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Again, the Lone Wolves return!

Geese Howard may have been defeated, but that doesn't mean all is peaceful. A new opponent, Wolfgang Krauser, has come forth to begin a new Fatal Fury tournament. The Lone Wolves return, with new faces amongst them. Only one can be declared the winner though.

The player can choose one from eight playable characters: Terry Bogard, Andy Bogard, Joe Higashi, Big Bear, Jubei Yamada, Cheng Sinzan, Kim Kaphwan, and Mai Shiranui. The game has four bosses. The combat system is more complex than in the first game, supporting four keys to attack. The two-plane (foreground and background) battle system has been retained, but now, the player can move freely to the adjacent plane - just by pressing the Light Punch and Light Kick buttons simultaneously. The main principle remains the same - beat your opponent in a duel with fists and kicks.


Fatal Fury 2 Game Boy Hit to the head.
Fatal Fury 2 SNES Fighting on a train. There's some famous scenery in the background. Again, also notice how Joe Higashi moves from one plane to another
Fatal Fury 2 Arcade Title screen
Fatal Fury 2 Neo Geo The option to choose the 1st enemy returns from the previous game.

Promo Images

Fatal Fury 2 Screenshot
Fatal Fury 2 Screenshot
Fatal Fury 2 Screenshot
Fatal Fury 2 Screenshot


Alternate Titles

  • "餓狼伝説2・新たなる闘い" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Nettō Garō Densetsu 2" -- Japanese Game Boy title
  • "Garō Densetsu 2: Arata-naru Tatakai" -- Japanese arcade title

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User Reviews

Whoops, a real arcade gave was made (and that's a good thing). Genesis Fake Spam (94)
A rushed effort. SNES Fake Spam (94)

Critic Reviews

Power Unlimited Neo Geo CD Oct, 1994 9.3 out of 10 93
GameFan Magazine Neo Geo May 01, 1993 92.25 out of 100 92
Sinclair User Arcade Apr, 1993 91 out of 100 91
Megablast TurboGrafx CD Jun, 1994 83 out of 100 83
Video Games SNES Jan, 1994 82 out of 100 82
Game Players Genesis Aug, 1994 81 out of 100 81
Mega Fun Genesis Aug, 1994 75 out of 100 75
Play Time Genesis Sep, 1994 75 out of 100 75 Nintendo Switch Jul 01, 2017 7 out of 10 70
Score Genesis Nov, 1994 63 out of 100 63


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On Kim Kaphwan's stage (Korea) there is an old man on a moped who crosses the screen every now and then. It's actually possible to knock him off his moped. Use an attack (R-button) to move from one plane to the other while he passes and when you hit him the moped goes on without him.


  • Electronic Gaming Monthly
    • May 1994 (Issue 58) - Game of the Month (SNES version)

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