King of Fighters 15 Update 2.00 Patch Notes – August 08, 2023

King of Fighters 15

Exciting news for all Gaming enthusiasts! The much-awaited update, King of Fighters 15 Update 2.00, has been officially released. This latest patch brings an array of thrilling Game Updates, crucial Bug Fixes, noteworthy improvements, and comprehensive Patch Notes for your perusal.

The update is accessible for all platforms, allowing both new and seasoned players to experience the revamped gameplay. Please keep in mind that the file size may differ based on the platform you are using.

Changed Area Description of Change
New Stages ・Added a new stage: “Boulevard Riyadh City”
・Added individual character settings to the Pause Menu.
* The available settings are as follows:
Ash: Sans-culotte
Rock: Deadly Rave EXT
Shingo: Critical Hit
Najd: Retribution of the Unknown
・Added new ranks: IMMORTAL and Ranks 31-40.
Players at the CHAMPION rank will be assigned a new rank based
on the number of victory stars (★) held.
■ 0-24 ★  RANK 31-35
■ 25-49 ★  RANK 36-40
■ 50+ ★  IMMORTAL
Your exact placement in Ranks 31-40 will depend on how many victory stars (★)
you have.
For the IMMORTAL rank, you’ll start off with 50 fewer stars than what you had
accumulated while at the CHAMPION rank.
* Ranks 36-40 and the IMMORTAL rank are excluded from Daily Boost.
・Improved matchmaking speed.
・Made it harder for consecutive matching to occur with opponents fought
immediately prior.
* Consecutive matching might still occur if there are no other matchable players
[”Similar Rank” Searching/Waiting]
・With the IMMORTAL rank, it’s now easier to be matched with players
who have a similar number of ★ as you.
・When there are several matchable players available, you’ll be matched
with players closer in rank to you.
・Broadened the eligible matching pool for ranks other than IMMORTAL.
Example: Up till now a Rank 28 player would be matched with a Rank 26-30
opponent. With this new change, the player will be matched with a Rank 21-35
opponent instead.
・Reset the RANKED MATCH ranking display.
* Players who launch the game after the update will be added to rankings
・Added the IMMORTAL title.
・Changed how to get the ”Champion” title.
* Players who have already obtained “Champion” will be able to keep it.
DJ STATION ・Added ”Proof of Succession” to the following album: THE KING OF FIGHTERS XV
・Resolved an issue where custom controller settings would not save under certain
Other ・Resolved several other minor issues.
Changed Area Description of Change
■ General
Counter Hitboxes ・Resolved several minor issues related to characters’ counter hitboxes.
Leona Blade
・Expanded attack hitbox when performed after a Climax Cancel out of Slash Saber
(Normal/MAX Ver.).
* Adjusted to resolve an issue where it would whiff under certain circumstances.
Air Chou Hissatsu Shinobi-Bachi
(Normal Ver.)
* Resolved an issue where, when activated during a Rush combo, the damage
on the last hit was lower than normal.
Tou (MAX Ver.) ・Can no longer be Climax Canceled on first hit.
Crouching HK
・Resolved an issue where players could whiff cancel this with Super Special Moves
and above.

Source: King of Fighters 15

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