Kingdom Hearts 3 will release in January 2019 and Square Enix has been revealing new details about the game as we get closer to its launch. This time around Square Enix has confirmed that Sora will be voiced by the original voice actor in Kingdom Hearts 3.
Hayley Joel Osment is returning to voice Sora in the upcoming Kingdom Hearts 3. Osment has voiced Sora in a number of Kingdom Hearts game and he will be voicing Sora again in the upcoming title.
Speaking of original voice actors, Hayley Joel Osment isn’t the only one returning to voice his character in Kingdom Hearts 3 as Square Enix has revealed that the game will also feature original voice talents from Frozen, Tangled and Toy Story.
According to the devs, Kristen Bell will be voicing her character Anna, Josh Gad will return to voice Olaf, Zachary Levi will voice Flynn Rider and more. Here is the list of voice actors returning to voice their respective characters.
- Josh Gad – Olaf (Frozen)
- Kristen Bell – Anna (Frozen)
- Idina Menzel – Elsa (Frozen)
- Jonathan Groff – Kristoff (Frozen)
- Zachary Levi – Flynn Rider (Tangled)
- Donna Murphy – Mother Gothel (Tangled)
- John Ratzenberger – Hamm (Toy Story)
- Wallace Shawn – Rex (Toy Story)
- Tate Donovan – Hercules (Hercules)
- Kevin R. McNally – Gibbs (Pirates of the Caribbean)
Furthermore, Red Dead Redemption 2 will also see the return of an original voice actor as Jhon Marston will be voiced by Rob Wiethoff who originally voiced the character in Red Dead Redemption.
Square Enix is yet to confirm how much time will it take to complete the game, however, a report has been making rounds on the internet suggesting that Kingdom Hearts 3 will take more than 80 hours to complete everything. As for how long the story will take to be completed, reportedly the game’s story will take around 40-50 hours to complete.
Also, in anticipation of the game’s launch, Sony Interactive Entertainemnt has announced PS4 Kingdom Hearts 3 Edition. The PS4 Kingdom Hearts 3 Edition includes the game’s original theme, Jet Black standard PlayStation 4 with the game’s cover and more. However this special edition of the PS4 is exclsuive to Japan.
Kingdom Hearts 3 is an action RPG in development at Square Enix and is scheduled to launch on January 25, 2019, for Xbox One and PlayStation 4.