During the D23 celebration; Square Enix unveiled a new trailer for Kingdom Hearts 3, and a release window of 2018. The brand new footage showed a never before seen world in Kingdom Hearts 3, Toy Story. This will be the first time that a world based off a Disney’s Pixar film will make its appearance in a Kingdom Hearts title. Toy Story is fitting since it was Pixar’s first feature film, and includes some of the studios most beloved and memorable characters.
“At long last, we are excited to open up the Kingdom Hearts universe to include the world of Disney Pixar’s ‘Toy Story,’” said Tetsuya Nomura, Director of the Kingdom Hearts series. “I’m sure fans have been anticipating the inclusion of this world for many years.
The stunning new trailer features some of Toy Story’s most iconic characters such as; Woody and Buzz Lightyear. Finding themselves in Andy’s room; Sora, Donald Duck and Goofy soon team up with Woody, Buzz Lightyear, Rex, and the rest of the remaining toys. Out to investigate the disappearance of Andy and his other toys, Sora and the gang fight their way over to Galaxy Toys through waves of various Heartless enemies.
Introducing flashing new moves and looks for Sora, Donald Duck and Goofy; Toy Story’s world will include “a brand new storyline that brings together beloved ‘Toy Story’ friends with the heroes of Kingdom Hearts” said Jason Katz, Story Supervisor at Pixar Animation Studios. Toy Story is just one of multiple worlds that will be a part of Kingdom Hearts 3.