Square Enix Reveals New Monsters, Inc. World for Kingdom Hearts III

Square Enix today released a new trailer for Kingdom Hearts III, showcasing new story elements and a brand new world.

The publisher unveiled a new trailer at Disney’s D23 Expo Japan 2018 Tokyo for Kingdom Hearts III, which confirmed that a Monsters, Inc. will indeed be in the game. Rumors of its inclusion had been circulating for over a month, and Square Enix finally decided to make it official.

When in the Monsters, Inc. world, Sora, Donald, and Goofy take on monster forms and Sora acquires a unique set of Keyblade attacks. Furthermore, the trailer confirms that both Mike and Sully will join your party as guest characters when playing in the world. As for the world’s antagonist, the trailer also reveals that Birth By Sleep secondary antagonist, Vanitas, is returning. He will be one of Master Xehanort’s thirteen darknesses, and it looks like he wants to reawaken Ventus.

The trailer also featured new gameplay from Andy’s House (Toy Story) and the Kingdom of Corona (Tangled). The Corona segments confirmed that Rapunzel and Eugene join the party as guest characters, and that Marluxia, Chain of Memories main antagonist), returns as one of Master Xehanort’s thirteen darknesses.

Kingdom Hearts III is out sometime in 2018 on PS4 and Xbox One.