Kingdom Hearts is an action role-playing game developed by Square Enix in collaboration with Disney Interactive Studios. It's the first game in the Kingdom Hearts series, and follows the adventures of Sora, Donald, and Goofy as they search for their lost friends and fight to protect their homes from an invasion of darkness. The game features many characters from the Final Fantasy series and several Disney movies.
Kingdom Hearts was released exclusively on the PlayStation 2 on March 28, 2002 in Japan, September 17, 2002 in North America, and November 15, 2002 in Europe. It serves as longtime Square character designer Tetsuya Nomura's first time as a director. It is among the best-selling PlayStation 2 games of all time, and is one of Sony's Greatest Hits. As of 2008, the game has sold 4.78 million copies. (more...)