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News: Metal Slug 3 Runs and Guns Its Way onto the PS4, PS3, and Vita

Metal Slug 3 Runs and Guns Its Way onto the PS4, PS3, and Vita

Pixel perfect port

No self-respecting videogame console would be complete without at least a handful of Metal Slug ports to its name, so we're happy to report that Metal Slug 3 will be arriving on all three of Sony's super systems later this year. Recently announced on the PlayStation Blog, the bombastic port will apparently come packed with some...

News: PS Plus Subscribers Score Free Copy of The King of Fighters XIII

PS Plus Subscribers Score Free Copy of The King of Fighters XIII

Mai to go

North American PlayStation Plus subscribers will get to keep their fingers busy with The King of Fighters XIII this week, when the title is added to the service’s Instant Game Collection. The game promises a wealth of different gameplay modes, a refined engine, and 30 beautifully rendered fighters. And, yes, that monstrous roster does...

News: King Of Fighters XIII DLC Delayed On PS3, Netcode Patch Incoming

King Of Fighters XIII DLC Delayed On PS3, Netcode Patch Incoming

Atlus has announced that it has delayed the King Of Fighters XIII's upcoming "NESTS Kyo" character DLC pack, citing a remarkably vague "technical error" as the reason for the delay

The downloadable extension was originally intended for a December 20th release, but will now drop on January 10th. In order to make up for the delay, the DLC's price will be cut to $2.99 for a limited period upon launch..

News: King Of Fighters XIII Hits British Shores On November 25th

King Of Fighters XIII Hits British Shores On November 25th

Rising Star Games has confirmed that King Of Fighters XIII will release in the UK on November 25th

The game was originally due out in October, but was pushed earlier in the month. Those that pre-order the game will receive a limited edition four CD soundtrack taken from the history of the series. A double-sided A3 poster and digital art disc will also be included.

News: Rising Star Outlines Pre-Order Bonuses For King Of Fighters XIII

Rising Star Outlines Pre-Order Bonuses For King Of Fighters XIII

Fans of the King Of Fighters series will want to make sure they pre-order a copy of the upcoming King Of Fighters XIII in the UK

Publisher Rising Star has announced that all pre-orders will come with a four CD soundtrack spanning the history of the series. The incentive comes in addition to the retail product's variety of goodies, including the game, double-sided poster, digital art-disc and..

E3 2011: King Of Fighters XIII Announced For PlayStation 3, Out This Holiday

King Of Fighters XIII Announced For PlayStation 3, Out This Holiday

In an email sent out to its "Faithful" mailing list, Atlus revealed plans to localise SNK's PlayStation 3 brawler, King Of Fighters XIII, for Noth American release this "holiday"

The game was originally released last year in Japan, and includes over 30 characters from the SNK fighting dynasty. Don't worry guys, Mai is included. The sequel promises a "rebuilt online mode" for enhanced..

News: So Y'know They Are Bringing Out All Those NEOGEO Games For PlayStation 3...

So Y'know They Are Bringing Out All Those NEOGEO Games For PlayStation 3...

.. You might end up wanting one of these PlayStation 3 compatible NEOGEO pads from SNK Playmore and Exar. The USB powered pad will work with both the PS3 and PC. It includes a PlayStation button for easy access to the XMB during gameplay, presumably so you can send your buddy expletives when he kicks your ass with Genan. Jerk. The controller's available from Play-Asia and NCSX.

News: Feast Your Eyes On The First King Of Fighters XIII Screens

Feast Your Eyes On The First King Of Fighters XIII Screens

King Of Fighters XIII is happening

It's a real video game. It was announced in Tokyo this week, alongside a slew of screenshots (Kotaku's got your back) and word of the return of Mai Shiranui - every fan's big-boobed favourite. The game'll no doubt make it's way over to the Playstation 3 at some point. Anyone excited? We thought King Of Fighters XII was decent, but severely lacking in content.

News: King Of Fighters XII Gets All Patched Up On The PS3

King Of Fighters XII Gets All Patched Up On The PS3

If you've been attempting to play King Of Fighters XII online on the Playstation 3 you may have noticed it's all a bit broken

Not anymore. Fixed."The patch fixes in-game issues such as buggy character combos and optimizes online matches. This update fundamentally changes the way game data is processed and synchronized during online matches, placing greater importance on the game's response..

News: King Of Fighters XII Smashes The UK & Europe This 25th September

King Of Fighters XII Smashes The UK & Europe This 25th September

Been waiting for some King Of Fighters XII action on your Playstation 3? Couldn't be bothered to go through the hassle of importing? Well know that SNK Playmore's 2D beat 'em up is due to hit the Playstation 3 in Europe this September 25th courtesy of publisher Ignition Entertainment

The game won a slew of E3 best fighting game awards and sparks the continuation of a real fighting game renaissance..

News: SNK Fighting Sticks Headed To Japan

SNK Fighting Sticks Headed To Japan

These two new SNK themed fighting sticks are set to tie in with the upcoming King Of Fighters XII

Releasing on July 16th the controllers will retail at ¥6,279 ($65) for the KoFXII controller and ¥5,229 ($54) for the classic styled Neo Geo Stick 2. Of course, the Yen pricing means they're Japanese only we're afraid. You could always import them though.

News: King Of Fighters XII Honestly Looks Gorgeous

King Of Fighters XII Honestly Looks Gorgeous

Remember when no one cared about beat 'em up games

Well they're back. Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe and Street Fighter IV have secured that. But what after that? Well, this July we'll all be playing as Terry Bogard in old favourite King Of Fighters. XII. The homeward bound arcade port will feature a roster beyond the arcades 20, and a new anti-aliasing mode to make the graphics all nice and smooth..