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THE KING OF FIGHTERS ALLSTAR RELEASES NEW PLAYABLE CHARACTER, IN-GAME UPDATES AND MORE IN LATEST GAME UPDATE

Content update adds lots, including new character.
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]


 
LOS ANGELES – July 26, 2022 – Netmarble, a leading developer and publisher of high-quality mobile games, has released new content for their popular mobile action role-playing game THE KING OF FIGHTERS ALLSTAR. Players can now enjoy exciting new content including a new playable fighter, battle cards, events and more.
 
THE KING OF FIGHTERS ALLSTAR adds XV Shermie (Red Element / Balance Type) as a playable EX fighter. Her fighter attributes include an [Balance Type] Fighter’s ATK increase of 60%. In addition, her Special Skill increases Critical Rate by 15% for 3 seconds upon landing an attack and resets upon landing Critical Hit. Also, she is immune to Freeze and Petrify. She activates the Standing Spin Kick when attacking targets that can’t be grabbed.
 
Lady Choi Bounge (Green Element / Defense Type) is also newly added as an EX fighter. Her attributes include an [Extreme] fighter’s ATK increase of 30%, and gains Power by 5% when killing an enemy. Her Special Skill includes immunity to Bleed and Fear. When attacked, there is a 30% chance to apply Fear to the attacker for 2 seconds (Cooldown: 14 seconds). Also, when landing a skill [Lower Vain Stab EX], there is a 40% chance to reset Active Skill Cooldown. (Cooldown: 13 seconds)
 
New battle cards also have been added including the Shermie and Lady Choi Bounge Special Card, which offers a Special Skill to the fighter when equipped. The card increases ATK by 2%, Active Skill DMG by 4.5%, Critical DMG by 6%, and recovers HP by 8% upon usage. Additional new battle cards include a card set for Choi Bounge and option cards.
 
The Collection Room is now available, where players can enjoy and exhibit badges and items they have obtained in the game.
 
Players can celebrate the latest update by participating in various in-game events and obtain special rewards including:
 

  • KOF ALLSTARS 4th Anniversary Festival: Those who login to the game daily can receive various bonus and in-game rewards.
  • ‘Angel’s Road Trip’ Mini Game: Players can enjoy a mini game to earn rewards based on their final score.
  • Challenge Dungeon ‘Band of Sisters’: The dungeon will be available when the players obtain ‘XV Shermie’, or ‘Lady Choi Bounge’. ‘Band of Sisters’ Dungeon can be played from stage 1 to 30, and players can get a clear reward once each stage has been cleared.
  • 3 Line Bingo!: Complete 3 rows to achieve bingo and get various rewards.
  • Shermie’s Crafting Event: Collect Shermie’s Coins to craft a BoS Star/Moon Imprint Stone Special Box or special battle cards.
  • Additional Events: Players can participate in other events including Event Codex and Rush Dungeon, etc.

 
THE KING OF FIGHTERS ALLSTAR boasts fast-paced fighting action as players battle through waves of enemies, giant bosses, and rival fighter teams. The excitement is paired with cutting edge graphics, bold colors, and lightning-fast animations. In addition, this game features all of KOF’s classic fighters from ’94 to XIV, with more than 130 fighters available to collect, along with more to come with seasonal events, collaborations with popular IP such as, SAMURAI SHODOWN, Seven Knights, and more.

THE KING OF FIGHTERS ALLSTAR is available to download on Google Play and the App Store in more than 175 countries and comes with support for English, Taiwanese, Indonesian, Thai, Spanish, Italian, French, Portuguese, Russian, and German languages.

For more information, please visit THE KING OF FIGHTERS ALLSTAR’s website. Also, follow THE KING OF FIGHTERS ALLSTAR on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Discord, Reddit, and forum on Netmarble.com.
 
About Netmarble Corporation
Established in Korea in 2000, Netmarble Corporation is a top developer and publisher pushing the boundaries of the mobile gaming experience with highly innovative games including Seven Knights 2, Ni no Kuni: Cross Worlds, MARVEL Future Revolution, Lineage 2: Revolution, The Seven Deadly Sins: Grand Cross, Blade & Soul Revolution and MARVEL Future Fight. As a parent company of Kabam and SpinX Games, and a major shareholder of Jam City and HYBE (formerly Big Hit Entertainment), Netmarble strives to entertain audiences around the world with a variety of mobile games based on its powerful franchises and collaborations with IP holders worldwide. More information can be found at http://company.netmarble.com
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Media Contacts:
 
Netmarble HQ Global PR (Korea)
Jungeun Choi
[email protected]
 
Netmarble US Global PR
Jennifer Reiss
[email protected] 
 
Rogers & Cowan PMK (for Netmarble US)
[email protected]

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