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ザ・キング・オブ・ファイターズ
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Quiz King of Fighters (1995)
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The King of Fighters Kyo (1998)
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The King of Fighters Battle de Paradise (2000)
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The King of Fighters NeoWave (July 2004)
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KOF Maximum Impact (Aug 2004)
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KOF Maximum Impact 2 (2006)
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K.O.F. Dance Trax
K.O.F. ダンストラックス

V.A. / NEO SOUND ORCHESTRA
DETAILS
Format Audio CD
Released 21 Nov 1996
Publisher Pony Canyon
Product ID PCCB-00233
Size (cm) 14.2 x 12.4 x 1
Weight (kg) 0.10
PRICE
STATUS
Official KOF remix CD from Pony Canyon featuring 10 tracks from KOF'94, '95 and '96, jazzed up in da club stylez.
View [back] for playlist.

CD case, 10-track audio CD (total 62:26), 12-page monochrome booklet, spine card.

Gentei KOF Double Pack
限定KOFダブルパック

SEGA SATURN
DETAILS
Format Sega Saturn
Released 31 Dec 1996
Publisher SNK
Product ID T-3110G
Size (cm) 17 x 12.4 x 3
Weight (kg) 0.30
PRICE
STATUS
2-in-1 'Limited KOF Double Pack' bundle for the Sega Saturn, released on the same day as the SS KOF'96.

Box set includes:
- SS The King of Fighters '95
- SS KOF'95 ROM cartridge
- SS The King of Fighters '96
- 1MB RAM cartridge [HSS-0150]

The King of Fighters Orochi Kanketsu Hen
ザ・キング・オブ・ファイターズ オロチ完結編

NEO GEO FREAK EDITORIAL
DETAILS
Format Magazine / Book
Released 20 Feb 1998
Publisher Geibunsha
Product ID ISBN4-87465-399-5
Size (cm) 25.7 x 21 x 0.9 (AB)
Weight (kg) 0.48
PRICE
STATUS
KOF 'Orochi Completion Compilation' tribute book from Neo Geo Freak editorial, celebrating the end of the Orochi storyline.
Features tons of original and official art for the main cast, followed by a step-by-step recap of the Orochi saga with full-page manga art, endings and storyline info from KOF '94 to '97.
A very recommended highlight of the Neo Geo Freak SP mook series.

128 pages (64 in colour), Japanese.

The King of Fighters '94-'97 [Orochi Hen] Kanzen Settei Genga Shū
ザ・キング・オブ・ファイターズ'94~'97 [オロチ編] 完全設定原画集

GAMEST MOOK WORLD SERIES Vol.11
DETAILS
Format Magazine / Book
Released 27 Feb 1998
Publisher Shinseisha
Product ID ISBN4-88199-459-X
Size (cm) 29.7 x 21 x 1.8 (A4)
Weight (kg) 0.96
PRICE
STATUS
A4-size Gamest Mook KOF artbook titled 'Complete Setting Field Book of Paintings'.
This giant b&w compendium brings together all the official art, rough sketches, character and background designs of the series from '94 through to '97, with extensive interviews with SNK design staff.

272 pages (16 in colour), Japanese.

KOF Characters KOF'94-'97 Zen 45 Chara Settei Shiryō Kanzen Shūroku
KOFキャラクターズ KOF'94~'97 全45キャラ設定資料完全収録

NEO GEO FREAK EDITORIAL
DETAILS
Format Magazine / Book
Released 25 May 1998
Publisher Geibunsha
Product ID ISBN4-87465-406-1
Size (cm) 25.7 x 21 x 1 (AB)
Weight (kg) 0.54
PRICE
STATUS
KOF character encyclopedia from the Neo Geo Freak editorial, subtitled 'All 45 Characters Setting Data Complete Recording'.
Every character from the series is featured with comparisons between each appearance. The second half of the book features tons of b&w 'rough sketches' and Q&As about each character, along with detailed 'Voice' listings.
Part of the Neo Geo Freak SP series.

128 pages (66 in colour), Japanese.

The King of Fighters Gashū - Fighters
ザ・キング・オブ・ファイターズ 画集 [ファイターズ]

ART BOOK
DETAILS
Format Art Book
Released 7 July 1998
Publisher Movic
Product ID ISBN4-89601-382-4
Size (cm) 29.7 x 21 x 1
Weight (kg) 0.68
PRICE
STATUS
Superb A4-sized art book / portfolio of all the official art from KOF'94 to '97, with every work from Shinkiro, Eiji Siroi, Nao Q and others.
A very nice book - nearly every drawing is full page!

116 pages (full colour), Japanese.

Kusanagi Kyo Yagami Iori SNK Official Genga Shū - Shiki
草薙 京・八神 庵 SNK オフィシャル原画集 式(SHIKI)

GAMEST MOOK Vol.151
DETAILS
Format Magazine / Book
Released 28 Aug 1998
Publisher Shinseisha
Product ID ISBN4-88199-524-3
Size (cm) 29.7 x 21 x 0.6 (A4)
Weight (kg) 0.34
PRICE
STATUS
Special Gamest Mook (Vol.151) release, a portfolio-style 'SNK Official Field Picture Book' dedicated to to the two main chaps of the series, Kyo and Iori. Features all of the art they appear in, from KOF'94 through to KOF'98.

94 pages, full colour.

The King of Fighters - The Best
ザ・キング・オブ・ファイターズ ザ・ベスト

SCITRON 10th ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL
DETAILS
Format Audio CD
Released 18 Sep 1998
Publisher Pony Canyon
Product ID PCCB-00324
Size (cm) 14.2 x 12.4 x 1
Weight (kg) 0.10
PRICE
STATUS
Compilation CD of the 'best' tracks taken from the 'Arrange' albums (and 'Voice Collections') of KOF '94 through '98 and the 'Neo Geo DJ Station' CDs. Be warned - there is almost more talk than tunes in here.
View [back] for track listing.

CD case, 27-track audio CD (total 77:39), 8-page colour manual, spine card.

The King of Fighters Best Collection
ザ・キング・オブ・ファイターズ ベストコレクション

SEGA SATURN
DETAILS
Format Sega Saturn
Released 1 Oct 1998
Publisher SNK
Product ID T-3125G
Size (cm) ?
Weight (kg) ?
PRICE
STATUS
SNK's final release on Sega Saturn is a king-size commemorative box set of all three KOF games on the system:
- SS The King of Fighters '95
- SS The King of Fighters '96
- SS The King of Fighters '97

The King of Fighters Best Selection Comic Anthology
ザ・キング・オブ・ファイタ-ズ ベストセレクション コミックアンソロジー

GAMEST COMICS 156
DETAILS
Format Manga
Released 10 Oct 1998
Publisher Shinseisha
Product ID ISBN4-88199-545-6
Size (cm) 21 x 14.8 x 1.2 (A5)
Weight (kg) 0.30
PRICE
STATUS
'Best Selection' anthology released on the same day as the KOF'98 'Comic Anthology'.
Compiles all the best strips from the '94, '95 and '96 'Anthology' books.
Part of the Gamest Comics collection.

164 pages (black & white), Japanese.

Ru-Garu Gameo The King of Fighters Series Visual Book "Scud Head!"
ルーガル・ガメ夫 ザ・キング・オブ・ファイターズシリーズ ビジュアルブック "スカッド・ヘッヅ!"
DETAILS
Format Artbook
Released 3 June 1999
Publisher Shinseisha
Product ID ISBN4-88199-600-2
Size (cm) 29.7 x 21 x 0.9 (A4)
Weight (kg) 0.48
PRICE
STATUS
Out-of series Gamest Mook artbook featuring a selection of stylized KOF works by artist Ru-Garu Gameo on high quality A4 paper.
Not bad, but a like a lot of indie / dojin material it's just a little too ugly and camp to be of any genuine appeal.
Only of interest as a miscellaneous Gamest release by Shinseisha.

80 pages (full colour), Japanese.

Yagami Iori Original Drama 'Yūhi to Tsuki' Prologue
八神 庵 オリジナルドラマ 「夕陽と月」 ~プロローグ~

-SCITRON DR SERIES- / DRAMA CD
DETAILS
Format Audio CD
Released 7 July 1999
Publisher Pony Canyon
Product ID PCCB-00380
Size (cm) 14.2 x 12.4 x 1
Weight (kg) 0.10
PRICE
STATUS
Original 'Audio Drama' production solely dedicated to Mr. Iori Yagami Esq., subtitled 'Sun and Moon'.
View [back] for track listing.

CD case, 9-track audio CD (total 76:57), colour insert w/ 3x3 fold-out liner notes & cover art poster on verso, spine card.

The King of Fighters Fighting Evolution 10th
ザ・キング・オブ・ファイターズ ファイティング エボリューション10th

ART BOOK
DETAILS
Format Art / Data Book
Released 30 Dec 2004
Publisher Futabasha
Product ID ISBN4-575-16431-3
Size (cm) 29.7 x 21 x 1.6
Weight (kg) 0.94
PRICE
STATUS
King size '10th Anniversary' companion book for the entire KOF series.
Presents detailed introductions to every game, production notes, official art, staff interviews, features, and a whole lot more.
A great book - essential stuff for all KOF heads!

256 pages (full colour), Japanese.

The King of Fighters Kanzen Dokuhon
ザ・キング・オブ・ファイターズ完全読本
ART BOOK
DETAILS
Format Art / Data Book
Released 20 Sep 2005
Publisher Nikkei BP
Product ID ISBN4-8222-1711-6
Size (cm) 28 x 21 x 1.1
Weight (kg) 0.54
PRICE
STATUS
Superb 'Perfect Reader' tribute book from 2005, featuring an in-depth 'Chronicle of KOF' history section with reviews, character backgrounds and tie-in games and merchandise for every game from '94 to '94 Re-Bout.
Also includes a 'Secret' Q&A section, 'Creator Talk' interviews, an interesting 'Business' overview of SNK and the Neo Geo and an official 'Drama CD' [view].

168 pages (full colour), Japanese.

The King of Fighters -Orochi Hen- [Gentei Ban]
ザ・キング・オブ・ファイターズ -オロチ編- [限定版]

NEO GEO ONLINE COLLECTION Vol.3
DETAILS
Format PlayStation 2
Released 20 Apr 2006
Publisher SNK Playmore
Product ID SLPS-25535
Size (cm) 19 x 13.5 x 1.5
Weight (kg) 0.18
PRICE
STATUS
'Limited Edition' bundle for the first PS2 KOF compilation, volume 3 of the Neo Geo Online Collection.
Brings together the three games covering the 'Orochi' storyline:
- The King of Fighters '95
- The King of Fighters '96
- The King of Fighters '97
Box set includes the game along with a 'Sun' model Exar Neo Geo Stick, exclusive to this package.

A very rare item!

The King of Fighters -Orochi Hen-
ザ・キング・オブ・ファイターズ -オロチ編-

NEO GEO ONLINE COLLECTION Vol.3
DETAILS
Format PlayStation 2
Released 20 Apr 2006
Publisher SNK Playmore
Product ID SLPS-25605
Size (cm) 19 x 13.5 x 1.5
Weight (kg) 0.18
PRICE
STATUS
First of two KOF compilation for PS2, #3 of the Neo Geo Online Collection.
Features the three games covering the 'Orochi' storyline:
- The King of Fighters '95
- The King of Fighters '96
- The King of Fighters '97
A superb package, complete with bonus options, colour edit, music tests etc.

PS2 case, PlayStation 2 DVD-ROM disc, colour booklet.

The King of Fighters -NESTS Hen-
ザ・キング・オブ・ファイターズ -ネスツ編-

NEO GEO ONLINE COLLECTION Vol.7
DETAILS
Format PlayStation 2
Released 17 Apr 2007
Publisher SNK Playmore
Product ID SLPS-25661
Size (cm) 19 x 13.5 x 1.5
Weight (kg) 0.18
PRICE
STATUS
Second PS2 KOF compilation, vol.7 of the Neo Geo Online Collection.
Covers the 'NESTS' storyline:
- The King of Fighters '99 Evolution
- The King of Fighters 2000
- The King of Fighters 2001
Each game comes presented with tons of options, bonus features, practice rooms etc.

PS2 case, PlayStation 2 DVD-ROM disc, colour booklet.

The King of Fighters -Orochi Hen- [Best]
ザ・キング・オブ・ファイターズ -オロチ編-
[ベスト]
NEO GEO ONLINE COLLECTION THE BEST
DETAILS
Format PlayStation 2
Released 21 June 2007
Publisher SNK Playmore
Product ID SLPS-25791
Size (cm) 19 x 13.5 x 1.5
Weight (kg) 0.17
PRICE
STATUS
'The Best' Neo Geo Online Collection re-issue of the first PS2 KOF collection. Features:
- The King of Fighters '95
- The King of Fighters '96
- The King of Fighters '97
Disc content remains identical to the original print.

PS2 case, PlayStation 2 DVD-ROM disc, colour booklet.

The King of Fighters -NESTS Hen- [Best]
ザ・キング・オブ・ファイターズ -ネスツ編
[ベスト]
NEO GEO ONLINE COLLECTION THE BEST
DETAILS
Format PlayStation 2
Released 29 May 2008
Publisher SNK Playmore
Product ID SLPS-25865
Size (cm) 19 x 13.5 x 1.5
Weight (kg) 0.17
PRICE
STATUS
Cut-price 'The Best' re-issue of the NESTS Neo Geo Online Collection.
Features:
- The King of Fighters '99 Evolution
- The King of Fighters 2000
- The King of Fighters 2001
Content remains identical to the original version.

PS2 case, PlayStation 2 DVD-ROM disc, colour booklet.

The King of Fighters Character Encyclopaedia
ザ・キング・オブ・ファイターズ キャラクター エンサイクロペディア

GEMAGA BOOKS
DETAILS
Format Art / Data Book
Released 3 Aug 2009
Publisher SoftBank
ISBN 978-4-7973-5418-8
Size (cm) 29.7 x 21 x 1.5
Weight (kg) 0.79
PRICE
STATUS
Official KOF 'Character Encyclopaedia' from Gemaga Books, released to celebrate the series' 15th Anniversary.

160 pages, Japanese.

 



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