SNK are proud to announce today’s release of the latest patch (ver. 1.03) for the PlayStation®4 title “THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV”.
Major Update Content:

Battle system changes

・ Rebalancing of playable characters depending on their usage rate so far
・ Correction of the “Fuzzy Guard” issue (= refers to a standing attack hitting after moving from standing to crouching guard states)
・ Adjustments to certain Super Special Moves’ command input frame.

Online feature changes

・ Addition of an “Opponent strength” new option to RANKED MATCH’s search functionality
・ Addition of an “Area Settings” new option to RANKED & FREE MATCH’s entry / host players
・ Change to RANKED MATCH’s “Wait in Training Mode” option to allow players to return to this menu at the end of their online versus matches
・ Change in the display of high rate “rage quitters” to make them even more easily recognizable
・ Hardening of penalties to high rate “rage quitters” (standard players will be able to easily avoid “rage quitters”)

Other / Misc.

・ Training option settings can now be saved at the end of a training session
・ A few other misc. feature improvements and minor bug fixes

For more information, please visit the official “KOF XIV” website:
THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV official website: