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Famitsu to Stream Another The King of Fighters XIV Today

SNK posted a tweet that Famitsu will perform another streaming of The King of Fighters XIV. It will be held on April 28th that will start at 8 PM (JST) through Famitsu’s Nico Channel. The demo will be shown in […]

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The Future is Now – SNK Playmore becomes… SNK

Have you noticed that in their recent The King of Fighters XIV trailers (and the articles written recently), SNK stopped using the name Playmore? At the KOF XIV event in Akihabara, Company President Kouichi Sotoyama announced the re-branding of SNK […]

Nakoruru and Shun’ei Joins The King of Fighters XIV

Fresh from the Akihabara Event and even the reveal of all of the characters of The King of Fighters XIV, SNK recently released a new trailer for KOF XIV. The character trailer reveals Nakoruru, the heroine and deuteragonist of the […]

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The King of Fighters XIV Site Renewal

SNK also updated the official The King of Fighters XIV website. They opened the Features Section, Story Section and the Characters Section. Currently, the teams open so far are: Japan Team Yagami Team Fatal Fury Team They also feature a […]

The King of Fighters XIV Game Features and Release Date Announced

First Game Trailer (EN) SNK recently revealed the contents of The King of Fighters XIV at the special event at Akihabara today. In a special presentation showing all the characters. As well as the new gameplay features in KOF XIV. […]

 

Atlus USA to Publish The King of Fighters XIV in North America

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For those who are expecting The King of Fighters XIV in North America, Atlus USA announced their partnership anew with SNK Playmore (via their Twitter account) to publish KOF XIV into North America.

This is the second KOF installment that Atlus USA will publish in North America after The King of Fighters XIII.

Atlus USA KOF XIV Official Website

Stay tuned for more upcoming information.

Mui Mui and Kukri joins The King of Fighters XIV

The PlayStation Channel recently released a new trailer for KOF XIV. Like SNK Playmore promised in their Twitter account.

While most of us are anticipating the announcement of Joe Higashi this week, much to our surprise, we get two newcomers instead, Mui Mui, a character from the pachislot Dragon Gal and Kukri, a mysterious hooded man who can manipulate sand.

Stay tuned for more upcoming information. (And will we ever get Joe next week?)

The King of Fighters XIV Live Streaming by Famitsu

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Famitsu announced in that The King of Fighters XIV will have a live streaming demo in their Nico Channel on Friday, April 8th at 9 PM (JST).

The streaming demo will feature veteran fighting gamer, Nemo.

Source: Famitsu’s Nico Channel 

The King of Fighters XIV Tokyo Event Details Revealed

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SNK Playmore finally provided the details of The King of Fighters XIV event in Akihabara that will be held in April 25th in their recent press release (pdf).

It will be held in e-sports SQUARE AKIHABARA from 6:00 PM-9:00 PM (JST).  The demo will have 24 characters playable. SNK Playmore themselves will broadcast the event on their own Twitch channel.

First 150 visitors will get a KOF XIV Muffler Towel and a Bottled Sports Drink. At the same time, first 500 visitors will get a KOF XIV Fan.

Source: SNK Playmore press release (pdf)

 

Geese Howard and Ryo Sakazaki (and Joe Higashi) Joins The King of Fighters XIV

The PlayStation Channel recently released a new trailer for KOF XIV. Like SNK Playmore promised in their Twitter account.

Geese Howard (his first playable canon appearance since The King of Fighters ’96, though last time playable in The King of Fighters 2002 Unlimited Match) and Ryo Sakazaki (returning from The King of Fighters XIII) are joining the 50-man KOF XIV roster.

If you notice in the trailer carefully, Joe Higashi (also returning from The King of Fighters XIII) makes an appearance, but is not formally announced. (See you next week, Joe…)

Stay tuned for more upcoming information (and Joe).

The King of Fighters XIV Tokyo Event Moved Earlier and Place Announced

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SNK Playmore Japan’s Twitter posted that the Tokyo event for The King of Fighters XIV has been moved earlier from April 26th to April 25th.

At the same time, the location of the event has been partly confirmed to take place in Akihabara,

Further details such as the venue and the time of the event will be announced soon.

Source: SNK Playmore Japan’s Twitter

Athena Asamiya, Luong and Nelson Joins The King of Fighters XIV

The PlayStation Channel recently released a new trailer for KOF XIV. Like SNK Playmore promised in their Twitter account.

Athena Asamiya (returning from The King of Fighters XIII) are joined by two newcomers, Luong (A female Taekwondo fighter) and Nelson (a South American boxer with a cybernetic arm).

Stay tuned for more upcoming information.

The King of Fighters XIV at KVO to have 20 Characters.

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SNK Playmore’s Twitter posted that the build used for the KVO Exhibition Tournament that will be held on April 30 in Osaka will have at least 20 Characters available.

Additionally, SNK Playmore will give KOF XIV Muffler Towels to the first 500 participants at the KVO Exhibition tournament.

Source: SNK Playmore JP Twitter.

Sylvie Paula Paula, Vice and Kim Kaphwan Joins The King of Fighters XIV

The PlayStation Channel recently released a new trailer for KOF XIV. Like SNK Playmore promised in their Twitter account.

Sylvie Paula Paula (KOF XIV’s first true newcomer), Vice and Kim Kaphwan (both returning from The King of Fighters XIII) joins the King of Fighters XIV.

Stay tuned for more upcoming information.

Tung Fu Rue, Choi Bounge, Chin Gentsai Joins The King of Fighters XIV

The PlayStation Channel recently released a new trailer for KOF XIV.

 Tung Fu Rue (first official appearance, though he was first seen in the PlayStation 2 version of The King of Fighters XI), Choi Bounge (last seen on The King of Fighters 2002) and Chin Gentsai (returning from The King of Fighters XIII) joins the King of Fighters XIV.

Stay tuned for more upcoming information.