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Sora's is a little off too, it might just be how these are designed.
I don't really think so.
People who just want the game wouldn't have bought an expensive limited edition (and lets be honest, with the PAK included, it surely would've cost 150$+) and those who want such a PAK will buy it anyways. June-August has the E3 and the gamescom at least, two opportunities to sell such a PAK and I'm sure it'll be sold out eventualy anyways, so I'd say it's good they didn't make it earlier.
Square Enix apparently uploaded this picture to their Facebook page. It confirms the July release date.
Oh yeah, KH2 Sora's PAK was a little "bug-eyed" but they actually made improvements to his face with the Limit and then even more to the Final Forms figures, which makes them not just "variants." Of course these figures are always aiming for their perfect recreations, but like wax figures, it's not 100% feasible.
July 2017 in JP or globally? Given it says that in Germany, I'm inclined to think globally, which is interesting because SEJP has a record of getting merch 2-3 months in advance. Either way, she may very well be sold at the World Orchestra concerts as well as conventions for those who are attending and interested.
Also what's interesting is that, from photos, it doesn't appear as if Aqua will be coming with many added parts (keyblades, faces, etc.). They tend to showcase all pieces with the figures, and given she's practically ready for retail, it doesn't appear anything will come with her (probably hands to hold they keyblade or not).
I would assume that this is the Japanese release date mainly because its Square Enix we're talking about here, but a global release would be amazing! Maybe they finally heard the cries of their fans and decided it was time to get Aqua to us all at once ASAP?
As for her accessories, I REALLY hope she comes with more than this. It's possible that this particular model just didn't have the accessories out on display (I believe that has happened before in the past), but asking for $120 for a figure that only comes with one keyblade is a little ridiculous. I would at least hope that she comes with some extra hands, and I really want her to have the Master's Defender and her Wayfinder.
Given this figure might have been delayed (refer to previous post), it's more possible this will be the global release. Normally on global cards it says "Release Date: TBD" since the people there have no impending release. The fact that, at least for Germany, it appears the figure will release in July 2017 gives hope for other countries as well.
Also, the KH2 Riku PAK was $120 and only came with Way to Dawn and hand replacements, Aqua could follow suit (though a wayfinder would be amazing).
And that's also true on Riku, but I feel like it would be a bit of a waste to, at the very least. not give her the Master's Defender and her Wayfinder. Giving her only Rainfell and a few hands seems like a bit of a waste to me, especially if this figure is going to be representing 2.8.