Many gamers are still awaiting a release date for Kingdom Hearts 3 to be announced, but I’m sure they’re happy about the franchise’s latest announcement– a world tour.
Disney Concerts and La Fée Sauvage have been organizing a Kingdom Hearts concert tour featuring a live orchestra. With tickets going on sale in June, the tour slated for 2017 will debut in Tokyo (of course).
The tour crossing multiple countries across the globe is celebrating the 15th anniversary of Kingdom Hearts. The live event will feature songs and scores from the game’s composer, Yoko Shimomura, who said the performance will showcase sounds from all of the Kingdom Hearts games. In order to enhance the atmosphere of this unique performance, projectors will be showing clips and montages synchronized with the music.
For those who don’t know, Kingdom Hearts is an action role-playing game set in a world between the fused storylines of Final Fantasy and Disney. Sora, the original character, quests through various worlds and ultimately receiving help from beloved Disney characters. The first game hit store shelves in 2002 and there has been one sequel and multiple spinoffs across various video-gaming platforms; fans anxiously awaiting a third installment of the original story.
Tickets are already up for pre-sale, here’s the link as well as the dates:
Tokyo – March 10, 2017
Paris – March 18 + 19, 2017
London – March 24 + 25, 2017
Singapore – May 6 + 7, 2017
Shanghai – May 28, 2017
Los Angeles – June 10 + 14, 2017
New York – June 24, 2017