Category Archives: King of Fighters 2002

Humble NeoGeo 25th Anniversary Bundle

HumbleNeoGeo25thBundleThe Humble Bundle site is currently running a NeoGeo 25th anniversary bundle covering several NeoGeo titles, and additional extras at high enough tiers. This covers the applicable titles already available on Steam, and several others as DRM-free downloads which can also be played on a browser. Notably, on of the available titles is Samurai Shodown V Special, which has never been ported outside the NeoGeo.

The tier breakdown is as follows.

Pay what you want:

  • Art of Fighting 2
  • Baseball Stars 2
  • Fatal Fury Special
  • King of the Monsters
  • Metal Slug 2
  • Samurai Shodown II
  • Sengoku 3
  • The King of Fighters 2000

Above average – all of the above plus:

  • Metal Slug (Steam available)
  • Metal Slug 3 (Steam available)
  • NeoGeo 25th Anniversary Soundtrack (Art of Fighting 2, Fatal Fury Special, Metal Slug 3, Samurai Shodown II)
  • Neo Turf Masters
  • Pulstar
  • Shock Troopers
  • The King of Fighters ’98 Ultimate Match Final Edition (Steam only)
  • The Last Blade
  • Twinkle Star Sprites

$10 or more – all of the above plus:

  • Garou: Mark of the Wolves
  • Metal Slug X (Steam available)
  • Samurai Shodown V Special
  • Shock Troopers: 2nd Squad
  • The King of Fighters 2002 Unlimited Match (Steam only)

$40 or more – all of the above plus a Metal Slug t-shirt.

 

 

Pichon Cup 4 from Mexico…. Road to Dream Cancel Cup

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One of the Dream Cancel Cup qualifying tournaments is live right now from Mexico. The tournament includes games such as KOF 02UM, KOF98UM, KOF2002, and KOF XIII from the SNK side of the house. The tournament has notable players such as Layec, Kula, and TC|Pako. You can check out the stream here:

 

Watch live video from GameOver_Team on www.twitch.tv

You can also follow the brackets here:

Pichon Cup 4 Challonge

KOF2002UM Nameless, Yuri, Kasumi & Heidern Combos By Bruno_Kof_13

Bruno_kof_13 put together a few very good videos demonstrating some combos you can use with Nameless, Yuri, Kasumi & Heidern in KOF2002UM! The combos start very easy then progress to much harder and longer Max Mode/BC combos! If you are looking for useful combos to use in battle, this videos can help you!

Hit the jump to view Kasumi’s & Heidern’s videos! Read more

36 KOF Furious The Final Experience 2 Combo Video

This is a crazy 33 minute combo video compilation featuring 15 combo makers from across the world! The KOF games featured are mainly KOF2002 and KOF13. The video editor is Hunter, and the combo makers are Thyagami, Cyber Yagami, Devil Caos, Rugal22, IoriX2K2, Chichi_BUG, Inayat Yagami, Tekila, Andy BUG, Citron, Elixir, Dark Angel, MK9999, Kyoforever and Nenem!

Source: Phillip Martin’s Youtube Channel

Upcoming online events

August is going to be a big month for online classic SNK games. First up, Desmond Delaghetto is filling up the weekend of August 13th with his King of Fighters first-to-10 series. On Saturday, The King of Fighters 98 will be the focus. On Sunday, it will be 2002. Check out all of the details in the forum thread: http://dreamcancel.com/forum/index.php?topic=1102.0.

The next weekend, steamwolf is running a Fatal Fury weekend. Saturday will feature Real Bout 2 and Sunday is all about Garou: Mark of the Wolves. RB2 is an amazing game and Garou is a classic that every fighting game fan knows and, most likely, loves. The information on the Fatal Fury weekend can be found here: http://dreamcancel.com/forum/index.php?topic=1117.0.

Drive Cancel Radio Episode 1

We’re back with a new episode and an official title – Drive Cancel Radio! Also note, that Drive Cancel is a monthly podcast.

This episode we get a recap of the recent GGPO first-to-10 sessions from Desmond Delaghetto and solidshark. Desmond also gives us a hint at an upcoming GGPO event he’s planning. After that, Desmond, solidshark and I have a discussion with Kane317, The Answer, Reynald (aka l2slythe) and metaphysics regarding King of Fighters XIII. We get their overall impressions on the game, its balance and tier list as well as advice on facing K’ and Raiden. They also discuss some upcoming videos they’re working on to help inform potential XIII players.


Download Episode 1.

Mobile users can download the mp3 from here.

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