In a heartfelt seasonal message to his fans, Kingdom Hearts director Tetsuya Nomura shared a Happy Holiday videos from himself and the Kingdom Hearts team with bed head and all.
With 2017 being the 15th anniversary for the Kingdom Hearts series, Nomura and his team have a lot to look forward to this year. Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue releases in Japan on Jan 12. and in North America and Europe on Jan 24. Not much later, Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX for the PS4 hits shelves in Japan on March 9, North America on March 28, and finally on March 31 for those in Europe.
During the game releases and into the rest of the year, the Kingdom Hearts Orchestra will also be traveling to seven major cities on a world tour from March 10 until June 24. Starting in Toyko and ending in New York, viewers will be able to listen to over 70 musicians on stage recreating the music alongside HD video cinematics supervised by director Tetsuya Nomura himself. On top of all this, Nomura is also in the process of moving, talk about stress!
It’s nice to see those behind our favorite games take the time to give some warm wishes to their fans, especially in the approach to a major and exciting anniversary. Nomura sure seems like a super chill dude, here’s hoping his holiday goes smoothly as well.