KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ[Cross] AND FINAL FANTASY RECORD KEEPER TEAM UP IN CROSSOVER EVENTS
Limited-Time Collaboration Events Bring New Characters and Exclusive Content to Each Title
LOS ANGELES (Feb. 13, 2018) – At D23 Expo Japan 2018 held at Tokyo Disney Resort® this past weekend, SQUARE ENIX® and DeNA announced a magical collaboration between KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ[Cross] and FINAL FANTASY®: Record Keeper™, bringing limited-time events to each of the hit mobile games over the next few weeks.
Special promotions coming to KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ[Cross] include:
FINAL FANTASY Avatar parts: Players can obtain exclusive avatar parts and dress up their characters as classic FINAL FANTASY jobs for the first time.
Collaboration Multiplayer Battle (February 23 – March 9): A special Heartless boss inspired by an iconic FINAL FANTASY villain awaits players in battle during this special Union Cross multiplayer event.
Raid Battle (March 5 – March 11): This collaboration raid event brings a special Heartless to the world of KINGDOM HEARTS.
“Super Difficult” Battle Challenge (March 7 – March 9): Hardcore players seeking an additional challenge are invited to test their skills to defeat a powerful Heartless.
FINAL FANTASY: Record Keeper Gauntlet Challenge (February 22 – March : Players who complete all 20 stages in this limited-time event will not only receive numerous rewards, but also help all FINAL FANTASY: Record Keeper players obtain additional in-game login bonuses.
Event-exclusive pixel art medals and more.
Additionally, FINAL FANTASY Record Keeper will host the KINGDOM HEARTS-themed “Key to Another World” event in-game from February 22 through March 8, with the following rewards available to fans:
New Playable Characters
Sora and Riku: Awarded after completing the “Destiny Islands - Seashore” dungeon.
New Kingdom Hearts Wardrobe Records for Cloud, Squall (Leon) and Tyro will be awarded to players who complete various event dungeons.
Fans can also prepare for the upcoming collaboration events by participating in the Gummi Ship Minigame Campaign through a special event website: http://sqex.to/yxy
In this minigame, players will take control of a Gummi Ship and clear missions by shooting down enemy Heartless ships as they aim for the high score. Depending on the total points gained by all participants, players of both mobile games will receive special in-game login rewards following the conclusion of the campaign. If the final point milestone is reached, all FINAL FANTASY: Record Keeper players will receive the “Kingdom Key (KH)” weapon, while KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ[Cross] will receive an Illustrated Cloud medal, along with additional in-game items.
A new trailer highlighting this collaboration is available here: https://youtu.be/UtUW1AzwBi0
KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ[Cross] and FINAL FANTASY Record Keeper are available now as free-to-play apps (with in-app purchases) on the App Store for iPhone and iPad, and on Google Play for Android devices. For the latest assets, please visit the press site at http://sqex.to/Media.
*DeNA Co., Ltd. hosts this collaboration based upon a licensing agreement stipulated by The Walt Disney Company (Japan) Ltd.
About the KINGDOM HEARTS Series
KINGDOM HEARTS is a series of role-playing games created through the collaboration of Disney Interactive and SQUARE ENIX®. Since the first KINGDOM HEARTS was released in March of 2002 for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, the series has expanded with several additional entries. The series celebrated its 15th anniversary in March of 2017, and has shipped over 22 million units worldwide.
DeNA (pronounced "D-N-A") develops and operates a broad range of mobile and online services including games, e-commerce, entertainment, healthcare, automotive and other diversified offerings. Founded in 1999, DeNA is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan and employs over 2,000 people. DeNA's aim is to delight and impact the world through the use of the internet and AI. DeNA Co., Ltd. is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (2432). For more information, visit: www.dena.com/intl/.
About Square Enix, Inc.
Square Enix, Inc. develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX®, EIDOS® and TAITO® branded entertainment content throughout the Americas as part of the Square Enix group of companies. Square Enix, Inc. is affiliated with a global network of leading development studios such as Crystal Dynamics® and Eidos Montréal™. The Square Enix group of companies boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 135 million units worldwide; DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 75 million units worldwide; TOMB RAIDER®, which has sold over 63 million units worldwide; and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®. Square Enix, Inc. is a U.S.-based, wholly-owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.
More information on Square Enix, Inc. can be found at http://na.square-enix.com/