SNK has confirmed The King of Fighters XV might be coming to PlayStation 5 and PlayStation four when it is launched through the first quarter of 2022, in addition to Xbox Series X/S, Windows 10, Steam, and the Epic Games Store. The recreation might be printed each digitally and at retail worldwide by Koch Media.

Very few different particulars had been introduced in regards to the subsequent installment in the preventing recreation franchise, which has been recognized about publicly because it was briefly talked about throughout an IPO investor relations conference two years in the past. When it was formally introduced at first of this 12 months, Creative Director Eisuke Ogura promised the sport can be “fast paced while adding elements to make it more exciting“. The graphics and sound will even be improved from The King of Fighters XIV.

Koch Media’s director of world accomplice publishing Stephan Schmidt mentioned in regards to the partnership:

We are delighted to be working once more with SNK and excited to assist them with our native publishing places of work all over the world. It is significantly thrilling to give you the option to work on such a legendary preventing recreation franchise. I’m satisfied that we’ll obtain nice issues collectively for the digital and bodily launch of this title.

Over the final six months, a range of fighters have been revealed by their very own trailers and/or screenshots. The roster of fighters presently contains:

Team Hero

  • Shun’ei
  • Meitenkun
  • Benimaru Nikaido

Team Fatal Fury

  • Joe Higashi
  • Andy Bogard
  • Terry Bogard

Team Sacred Treasures

  • Iori Yagami
  • Kyo Kusanagi
  • Chizuru Kagura

Team Orochi

  • Yashiro Nanakase
  • Shermie
  • Chris

Team Art of Fighting

  • King
  • Ryo Sakazaki
  • Robert Garcia

Team Ikari

  • Leona Heidern
  • Ralf Jones
  • Clark Still

Team Secret Agent


  • Yuri Sakazaki
  • Mai Shiranui

The launch window refers to the primary quarter of the monetary 12 months, which suggests we’re seemingly to see the sport attain our shores through the spring. More particulars have been promised for the long run.

[Source: SNK]