You May Want To Import King Of Fighters XII Instead

Not that there's anything wrong with the upcoming Western release of the game. Just, we're fans of classy box art, and few boxes are classier than SNK's Japanese offerings. » 5/08/09 7:30am 5/08/09 7:30am

Are These Your New King Of Fighters XII Fighters?

When The King of Fighters XII arrives on the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 this Summer, it's bringing with it brand new fighters, ones not included in the arcade's 20-strong roster. » 4/10/09 4:40pm 4/10/09 4:40pm

King of Fighters XII Strikes Worldwide In July

The beautiful hand-drawn graphics of King of Fighters XII are coming to an Xbox 360 or PlayStation 3 near you, as SNK Playmore and Ignition Entertainment announce a worldwide release for July. » 3/03/09 12:40pm 3/03/09 12:40pm

New King Of Fighters Videos Are Something Else

Japan's big arcade gaming expo, AOU, went down last Friday & Saturday. Lots of cool stuff was shown off, but few games - if any - look as damn good as King of Fighters XII. » 2/23/09 9:00am 2/23/09 9:00am

Please Be Seated For This King Of Fighters XII Trailer

Heed the warning. Don't stand and watch. If you're standing, it's further for your jaw to fall before it hits the ground. More chance of seriously hurting yourself. » 1/07/09 12:40am 1/07/09 12:40am

Here's Your King Of Fighters XII Roster

Street Fighter IV's able to whip up an internet shitstorm every time it announces one character. King of Fighters XII, meanwhile, likes to be a little more subtle, announcing its full, seemingly final roster quietly. » 12/30/08 2:00am 12/30/08 2:00am

King Of Fighters XII For US, Europe In 2009

You'd have thought this news was to be simply expected, not highlighted, but in these days of not-getting-SFIV-cabinets » 11/19/08 7:00am 11/19/08 7:00am, you can't take for granted: Ignition Entertainment have today announced that they'll be publishing console versions of SNK's King of Fighters XII in the US and Europe. And that's about all they…

Booth Showcase: SNK Is The King Of Fighters, Boobs

We close out our TGS booth tours with SNK’s. Thanks for stickin' around. It was both larger and more impressive than last year’s mild effort, thanks in most part to the presence of an row of eight playable King of Fighters XII arcade cabinets. Oh, and two 60” LCD’s showcasing that action, helping make it easily the… » 10/14/08 9:00pm 10/14/08 9:00pm

Here, Another Gorgeous King Of Fighters XII Trailer

And this one's not some shaky cam one » 9/26/08 8:20am 9/26/08 8:20am, either. It's a proper one. A long, proper one, that shows off better than any before the of frames of animation that have been poured into each character.

SNK Talk KOFXII's Gorgeous, Gorgeous Graphics

You know one of the key differences between product » 9/19/08 8:20am 9/19/08 8:20am and ? It's in the craftsmanship. Lots of people can churn out a 3D model of an alien, few can . So those that , we treasure. And we treasure SNK! Speaking yesterday at the Tokyo Amusement Show, King Of Fighters XII producer Masaaki Kukino spoke at length about not…

Metal Slug HD? Et Tu, SNK?

How does one modernize an 8- or 16-bit classic? If your Capcom or Konami, you may decide that low-fi is the way to go, with Mega Man 9 » 9/18/08 9:00pm 9/18/08 9:00pm and going for that old-school look. On the other hand, you can go the route, putting a high-definition spit-shine on your strictly retro gameplay. That's what SNK may finally be…

King Of Fighters XII Hits Japanese Arcades In April 2009 (Plus New…

Click to view » 9/18/08 5:30am 9/18/08 5:30amStreet Fighter IV looks good, but really, King of Fighters XII looks . , at any rate (go on, click above!). Guess we'll find out how well it next April (sadly couldn't make the at the Tokyo Amusement Show), since that's when SNK say it'll be out in arcades. Needless to say, those are arcades, and with…