This week’s new ACA NeoGeo classic from SNK and Hamster is the classic fighting game The King of Fighters 96 AKA KOF 96 ($3.99) Robo Army, Art of Fighting 3, Burning Fight, Magician Lord, and more on both iOS and Android. KOF 96 launched in 1996 featuring 27 playable characters and new game mechanics. Emergency Evasion and mid-hops make their series debut with KOF 96. This is the second chapter in the Orochi trilogy of games. As with prior releases in Hamster’s ACA NeoGeo series, these new versions have many modern conveniences as detailed in Shaun’s reviews of other games that you can read below. Check out a screenshot from the Android version of KOF 96 ACA NeoGeo below and the trailer for the console release here:
Check out KOF 96 ACA NeoGeo on the App Store for iOS here and Google Play for Android here. As with prior releases on mobile, this costs half of what it does on consoles. If you’ve not heard of the series or seen it in action on mobile yet, Shaun has reviewed most of the releases so far in the ACA NeoGeo series on iOS. Check out his reviews for Samurai Shodown IV here, Alpha Mission II here, Metal Slug 5 here, Shock Troopers here, NAM-1975 here, ZED BLADE here, PUZZLED here, The King of Fighters 2002 here, Big Tournament Golf here, King of the Monsters here, Last Resort here, Aero Fighters 2 here, Burning Fight here, and Robo Army here. Check out the official website here. Hopefully we get some bundles on the App Store soon to offer discounts for those looking to buy multiple releases from this series. What SNK classic would you like to see arrive on mobile next through this series and will you be getting this one?