TGS 2018: Kingdom Hearts III *Spoiler* boss battle revealed

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Square Enix has dropped a major teaser at today’s TGS 2018 stage event.

For Kingdom Hearts III fans who don’t want to have the story spoiled, you might just want to stop reading right now. Still here? Okay, you have been warned.

Square Enix just showed us a boss battle between Sora and Aqua. If you have been keeping track of the Kingdom Heart saga that stretches over 11 game titles. You will understand the significance of this appearance. For those who have other games to play, Aqua is a pivotal character and much-beloved favorite. Suffice to say that her fall to the dark side would send ripples within the story world.

Here are also some tidbits of information revealed during the Kingdom Hearts III stage event at TGS 2018

  • According to Tetsuya Nomura, Kingdom Hearts III will be the end of the Xehanort story arc but Sora’s story will continue.
  • The age of certain characters was revealed in the Q&A by Tetsuya Nomura. Terra is around 20 years old, Aqua is around 18, Ventus is around 16, Young Xehanort is between 16 to 20, and Master Xehanort is in his mid-80s.
  • There will be more than 10 worlds for players to visit according to the co-director, Tai Yasue.


Kingdom Hearts III will be out for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on January 29, 2019.

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