One of many distinguished criticisms for Sq. Enix’s newest epic Kingdom Hearts III was the dearth of Ultimate Fantasy illustration. The sequence was initially constructed on the thought of Disney and Ultimate Fantasy coming collectively in a single recreation. Nonetheless, the ultimate entry within the Xehanort saga didn’t have any of the latter. Kingdom Hearts sequence Co-Director Tai Yasue defined why in Kingdom Hearts three Ultimate Fantasy characters didn’t seem.
Yasue stated, “We had lots of unique characters. It’s the conclusion of the Xehanort saga, and we actually wished to focus on the principle storyline of Kingdom Hearts, akin to Sora and Roxas, for instance. They’re having all these tales in different video games and we wished them to conclude.” He was shocked to listen to that the followers have been disillusioned in regards to the lack of Ultimate Fantasy illustration.
Juggling the sheer quantity of characters from earlier titles (together with the Guardians of Gentle and Group XIII), who have already got lots of baggage, on high of the Ultimate Fantasy protagonists seems like it will have been an excessive amount of to deal with.
The group at Sq. Enix, nevertheless, understands the fan base’s disappointment. Yasue stated, “We undoubtedly acknowledge and respect what everybody’s saying.” He then clarified that he can’t make any bulletins but regarding the upcoming DLC.
The exclusion of Cloud is especially odd, nevertheless, as Kingdom Hearts 2 left followers on a cliffhanger as Sephiroth and our Buster Sword wielding hero disappeared throughout their struggle. The sequence has had much less illustration from Ultimate Fantasy as Kingdom Hearts has progressed. 2010’s Kingdom Hearts: Delivery By Sleep was the final title with an FF character correct, Zack Truthful, and Dream Drop Distance solely had The World Ends with You characters. It’s no surprise that followers have begun to fret.
As well as, it’s very unusual that Ultimate Fantasy XV‘s Noctis has made appearances in Tekken 7, Minecraft, Puzzle & Dragons, Terra Battle, The Alchemist Code, and had a crossover with Murderer’s Creed, and but by no means made it to Sq. Enix’s personal, Kingdom Hearts three, a recreation constructed on the Ultimate Fantasy basis.
Which characters do you wish to see in future Kingdom Hearts titles? Do you wish to see Lightning, Noctis, Vaan, Zidane, or maybe some illustration from the MMOs of XI and XIV? Tell us!
[Source: Game Informer]