Like any good modern fighting game, The King of Fighters XV has evolved since its release last February through post-launch content. The title is approaching its second year, he had already anticipated that the road was far from over and has just confirmed when Season 2 of the post-launch route will begin.
As promised a few months ago, SNK will continue to develop content for The King of Fighters XV, but had not revealed when Season 2 would start beyond ‘2023’.
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When will The King of Fighters XV Season 2 start?
Well, SNK detailed this launch window more, because today we know that Season 2 will start sometime in January 2023.
With the announcement, SNK gave a glimpse of Shingo Yabuki, the first DLC character to arrive with the new season, joining the 13 DLC characters it has released as part of post-launch content since the official premiere.
This fighter was one that fans requested a lot, since he had not returned since The King of Fighters XI. Best of all, his original voice actor, Takehito Koyasu, will also return to bring him back to life.
Additionally, it was announced that there will be adjustments for the “full character roster”.
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More DLC characters are on the way to The King of Fighters XV
That’s not all, since SNK took advantage of the moment to reiterate that cross-play is on the way, in addition to the return of Kim Kaphwan, and shared more defined release windows.
The cross-play implementation (Open Beta) and the arrival of the second DLC fighter of Season 2 are scheduled for spring 2023. Although it did not give details, SNK anticipated that there are plans for more DLC characters.
Then we leave you with the announcement trailer.
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The King of Fighters XV debuted on February 17, 2022 on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC. You can find more about him if you visit his file or if you consult our written review.
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