During SNK’s Tokyo Game Show 2021 livestream, the corporate revealed its newest addition to the KOF XV roster, Isla. As the rival to Shun’ei, she additionally wields the phantom palms and performs a significant function within the story. Isla’s debut trailer confirmed that Lynn will voice the character. Lynn beforehand voiced characters such as Azura from Fire Emblem Fates and Nico from Devil May Cry 5.

Isla is a graffiti artist, and her moveset displays that. Her trailer exhibits her wielding spray paint throughout a lot of her combos, and he or she even summons her phantom palms with it. Her stage, a graffiti-filled underground subway station, additionally displays her specialty. Isla has some nice versatility in her assaults, switching between quick and mid-range due to her phantom palms. Later within the livestream, Isla’s capabilities had been additional proven in a sequence of matches between a number of prime gamers.

The earlier fighter revealed for KOF XV was Kukri, the foul-mouthed sand wielder from North Africa who makes his return from KOF XIV. He was additionally the primary antagonist of the spin-off title SNK Heroines Tag Team Frenzy. Meanwhile, the newest Team Story lined the motivations behind Team Fatal Fury members Andy Bogard, Terry Bogard, and Joe Higashi.

The King of Fighters XV will launch for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X, and PC by way of Steam and Epic Games Store on February 17, 2022.