Prepare to go hands-on with THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV (*KOF XIV) in the KOF XIV PlayStation®4 Demo, now available to download on the PlayStation® Store. Discover the latest instalment in the in the fighting game franchise, with its 2D fighting action rendered in a whole new dimension, exclusively to PlayStation®4. KOF XIV launches throughout Europe on 26th August 2016 for €59.99 / £49.99 at Retail and Digital.

The KOF XIV Demo offers the following seven playable characters from the gorgeous 50 strong roster available in this new saga: Kyo Kusanagi, Iori Yagami, Mai Shiranui, Shun’Ei, Sylvie Paula Paula, King of Dinosaurs and Nelson. Alongside these characters the Demo features the following three game modes: Training Mode, VS Mode (Versus CPU & 2-Player Versus), and the Tutorial Mode. A free PlayStation®4 Dynamic Theme is also available to download to celebrate the launch of the demo.

Further, THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV is now available to pre-order digitally on the PlayStation® Store. Those who pre-order the digital edition will receive two additional costumes, The Classic Kyo Costume and Nightmare Geese Costume, and a Dynamic Theme. Kyo Kusanagi’s signature look returns from previous franchise entries with the Classic Kyo Costume; while Geese Howard takes on a ‘nightmare zombie’ form in his Nightmare Geese Costume. For this pre-order opportunity gamers will also be able to download another exclusive PlayStation®4 Dynamic Theme.