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Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep (2010)

Kingudamu hâtsu: Bâsu bai surîpu (original title)
Ten years before Sora held the Keyblade, three young Keyblade wielders bound by friendship, face being torn apart by the sinister monsters terrorizing other worlds and the manipulative mastermind behind them.

Director:

Tetsuya Nomura

Writers:

Tetsuya Nomura (story), Masaru Oka (scenario) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jason Dohring ... Terra (voice)
Willa Holland ... Aqua (voice)
Jesse McCartney ... Ventus / Roxas (voice)
Leonard Nimoy ... Master Xehanort (voice)
Haley Joel Osment ... Vanitas / Sora (voice)
Mark Hamill ... Master Eraqus (voice)
James Patrick Stuart ... Braig (voice)
David Dayan Fisher ... Dilan (voice)
Derek Stephen Prince ... Even (voice)
David Boat ... Aeleus (voice) (as Dave Boat)
Kirk Thornton ... Isa (voice)
Quinton Flynn ... Lea (voice)
Richard Epcar ... Terra-Xehanort (voice)
Luke Manriquez Luke Manriquez ... Young Sora (voice)
Ty Panitz ... Young Riku (voice)
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Storyline

A prequel to Kingdom Hearts the player plays as three different keyblade wielders. Aqua,Terra, and Ventus each with their own fighting styles and abilities. the player travels to many worlds in the Disney universe and uncover the mysteries that have formed from the three proceeding games. Written by steven edmonds

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Taglines:

Three friends, three destinies. Everything will link back to the beginning. See more »


Certificate:

E10+ | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

Japan | USA

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

7 September 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Square Enix Company See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Aqua's design was changed due to censorship. Aqua's back was exposed so it had to be covered up. Aqua's hair & eyes were a dark shade of blue and it lack sheen. See more »

Goofs

In Kingdom Hearts 2, Goofy tells Sora that King Mickey banished Pete to another dimension for his mischief. In this game, we see that it was actually Queen Minnie who ordered Pete's banishment. See more »

Quotes

Aqua: He's not as weak as you think.
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Alternate Versions

In early 2011 a Final Mix version of this game was released exclusively in Japan similar to previous Final Mix releases for Kingdom Hearts and Kingdom Hearts II. This version would incorporate the features used in the International versions of Birth by Sleep and add in several new features such as new bosses, the addition of Critical Difficulty Mode (last seen in KHII Final Mix), a new Secret Episode, and several other tweaks. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

Simple And Clean -PLANITb remix-
Written by Hikaru Utada (as Utada Hikaru)
Produced and Remixed by Russell McNamara
All Vocals: Hikaru Utada (as Utada Hikaru)
Licensed by TOSHIBA-EMI LIMITED
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