This version introduces the dual mode play system: Advanced and Extra. Advanced allows for a faster, offensive play while Extra allows for a more defensive, special-intensive play.
Did You Know?
The voice of Yuki, Kyo's girlfriend, can only be heard as a very brief line heard in the 3 Heavenly Vessels Team ending (consists of Kyo, Iori, and Chizuru). Tomoko Kojima won the part in a contest that SNK held during the game's production. See more
Followed by The King of Fighters 2001