SNK Playmore News


The Rhythm of Fighters dances onto iOS and Android today

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 25, 2014 11:01am PDT

SNK's The Rhythm of Fighters crosses together its beloved King of Fighters franchise with rhythm-based gameplay and it's out today on iOS and Android.


"The fighting game could potentially add to the EBA/Ouendan formula, but I dont think SNK is ..."

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SNK trademarks 'The Rhythm of Fighters'

By Steve Watts, Mar 25, 2014 7:30am PDT

SNK has registered a trademark for "The Rhythm of Fighters," implying a possible King of Fighters spin-off.


"Well, The Typing of the Skullgirls worked, so I'll give this a shot, whatever it is."

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King of Fighters '97 now on iOS and Android

By Steve Watts, Nov 22, 2013 4:15pm PST

King of Fighters '97 is now available on iOS and Android for $3.99.


"I would love it if SNK released a lot of their back-catalogue on steam. I would buy Samurai ..."

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King of Fighters 13 hits PC in September, beta starts next week

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 13, 2013 9:00am PDT

The brief appearance of a trailer on Steam for The King of Fighters XIII made it pretty clear it was coming to PC, so goodness knows why it was pulled. You can't punch the cat back into the bag. Still, now it's all official: SNK's kick-puncher is due on September 13.


"I was about to say yes, but then I realized that my joystick is made from a broken dualshock 3. ..."

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King of Fighters 13 coming to PC

By Steve Watts, Aug 08, 2013 8:00am PDT

A trailer and logo have mentioned a "Steam Edition" of King of Fighters 13, making a PC port seem likely.


"Same here...PC is now my preferred way to play fighting games because its easy to use my arcade ..."

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The King of Fighters 13 joins PlayStation Plus library

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 08, 2012 11:30am PDT

Tomorrow brings yet another refresh to the PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection. King of Fighters 13 will be free to download for PlayStation Plus subscribers.


King of Fighters XIII patch to improve online play

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 20, 2011 9:00am PST

Wonky online play can ruin one of life's simplest pleasures--punching people in the face--so SNK Playmore is working to improve online offerings in The King of Fighters XIII with an upcoming patch.


"Unfortunately it doesn't sound like they're doing anything to improve latency, they're just ..."

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King of Fighters XIII DLC plans detailed

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 16, 2011 6:00am PST

With The King of Fighters due to launch next week, publisher Atlus has revealed DLC plans including an extra character and instant unlocks for the latest in the long-running fighter series.


"I can see KOF98 Iori selling like hotcakes amongst the hardcore KOF crowd."

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King of Fighters XIII coming to North America

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 08, 2011 3:10pm PDT

The latest in SNK Playmore's long-running 2D fighting series is being brought to North America this holiday season by Atlus, hitting Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.


"SNK is dead. SNK Playmore is like Limp Bizkit buying the rights to the Beatles and then ..."

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NEOGEO Games Come to PS3 and PSP to Celebrate 20th Annivesary

By Brian Leahy, Dec 21, 2010 4:30pm PST

A handful of NEOGEO titles will be coming to the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Portable through the "NEOGEO Station" on the PlayStation Store. An initial offering of 10 games will be available with the PS3 versions selling for $8.99 and PSP versions


"think I read garou at least was confirmed for next year, maybe on gaf"

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Trouble Witches Neo Announced for the XBLA

By Xav de Matos, Oct 21, 2010 10:40am PDT

Yet another Japanese bullet-hell shooter is headed to the XBLA. SNK Playmore has


Samurai Shodown SEN Announced for Xbox 360

By Jeff Mattas, Feb 10, 2010 3:30pm PST

Samurai Shodown SEN, the eleventh game in SNK Playmore's popular arcade-fighting series, will be released exclusively for the Xbox 360. XSEED Games...


"Yikes. At first I seriously thought those were resized from a PS2 version.. Then I realized ..."

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King of Fighters 12 Bringing Hand-drawn HD Sprites to Consoles Next Year

By Chris Faylor, Nov 18, 2008 9:45am PST

SNK Playmore's fighter The King of Fighters XII will arrive in North America and Europe next year, publisher Ignition announced today, though...


"I've been looking forward to this for a while now, as I really like the move to higher quality ..."

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King of Fighters '98 Attacks Xbox Live Arcade

By Blake Ellison, Sep 04, 2008 11:19am PDT

King of Fighters '98, the arcade and Neo Geo brawler with a cult following, is coming to the Xbox 360 via the online Xbox Live Arcade service....


"lol.....your calling duke a crappy doom rip-off? Dude, every FPS ever made is a doom rip off. ..."

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Metal Slug 7 Coming to North America This Fall

By Aaron Linde, Jun 27, 2008 12:18pm PDT

Publisher Ignition Entertainment today announced its intentions to localize SNK Playmore's run-and-gun shooter Metal Slug 7 (NDS) in North America...


"First non-arcade MS game is incorrect. There was one on the gameboy advance. Or was that a ..."

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