The King of Fighters XV Introduces the Very Sleepy Meitenkun in New Gameplay Trailer

SNK released new gameplay from their much-anticipated fighter The King of Fighters XV, coming in later in 2021.

This trailer highlights Meitenkun, who is a sleepy fighter that hangs out in his pajamas all day. Still, he packs a punch in a fight utilizing a drunken fist style of fighting tech along with the inclusion of a pillow as a projectile. The trailer highlights his moveset and gives us a look at more gameplay from the upcoming fighter.

More news about The King of Fighters XV will be released at a later date. Still, the game utilizes cell-shaded character designs, which resemble the developer’s previous Samurai Shodown entry.

The colorful graphics allow the team to be a bit more playful with the roster and telegraph movesets easier, which is needed for such a technical fighting game such as this. The game will feature a main campaign revolve around Shun’ei and how he acquired his mysterious powers at a young age. The game will also have a story for other characters on the roster.

We’ll be sure to keep you updated on the release of The King of Fighters XV. For now, enjoy the short trailer showing off Meitenkun’s moveset and abilities below:

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Azario Lopez

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