SNK Corporation today has the The King of Fighters XIV Ultimate Edition Released digitally for PlayStation 4. Fans and newbies can look forward to a total of 58 playable characters, including eight DLC characters, as well as ten DLC costumes and ten PS4 themes. The DLC characters are namely Rock Howard, Vanessa, Ryuji Yamazaki, Whip, Heidern, Blue Mary, Oswald and Najd. According to Gematsu, a physical version will follow, but the German press release does not mention it.
The King of Fighters XIV refines the popular battle system of the King of Fighters series and brings the gameplay to a new level. Up to six friends can compete against each other in group matches online. In the ring, the new EX Special Moves, in the improved MAX mode and Super Special Moves, can be combined by using the Climax Cancel to spark devastating combinations.
The Ultimate Edition should seal the end of The King of Fighters XIV, after all, the next part is just around the corner. The King of Fighters XV was announced at EVO 2019. The first teaser trailer for the game was released in December. The big unveiling was supposed to take place yesterday, but was postponed at short notice.
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