Kingdom Hearts producer Tetsuya Nomura shared new details on the upcoming 3DS game with Famitsu.
Speaking to the Japanese magazine (translation via Andriasang) Nomura explained that players will take the role of both series protagonist Sora with the addition of Riku, with the game trying to highlight their differences.
Nomura did touch on why the pair look as if they're in the original Kingdom Hearts period - it's a "necessity for the story".
As for environments and location, the team are working on the selection for Disney areas - new worlds blending with the old, like Traverse Town.
The producer also teased a deeper meanng to the "3" in Kingdom Hearts 3DS, with the ending of the new game possibly being the launchpad for the eventual Kingdom Hearts III.