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  1. Chinese investors buy King of Fighters publisher SNK PlaymoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Gamasutra

    SNK Playmore, Capcom's longtime fighting game rival and home to franchises like Fatal Fury and The King of Fighters has been acquired by Chinese investors. The news has been confirmed in an extremely brief news story from Reuters, with a much more informative take on the move available at SNK fansite Dream Cancel.


  2. The King of Fighters 2001Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 |

    The King of Fighters 2001 is the eighth installment of the King of Fighters series, radically switching the traditional 3-on-3 team system with a dynamic team system. The King of Fighters 2001 is a 2D fighting game developed by former SNK employees and published by Eolith for the Neo Geo .


  3. Yatagarasu: Attack on CataclysmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 |

    Yatagarasu: Attack on Cataclysm is an updated version of the original Yatagarasu game developed by ex-SNK/KOF developers that was successfully funded through an Indiegogo campaign and features numerous gameplay revisions and new characters. Yatagarasu: Attack on Cataclysm is an updated version of the original Yatagarasu game developed by former SNK/King of Fighters developers.


  4. Skullgirls creator reveals upcoming action-RPG IndivisibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | Digital Trends

    ... game with an all-female cast. Inspired by tag team-based fighters like Marvel vs. Capcom 2 and SNK's The King of Fighters series, Skullgirls found its own voice within an established genre with unique features like combo loop detection and ...


  5. Worth Reading: How Sega Totally Blew It With SaturnRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Kotaku

    ... art is a deliberate, predetermined art style. And it's not just with us. The Reviewer of the SNK fighter King of Fighters XIII over at IGN had this to say about the sprite work: This sprite is not "quite good." It's among the best 2D animation ever ...


  6. SNK Sale Announced For Mobile Devices Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | International Business Times

    Game developer SNK Playmore has garnered a reputation for being one of the heavyweight fighting game developers in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Titles like "King of Fighters" and "Samurai Showdown" were considered at the time to be incredible 2D fighting games and were comparable to "Street Fighter" from Capcom.


  7. The King of Fighters 2006Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 |

    The King of Fighters: Maximum Impact 2 was released in North America as The King of Fighters 2006, and is a sequel to The King of Fighters: Maximum Impact. Rumored that the fighting tournament in Southtown was sponsored by "Mephistopheles", a gangland syndicate, to annihilate their rivals and secure operating capital.


  8. Cult classic 8-bit game 'Crystalis' turns 25 years oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 |

    ... , well before the studio became known for the Neo Geo arcade and console systems and games such as The King of Fighters and Bust-A-Move . For whatever reasons Crystalis failed to catch on with American audiences, even with glowing reviews from the ...


  9. 'King Of Fighters' Characters Join 'Metal Slug Defense' In Latest UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | International Business Times

    Off all the series' that SNK have made, few are more popular than the "King of Fighters" games and the "Metal Slug" shooters. For years these games have entertained many a video game fan and now these two worlds are set to unite as one.


  10. Xbox One April System Update Rolling Out With New Hub Links And...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | International Business Times

    ... discount. Some of the titles include "Samurai Showdown Sen," "Metal Slug XX," "Serious Sam" titles and "The King of Fighters." The full list of titles can be seen in this link here , along with their corresponding discounts.


  11. Xbox One and 360 Xbox Live Gold members' "Deals of the Week" for the week of April 7thRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 |

    ... mostly Neo Geo titles. The list has a lot of the classics such as: Metal Slug 3, Samurai Showdown II, King of Fighters '98, Metal Slug XX, King of Fighters '00 and more. These titles will all be 50% off for this week. If you're looking for something ...


  12. Forza Horizon 2 available as a part of this week's Deals with GoldRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | WinBeta

    ... list is quite big for Xbox 360 owners and includes the likes of Serious Sam 2, Naruto Storm Revolution, the King of Fighters and many more. Here's the complete list, do note that some of the titles are available for both Xbox Live Gold and Silver ...


  13. Classic Fighting Game 'Fatal Fury Special' Available Now On Mobile DevicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | International Business Times

    While mobile fighting games like "Injustice: Gods Among Us" and "Marvel's Contest of Champions" have dominated the mobile spectrum, SNK has shown that it still has the fire to succeed. After a couple of recent "King of Fighters" releases, SNK has now launched one of its more well-known fighting games in the "Fatal Fury Special."


  14. Waistman WeekliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | This Is Bristol

    Ultra Street Fighter IV Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 SFIII: 3rd Strike King of Fighters XIII Persona 4: The Ultimax Ultra Suplex Hold BlazBlue Chronophantasma There are usually a few spare control pads/people willing to lend arcade sticks, but if you are able to bring your own it is a massive help! Please click 'going' on the event if you are planning to come, it gives us a good idea of attendance and what games to expect. If it's the first time you're coming to the event it might help to include a note about the main games you're interested in.


  15. PlayStation Now: As Great as Your ISP Will AllowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | PC Magazine

    ... feel for the game rather than the service. I had our resident fighting game expert Jeffrey L. Wilson play King of Fighters 13 over PlayStation Now. He plays the game often over Steam, and offered the best sense of the game's responsiveness when ...


  16. SNK Playmore:'the King of Fighters 2002 Unlimited Match' Is Now Available on Steam Read the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | Information Technology

    SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION is proud to announce the release of " THE KING OF FIGHTERS 2002 UNLIMITED MATCH " on the Steam PC gaming platform.


  17. The King of Fighters 2002 Unlimited MatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 |

    The King of Fighters 2002 Unlimited Match is an enhanced remake of the original KOF2002 that includes every character from the "NESTS Saga." The King of Fighters 2002 Unlimited Match is a 2009 fighting game developed by SNK Playmore.


  18. Dead or Alive 5: Last Round reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Eurogamer

    ... vocabulary. There are no quarter- or half-circle turns a la Street Fighter and no zigzag stick motions a la King of Fighters. Instead of thumb-bending acrobatics, the emphasis is instead on stringing together hits with furious speed and precision. ...


  19. Resident Evil' sequel, - Homeworld Remastered' out this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Austin American Statesman

    ... (PC), "Night Mysteries: The Amphora Prisoner" (PC), "No, Thank You!!!" (PC), "Blackhole" (PC), "The King of Fighters 2002 Unlimited Match" (PC), "Heckabomb" (PC), "Ascent: The Space Game" (PC), "Dyscourse" (PC), "Way of the Samurai 4" (PC), "Convoy" ...


  20. Garou: Mark of the WolvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 |

    ... . The story primarily focuses on Rock Howard , the son of Geese and trained under Terry, and the new "King of Fighters" tournament (not to be confused with the King of Fighters series) hosted by the mysterious Kain R. Heinlein . The game is one of ...