KOF is a great fighting series. Though it may not be consider as amazing as MK or SF, this series has always kept me interested in it. And for what is worth, I still consider KOF 98 one of the best parts of this series. Therefore, I’m delighted to inform you about the Final Edition of this legendary fighting game that will hit Steam next month. The King of Fighters ’98 Ultimate Match Final Edition is available for pre-order on Steam, comes with a 20% discount, will feature two online modes, and will be graced with a new “Ultimate” mode.
According to its description, The King of Fighters ’98 Ultimate Match Final Edition will sport an overall readjustment of the its balance and every character’s moves.
The game is priced at 11,99€ and those interested can pre-purchase it from here.
Here are its key features:
?A gorgeous character roster of 64 fighters:
In addition to the original roster of “KOF ’98”, emblematic KOF characters such as Eiji Kisaragi, Kasumi Todoh, Geese Howard, Mr. Big, and Wolfgang Krauser join this ultimate tournament. Furthermore, this final edition offers an alternate version to some characters for a total of 64 different fighters and infinite team possibilities.
?New system «ULTIMATE MODE »:
The newly added “Ultimate Mode” will allow you to combine the various features of the original “Extra” and “Advanced” game modes in order to create your own one! Moreover, classic “Extra” and “Advanced” 2 game modes have been thoroughly rebalanced for a wider variety of battle strategies.
?2 different online features available:
Choose between “Rank Match”, where your battle results are reflected, and “Player Match”, where you can set your versus battle settings to your liking. Struggle to be the true King of Players in the limelight of the international stage! The world is yours!
?Original NEOGEO Ver. of “KOF ’98” included:
The original NEOGEO version of “KOF ’98” has been faithfully ported for the great pleasure of all! Discover or rediscover the quintessence of “KOF” on Steam!
?Various game modes:
KOF ’98 UM FE features several game modes for the best game experience ever such as “Endless Mode”, in which you take on CPU-controlled characters in a series of battles, “Challenge Mode” to attempt and clear a total of 30 missions, “Practice Mode” where you can train using all types of moves and combos, or “Character Edit” that lets you redesign / customize your favorite characters to your liking.