The World Ends with You, known in Japan as It's a Wonderful World (??????????, Subarashiki Kono Sekai, literally "This Wonderful World"), is an action RPG for the Nintendo DS handheld video game console. It was developed by the Kingdom Hearts team, Square Enix, and Jupiter. Character designs are by Tetsuya Nomura and Gen Kobayashi. The distinctive art style is inspired by the aesthetics of Shibuya youth culture. The game was released in Spring 2008 outside Japan.