The King of Fighters ’98 Ultimate Match Final Edition now available for PS4

King of Fighters

Publisher SNK Corporation and port developer Code Mystics announced The King of Fighters ’98 Ultimate Match Final Edition is now available for PS4.

The King of Fighters ’98 Ultimate Match Final Edition is out now for PlayStation 4 via PlayStation Store for $14.99. This “ultimate and final version” of the legendary The King of Fighters ’98 was previously released for Windows PC (via Steam and GOG).

Previously, Code Mystics released a big update for the classic fighter adding rollback netcode, online lobbies, and even spectating modes.

Here’s a new trailer:

English version

Japanese version

Here’s a rundown on the game, via its store listing:

The ultimate evolution of The King of Fighters ’98 Ultimate Match Final Edition!

THE KING OF FIGHTERS ’98 ULTIMATE MATCH FINAL EDITION, a fully tuned-up version of KOF ’98 which is still an immensely popular game in the KOF series, is finally coming to PlayStation®4!

Based on KOF ’98, this new “ULTIMATE MATCH” features a unique new “Ultimate Mode” system and game balance adjustments. Various game modes such as “Challenge Mode” and “Practice Mode” have also been added!

In addition, this title adopts rollback netcode for its online matches. Online lobbies can accommodate up to nine players and features a spectator mode. Online functions have also been greatly overhauled, including a replay function for battles and settings for matchmaking conditions!

Aim for the top by winning the ultimate battle between 64 popular characters from KOF’s history!

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