Helsinki, Jan. 31, 2005. Nokia today announced that it has started to ship its first ever fighting game King of Fighters: Extreme. In The King of Fighters, our hero Kyo Kusanagi is invited to participate in the King of Fighters tournament, where the most brutal sluggers make their annual rendezvous to be crowned the ultimate master fighter. Bluetooth wireless gaming enables two players to have their teams battle it up.
“We are truly excited to have one of the most popular ‘beat ’em up’ franchises on the N-Gage platform,” said Pasi PÃ¶lÃ¶nen, Director, Games Publishing, Nokia. “Now gamers can have King Of Fighters on the palm of their hands.”
In The King of Fighters: Extreme gamers can create their own different stories with different teams. Players battle the legendary King of Fighters environments through eight different levels.
King of Fighters is in stores now. [Add local rating and suggested retail price].
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