Smash Flash, Super Smash Flash 2, special moves, and more 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC mcleodgaming.wikia.com [Source type: General]

^ Plus, the PSP title is said to feature different scenarios starring three different main characters and some major changes to the battle system, while the DS edition will be the first to feature multiplayer gameplay, for up to four players.
  • Kingdom Hearts - History of the Square and Disney RPG Project 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.brighthub.com [Source type: General]

.Players are able to choose which of the three scenarios to begin with and are able to switch to another scenario, midway through playing a scenario.^ Yasue joked with the magazine that players may think the game was made by three different teams, as the play style is different for each character due to their varying personalities and abilities.
  • IGN: Kingdom Hearts Update 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC psp.ign.com [Source type: General]

^ BBS is separated into 3 campaigns(one for each character), each character goes through the same worlds but with different scenarios, and to get the full plot you have to play as all 3.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep Official Site Open. - Page 2 - NeoGAF 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.neogaf.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I heard that each character will have his/her own scenario you must play through to beat the game which lasts about 15 hours each.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep release date announced » Ningin » Blog 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC blog.ningin.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[2] .The scenario's recommended order of play by Nomura is Terra, followed by Ventus, and lastly Aqua, allowing the player to best understand the story.^ Honestly I've given up on trying to understand Nomura's convoluted shitfest and would recommend you do the same.
  • Birth by Sleep awakens in this 'new' Kingdom Hearts trailer 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Master Eraqus, the ruler of this world, sends his three young apprentices, Terra, Ventus, and Aqua to find them.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - TFW2005 - The 2005 Boards 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.tfw2005.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Land of Departure: Mundo de partida de Terra, Aqua y Ventus.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - La Enciclopedia de Final Fantasy en Español 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC es.finalfantasy.wikia.com [Source type: General]

[9] .In addition, the three scenarios are very different and only share the same story-line for the first ten minutes of the story.^ Plus, the PSP title is said to feature different scenarios starring three different main characters and some major changes to the battle system, while the DS edition will be the first to feature multiplayer gameplay, for up to four players.
  • Kingdom Hearts - History of the Square and Disney RPG Project 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.brighthub.com [Source type: General]

^ BBS is separated into 3 campaigns(one for each character), each character goes through the same worlds but with different scenarios, and to get the full plot you have to play as all 3.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep Official Site Open. - Page 2 - NeoGAF 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.neogaf.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Wait a minute, RA & FotU are the same song but at different tempos.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep Official Site Open. - Page 2 - NeoGAF 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.neogaf.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[9]

Multiplayer

.The game supports up to six players at a time[16] in four new multiplayer modes namely, Versus, Arena, Command Board and Rumble Racing.^ The two modes set up will be a Multiplayer mode for 2-4 people, and a Single Player mode.
  • The Kingdom Hearts - The Ultimate Kingdom Hearts 3 Site (2) 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: General]

^ The co-op mode pits players against the "Mirage Arena," which allows Keyblade-wielders to tackle standalone co-op missions, or set up multiplayer rematches against the core game's toughest bosses.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep gets ad hoc multiplayer 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC playstation.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The DS game will have a totally new multiplayer mode where you direct the members of Organization XIII. Their missions will have variable objects, independent of the major plot, and each character will have his or her own strengths and weaknesses.
  • New Kingdom Hearts: 358/2 Days (DS) and Birth by Sleep (PSP) details - Video Games Blogger 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.videogamesblogger.com [Source type: General]

.Players control one of the three main characters suited in armor in a world known as the Mirage Arena.^ Each of the three main characters engage in their respective storylines but they'll run across each other as they traipse through the Disney-themed wonderlands featured in the adventure.
  • National Console Support, Inc | Welcome | Willkommen | Bienvenido |Benvenuti 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.ncsx.com [Source type: General]

^ The game will feature two modes – the Story Mode and Arena Mode – plus several different main characters who will tackle a variety of missions throughout the adventure.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep Preview 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.psxextreme.com [Source type: General]

^ Players can choose to control any of the three characters (there's no restriction on multiple participants choosing the same character), at which point they meet up and choose to teleport into a battle together.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep Preview for the PSP from 1UP.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.1up.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.In Versus, players fight against each other in a deathmatch style game within a world known as the while in Arena players fight co-operatively in a "Survival Mode" style of gameplay against wave after wave of Unversed.^ The co-op mode pits players against the "Mirage Arena," which allows Keyblade-wielders to tackle standalone co-op missions, or set up multiplayer rematches against the core game's toughest bosses.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep gets ad hoc multiplayer 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC playstation.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Based on the demo, Birth By Sleep's multiplayer bears little resemblance to the cooperative play of the other KH spin-off, 358/2 Days for DS. Rather than battle through story missions together, players in Birth By Sleep team up to fight through a battle arena, wailing on wave after wave of Heartless.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep Preview for the PSP from 1UP.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.1up.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ In the game, the world Hollow Bastion or better known as Radiant Garden will explain himself more.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • What is Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep about? - Yahoo! Answers 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC answers.yahoo.com [Source type: General]

.In Rumble Racing, players rave against each other competitively on their Keyblade vehicles which can also be used to attack rivals.^ The gameplay is based on a card system; player-composed decks of cards, with each card allowing the player to perform an action in battle, such as attacking or using magic.
  • Kingdom Hearts (universe) - McLeodGaming Wiki - Super Smash Flash, Super Smash Flash 2, special moves, and more 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC mcleodgaming.wikia.com [Source type: General]

^ Maybe they use some magic to appear human to everyone else other than Sora (and the player)?
  • Kingdom Hearts - Television Tropes & Idioms 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC tvtropes.org [Source type: General]

^ An in-game screenshot of the player using Axel fighting with other Organization members Gameplay .
  • Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days (video game) - giantbomb.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.giantbomb.com [Source type: General]

.In Command Board, players play a board game on the in-game Command Board mechanic to reach the end first like in traditional board games.^ Kyle Miller it seems like the first thing anybody does when they get the KH games is hack it and release the movies onto the net.
  • Kingdom Hearts Ultimania | Facebook 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.facebook.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ RPG and i just dont want to be playing through a WHOLE game thats like that where i don't understand whats going on in the menu and what skills are what.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep Preview 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.psxextreme.com [Source type: General]

^ The boss at Wonderland is easy > ,> As is Xaldin at Beasts Castle > ,> Then again, im a total KH junkie...been playing the games since the first game had just come out like...7-8 years ago I think.
  • Animazement Fan Forum • View topic - Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.animazement.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[5] .Setting records in the Mirage Arena earns players medals which can be exchanged for rare items in-game.^ The co-op mode pits players against the "Mirage Arena," which allows Keyblade-wielders to tackle standalone co-op missions, or set up multiplayer rematches against the core game's toughest bosses.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep gets ad hoc multiplayer 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC playstation.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[17] Only Ad-Hoc wireless multiplayer is allowed.[3]

Plot

Kingdom Hearts series fictional chronology
Birth by Sleep
Kingdom Hearts
Chain of Memories
358/2 Days
Kingdom Hearts II
coded

Setting

.Birth by Sleep is a prequel to the first Kingdom Hearts game, taking place ten years prior.^ Birth by Sleep takes place a long time before the current Kingdom Hearts games.
  • Kingdom Hearts 3 to be shown at TGS « Buttonbasher 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC buttonbasher.wordpress.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep protg contre les Custom(...
  • Kingdom Hearts 2 II 3, Birth By Sleep, 358/2 Days, Coded, Kingdom Hearts Saga - Kingdom Fantasy #1 sur Kingdom Hearts 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomfantasy.com [Source type: General]

^ Jesse McCartney confirms Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep localization .
  • Jesse McCartney confirms Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep localization 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[18][19] .Like the other games in the series, the player progresses through a collection of various worlds, based on various locales from the Disney animated features canon: Dwarf Woodlands from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs; Enchanted Dominion from Sleeping Beauty; Castle of Dreams from Cinderella; Olympus Coliseum from Hercules; Deep Space from Lilo & Stitch; Neverland from Peter Pan (featuring for the first time most of the main island setting new to the series rather than Captain Hook's pirate ship and Big Ben from the first game and Kingdom Hearts: 358/2 Days); and Mysterious Tower from Fantasia.^ And Square's not selling kingdom hearts to disney.
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

^ Birth by Sleep awakens in this 'new' Kingdom Hearts trailer 7 days ago .
  • Nomura: No Closed Mega Theater at TGS, but playable FFXIII, Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I gotta finish Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days soon.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep release date announced » Ningin » Blog 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC blog.ningin.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[16] .The game also features various new worlds specially created for the series by Square Enix such as the Land of Departure and Radiant Garden.^ Square Enix releases a new product.
  • Buy Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep (Sony PSP) - Play-Asia.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.play-asia.com [Source type: General]

^ Square needs new worlds.
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

^ News Sqaure Enix's President, Yoichi Wada wants the Final Fantasy development team to create “next generation” gameplay...
  • Square-Enix Confirms Final Fantasy XIII & Kingdom Hearts Event News 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.totalvideogames.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[20] .Disney Town, which is the town that surrounds the castle grounds of Disney Castle, serves as the game's minigame world.^ There is beasts castle, agrabah, the world that never was, twilight town, halloween town, neverland, and wonderland.
  • Birth By Sleep Update - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Nomura: Mainly the story will be their enjoyment, and because this game will take place in the past the Disney Worlds will also have a little timeshift as well.
  • New Interview + HQ Images: Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - KH-Vids.Net Forum 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.kh-vids.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The crew discuss Organization 13 characters' "somebodies", the new world, "Disney Town", and ring in the new KH Union Questions Segment!
  • Podcasts - Gaming Union 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.gamingunion.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Worlds such as Destiny Islands and Castle Oblivion also appear in the form of cutscenes, while the 100 Acre Wood from the Winnie the Pooh franchise, which had appeared in most other games of the series, only appears as a Command Board in Birth by Sleep.^ Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep is an Action Role-Playing game, developed and published by Square Enix, which was released in Japan in 2010.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep for PSP - GameRankings 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.gamerankings.com [Source type: General]

^ Other titles listed for the event include Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days on the DS, Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep on PSP and Kingdom Hearts Coded for mobiles.
  • Square-Enix Confirms Final Fantasy XIII & Kingdom Hearts Event News 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.totalvideogames.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Recap, this game takes place between KH 1 and 2 so Sora goes to Castle Oblivion and then is put into a deep sleep by Namine in order to restore his memories.
  • Anyone here like Kingdom Hearts? [Archive] - Naruto Discussion Forum 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC naruto.viz.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

Characters

Left to right: Aqua, Ven and Terra
.The three main characters are Terra, Aqua, and Ventus, a trio of close friends and apprentice Keyblade-wielders under Master Eraqus who aspire to become Masters themselves.^ Terra chooses riku to become the next wielder of his keyblade.
  • Ж [Post Oficial] KINGDOM HEARTS: Birth by Sleep Ж Famitsu 37/40 - P�gina 25 - Foro de Videojuegos - Vandal 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.vandal.net [Source type: General]

^ Terra, Ventus and Aqua are Master Eraqus’s apprentices and are trying out to be the next Keyblade master’s.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Which is your favorite of this three keyblade wielders?
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep [Archive] - KH-Vids.Net Forum 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.kh-vids.net [Source type: General]

.Another Keyblade Master, Xehanort, and his mysterious apprentice, Vanitas, serve as the game's antagonists.^ Just a guess but i think there were more people with a keyblade since there are keyblade masters, like Eraqus,Aqua,Ven,Xehanort, and King Mickey (note: Mickey is a kingblade master in the game increasing his powers) and apprentices like Terra(Roxas) & Vanitas.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Caboxb The story is that Terra(Roxas), Aqua, Ven are apprentices of Master Eraqus (a keyblade master) looking for another keyblade master which is Master Xehanort who as disappeared his apprentice Vanitas disapeared too (he looks like Riku Heartless Form) [and also Xehanort is a old man].
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Mickey- Inventr of the Drive Form Master Xehanort's apprentice POSSIBLE SPOILER This should tie up some theories...
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep [Archive] - KH-Vids.Net Forum 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.kh-vids.net [Source type: General]

.Other characters from the previous games return, such as Sora, Riku, and Kairi, though they are younger than their original incarnations and given less prominent roles.^ Will Sora and Riku appear in this game at all?
  • New Interview: Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep, 358/2 Days, and Coded + HQ Pics! - The Kingdom Hearts 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: General]

^ Are they really the parents of Sora, Kairi and that other guy?
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep Official Site Open. - Page 2 - NeoGAF 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.neogaf.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Sora promises to return to her with Riku, and Kairi waits on the island for their return.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

.A number of characters who later come to form Organization XIII also appear, particularly the first five apprentices of Ansem the Wise (Braig, Dilan, Even, Aeleus, and Ienzo) as well as Lea and Isa.^ There are some of the Organization XIII that are Ansem’s apprentices like (Braig, Dilan, Even, Aeleus and Ienzo).
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Master Xehanort , who is thought to be the game's antagonist, and Ansem the Wise's others five assistants: Braig, Dilan, Even, Aeleus, Ienzo are characters thought to appear although it has not been official stated.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep (video game) - giantbomb.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.giantbomb.com [Source type: General]

^ Lea, Axel's complete being, as well as Sax's complete being, will appear younger in Birth by Sleep.
  • Ж [Post Oficial] KINGDOM HEARTS: Birth by Sleep Ж Famitsu 37/40 - P�gina 25 - Foro de Videojuegos - Vandal 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.vandal.net [Source type: General]

[21] .As with the Heartless in Kingdom Hearts and the Nobodies in Kingdom Hearts II, Birth by Sleep introduces a new type of enemy: the Unversed, beings who oppose human life and feed off of negative emotions, created from those who are not well-versed in their own existences, and responsible for the uprising of Heartless and Nobodies in the other games.^ Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep Let's take a closer look...
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep [Archive] - KH-Vids.Net Forum 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.kh-vids.net [Source type: General]

^ Also this game will be introducing a new system!
  • New Interview + HQ Images: Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - KH-Vids.Net Forum 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.kh-vids.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • New Interview: Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep, 358/2 Days, and Coded + HQ Pics! - The Kingdom Hearts 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: General]

^ Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep at IGN.com .
  • AskMen.com - Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep preview 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.askmen.com [Source type: General]

[11]
.As with the other games in the series, Birth by Sleep features an extensive cast of Disney characters.^ The cast of characters from the Kunio-kun series have appeared in 30+ games over the years and Arc System Works adds another entry to the Kunio software library early next year.
  • National Console Support, Inc | Welcome | Willkommen | Bienvenido |Benvenuti 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.ncsx.com [Source type: General]

^ Each of the three main characters engage in their respective storylines but they'll run across each other as they traipse through the Disney-themed wonderlands featured in the adventure.
  • National Console Support, Inc | Welcome | Willkommen | Bienvenido |Benvenuti 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.ncsx.com [Source type: General]

^ Other titles listed for the event include Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days on the DS, Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep on PSP and Kingdom Hearts Coded for mobiles.
  • Square-Enix Confirms Final Fantasy XIII & Kingdom Hearts Event News 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.totalvideogames.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[13] .The most prominent of these characters is King Mickey,[12] who serves as a student under Yen Sid at this point in the series chronology.^ Shenzi, Banzai and Ed are the three most prominent hyenas who work for Scar, in the hope that they will get plenty of food while he is king of the Pride Land.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

^ Confirmed characters include Terra, Aqua and Ven, King Mickey,, Donald Duck, Goofy, young Sora and Riku, Hercules, Maleficent, Yen Sid, Cinderella, Aladdin, and Master Xehanort and his apprentice.
  • Crunchyroll - Kingdom Hearts's Group Info 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.crunchyroll.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The Pride Land and most of the characters were introduced in Kingdom Hearts II. Simba is a lion and the son of Mufasa, a former king of the Pride Land.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

.Donald Duck and Goofy, who served the main protagonist Sora in most other games, appear in smaller roles.^ Will Sora and Riku appear in this game at all?
  • New Interview: Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep, 358/2 Days, and Coded + HQ Pics! - The Kingdom Hearts 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: General]

^ Donald Duck: We've got a problem, Goofy!
  • [KHWorld V.4] // Frases célebres de Kingdom Hearts 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC khworld.webcindario.com [Source type: Original source]

^ The game will feature two modes – the Story Mode and Arena Mode – plus several different main characters who will tackle a variety of missions throughout the adventure.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep Preview 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.psxextreme.com [Source type: General]

.Most other Disney characters remain in their respective worlds regardless of their overall importance to the story in previous installments, such as Maleficent and Pete, who served as major antagonists between Kingdom Hearts and Kingdom Hearts II, and a number of the Princesses of Heart.^ Kingdom Hearts Characters Connecting to chat...
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

^ Comments about “Kingdom Hearts II” .
  • Kingdom Hearts II -- Boys' Life magazine 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC boyslife.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Kingdom Hearts II introduced several other characters from the Disney film.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

.Some characters (such as Experiment 626, Prince Phillip, and even King Mickey) occasionally fight alongside the player characters in battles as partners similar to the other games, providing assistance and performing combos to help the player proceed.^ Other characters that provided assistance were the Moogles and Huey, Dewey, and Louie.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

^ The gameplay is based on a card system; player-composed decks of cards, with each card allowing the player to perform an action in battle, such as attacking or using magic.
  • Kingdom Hearts (universe) - McLeodGaming Wiki - Super Smash Flash, Super Smash Flash 2, special moves, and more 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC mcleodgaming.wikia.com [Source type: General]

^ Although this interesting look into the back-story of a character that wasnt very heavily explored in the other games is cool, I couldnt help but feel frustrated with Roxas as a character.
  • Kingdom Hearts: 358/2 Days - DS review at Thunderbolt Games 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.thunderboltgames.com [Source type: General]

.However, they do not follow the player around constantly like Donald and Goofy in the other games.^ Square-Enix has said before that they'd like to shorten the localization process for their games, which is also why RPG followers are hoping Final Fantasy XIII makes it over here before the projected June date in GameStop's database.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep Gets Japanese Date? - PSP News 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.psxextreme.com [Source type: General]

^ On the trailer there was some interaction between the game's main characters and King Mickey , Queen Minnie , Goofy and Donald .
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep (video game) - giantbomb.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.giantbomb.com [Source type: General]

^ Yes, you do have a point about all the other games on the consoles like final fantasy and stuff.
  • Kingdom Hearts 3 to be shown at TGS « Buttonbasher 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC buttonbasher.wordpress.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Unlike the other major installments, which also featured casts of ten to twenty characters throughout the Final Fantasy series, Birth by Sleep only features two of these characters: Zack Fair from Final Fantasy VII, and Moogles, from several of the Final Fantasy games.^ Moogles are well known for their roles in the Final Fantasy series.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

^ PSP News from N4G - Jan 4, 2010 Nomura: Zack only Final Fantasy character in Birth...
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep , Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep PSP, | GamesRadar 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.gamesradar.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The majority of the inhabitants are alternate versions of Final Fantasy characters.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

[22]

Story

.The story begins in the Land of Departure with a trio of close friends and Keyblade apprentices - Terra, Aqua and Ventus (Ven for short) - under Master Eraqus, who aspire to become Keyblade Masters.^ Ven : Do you know Terra and Aqua!?
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Wikiquote 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: Original source]

^ Wonder who will voice Terra & Aqua?
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep Localized? - IGN Boards 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC boards.ign.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ At the Keyblade graveyard Xehanort faces off with Terra, Aqua, and Ven.
  • Tokyo Game Show: Kingdom Hearts - KHInsider Forums 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.khinsider.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Terra and Aqua both take the Master Qualification Exam in order to reach this rank: while Aqua passes, Terra fails due to the abundant darkness in his heart.^ Aqua passes her master qualification exam.
  • Ж [Post Oficial] KINGDOM HEARTS: Birth by Sleep Ж Famitsu 37/40 - P�gina 25 - Foro de Videojuegos - Vandal 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.vandal.net [Source type: General]

^ Now we will begin the Master Qualification Exam.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Wikiquote 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: Original source]

^ To prevent darkness from taking over their world and to find the secret behind the master's disappearance, three novices set off on a journey across the Disney Worlds.
  • Buy Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep (Sony PSP) - Play-Asia.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.play-asia.com [Source type: General]

.Suddenly, a fellow Keyblade Master, Xehanort, disappears, and a mysterious horde of creatures known as the Unversed begin to appear throughout the worlds.^ To prevent darkness from taking over their world and to find the secret behind the master's disappearance, three novices set off on a journey across the Disney Worlds.
  • Buy Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep (Sony PSP) - Play-Asia.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.play-asia.com [Source type: General]

^ When one of the most prominent Keyblade Masters, Zeanort disappeared with his only disciple, the world knew that a big disaster is coming.
  • Buy Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep (Sony PSP) - Play-Asia.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.play-asia.com [Source type: General]

^ Caboxb The story is that Terra(Roxas), Aqua, Ven are apprentices of Master Eraqus (a keyblade master) looking for another keyblade master which is Master Xehanort who as disappeared his apprentice Vanitas disapeared too (he looks like Riku Heartless Form) [and also Xehanort is a old man].
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Eraqus sends Terra to destroy the Unversed and locate Master Xehanort.^ Terra then fight with Master Xehanort.
  • hearts — DownThisVideo! - Download videos from YouTube, GoogleVideo, Metacafe, DailyMotion, Vimeo, etc... 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC downthisvideo.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Terra : Master Xehanort, what should I protect?
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Wikiquote 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: Original source]

^ The trailer starts with Ven sitting unconsciously on a thrown in what looks to be the Chamber of Repose - There's a conversation between Master Xehanort and Master Eraqus about the Keyblade war - Terra swings his Keyblade, saying "my dream is to become a Keyblade Master."
  • Ж [Post Oficial] KINGDOM HEARTS: Birth by Sleep Ж Famitsu 37/40 - P�gina 25 - Foro de Videojuegos - Vandal 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.vandal.net [Source type: General]

.Ven is goaded by Xehanort's enigmatic apprentice, Vanitas, into following Terra against Eraqus's wishes.^ The trailer starts with Ven sitting unconsciously on a thrown in what looks to be the Chamber of Repose - There's a conversation between Master Xehanort and Master Eraqus about the Keyblade war - Terra swings his Keyblade, saying "my dream is to become a Keyblade Master."
  • Ж [Post Oficial] KINGDOM HEARTS: Birth by Sleep Ж Famitsu 37/40 - P�gina 25 - Foro de Videojuegos - Vandal 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.vandal.net [Source type: General]

^ We are taken back 10 years into the past where 3 knights, (who go by the names of Terra, Aqua, and Ven) go on separate journeys to find and stop an evil man who surprisingly is named Master Xehanort.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep - The Kingdom Hearts 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Just a guess but i think there were more people with a keyblade since there are keyblade masters, like Eraqus,Aqua,Ven,Xehanort, and King Mickey (note: Mickey is a kingblade master in the game increasing his powers) and apprentices like Terra(Roxas) & Vanitas.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Eraqus sends Aqua to survey Terra and make sure he does not fall into darkness, as well as bring Ven back to the Land of Departure.^ If the unthinkable happen and Terra really falls into darkness, bring him back to me immediately.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Wikiquote 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: Original source]

^ Ven : Do you know Terra and Aqua!?
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Wikiquote 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: Original source]

^ Aqua: Terra won’t fall into darkness.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Boxxet 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

.Upon arriving in several worlds, Terra, Aqua, and Ventus encounter various Disney characters fighting off hoards of Unversed along the way.^ To prevent darkness from taking over their world and to find the secret behind the master's disappearance, three novices set off on a journey across the Disney Worlds.
  • Buy Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep (Sony PSP) - Play-Asia.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.play-asia.com [Source type: General]

^ Terra) Aqua and Ventus have light of great brillance which would make the darkness inside you more apparent.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Wikiquote 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: Original source]

^ Set as a prequel to the very first Kingdom Hearts title on PlayStation, the next instalment will see three brand new protagonists, Ven, Aqua and Terra, take on the Unversed across Disney themed worlds, uncovering plenty of secrets and discoveries along the way.
  • PlayStation Beyond - Previews - Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.psbeyond.com [Source type: General]

.Among the characters they meet is Mickey Mouse, the apprentice of the sorcerer Yen Sid, who is also on a mission to destroy the Unversed.^ The game will feature two modes – the Story Mode and Arena Mode – plus several different main characters who will tackle a variety of missions throughout the adventure.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep Preview 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.psxextreme.com [Source type: General]

^ He is a sorcerer who lives in Tower accessed from Twilight Town and was King Mickey's teacher.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

^ Took A Level In Badass : Mickey is shown to have been clumsy at keyblading when training under Yen Sid in Birth By Sleep.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Television Tropes & Idioms 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC tvtropes.org [Source type: General]

.Terra ends up attracting the attention of several Disney villains, who offer him the whereabouts of Master Xehanort in exchange for assistance in their own dark agendas.^ Terra : Master Xehanort, what should I protect?
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Wikiquote 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: Original source]

^ The main antagonist seems to be a strange old guy named Master Xehanort, and Mickey will make his own appearance: we see him protecting Ven or accompanying Yen Sid, Donald and Dingo.
  • New Kingdom Hearts: 358/2 Days (DS) and Birth by Sleep (PSP) details - Video Games Blogger 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.videogamesblogger.com [Source type: General]

^ We are taken back 10 years into the past where 3 knights, (who go by the names of Terra, Aqua, and Ven) go on separate journeys to find and stop an evil man who surprisingly is named Master Xehanort.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep - The Kingdom Hearts 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Terra reasons that Xehanort is after the seven Princesses of Heart—maidens who lack darkness in their hearts—and encourages Aqua to help them strengthen the light in their hearts, hoping it will draw Xehanort out.^ Those who lack hearts..
  • bebo.com - Profile from ●●● KINGDOM HEARTS LOV3RS BAND ●●● 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC kingdomheartsowns.bebo.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Over all Sora see's the light in the darkness and the events of Birth by sleep effects The end of Kingdom hearts II (It's possible that we will find out the contents of King Mickys letter.
  • Ж [Post Oficial] KINGDOM HEARTS: Birth by Sleep Ж Famitsu 37/40 - P�gina 25 - Foro de Videojuegos - Vandal 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.vandal.net [Source type: General]

^ Aqua: Terra won’t fall into darkness.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Boxxet 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

.However, Aqua and Ven grow increasingly concerned for Terra when they hear rumors of him committing sinister deeds throughout other worlds.^ Ven : Do you know Terra and Aqua!?
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Wikiquote 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: Original source]

^ Ven: Do you know Terra and Aqua!?
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep TGS Trailer inside! | Video Game Online Forums & Community | Game Platform Discussions for Video Games - GameTrailers.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.gametrailers.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Spoiler : Anyways, the story takes place 10 years prior to KH1 and Ven, Terra, and Aqua are keyblade wielders (maybe the first?
  • KIngdom Hearts Birth by Sleep (BBS) - Naruto Discussion Forum 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC naruto.viz.com [Source type: General]

.The three briefly reunite at Radiant Garden, where Aqua meets Kairi, a young girl containing a strong and pure light in the heart of her royal blood, and helps strengthen her light.^ Aqua : (about Kairi) I feel a light in this girl.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Wikiquote 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: Original source]

^ You will therefore follow the destinies of the three main friends, each able to wield a Keyblade: the warrior Terra, Ven, the double of Roxas (this mystery will be explained in the game), and Aqua, the young girl with the blue hair.
  • The Kingdom Hearts - The Ultimate Kingdom Hearts 3 Site (2) 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: General]

^ I liked the part where Aqua was talking to King Mickey about Kairi about having a light within her.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Official Discussion Thread - Page 15 - .hack//G.U. Forums 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.dothack.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Aqua and Ven also confront Terra, who distances himself from them to keep them out of the way of his increasingly dangerous dark powers.^ Ven : Do you know Terra and Aqua!?
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Wikiquote 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: Original source]

^ Wonder who will voice Terra & Aqua?
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep Localized? - IGN Boards 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC boards.ign.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Ven: Do you know Terra and Aqua!?
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep TGS Trailer inside! | Video Game Online Forums & Community | Game Platform Discussions for Video Games - GameTrailers.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.gametrailers.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Terra and Aqua try to convince Ven to return to the Land of Departure, but he refuses until he is certain Terra won't fall into darkness.^ Ven : Do you know Terra and Aqua!?
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Wikiquote 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: Original source]

^ Aqua: Terra won’t fall into darkness.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Boxxet 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

^ Ven: Do you know Terra and Aqua!?
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep TGS Trailer inside! | Video Game Online Forums & Community | Game Platform Discussions for Video Games - GameTrailers.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.gametrailers.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Terra and Aqua eventually find themselves at Destiny Islands where they encounter two young boys, Sora and Riku.^ Sora later meets Riku on several occasions, but the two clash over saving Kairi.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

^ Currently it is known that he and his apprentice disappeared, and that Terra, Aqua, and Ven are sent on a quest to find them, as their disappearance forshadows disaster.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

^ Master Eraqus, the ruler of this world, sends his three young apprentices, Terra, Ventus, and Aqua to find them.
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.Terra sees potential within Riku and deems him worthy of one day wielding the Keyblade, while Aqua senses strong ties with Sora and Riku to Ven and Terra, respectively.^ Ven : Do you know Terra and Aqua!?
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Wikiquote 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: Original source]

^ At the Keyblade graveyard Xehanort faces off with Terra, Aqua, and Ven.
  • Tokyo Game Show: Kingdom Hearts - KHInsider Forums 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.khinsider.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Ven: Do you know Terra and Aqua!?
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep TGS Trailer inside! | Video Game Online Forums & Community | Game Platform Discussions for Video Games - GameTrailers.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.gametrailers.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Ven, meanwhile, comes across Master Xehanort, who reveals his intentions to use Ven's heart to create a final Keyblade known as the Χ-Blade, something Xehanort says Master Eraqus had known all along.^ Kingdom Hearts serves as the repository for all the story ideas that were deemed too silly for mainline Final Fantasy games!
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep Official Site Open. - Page 2 - NeoGAF 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.neogaf.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ From Ansem's Report (KINGDOM HEARTS) Long before Sora took up the Keyblade, there were other Keyblade masters.
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^ The trailer starts with Ven sitting unconsciously on a thrown in what looks to be the Chamber of Repose - There's a conversation between Master Xehanort and Master Eraqus about the Keyblade war - Terra swings his Keyblade, saying "my dream is to become a Keyblade Master."
  • Ж [Post Oficial] KINGDOM HEARTS: Birth by Sleep Ж Famitsu 37/40 - P�gina 25 - Foro de Videojuegos - Vandal 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.vandal.net [Source type: General]

.Ven returns to the Land of Departure to confront Eraqus, who tries to erase Ven to prevent Xehanort's plans from succeeding.^ Caboxb The story is that Terra(Roxas), Aqua, Ven are apprentices of Master Eraqus (a keyblade master) looking for another keyblade master which is Master Xehanort who as disappeared his apprentice Vanitas disapeared too (he looks like Riku Heartless Form) [and also Xehanort is a old man].
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ [Land of Departure] Terra: Master Xehanort, what should I protect?
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep TGS Trailer inside! | Video Game Online Forums & Community | Game Platform Discussions for Video Games - GameTrailers.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.gametrailers.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.However, Terra, who had been sent there by Xehanort, misinterprets the situation and attacks Eraqus, teleporting Ven to safety.^ The trailer starts with Ven sitting unconsciously on a thrown in what looks to be the Chamber of Repose - There's a conversation between Master Xehanort and Master Eraqus about the Keyblade war - Terra swings his Keyblade, saying "my dream is to become a Keyblade Master."
  • Ж [Post Oficial] KINGDOM HEARTS: Birth by Sleep Ж Famitsu 37/40 - P�gina 25 - Foro de Videojuegos - Vandal 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.vandal.net [Source type: General]

^ Just a guess but i think there were more people with a keyblade since there are keyblade masters, like Eraqus,Aqua,Ven,Xehanort, and King Mickey (note: Mickey is a kingblade master in the game increasing his powers) and apprentices like Terra(Roxas) & Vanitas.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Caboxb The story is that Terra(Roxas), Aqua, Ven are apprentices of Master Eraqus (a keyblade master) looking for another keyblade master which is Master Xehanort who as disappeared his apprentice Vanitas disapeared too (he looks like Riku Heartless Form) [and also Xehanort is a old man].
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.As soon as Terra realizes his error, Xehanort finishes Eraqus off and tells Terra to go to the Keyblade Graveyard, leaving the Land of Departure to be consumed by darkness.^ At the Keyblade graveyard Xehanort faces off with Terra, Aqua, and Ven.
  • Tokyo Game Show: Kingdom Hearts - KHInsider Forums 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.khinsider.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I REALLY need to go finish KH2.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep Official Site Open. - Page 2 - NeoGAF 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.neogaf.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Just a guess but i think there were more people with a keyblade since there are keyblade masters, like Eraqus,Aqua,Ven,Xehanort, and King Mickey (note: Mickey is a kingblade master in the game increasing his powers) and apprentices like Terra(Roxas) & Vanitas.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.At Destiny Islands, Ven once again encounters Vanitas and learns of his past: Ven was once Xehanort's apprentice, but his heart was deemed too weak for Xehanort to use him as he intended, so he extracted the darkness in Ven's heart and used it to create Vanitas.^ Just a guess but i think there were more people with a keyblade since there are keyblade masters, like Eraqus,Aqua,Ven,Xehanort, and King Mickey (note: Mickey is a kingblade master in the game increasing his powers) and apprentices like Terra(Roxas) & Vanitas.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Caboxb The story is that Terra(Roxas), Aqua, Ven are apprentices of Master Eraqus (a keyblade master) looking for another keyblade master which is Master Xehanort who as disappeared his apprentice Vanitas disapeared too (he looks like Riku Heartless Form) [and also Xehanort is a old man].
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Vanitas se quita su casco (con la cara fuera de la pantalla) y Master Xehanort le pregunta: "Cmo est Ven?"
  • Ж [Post Oficial] KINGDOM HEARTS: Birth by Sleep Ж Famitsu 37/40 - P�gina 25 - Foro de Videojuegos - Vandal 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.vandal.net [Source type: General]

.As with Terra before him, Ven is instructed by Vanitas to go to the Keyblade Graveyard.^ At the Keyblade graveyard Xehanort faces off with Terra, Aqua, and Ven.
  • Tokyo Game Show: Kingdom Hearts - KHInsider Forums 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.khinsider.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Spoiler : Anyways, the story takes place 10 years prior to KH1 and Ven, Terra, and Aqua are keyblade wielders (maybe the first?
  • KIngdom Hearts Birth by Sleep (BBS) - Naruto Discussion Forum 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC naruto.viz.com [Source type: General]

^ Just a guess but i think there were more people with a keyblade since there are keyblade masters, like Eraqus,Aqua,Ven,Xehanort, and King Mickey (note: Mickey is a kingblade master in the game increasing his powers) and apprentices like Terra(Roxas) & Vanitas.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Aqua, in the meantime, learns of Eraqus's death from Yen Sid, who tells her to go to the Keyblade Graveyard as well.^ Caboxb The story is that Terra(Roxas), Aqua, Ven are apprentices of Master Eraqus (a keyblade master) looking for another keyblade master which is Master Xehanort who as disappeared his apprentice Vanitas disapeared too (he looks like Riku Heartless Form) [and also Xehanort is a old man].
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Terra, Ventus and Aqua are Master Eraqus’s apprentices and are trying out to be the next Keyblade master’s.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ At the Keyblade graveyard Xehanort faces off with Terra, Aqua, and Ven.
  • Tokyo Game Show: Kingdom Hearts - KHInsider Forums 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.khinsider.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Terra, Aqua, and Ventus gather at the Keyblade Graveyard, where the remains of the mysterious Keyblade War are found.^ It is all that remains of the Keyblade War!
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Wikiquote 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: Original source]

^ At the Keyblade graveyard Xehanort faces off with Terra, Aqua, and Ven.
  • Tokyo Game Show: Kingdom Hearts - KHInsider Forums 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.khinsider.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ You will therefore follow the destinies of the three main friends, each able to wield a Keyblade: the warrior Terra, Ven, the double of Roxas (this mystery will be explained in the game), and Aqua, the young girl with the blue hair.
  • The Kingdom Hearts - The Ultimate Kingdom Hearts 3 Site (2) 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: General]

.Master Xehanort appears with Vanitas and reveals his plan to use the Χ-Blade to unlock Kingdom Hearts and unleash the forbidden secrets of the Keyblade War onto the various worlds, as well as to use Terra's body as a new vessel for his own heart so that he may survive long enough to see his plans come to fruition.^ Long live Kingdom hearts, Long live the Wii.
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

^ Kingdom Hearts 3 please come out!
  • Kingdom Hearts 3: Could it be? | Post, Read Comments & Opinions Online, gaming | Upick Daily 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.nick.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Terra then fight with Master Xehanort.
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.A battle results with Xehanort freezing Ven and Vanitas knocking Aqua unconscious.^ Just a guess but i think there were more people with a keyblade since there are keyblade masters, like Eraqus,Aqua,Ven,Xehanort, and King Mickey (note: Mickey is a kingblade master in the game increasing his powers) and apprentices like Terra(Roxas) & Vanitas.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Caboxb The story is that Terra(Roxas), Aqua, Ven are apprentices of Master Eraqus (a keyblade master) looking for another keyblade master which is Master Xehanort who as disappeared his apprentice Vanitas disapeared too (he looks like Riku Heartless Form) [and also Xehanort is a old man].
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Vanitas se quita su casco (con la cara fuera de la pantalla) y Master Xehanort le pregunta: "Cmo est Ven?"
  • Ж [Post Oficial] KINGDOM HEARTS: Birth by Sleep Ж Famitsu 37/40 - P�gina 25 - Foro de Videojuegos - Vandal 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.vandal.net [Source type: General]

.In his rage, Terra unleashes the darkness in his heart, inadvertently allowing Xehanort to unlock his own heart and successfully transfer it into Terra's body, turning him into the new Xehanort.^ Xehanort send his heart into Terra's body...
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^ Xehanort than UNLOCK his heart with his own Keyblade!
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^ Aqua: Terra won’t fall into darkness.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Boxxet 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

.However, Terra's Sentiment continues to linger in his discarded suit of armor, which comes to life and defeats Xehanort, knocking him out cold.^ Terra’s eyes changed maybe because old Master Xehanort may have controlled him?
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ When Sora meets the Lingering Sentiment in a desert, the soldier calls out Xehanort's name and attacks Sora.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

^ The game doesn't really come right out and say it, but it sure looks like him, minus the fancy head hair.
  • Destructoid - New Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep pics, also Sakaguchi 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.destructoid.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Ven, meanwhile, manages to thaw himself before Vanitas can kill Aqua, and discovers his dark counterpart to be the source of all Unversed.^ The final scene depicts Aqua questioning Maleficent in the forest of thorns about what she told Ven, about Terra succumbing to darkness for more power.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts Wiki - A world of information not accessible by Gummiship 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC kingdomhearts.wikia.com [Source type: General]
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts Wiki - A world of information not accessible by Gummiship 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC kingdomhearts.wikia.com [Source type: General]

Vanitas merges with Ven, possessing him and creating the Χ-Blade. .Aqua awakens under Mickey's care, and the two fight the possessed Ven while Ven battles Vanitas from within.^ I liked the part where Aqua was talking to King Mickey about Kairi about having a light within her.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Official Discussion Thread - Page 15 - .hack//G.U. Forums 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.dothack.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Aqua mentions that she senses 'light' from Kairi, and King Mickey tells her that Kairi is special - Ven runs past Eleaus and Dilan, and the two yell out "wait!"
  • Ж [Post Oficial] KINGDOM HEARTS: Birth by Sleep Ж Famitsu 37/40 - P�gina 25 - Foro de Videojuegos - Vandal 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.vandal.net [Source type: General]

^ Just a guess but i think there were more people with a keyblade since there are keyblade masters, like Eraqus,Aqua,Ven,Xehanort, and King Mickey (note: Mickey is a kingblade master in the game increasing his powers) and apprentices like Terra(Roxas) & Vanitas.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Aqua shatters the Χ-Blade as Ven destroys Vanitas, though Ven's heart is lost in the process.^ Aqua beats Ven but it seams as though Ven is going to turn the tides and beat Aqua in a kind of -Riku Vs.
  • Ж [Post Oficial] KINGDOM HEARTS: Birth by Sleep Ж Famitsu 37/40 - P�gina 25 - Foro de Videojuegos - Vandal 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.vandal.net [Source type: General]

^ Kingdom Hearts rocks # 1 fan Awesome I love this game and the characters [ Terra, Aqua and ven.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

The destroyed Χ-Blade unleashes a burst of light, which consumes everyone present and scatters them to the corridors of space, save for the Lingering Sentiment, which remains in the Keyblade Graveyard.
.Mickey saves Aqua and Ventus and brings them to Yen Sid's tower, where Aqua learns that Ven has lost his will to live and will not be revived until his heart returns.^ Aqua mentions that she senses 'light' from Kairi, and King Mickey tells her that Kairi is special - Ven runs past Eleaus and Dilan, and the two yell out "wait!"
  • Ж [Post Oficial] KINGDOM HEARTS: Birth by Sleep Ж Famitsu 37/40 - P�gina 25 - Foro de Videojuegos - Vandal 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.vandal.net [Source type: General]

^ Terra is seen overseeing them with Ven, and in the company of Yen Sid, Donald and Pluto.
  • The Kingdom Hearts - The Ultimate Kingdom Hearts 3 Site (2) 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: General]

^ Took A Level In Badass : Mickey is shown to have been clumsy at keyblading when training under Yen Sid in Birth By Sleep.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Television Tropes & Idioms 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC tvtropes.org [Source type: General]

.Aqua brings Ven back to the ruins of the Land of Departure, where she discovers Master Eraqus's Keyblade.^ Spoiler : Anyways, the story takes place 10 years prior to KH1 and Ven, Terra, and Aqua are keyblade wielders (maybe the first?
  • KIngdom Hearts Birth by Sleep (BBS) - Naruto Discussion Forum 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC naruto.viz.com [Source type: General]

^ The trailer starts with Ven sitting unconsciously on a thrown in what looks to be the Chamber of Repose - There's a conversation between Master Xehanort and Master Eraqus about the Keyblade war - Terra swings his Keyblade, saying "my dream is to become a Keyblade Master."
  • Ж [Post Oficial] KINGDOM HEARTS: Birth by Sleep Ж Famitsu 37/40 - P�gina 25 - Foro de Videojuegos - Vandal 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.vandal.net [Source type: General]

^ Just a guess but i think there were more people with a keyblade since there are keyblade masters, like Eraqus,Aqua,Ven,Xehanort, and King Mickey (note: Mickey is a kingblade master in the game increasing his powers) and apprentices like Terra(Roxas) & Vanitas.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.There she unlocks the Chamber of Waking and creates Castle Oblivion from the ruins using Master Eraqus's Keyblade.^ The trailer starts with Ven sitting unconsciously on a thrown in what looks to be the Chamber of Repose - There's a conversation between Master Xehanort and Master Eraqus about the Keyblade war - Terra swings his Keyblade, saying "my dream is to become a Keyblade Master."
  • Ж [Post Oficial] KINGDOM HEARTS: Birth by Sleep Ж Famitsu 37/40 - P�gina 25 - Foro de Videojuegos - Vandal 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.vandal.net [Source type: General]

^ Just a guess but i think there were more people with a keyblade since there are keyblade masters, like Eraqus,Aqua,Ven,Xehanort, and King Mickey (note: Mickey is a kingblade master in the game increasing his powers) and apprentices like Terra(Roxas) & Vanitas.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Nomura: The keyblade that Roxas used and the Keyblade that Sora once lost in Castle Oblivion are the same thing.

.After leaving Ven within the chamber, Aqua goes to Radiant Garden where she encounters Xehanort still in Terra's body.^ Ven : Do you know Terra and Aqua!?
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Wikiquote 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: Original source]

^ At the Keyblade graveyard Xehanort faces off with Terra, Aqua, and Ven.
  • Tokyo Game Show: Kingdom Hearts - KHInsider Forums 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.khinsider.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Ven: Do you know Terra and Aqua!?
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep TGS Trailer inside! | Video Game Online Forums & Community | Game Platform Discussions for Video Games - GameTrailers.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.gametrailers.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Aqua then battles Xehanort before Terra, from within, attempts to stop Xehanort at the cost of his being as he starts sinking into darkness.^ Aqua: Terra won’t fall into darkness.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Boxxet 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

^ Aqua: Terra won't fall into darkness.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep TGS Trailer inside! | Video Game Online Forums & Community | Game Platform Discussions for Video Games - GameTrailers.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.gametrailers.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ If the unthinkable happen and Terra really falls into darkness, bring him back to me immediately.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Wikiquote 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: Original source]

.But Aqua dives into the darkness and saves Terra from disappearing with her armor and Keyblade.^ Aqua: Terra won’t fall into darkness.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Boxxet 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

^ Aqua: Terra won't fall into darkness.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep TGS Trailer inside! | Video Game Online Forums & Community | Game Platform Discussions for Video Games - GameTrailers.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.gametrailers.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Spoiler : Anyways, the story takes place 10 years prior to KH1 and Ven, Terra, and Aqua are keyblade wielders (maybe the first?
  • KIngdom Hearts Birth by Sleep (BBS) - Naruto Discussion Forum 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC naruto.viz.com [Source type: General]

.She ends up getting trapped in the Realm of Darkness and beginning a journey to return to her friends.^ All worlds begin in darkness, and all so end.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Wikiquote 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: Original source]

^ In Kingdom Hearts: Chain of Memories and Kingdom Hearts II, he returns wielding the Keyblade of the dark realm.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

^ Ansem: All worlds begin in darkness, and all so end.
  • [KHWorld V.4] // Frases célebres de Kingdom Hearts 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC khworld.webcindario.com [Source type: Original source]

.In a fever of amnesia, Xehanort is taken in by Ansem the Wise, ruler of Radiant Garden, as his apprentice, with Braig helping him carry through with their plan.^ Ansem was formerly a respected sage and ruler of the Radiant Garden.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

^ There are some of the Organization XIII that are Ansem’s apprentices like (Braig, Dilan, Even, Aeleus and Ienzo).
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The “Unknown Elder man” is called Master Xehanort and the guy next to him is his Apprentice Vanitas.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

Finally, Vens' wandering ball of light finds its way to young Sora, merging with the young boy.
.Several years later, after the events of Kingdom Hearts II, Aqua comes across Ansem, who survived his ordeal at the World that Never Was, in the Realm of Darkness with only a few of his memories remaining.^ Ansem: Darkness conquers all worlds!
  • [KHWorld V.4] // Frases célebres de Kingdom Hearts 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC khworld.webcindario.com [Source type: Original source]

^ Kingdom Hearts II’ only average game .
  • Kingdom Hearts - Boxxet 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

^ Comments about “Kingdom Hearts II” .
  • Kingdom Hearts II -- Boys' Life magazine 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC boyslife.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.He tells Aqua all about his encounters with Sora and that Sora is now the only one who can stop the worlds from being engulfed in darkness and save those connected to his heart, including Terra and Ven.^ Ven : Do you know Terra and Aqua!?
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Wikiquote 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: Original source]

^ Perhaps...If he were to do...the boy who can connect his heart with anyone...Then he will be able to open the door and save those unhappy beings.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Wikiquote 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: Original source]

^ "There's only one thing real about this world and that's us!
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Official Discussion Thread - Page 15 - .hack//G.U. Forums 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.dothack.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Sora, having now read the letter from King Mickey, bids farewell to Kairi as he prepares to depart on another journey to save Terra, Ventus, and Aqua from their fates.^ I liked the part where Aqua was talking to King Mickey about Kairi about having a light within her.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Official Discussion Thread - Page 15 - .hack//G.U. Forums 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.dothack.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Aqua mentions that she senses 'light' from Kairi, and King Mickey tells her that Kairi is special - Ven runs past Eleaus and Dilan, and the two yell out "wait!"
  • Ж [Post Oficial] KINGDOM HEARTS: Birth by Sleep Ж Famitsu 37/40 - P�gina 25 - Foro de Videojuegos - Vandal 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.vandal.net [Source type: General]

^ Just a guess but i think there were more people with a keyblade since there are keyblade masters, like Eraqus,Aqua,Ven,Xehanort, and King Mickey (note: Mickey is a kingblade master in the game increasing his powers) and apprentices like Terra(Roxas) & Vanitas.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - Kingdom Hearts 3 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.kingdomhearts3.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

Development

.Development of the game began in June 2005 and was originally intended for the PlayStation 2 with Sora as the prototype protagonist of the game.^ While it is debatable as to whether or not the Keyblade was originally intended for Riku, his theft of it in Kingdom Hearts I forced Sora to have to fight to reclaim his title as Keybearer.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Television Tropes & Idioms 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC tvtropes.org [Source type: General]

[23] .Birth by Sleep was developed by Square Enix's fifth Product Development Division, based in Osaka,[1] the same team behind Kingdom Hearts Re:Chain of Memories, and uses the same graphical engine as Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII.^ And Square's not selling kingdom hearts to disney.
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

^ FF VII's Zack coming to Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep 20 comments .
  • Destructoid - New Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep pics, also Sakaguchi 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.destructoid.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Jesse McCartney confirms Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep localization .
  • Jesse McCartney confirms Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep localization 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[24][25] .During development of Kingdom Hearts II, the Osaka-based team had requested to be involved in a spin-off if one were to be made.^ Comments about “Kingdom Hearts II” .
  • Kingdom Hearts II -- Boys' Life magazine 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC boyslife.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Kingdom Hearts 3 however will be one PS3.
  • Kingdom Hearts 3 to be shown at TGS « Buttonbasher 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC buttonbasher.wordpress.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Kingdom Hearts II ROCKS, that is all.
  • Kingdom Hearts II -- Boys' Life magazine 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC boyslife.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[1] .Development of the game began before the release of Kingdom Hearts II Final Mix+.^ Kingdom Hearts: 358/2 Days’ takes place before that game, so theoretically it’s ‘Kingdom Hearts II’.
  • Angry Video Game Nerd Saves Kingdom Hearts! Chapter 1, a Kingdom Hearts fanfic - FanFiction.Net 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.fanfiction.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Kingdom Hearts II was more of the same from the original game.
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

^ Final Mix games* .
  • Anyone here like Kingdom Hearts? [Archive] - Naruto Discussion Forum 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC naruto.viz.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.The plot was completed, but development was halted six months after it began due to development of Re:Chain of Memories.^ We got more tidbits of information and some beautifully done artwork on Final Mix+ and Re: Chain of Memories.
  • bebo.com - Profile from ●●● KINGDOM HEARTS LOV3RS BAND ●●● 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC kingdomheartsowns.bebo.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Realisation “ Birth by Sleep , co-realised by Tai Yasue, is developed by the same team that was in charge of Re: Chain of Memories ; although its production had begun first, it will be the last of the three new projects to be released.
  • The Kingdom Hearts - The Ultimate Kingdom Hearts 3 Site (2) 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: General]

^ However, Nomura had an extra surprise in for his fans, a completely remade version of Kingdom Hearts: Chain of Memories.
  • bebo.com - Profile from ●●● KINGDOM HEARTS LOV3RS BAND ●●● 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC kingdomheartsowns.bebo.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Birth by Sleep is named after the unlockable trailer at the end of Kingdom Hearts II Final Mix.^ New Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep trailer has cameos 23 comments .
  • Destructoid - New Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep pics, also Sakaguchi 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.destructoid.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • Destructoid - TGS 08: Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep gameplay 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.destructoid.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Birth by Sleep awakens in this 'new' Kingdom Hearts trailer .
  • Birth by Sleep awakens in this 'new' Kingdom Hearts trailer 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Kingdom Hearts 2 final mix in english ever sorry guys.
  • Kingdom Hearts 3 to be shown at TGS « Buttonbasher 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC buttonbasher.wordpress.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.The development team changed the platform to the PlayStation Portable so as to make use of the PSP's functions such as co-operative and competitive multiplayer gameplay.^ For the first time in Kingdom Hearts' history, co-operative multiplayer is being introduced with both Multi-card and Wi-Fi support.
  • Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days (video game) - giantbomb.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.giantbomb.com [Source type: General]

^ The graphics representation of the PlayStation Portable is that of high strength and capacity, which will maximise the use of a new three-person protagonist system as shown in the three scenarios to pick from.
  • The Kingdom Hearts - The Ultimate Kingdom Hearts 3 Site (2) 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: General]

^ Developers cant make fun games forever, nor can they have stuff that hasnt been done before using the remote.
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

.Of the three new games announced, Birth by Sleep was the first one to begin development; however, as previously speculated by Nomura, it was the last one released due to the development team halting development to work on Re: Chain of Memories.^ Realisation “ Birth by Sleep , co-realised by Tai Yasue, is developed by the same team that was in charge of Re: Chain of Memories ; although its production had begun first, it will be the last of the three new projects to be released.
  • The Kingdom Hearts - The Ultimate Kingdom Hearts 3 Site (2) 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: General]

^ Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep release date announced .
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep release date announced » Ningin » Blog 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC blog.ningin.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Tetsuya Nomura has stated that the game play although similar to KH: Chain of Memories, this game will not feature cards, but instead uses a new battle system unique to the Kingdom Hearts series.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep - The Kingdom Hearts 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Birth by Sleep was directed by Tetsuya Nomura and co-directed by Tai Yasue.^ Birth by Sleep has recently been talked about by Nomura in Jump and Famitsu.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Guide 2 Games Forums 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.guide2games.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Nomura: No Closed Mega Theater at TGS, but playable FFXIII, Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep Skip to Content .
  • Nomura: No Closed Mega Theater at TGS, but playable FFXIII, Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Nomura: No Closed Mega Theater at TGS, but playable FFXIII, Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep .
  • Nomura: No Closed Mega Theater at TGS, but playable FFXIII, Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[2] .In 2007, Nomura mentioned a desire to create a spin-off Kingdom Hearts game on a mobile platform and for it to feature gameplay slightly different than other titles in the series.^ He is an original character created by Tetsuya Nomura for the Kingdom Hearts series.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

^ Kingdom Hearts now featured on NoobGibs .
  • Kingdom Hearts - Boxxet 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

^ For fans of the Kingdom Hearts video game series from Square Enix .
  • Kingdom Hearts - Reviews, News, and How To Geeks 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC geeks.pirillo.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[26] .It was announced alongside Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days and Kingdom Hearts coded at the Tokyo Game Show on September 20, 2007, where a trailer was shown in a photo-prohibited theater.^ Kingdom Hearts 3 to be shown at TGS .
  • Kingdom Hearts 3 to be shown at TGS « Buttonbasher 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC buttonbasher.wordpress.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days .
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep (video game) - giantbomb.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.giantbomb.com [Source type: General]
  • Kingdom Hearts Destiny - Br�ves - Un nouveau scan de Shonen Jump pour Birth by Sleep ! 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.khdestiny.fr [Source type: Academic]
  • Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days (video game) - giantbomb.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.giantbomb.com [Source type: General]

^ Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days is available for Pre-order.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Guide 2 Games Forums 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.guide2games.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[27] New trailers were shown at the 2008 Jump Festa in December 2007 and the DKΣ3713 Private party in August 2008—a playable demo was also available at DKΣ3713.[28][29]
.The June 5, 2009 issue of Famitsu covered an interview with Tetsuya Nomura, where he said that the game was, at the time, at the voice recording stage.^ This is the final Interview, that Famitsu put up, featuring Tetsuya Nomura (Director of Kingdom Hearts), Yasushi Kurosaw (Battle planner of FFXI) and Yoichi Yoshimoto (Director of Brave Fencer Musashi) Interview : Development from Kingdom Hearts re Chain of Memories, therefore the team in Osaka is handling the game as well.
  • New Interview + HQ Images: Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - KH-Vids.Net Forum 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.kh-vids.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ By Churro 1Up.com has posted a new interview with Kingdom Hearts Director Tetsuya Nomura, in the interview Nomura reveals how the concept was first created and the reactions it had with Disney.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Boxxet 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

^ Dieses enthüllte die Famitsu in einem Interview mit Tetsuya Nomura.
  • KH-Impulse.net - Kingdom Hearts, II, III, Chain of Memories, Birth by Sleep, 358/2 Days, Coded 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC kh-impulse.net [Source type: General]

.It also speculated that the game would be showcased at Tokyo Game Show 2009.^ Tokyo Game Show 2008 (42) .
  • DailyGamesNews.com: Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep Has Hidden Video Reveal 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC dailygamesnews.com [Source type: General]
  • DailyGamesNews.com: New Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep PSP Screenshots 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC dailygamesnews.com [Source type: General]

^ Tokyo Game Show 2009 (38) .
  • DailyGamesNews.com: New Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep PSP Screenshots 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC dailygamesnews.com [Source type: General]

^ Tokyo Game Show 2009 (8) .
  • DailyGamesNews.com: Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep Has Hidden Video Reveal 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC dailygamesnews.com [Source type: General]

[30]
.In August 2009, new Famitsu scans revealed a revamped User Interface (having been revamped twice before) as well as new worlds after a lack of news for close to a year.^ YK: I think that it will be better to keep a normal feeling of Disney Worlds, but also have new worlds as well.
  • New Interview: Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep, 358/2 Days, and Coded + HQ Pics! - The Kingdom Hearts 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: General]

^ May 11, 2009 Not only should the new game be on the wii, but on all sytems and just for fun, re-release the older games for the wii as well NO DeathScythe .
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

^ There is also a story in development about the real world as well, which will be done for the user.
  • New Interview: Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep, 358/2 Days, and Coded + HQ Pics! - The Kingdom Hearts 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: General]

It was also revealed that the official names for the new enemies were the Unversed. .Nomura also confirmed in an interview that Birth by Sleep would contain a secret ending like in Kingdom Hearts and Kingdom Hearts II for the next game in the Kingdom Hearts series which he confirmed a main game and the one which Nomura stated would link up Birth by Sleep, 358/2 Days and Coded.^ He is an original character created by Tetsuya Nomura for the Kingdom Hearts series.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

^ Birth by Sleep Intro 1 day ago .
  • Jesse McCartney confirms Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep localization 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Jesse McCartney confirms Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep localization .
  • Jesse McCartney confirms Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep localization 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.He also confirmed that a Birth by Sleep demo would indeed be playable at the 2009 Tokyo Games Show together with a new trailer.^ Birth by Sleep awakens in this 'new' Kingdom Hearts trailer .
  • Birth by Sleep awakens in this 'new' Kingdom Hearts trailer 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ KH Birth by Sleep TGS 09 trailer released to the public .
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep (video game) - giantbomb.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.giantbomb.com [Source type: General]

^ So the last PS2 Kingdom Hearts game will either be Kingdom Hearts 2, or maybe they’ll decide to port the PSP game Birth by Sleep to PS2.
  • Kingdom Hearts 3 to be shown at TGS « Buttonbasher 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC buttonbasher.wordpress.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[4][31]
.In early October 2009, Square Enix released their Tokyo Game Show 2009 trailer to the public on the official website.^ Tokyo Game Show 2008 (42) .
  • DailyGamesNews.com: Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep Has Hidden Video Reveal 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC dailygamesnews.com [Source type: General]
  • DailyGamesNews.com: New Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep PSP Screenshots 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC dailygamesnews.com [Source type: General]

^ Tokyo Game Show 2009 (38) .
  • DailyGamesNews.com: New Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep PSP Screenshots 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC dailygamesnews.com [Source type: General]

^ Tokyo Game Show 2009 (8) .
  • DailyGamesNews.com: Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep Has Hidden Video Reveal 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC dailygamesnews.com [Source type: General]

.Nomura revealed that the concept of the Command Board originated from when he was in elementary school as at that time he was very fascinated with board games and even made his own; hence he wanted to incorporate a fun board game into the game.^ By Churro 1Up.com has posted a new interview with Kingdom Hearts Director Tetsuya Nomura, in the interview Nomura reveals how the concept was first created and the reactions it had with Disney.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Boxxet 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

^ Upon hearing the premise of the game, even the very concept, fans had very mixed expectations.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Television Tropes & Idioms 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC tvtropes.org [Source type: General]

^ Ps3 isnt the same its graphics and AI are like 10 times better and ps2 hardly has physics incorporated into the games.
  • Kingdom Hearts 3 to be shown at TGS « Buttonbasher 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC buttonbasher.wordpress.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.He also revealed that the name Eraqus came from an anagram of Square, and said that both Master Eraqus and Vanitas would be voiced by voice actors who are very difficult to hire.^ Also Vanitas abilities are very interesting since he fights and has the same physical abilities as Riku, i do wonder who he truely is, must be pretty important if his face is never shown.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Official Discussion Thread - Page 15 - .hack//G.U. Forums 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.dothack.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ No Celebrities Were Harmed : The recently revealed master of Terra, Aqua, and Ven, who bears a very ◊ striking ◊ resemblance to Squaresoft founder and Final Fantasy creator, Hironobu Sakaguchi.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Television Tropes & Idioms 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC tvtropes.org [Source type: General]

^ That's not Mitsurugi, that's Eraqus (who is to Square what Yen Sid is the Disney, ie it's an Hironobu Sakaguchi homage).
  • Seven-Minute KH: Birth by Sleep Trailer Features Japanese Mickey 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.escapistmagazine.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

He also reveals that they are still currently working on Aqua's outfit which has been revamped three times so as to find a balance between too conservative or revealing. The official release date was also confirmed as being January 9, 2010.[3]
.In late October 2009, Nomura updated the official Kingdom Hearts blog, "Message from the Kingdom", with a status report about Birth by Sleep.^ Jesse McCartney confirms Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep localization .
  • Jesse McCartney confirms Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep localization 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ What exactly is Kingdom Hearts 3 about?
  • Kingdom Hearts 3 to be shown at TGS « Buttonbasher 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC buttonbasher.wordpress.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Message from the KINGDOM, Tetsuya Nomura post .
  • Kingdom Hearts - Boxxet 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

.He revealed that he was currently designing the cover art for Birth by Sleep as well as editing the staff rolls due to there being three main characters in Birth by Sleep.^ Lea, Axel's complete being, as well as Sax's complete being, will appear younger in Birth by Sleep.
  • Ж [Post Oficial] KINGDOM HEARTS: Birth by Sleep Ж Famitsu 37/40 - P�gina 25 - Foro de Videojuegos - Vandal 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.vandal.net [Source type: General]

^ All that has been revealed on this world is that our main characters are seen talking on the island while a young RIku and a young Sora are playing on the beach with wooden swords.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep (video game) - giantbomb.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.giantbomb.com [Source type: General]

^ On the trailer there was some interaction between the game's main characters and King Mickey , Queen Minnie , Goofy and Donald .
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep (video game) - giantbomb.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.giantbomb.com [Source type: General]

.He also revealed that they were editing the new opening movie for the game, though he did not mention if a new opening song would be used or a previous one would be re-used like with 358/2 Days.^ New 358/2 Days scan Twilight_Riku .
  • Other Kingdom Hearts Titles - Kingdom Hearts 3 Forums 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC kingdomhearts3.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ They're both still good games though.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Guide 2 Games Forums 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC forums.guide2games.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ February 21, 2008 OMG!that would be totally awsome if they put kingdom heats on.wii is like a totally different game system ...
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

.He also noted that they were also editing the promotional video and commercials for the game at the time.^ I don’t have any time to spare for video games anyways.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep release date announced » Ningin » Blog 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC blog.ningin.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ By the time they release this game I might not buy it.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep Gets Japanese Date? - PSP News 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.psxextreme.com [Source type: General]

^ Since they just beat the Big Bad of this game, and they have all the time they need, does he write a complex explanation?
  • Kingdom Hearts - Television Tropes & Idioms 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC tvtropes.org [Source type: General]

[32]
.On November 30, 2009, Chris Sanders confirmed in an e-mail that he had finished recording voice tracks for his role as Stitch for the North American version of the game.^ Dissidia: Final Fantasy North American release mid-year 2009 .
  • Kingdom Hearts - Boxxet 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

^ Hercules is voiced by Sean Astin in the English version of Kingdom Hearts and Tate Donovan in the English version of Kingdom Hearts II. He is voiced by Yasunori Matsumoto in the Japanese versions of both games.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

^ By Isaac C. While Japan gets Dissidia: Final Fantasy (legally) today, we finally get news of the North American version.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Boxxet 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

[33] .Additionally, it has been revealed that Bret Iwan and Russi Taylor have also finished recording their voices as King Mickey Mouse and Queen Minnie Mouse, respectively.^ Fauna / Queen Minnie Mouse (voice: English version) .
  • Kingdom Hearts II (2005) (VG) - Full cast and crew 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

^ Minnie Mouse (voice: Japanese version) .
  • Kingdom Hearts II (2005) (VG) - Full cast and crew 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

^ King Mickey Mouse (voice: English version) .
  • Kingdom Hearts II (2005) (VG) - Full cast and crew 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

[34] .Other confirmed voice actors include James Patrick Stuart as Braig,[35] David Dayan Fisher as Dilan,[36] Kirk Thornton as Isa,[37] Quinton Flynn as Lea,[38] Kevin Michael Richardson as Captain Gantu,[39] Josh Robert Thompson as Prince Phillip,[40] and Corey Burton as various characters.^ And, I've read on the website that Quinton Flynn is going to voice as Lea.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep - Official Discussion Thread - Page 13 - .hack//G.U. Forums 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.dothack.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Quinton Flynn , the voice of Axel, Crispin Freeman , the voice of Will Turner, will both be guests at the convention.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Reviews, News, and How To Geeks 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC geeks.pirillo.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[41] Derek Stephen Prince has declined to comment on his involvement in the game.[42]
.In December 2009, the game made its final public appearance before its Japanese release at Jump Festa 2010 on December 19, 2009 where a playable demo as well as new footage from the game were present and shown.^ KH: 358/2 Days Demo to be shown at Jump Festa!
  • The Kingdom Hearts - The Ultimate Kingdom Hearts 3 Site (2) 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: General]

^ Jump Festa 2010 .
  • KH-Impulse.net - Kingdom Hearts, II, III, Chain of Memories, Birth by Sleep, 358/2 Days, Coded 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC kh-impulse.net [Source type: General]

^ Just minutes after confirming the existence of a Dissidia: Final Fantasy demo at Jump Festa 2008, Square Enix have now announced that a demo of Kingdom Hearts: 358/2 Days will be available during the upcoming event.
  • The Kingdom Hearts - The Ultimate Kingdom Hearts 3 Site (2) 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: General]

[43] .The trailer shown during the event was finally unveiled to the public on December 28, 2009 as part of an update to the official site.^ Although the one in the KH2:FM boss fight does resemble the one that plays on the secret trailer/official site at some parts.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep Official Site Open. - Page 2 - NeoGAF 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.neogaf.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ By Kyo The Official Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep Japanese Site has updated the World and System sections, and the TGS 2009 Trailer has been added.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Boxxet 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

.On March 16, 2010 Square Enix officially announced a Summer 2010 release for the game in both North America and Europe.^ We also received confirmation that the game would be released in North America.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Reviews, News, and How To Geeks 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC geeks.pirillo.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Looking ahead, Square Enix’s top executive wants to establish Square Enix as the top company in the game business.
  • The Kingdom Hearts - The Ultimate Kingdom Hearts 3 Site (2) 11 September 2009 23:51 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: General]

^ No official release date has been announced yet, but it's expected to be released in Japan in Summer 2009.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Reviews, News, and How To Geeks 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC geeks.pirillo.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[5]

Reconnect: Kingdom Hearts

.Like previous console titles in the series, the game contains a secret movie at the end, which had been described as being more like a "true ending" rather than a teaser for the future like previous ones.^ Was this explained in one of the previous games and I just...
  • Seven-Minute KH: Birth by Sleep Trailer Features Japanese Mickey 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.escapistmagazine.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The KH2 secret ending was a teaser for this game, correct.
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep Official Site Open. - Page 2 - NeoGAF 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.neogaf.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Thanks to the PSP having similar controls and hardware to the Playstation 2, Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep will offer gameplay (and graphics) much more similar to its PS2 brethren than previous and other upcoming Kingdom Hearts spin-off titles, such as Kingdom Hearts: Chain of Memories, Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days and significantly more console-like experience than the mobile Kingdom Hearts games.
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep (video game) - giantbomb.com 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.giantbomb.com [Source type: General]

.It is also a departure from previous movies, which had been concepts for the next game they conveyed, whereas this one plays an integral role in the story of the series.^ It will be an adventure game, repetition is also one of the concepts of the game.
  • New Interview: Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep, 358/2 Days, and Coded + HQ Pics! - The Kingdom Hearts 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.thekingdomhearts.com [Source type: General]

^ Although i admit the wii DOESNT have a strong amount of good games, but the few they do have are far beyond the other consoles in terms of game play, in graphics...
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

^ Kingdom Hearts has what I personally think, is one of the best stories out of any games I've ever played.
  • Birth by Sleep awakens in this 'new' Kingdom Hearts trailer 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

The teaser is approximately thirteen minutes long, and is not pre-rendered like the previous movies. .The movie features dialogue and shows characters that are present only during the movie.^ The Olympus Coliseum features characters from the 1997 Disney animated movie, Hercules.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

[9] .Development of the movie began in October where Nomura noted in the blog that the game would contain a teaser to the next major Kingdom Hearts game similar to the teasers Deep Dive and Birth by Sleep.^ He will be featured in the upcoming Playstation Portable game, Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep.
  • Kingdom Hearts Characters 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.wegame.com [Source type: General]

^ Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep release date announced .
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep release date announced » Ningin » Blog 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC blog.ningin.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Tetsuya Nomura discusses the development of Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Boxxet 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

[32]

Reception

.The game has been highly praised by Japanese gaming magazine, Famitsu, which gave a score of 10/9/9/9 for a total of 37 out of 40. It praised the game's graphics and music, calling them "superb", as well as praising the wide variety of customization available to the players due to the three unique playable characters.^ Famitsu Scores Birth by Sleep with 37/40 4 days ago .
  • Birth by Sleep awakens in this 'new' Kingdom Hearts trailer 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The story follows three [playable] characters, Aqua, Terra and Ven, who are searching for a missing keyblade master and encounter monsters known as Unversed (sort of like a Heartless or a Nobody in the other KH games).
  • Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep release date announced » Ningin » Blog 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC blog.ningin.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Well you gotta remember all japanese games have that O and X swap thing going on when it comes to the US, so maybe it'll be X for attack and O for jump when it comes to the US 0 up, 0 down .
  • Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep Preview 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.psxextreme.com [Source type: General]

It also praised the design of boss battles, calling them "lively and exciting".[44]
.The game sold very well during its first two days of release with over 500,000 copies of the game sold in Japan.^ Recent Releases » Upcoming Releases » Platforms » Game Genres   190,000 yen   The amount of capital (equal to about 500 U.S. dollars) used to found Sony in 1946.
  • Third-Person 3D Action RPG Games - Games - allgame 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.allgame.com [Source type: General]

^ Battles against Riku and/or "Ansem" in the first two games also open with identical organ chords.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Television Tropes & Idioms 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC tvtropes.org [Source type: General]

^ May 11, 2009 Not only should the new game be on the wii, but on all sytems and just for fun, re-release the older games for the wii as well NO DeathScythe .
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

[45] .As of February 14, 2010 the game has sold a total of 800,551 copies of the game solely in Japan.^ February 21, 2008 OMG!that would be totally awsome if they put kingdom heats on.wii is like a totally different game system ...
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

^ February 21, 2008 that would be totally awsome but they should not make it a game for wii.not gust KH 3 but also for kingdom heats 1,2,and that other one.
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

^ February 21, 2008 they should totally make KH a game for wii!
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

[46]
.The playable demonstration (demo) of Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep was well received at the DKΣ3713 Private party.^ Birth by Sleep awakens in this 'new' Kingdom Hearts trailer .
  • Birth by Sleep awakens in this 'new' Kingdom Hearts trailer 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Personnages introduits dans Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep .
  • Terra - Kingdom Hearts Wiki - Celui qui ne sait rien, ne peut rien comprendre... 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC fr.kingdomhearts.wikia.com [Source type: General]

^ Tetsuya Nomura discusses the development of Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Boxxet 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

.After playing the demo, IGN expressed their excitement at the release of the game in 2010.[28] 1UP.com echoed similar statements, praising the visuals and stating it "plays better" than the previous Kingdom Hearts games.^ By Churro 1Up.com has posted a new interview with Kingdom Hearts Director Tetsuya Nomura, in the interview Nomura reveals how the concept was first created and the reactions it had with Disney.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Boxxet 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

^ Save $5 when you pre-order Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days from Amazon.com Here’s the instructions One promotional code per customer.
  • Kingdom Hearts - Boxxet 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

^ The game then spawned two sequels; Kingdom Hearts: Chain of Memories was a Game Boy Advance game.
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

They had some complaints regarding to Ven's demo due to constant jumping. .They further stated that Ven's demo gave them an idea of "how the game is going to feel", and predicted the game would improve the series.^ How would they try to put that aspect into the series?
  • RPG Site - Kingdom Hearts Wii � A Series Saviour? 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC ps2.rpgsite.net [Source type: General]

^ Now, how would that game be called?
  • Birth by Sleep awakens in this 'new' Kingdom Hearts trailer 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I enjoy it and all, but I would think that they would go for a different feel for a new game.
  • Seven-Minute KH: Birth by Sleep Trailer Features Japanese Mickey 10 January 2010 2:48 UTC www.escapistmagazine.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[15] They also put it on their article "Top 10 PSP Games of 2010".[47]

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