Posts Tagged ‘The King of Fighters ’98 Ultimate Match Final Edition’

Kick! Punch! Patch! For King Of Fighters ’98 UMFE

Look, I'm just gonna punch out blue waves of energy over here, and it's not my fault if any faces get in the way...

The King of Fighters ’98 Ultimate Match Final Edition may have launched on PC last week, but this week it might actually be worth your time, which is why I’m writing this here post about it. The revamp of the revamp of SNK’s vintage fighting game was in a bit of a sorry state at launch, see, suffering problems including fiddly controls and shoddy netcode. Pretty important when punching men in the face, those two things are. After a little public testing, porting wizards Code Mystics have now dropped a patch which makes KoF ’98 UMFE sounds like a reasonable way to punch faces.

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Fight! BlazBlue: Continuum Shift Extend On PC

Cor, what a month for fighting games on PC! Last week brought the announcement of a port for Dead or Alive 5 Last Round, which’ll be the series real PC debut, then yesterday saw the PC release of BlazBlue: Continuum Shift Extend (well, sorta – I’ll explain). Next week will bring The King of Fighters ’98 Ultimate Match Final Edition too. You might deduce from the lengthy names that these are refined versions of their parent games. Anyway, I’m glad to see that the BlazBlue and KoF series have done well enough on PC to keep coming.

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