During EVO 2022, SNK announced The King of Fighters XV DLC characters Team Samurai from Samurai Shodown, Shingo Yabuki and Kim Kaphwan.
Team Samurai features Haohmaru, Nakoruru, and Darli Dagger from the newest game in the Samurai Shodown series. The new DLC team releases in fall 2022.
Additionally, SNK provided a glimpse into Season 2 DLC of The King of Fighters XV with the reveal of returning characters Shingo Yabuki and Kim Kaphwan. Artwork of both characters was shown during the EVO 2022 reveal. A release window of 2023 was announced.
Check out the new trailer below via SNK:
The King of Fighters XV is available now for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC via Steam. Cross-play support releases via a free update in 2023.
Lastly, here’s an overview of the latest fighting game via previous coverage:
SHATTER ALL EXPECTATIONS!
Transcend beyond your limits with KOF XV!
Since its debut in 1994, the KOF fighting game series has been driving the world to new heights of excitement with its appealing characters and unique game system. Six years have passed since the last title in the series, and now KOF XV surpasses all of its predecessors in terms of graphics, systems, and online experience!
– A total of 39 playable fighters at launch!
Classic popular characters, heroes and villains revived from the dead, new challengers, and more! The most epic dream match in KOF history is about to begin!
– KOF’s story reaches its climax!
The latest KOF Saga continues from the previous title in Story Mode. This time, the story is coming to an explosive climax!
– The culmination of the series’ battle system
Inheriting the series’ traditional 3-on-3 team battle, KOF XV also features the exciting new “SHATTER STRIKE” mechanic. Enjoy an unprecedented sense of speed and hype fighting game action!
– Easy and versatile online play
KOF XV features rollback netcode. There are also a variety of battle options that allow you to choose how you want to play!
– KOF XV is fully packed with content to enjoy
Includes a Gallery with movies and voice samples, and a new DJ STATION with over 300 popular songs from the KOF series and more.