The King of Fighters XIV World Championship Coming in 2017

By on August 25, 2016 at 11:00 am

With the King of Fighters XIV out now in stores, many players may be wondering about SNK’s plans for the game future in the tournament scene. Well, it seems that the company has something big planned for next year.

In a recent tweet, SNK announced that they will be holding a “World Championship” for the King of Fighters XIV sometime early in 2017.

No other details about this “World Championship” have been revealed as of yet. That said, the wording does seem to hint at one single big event to be held early next year instead of an ongoing tour. Whatever this “World Championship” may be, it’s definitely represents some good news for any competitive KOF fans out there.

Source: SNK (Twitter)

Shoryuken's long time news hound. When not writing for SRK's front page, D3v spends part of his time helping run tournaments in the Philippines, including the country's biggest fighting game event, Manila Cup.