“We are focusing on maintaining the fast-paced dynamics of the series, while adding elements to make it more exciting,”
King of Fighters XV – 6 screenshots
Today’s trailer also included news of King of Fighters 14 Ultimate Edition – now digital – a new release for King of Fighters 2002 Unlimited Match on PS4, and then revealed Cham Cham and Hibiki Tanake from The Last Blade 2 as DLC characters for the Samurai season Shodown 3 Serve. Samurai Shodown will also receive a rebalance of the game in March.
KOF XV was announced during EVO 2019 and we first saw the game in December 2020, which revealed that in addition to the characters mentioned above, Benimaru will be able to play. It is not yet clear on which platforms the game will be offered.
Here’s our review of King of Fighters 14, which debuted in 2016. We scored 8, noting its “dated graphics and clever network code.”
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