SNK fans rejoice; a brand-new King of Fighters has arrived on portable devices with redrawn graphics, smooth animation, and stable Virtual Pad controls.
According to SNK-PLAYMORE , The King of Fighters-I for iPhone is compatible with Game Center. It also comes with four game modes: Team Battle for classic KOF 3-on-3 matches, Single Battle for 1-on-1 fights, Endless mode for endurance challenges with one life, and Training mode where players can practice with the Virtual Pad controls.
The iPhone version of KOF will include 14 fighters, including Terry Bogard, Kyo Kusanagi, K’ and Ash Crimson. Bonus content can be unlocked during gameplay and viewed within a ‘Gallery’ mode. In this mode, players will find premium trading cards based on original SNK PLAYMORE illustrations, art and rough sketches of KOF characters, KOF Team novel stories from the upcoming The King of Fighters XIII and other hidden treasures.
The King of Fighters-I also includes local wireless play via Bluetooth. Players can also exchange trading cards, view another player’s “My Card” (gamer profile cards), and send and receive versus battle replay data.
SNK-PLAYMORE promises to include free additional content by October 2011. Plus, there are plans to release an additional 20 characters and exclusive backgrounds in the near future.
THE KING OF FIGHTERS-1 is available on iTunes for $7.99 and is compatible with the iPhone 3GS (iOS4.1 or later), iPhone 4, iPod Touch (3rd generation and later), and iPad.
You can look to PixelPerfectGaming.com to have a review of The King Fighters-I in the coming days ahead.
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