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Pre-order the King of Fighters XIII and receive a 4-disc OST $49.99

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#31 gamecube ichiban

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Posted 30 July 2011 - 06:27 PM

Amazon will carry the bonus as well which is why I linked both sites

there is no mention of this anywhere in the Amazon link.
Are you sure?
I want to pre-order, but I don't do business with GS anymore.


#32 AugustAPC


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Posted 30 July 2011 - 06:48 PM

so what is the difference between KoFXII & KoFXIII?
FXII got so many negative reviews.
sorry for the dumb question but Im new to this franchise since Im more of a Street fighter fan.

Here's a list of what I know.

- KoFXIII is more of a return to roots. It gets rid of a lot of systems that were in XII, such as the Critical Counter.
- Characters all get new balance, and new moves, making them more complete versions of their unfinished XII iterations.
- Lots of new characters.
- Story Mode
- Challenge Mode
- (allegedly) Strong Netcode
- Color Editor (Long overdue in fighting games)
- Robust Training Mode.
- 5 Console Exclusive Characters.
- Teams are back (Women's Team, AoF Team, etc...)
- Lots of new stages.
- EX Moves (Which are new to KoF entirely)
- Drive Cancels (The ability to cancel specials into other specials)
- Hyper Drive Mode is back.
- Max Cancels (Similar to Dream Cancels)
- Guard Cancels Attacks/Rolls return.
- Mai Shinraui TnA :drool:.

#33 jacknicklson


Posted 30 July 2011 - 06:48 PM

Amazon is the official retailer for atlus and the official site mentions it, which is in the op

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Posted 30 July 2011 - 08:23 PM

wow those are some seriously nice covers, atlus strikes again

#35 jer7583


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Posted 30 July 2011 - 08:24 PM

This game is really great. We've been playing the "leaked" pc version (it's actually the japanese arcade version since that runs on PCs) for a while and its really fun.

In for this day one.


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Posted 31 July 2011 - 05:07 AM

I'll be keeping an eye on this.

#37 mr_burnzz


Posted 31 July 2011 - 12:20 PM

Looks nice. I don't really want it day one but I do want those CDs.

#38 Thomas96


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Posted 31 July 2011 - 01:04 PM

I like the different box art, I prefer the PS3's. Nice preorder bonus, but I'm not a huge KOF fan

I have no interest in the game. They both look good, but I think the PS3 box art looks better.

I actually like the xbox box art better.
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#39 David Hibiki

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Posted 31 July 2011 - 09:22 PM

I doubt KOF13 will dissapoint, though I wish the price was $40 rather then $50 but whatever.

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Posted 31 July 2011 - 09:35 PM

I've actually never owned any KoF games aside from the ones that came with my Xbox off eBay, but from what my friend tells me about how hard they're trying to make up for KoF '12's disappointment and how they're trying to shove in every single character they can in this game, I might be on board for this. Thanks OP. $50 is okay since it's not a direct update (a la SFIV vs. SSFIV) but its own entity with its own code, but I do appreciate the $10 drop for those who got screwed on the last game. Let's just hope the roster will inherently kill most of the possible DLC for this game, I know the last game had a megaton of it. The pre-order bonus is solid since we very rarely get full OSTs (ie: Catherine) included especially with the standard edition, apology games are the best.

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#41 DeathByFRODO



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Posted 01 August 2011 - 03:59 PM

looks like amazon updated. http://www.amazon.co...12214427&sr=8-2

#42 Ionotropic



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Posted 15 August 2011 - 12:15 PM

I can't decide which console to get this for. Any insight?

#43 d8onausa



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Posted 15 August 2011 - 12:29 PM

I can't decide which console to get this for. Any insight?

The one that has Neo Pads and Neo Sticks, of course.

#44 AugustAPC


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Posted 15 August 2011 - 12:43 PM

I can't decide which console to get this for. Any insight?

Whichever system your friends are on. Don't listen to any of that "PS3 Controller is better for fighting games" garbage.

Both PS3 and 360's controllers are equally as bad for fighters. Get a stick for a console and then stick with fighters on that platform.

#45 jacknicklson


Posted 15 August 2011 - 01:04 PM

Not everyone wants a stick
I would much rather use a controller

#46 Strider Turbulence

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Posted 15 August 2011 - 03:14 PM

Your better off getting a specialized pad then, both 360 and PS3 pads are really bad for 2D games.

I've played the "PC" version and it's great, much better than any of Capcom's modern fighters.

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#47 Xiemos



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Posted 15 August 2011 - 03:43 PM

I was burned hard on KoF12 when I bought it day 1. It just lacked...stuff to do. The online was also a mess. Not going to do that again unless I see improvements/reviews first.

#48 whitereflection


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Posted 16 August 2011 - 05:31 PM

The iPhone version of KOFXIII is out and only $4.99 until tomorrow! (Normal price is $7.99). It's a great portable version - though there is no online mode - and it's crazy to think that it'll be $49.99 when it comes to consoles later this year. I'd gladly pay just five bucks for a gimped version.

Here's a YouTube video here and a review here.