King of Fighters XII Is 100 Percent Hand Drawn

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Wow this is pretty impressive. Kotaku has been chatting to SNK about their upcoming Street Fighter competitor “The King of Fighters XII” and something very interesting came out.

The entire game is entirely hand drawn, they are using no cell shading what so ever and when you watch the video it really does show. It would take an artist an entire day to colour in 1 and half frames. Now that is dedication.

It is also a great marketing technique because now a game that I had ignored completely has jumped straight up to being a must have game. That dedication has to be rewarded. I am really hoping it plays as well as it looks.


Exclusive: Holy Crap, King of Fighters XII Is 100 Percent Hand Drawn

Last Updated: March 4, 2008

Gavin Mannion

I for one welcome our future robotic overlords

  • Fox1

    SF IV still looks better. Strange how these two rival games are coming out this year.

  • ASSkiker

    What? KOF looks much better but I’m interested in both will still kik your ass in both though. >:(

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