Nomura also implied that other employees would work on other video game projects which would interfere in the development schedule for Kingdom Hearts 3, but understood that was the nature of the industry and how developers and publishers work.
Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News.
The series' signature combat has played a big role in all its trailers and appearances so far, and the game looks more fun and chaotic than any other in the series.
The Kingdom Hearts series is a unique partnership between Disney and Square Enix. The trailer shows the first Kingdom Hearts world based on a Disney-Pixar film, Toy Story.
Speaking with IGN, Kingdom Hearts 3 Tetsuya Nomura talked about the possibility of the highly anitcipated game coming to the Switch.
After Square Enix announced that Kingdom Hearts III is set for a 2018 release date and showed off the Toy Story world players will get to explore, hype levels for the upcoming RPG are pretty high right about now. Not only have their friends been kidnapped by Organization XIII, but the Heartless have invaded Andy's room.
Kingdom Hearts III will release in 2018, Square Enix has confirmed.
It sounds like Kingdom Hearts 3 may have fewer worlds than the series' previous games, but each world will be more dense and detailed than what we're used to.
"Kingdom Hearts 3 is going to be our first full HD game in our current console generation", he continued. "We wanted to pack in as many gameplay elements and fun into a single world". The hype intensifies as the new and latest trailer was released during the event.
Before, many were wondering as to when "Kingdom Hearts 3" will likely arrive.