KOF fans who are attending this year’s EVO should be excited to learn that SNK and ATLUS are hosting a ton of events surrounding The King of Fighters XIV. In addition to having hands-on time with the actual game, SNK will also be hosting a bunch of panels with key developers and artists, as well an autograph session right after.
They will also be holding a side tournament where you could win some cash! First place gets you $1,400, while 2nd and 3rd place gets you $700 and $350, respectively. SNK and ATLUS’ full schedule can be seen below.
FRIDAY, JULY 15
All Day: THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV Freeplay and Tournament Practice Stations
SATURDAY, JULY 16
All Day: THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV Freeplay Stations
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM: SNK Developers Panel
1:00 PM – 1:30 PM: SNK Developers Autograph Session
2:00 PM : Side Tournament (ATLUS Booth) Matches Begin
TBD: Special Exhibition Match
TBD: Side Tournament Top 8
The King of Fighters XIV is scheduled to be released on August 23rd, 2016 in North America.[via PR]