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The King of Fighters XIII Coming To PC With Improved Netcode


Yup, it’s happening. The King of Fighters XIII is coming to PC via Steam, and you can pre-purchase the game now, saving yourself 17% on the price.


The PC version of the game, titled The King of Fighters XIII: Steam Edition, will feature improvements to the game’s Online, Tutorial and Story modes, and will include the “Iori with the Power of Flames,” “Mr. Karate” and “NESTS Style Kyo” DLC from the start.


With regard to online multiplayer, SNK Playmore say that The King of Fighters XIII: Steam Edition will feature “vastly improved netcode” with improved communication speeds and the ability to tailor your online experience according to your PC environment. Additionally, a “Graphics Option” feature will allow you to switch between different framerates and simplify backgrounds.


The King of Fighters XIII: Steam Edition will be available on September 13th for $30.


Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.