May has just begun, but there is already quite a bit of news about the manga and novel series for Kingdom Hearts. The final volume of the Kingdom Hearts II manga had been pushed back from May 23rd to May 30th 2017. The cover art for the first volume of KINGDOM HEARTS II: The Novel and the release date for the second volume of KINGDOM HEARTS II: The Novel has been revealed.
Kingdom Hearts II: The Novel Volume 2 by written Tomoco Kanemaki and illustrated by Shiro Amano will release on December 12th 2017 for $16 USD and be published under Yen On, Yen Press' light novel imprint. The second volume contains 272 pages and you can preorder it right now from Amazon and Barnes & Noble.
In the meantime, you can view the newly revealed cover art for KINGDOM HEARTS II: The Novel Volume 1 below:
KINGDOM HEARTS II: The Novel Volume 1
Page Count: 288
Price: $16 USD
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