Spotlight: Get up to 90% off at GOG's big fall sale on over 700 DRM-free games!

The King of Fighters XII (PlayStation 3)

100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?


The twelfth installment of the famous fighting game series, The King of Fighters XII, is a massive reinvention of the franchise rebuilt from the ground up both technically and visually to celebrate the series' 15th anniversary. The game features a streamlined battle system and all-new high-resolution character sprites and backgrounds. Battles are the 3-vs-3 matches that KOF is known for, though the tag system from the previous game has been removed. The game features a total of 22 fighters, two of which are exclusive to the home release, and all of whom are returning combatants from previous titles. Included are a five-round arcade "time attack" mode, online and local versus, practice and replay modes, and an unlockable art gallery.


There are no PlayStation 3 screenshots for this game.

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.

The Press Says

Vandal Online Sep 22, 2009 7 out of 10 70
Game Informer Magazine Sep 22, 2010 7 out of 10 70
ZTGameDomain 2009 6.8 out of 10 68
Console Monster Oct 31, 2009 65 out of 100 65
Good Game Aug 17, 2009 6.5 out of 10 65
Teletext 2009 6 out of 10 60
Gaming Age Jul 28, 2009 C+ 58
Worth Playing Aug 25, 2009 5.6 out of 10 56
1UP Jul 28, 2009 C 50
Game Shark Aug 13, 2009 C- 42


There are currently no topics for this game.


There is no trivia on file for this game.

雷堂嬢太朗 -raido.jotaro- (58266) added The King of Fighters XII (PlayStation 3) on Dec 21, 2009
Other platforms contributed by mars rulez (515) and 雷堂嬢太朗 -raido.jotaro- (58266)