THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV is Now Available in the Americas

Ladies and gentlemen, this is the moment THE KING OF FIGHTERS fans have been waiting for… IIIIIIT’S TIMEEEEEEE! THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV, the newest entry of SNK’s illustrious team fighting game series, is now available for PS4 in the Americas! KOF XIV is an evolution of the series because it introduces series-first 3D graphics and numerous improvements to the fighting gameplay. With 50 characters (all available at launch), streamlined controls, updated Combo/Max Mode mechanics, a robust single-player storyline, vastly improved netcode, new multiplayer features such as “Party Battle,” and…

Team Ikari Warriors is Reporting for Duty in THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV

We’ll not beat around the bush. Team Ikari Warriors is an elite mercenary agency, led by Commander Heidern, that’s tasked with gathering intel about Antonov and some of the other… undesirables in THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV tournament. These soldiers of fortune are big, strong, and not afraid of getting up close and personal in combat. Leading these warriors into the tournament is Colonel Ralf Jones, nicknamed the One Man Army, who is no stranger to fighting. Although Ralf is a bit hotheaded, he is an exceptional leader who utilizes a…

Team Psycho Soldier Fights for Justice in THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV

I’m sorry to burst your bubble, but Team Psycho Soldier isn’t really filled with psychos or soldiers. On the contrary, it’s comprised of a famous J-pop idol, goofy high school kid, and an old drunk kung fu master. Don’t let that fool you though, because this team is legitimately dangerous. First off, we have the psycho ball flinging Athena Asamiya. Athena is a cheerful and friendly high school girl who is adored worldwide for being a famous pop star. She has a strong sense of justice and always puts on…

THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV demo is now available

It’s time to start training, because THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV demo is now available on the PlayStation Store! Although the demo doesn’t have online functionality, players will be able to practice local versus with seven characters (Kyo Kusanagi, Mai Shiranui, Iori Yagami, Sylvie Paula Paula, King of Dinosaurs, Shun’ei, and Nelson). Oh, and the demo will come with a free dynamic PS4 theme! Download the demo here. We also have a new trailer! Team China is comprised of the great master Tung Fu Rue and his two new students:…

THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV Demo Will Be Available Worldwide Beginning July 19

If you’ve been burning on the inside for some intense 3v3 fighting game action, your wait is about to get a little more bearable. That’s because THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV demo will be available on the PlayStation Store worldwide on July 19 for the Americas/Europe and July 20 for Asia! Players will finally be able to slake their burning KOF thirst by test driving seven characters (Kyo Kusanagi, Mai Shiranui, Iori Yagami, Sylvie Paula Paula, King of Dinosaurs, Shun’ei, and Nelson) before the game launches. While the demo won’t have…

Team South Town Will Show No Mercy in THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV

With series regulars Geese Howard, Billy Kane, and the newly introduced Hein, Team South Town is basically Team Fatal Fury with bad guys in THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV. Let’s start with Geese Howard, the notorious crime lord from South Town who reminds me of a villain from a popular 1980s karate kids movie. He utilizes the Hakkyokuseiken style, and mercilessly brutalizes unlucky opponents with a mix of electric strikes and throws. Geese is big, bad, and ready to prove that he’s the strongest fighter on the planet by crushing…

THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV Digital Pre-Orders Are Now Live

ARE YOU READY FOR THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV TOURNAMENT!? YOU ARE!? WELL, THAT’S GREAT… but we still have over a month to go before the game comes out. However, we do have some good news today, because digital pre-orders for KOF XIV are now live on PSN! Pre-order the digital version here: https://store.playstation.com/#!/en-us/cid=UP2611-CUSA05533_00-KINGOFFIGHTERS14 Oh, and did we mention that digital pre-orders will come with two costumes and a dynamic PS4 theme for free? Those who pre-order the game digitally will receive the Nightmare Geese and Classic Kyo DLC costumes…

Team Mexico Will Bring a Symphony of Slams to THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV

As we’ve been introducing the teams that are going to be in THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV, we’ve come to realize an issue: None of those teams have a GIANT DINOSAUR MAN on their team! Well, thanks to Team Mexico, we’ve fixed that right up! The tyrannosaur-man is known as the King of Dinosaurs and he’s ready to lead Team Mexico to fame and glory. To be honest, not much is known about the mysterious KOD, but we do know he’s a professional wrestler with a mysterious past, who’s fighting…

Team South America Will Represent Their Continent in The King of Fighters XIV

The agile members of Team South America — Bandeiras Hattori, Zarina, and Nelson — are focusing their energy towards fighting anyone and everyone in THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV Tournament! Even though each member of Team South America are fighting for different reasons, they’ve banded together to help each other out. First off, Bandeiras Hattori is a self-trained ninja who practices the legitimately dangerous art of, uh, Brazilian ninjutsu (not to be confused with Brazilian jiu-jitsu!). Basically, Bandeiras is a 100% certified Brazilian ninja who wants to win the tournament to…

Will Team Official Invitation Win It All in THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV?

Team Official Invitation is a unique team because they’re comprised entirely of new characters to the KOF series! They were also personally invited by the mysterious billionaire Antonov, host of THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV tournament, because they’re the best of the best of the best. So what does a crack team of ultimate fighters look like? First up is Sylvie, a former member of the shadowy NESTS organization, whose modified body allows her to unleash electrical attacks on opponents. While those powers are deadly on their own, what makes…