On Tuesday, November 10th, SNK released a finished rollback netcode update worked on by Code Mystics, for King of Fighters 2002UM on Steam. The update adds new some features to the netplay and graphics system such as scanlines, a win-loss screen at the end of matches, name display during matches, and a playback/replay mode!
KOF fans rejoice! Starting today on Steam, KOF 2002 UM gets Rollback Netcode! #SNK#KOF#Steam
Code Mystics expressed gratitude to the FGC for their assistance and support:
We at Code Mystics would just like to extend a personal thank you to the FGC, both for your support in our efforts, and also helping make #KOF2002UM rollback a reality. Here's to a prosperous future to us both! :)
In this new episode, we talk to various USA players about their current experiences with the King of Fighters 2002 Unlimited Match rollback netcode community beta! In the comment section, share with us your experiences, where you located and what game you feel is next to receive rollback netcode.
The fifth Bodega Classic was held this past weekend (September 11th and 12th 2020) for King of Fighters XIV PSN/Steam players! Well known players such as Luis Cha, Violent Kain, Decimo and El Rosa were featured in the PSN bracket, while many other talented players were in the Steam bracket.
This past weekend (July 31st 2020), the 4th Bodega Classic was held for King of Fighters XIV players on Steam and PS4. Well-known tournament players Violent Kain, Wero Asamiya, Dechimo and El Rosa were featured in the PS4 bracket.
Unfortunately, the Steam version of King of Fighters 2002 Unlimited Match doesn’t have color edit featured in the options, but thanks to a newly created color palette mod, you can surely change the colors of the sprites now!
Watch the video below for more details and an demonstration on how it works:
HawaiiMonkey has created a very detailed guide focusing on Luong in King of Fighters XIV. Lots of very useful and nasty technical tricks & tactics to optimize Luong to her fullest potential when playing high level matches in different settings.
The Bodega Classic is a King of Fighters XIV online tournament series presented by the nWo, organized and ran by MarcoPolo with help from various players and content creators in the North American SNK scene. It focuses the gameplay & player connections on the east coast USA scene but has quickly grown to include the Midwest, West Coast and has invited players from Canada and Mexico to participate. PS4 and Steam brackets are ran simultaneously in a two-day event fashion with great prizes organized on Matcherino for the winners.
Recently, the 3rd Bodega Classic was held June 26th and June 27th that featured extremely high level gameplay matches and smooth organization. Luis Cha, Violent Kain, Wero Asamiya, Dechimo and a few other talented KOFXIV players were invited to play and show their skills in the brackets.