SNK began streaming a trailer for the new King of Fighters. The CG movie based on its iconic The King of Fighters video game franchise. The trailer sees Kyo Kusanagi trying to stop Goenitz, King of Fighters ’96 boss trying to free the demon Orochi from its “Yata Mirror” prison, before taking us to Iori Yagami who is informed by a young boy of Kyo’s fate.
The King of Fighters: Awaken is produced by Joy Pictures, Original Force, and iDragon Creative Studio. The film will cover The King of Fighters’ “Orochi Saga” storyline that runs from KoF ’95 to KoF ’97. The movie is a continuation of the 2017 CGI Animated Series, THE KING OF FIGHTERS: DESTINY.
The full-length animated film is currently scheduled for release in China for 2022.