SNK started airing a trailer for his The King of Fighters XV Wednesday’s game featuring the character of Kula Diamond (voiced by Yumi Kakazu).
Kula Diamond is part of the Krohnen team, which also includes Ángel and Khrohnen
SNK the game will be released on Playstation 5, Playstation 4, Xbox Series X | S, Windows 10, To smoke, and the Epic Games Store on February 17. Pre-orders for the game opened on December 11.
SNK delayed the game due to the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic affecting the development schedule. The game was originally slated to launch in 2021.
The game’s open beta test took place November 19-22, and a second beta test for Playstation consoles took place from December 17th.
The game will feature 39 playable fighters including all characters from previous games.
The game’s initial roster includes: Shun’Ei, Meitenkun, Benimaru Nikaido, Iori, Joe Higashi, Kyo, Chizuru, Leona Heidern, Mai Shiranui, Andy Bogard, Yuri Sakazaki, Terry Bogard, Yashiro Nanakase, King, Shermie, Chris, Ryo Sakazaki, Robert Garcia, Ralf, Clark, Blue Mary, Luong, Vanessa, Ramon, King of Dinosaurs, Athena Asamiya, Antonov, Ash Crimson, Kukri, Isla, K ‘, Heidern, Dolores, Whip, Ángel, Krohnen, Maxima and Kula Diamond.
SNK published The King of Fighters XIV, the last opus of the franchise, for Playstation 4 in August 2016. SNK then released the game for PC via To smoke in June 2017.
The series inspires a Chinese animated film titled The King of Fighters: Awaken which will debut simultaneously in the world in 2022.