Today, SNK Playmore USA announced the summer 2006 release of The King of Fighters 2006, an original 3D fighting game designed specifically for home consoles.
This new game is the sequel to SNK's first 3D fighting game, King of Fighters: Maximum Impact. Producing the game is longtime SNK artist and designer, Falcoon.
"KOF 2006 will be a perfect mix of speed, beauty and an all-new story line." said Ben Herman, SNK Playmore USA president. "Our fans expect our fighting games to be fast – whether they're 2D or 3D, and KOF 2006 is not going to disappoint them."
Summer is a long time to wait. Until then, feel free to check out some screenshots of the game here .