Koch Media will handle the editing of The King of Fighters XV outside of Japan.
Expected for the first quarter of 2022 following a recent postponement, The King of Fighters 15 will be released simultaneously on PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S et PC (Windows 10, Steam and Epic Games Store). In addition to a launch in Japan on several platforms, the new opus of the famous versus fighting license will also be available in the rest of the world via the publisher Koch Media which is in charge of the distribution of the physical versions.
Koch Media & SNK Corporation, the Japanese video game developer & publisher, announced their partnership for the release of The King of Fighters XV, the upcoming addition to the fighting game franchise. It will be launching on PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Steam & Epic Game Store. pic.twitter.com/4qDR2JYTKa
– Official Koch Media (@KochMedia_HQ) July 6, 2021
Yasuyuki Oda, chief producer de KOF (King of Fighters) chez SNK, states: “We are very happy to be working abroad again with our publishing partner, Koch Media. With the help of his worldwide network, I believe in the fact that we will have fantastic results in generating interest around The King of Fighters among the fans.“. Stephan Schmidt, Head of the International Publishing Partnership Department at Koch Media, adds: “We are delighted to be working with SNK once again and to be able to support them with the help of our various local publishing offices around the world. It is also a real pleasure to be able to work on this iconic fighting game franchise. I am convinced that together we will accomplish wonderful things for the physical and dematerialized release of this title.”
Un trailer pour The King of Fighters XV