The King of Fighters ’97 Global Match Launches in April

SNK Corporation has announced the release window for The King of Fighters ’97 Global Match, their recently announced port of their classic fighting game.

The game will launch across PC, PlayStation 4, and PS Vita sometime in April of this year. Featured above, you can view the first trailer for the new port of the classic fighting game.

Fans can expect the game to include worldwide online multiplayer, as well as new features. You can also play between two unique modes: Advanced Mode and Extra Mode. The PlayStation 4 and PS Vita versions also have cross-platform play.

Brandon Orselli


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  • Why Vita? Who in their right mind would play a fighting game on a handheld?

  • A Punk Named Katsuya Jonouchi

    Me apparently.

  • A Punk Named Katsuya Jonouchi

    Good to see SNK Re-Releasing more of they’re beloved classics, though unless this has any substantial Bells & Whistles i’ll just stick with my Orochi Saga Ver.

  • Qmish

    it’s nice for casual fun before sleep. those 2d games of 90s looks nice on portable