[Important] End of Service Announcement

[Important] End of Service Announcement

Hello, Keyblade wielders.

Thank you for playing KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ Dark Road. We have an important announcement regarding the future of this title.

The KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ story will conclude this Apr. Following this, KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ Dark Road will end service on May 30, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. (PDT) / May 31, 2021 1:00 (UTC). An offline version of this app will be made available so players can enjoy the entire story. KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ Dark Road will be playable offline and KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ will be available as a theater mode.

It is with a heavy heart that we make this announcement, and we sincerely apologize for the news. The entire KHUXDR team is deeply grateful for all the support and enthusiasm players have shared throughout the years, and we look forward to what the future holds.

※ Please read the details regarding the offline version here.
Players’ current data will transfer to the offline version. Please understand that following the end of service, player data will not transfer if the app is reinstalled after being deleted or changing to a different device. Please read the details regarding transferring player data here.
※ An offline version will not be released for the Amazon App Store.
※ Services and support may be discontinued in the future.

Schedule up to End of Service

・End of service announcement (today’s announcement)
Feb. 24, 2021 10:00 p.m. (PST)
Feb. 25, 2021 6:00 (UTC)

・Suspension of Jewel sales (same as today’s announcement)
Feb. 24, 2021 10:00 p.m. (PST)
Feb. 25, 2021 6:00 (UTC)
Any currently owned Jewels can be used until the end of service.
※ Google Play Points can no longer be used toward Jewel purchases from this date.

・End of service
May 30, 2021 6:00 p.m. (PDT)
May 31, 2021 1:00 (UTC)

Regarding the Offline Version

Following the end of service, the online version of KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ Dark Road will receive an update and become the offline version of the app. This version will be available for free to download and install.
※The planned schedule and contents are subject to change. We ask for your understanding.

■Offline version schedule

・End of service (maintenance starts)
May 30, 2021 6:00 p.m. (PDT)
May 31, 2021 1:00 (UTC)

・Offline version (Ver 4.4.0) release
May 30, 2021 after maintenance ends

・Offline version (Ver 5.0.0) update
Planned for end of September, 2021

■Offline version functionality
【 Ver 4.4.0 】
Union χ
◆Replay story in [Theater Mode]
 - Watch the story from beginning to end
 - Customize player avatar
※ Most avatar parts will be available for use regardless of what was owned in the online version.
 - Change Keyblade
※ All Keyblades will be available regardless of what was owned in the online version.
※ Story Quests, events, Medal leveling and enhancement, and other playable parts of the game will no longer be available.

◆Play Mini Games [Classic Kingdom]
The 5 mini games that are currently available in the online version will transfer over to the offline version. There will be no rankings.

◆View your Records [Records]
You can view your records from the time of data transfer with the version update.
Dark Road
Unable to play with Ver 4.4.0 will not be playable.
It will be playable after the Ver 5.0.0 update.

【 Ver 5.0.0 】
Union χ
Same as Ver 4.4.0.
Dark Road
◆Enjoy the story and the battles in [Main Quest]
◆Replay the story in [Theater Mode]
※ Story will be unlocked up to the ending.

◆Earn BP and materials in [World Battle]
◆Level up and equip accessories in [Stats]
◆View the enemies you’ve defeated and Cards you own in [Enemy Album] & [Card Album]
◆Buy items with BP in the [Shop]
◆Craft accessories with the materials you’ve collected in [Crafting]

※ All Cards can be purchased with BP in the [Shop].
※ Missions, Events, PVE, Deals, and the Present Box will no longer be available following the end of service.
※ In accordance with the closure of Deals, Shop Points will no longer be available. It is recommended to use all Shop Points by the end of service.

How to Transfer Data

From Ver 4.3.0 to the release of Ver 4.4.0 (offline version), a portion of a player’s data can be saved onto their device. Please do so by tapping [Save User Data] on the title screen.

※ This data will be saved onto the player’s device and uninstalling the app or deleting the data will result in not being able to transfer so please proceed with caution.

■ Transferred data
Union χ
- Name
- Title
- Union
- Records

※ Name, Title, and Union can be changed after the offline version releases.
Dark Road
- Level
- Earned BP
- Main Quest progress
- Album (Enemies + Cards)
- Owned Card details
- Owned Accessory and Material details

※ Passive Effects will transfer with the Album and can continue to be obtained in the offline version.

We thank you, our players, again for your support and enthusiasm. A short time remains before the end of service on May 30, 2021, but we would love to see everyone continue to enjoy KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ Dark Road until then.

May your heart be your guiding key.

Feb. 24, 2021
KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ Dark Road Management Team