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LOS ANGELES – JULY 29, 2021 – Worlds collide in THE KING OF FIGHTERS ALLSTAR, as fan-favorite heroes from DEAD OR ALIVE 6 officially step into the world of THE KING OF FIGHTERS. Fans and players alike can now collect new fighters, including Kasumi, Nyontengu, Marie Rose, and Honoka, and enjoy this unique collaboration from July 29 to August 19. A trailer on the crossover can be found here: [INSERT TRAILER LINK(TBD)]
Beginning today, fans can earn SS Honoka by summoning fighters in the Carnival event and collect SS Marie Rose by clearing in-game missions. On July 29 and Aug. 5, players will have the chance to earn SS Kasumi and SS Nyotengu respectively. Different “swimsuit version” uniforms including Angel of Paradise Nyotengu and Angel of Paradise Marie Rose will also be available on July 29, whereas players can also collect Angel of Paradise Kasumi and Angel of Paradise Honoka on Aug. 5
This collaboration update also introduces many in-game activities for players to enjoy, including:
- Check-in Event for new users- By logging onto the game for 14 days, various items will be granted to new players, including 200 summon packs for King of Fighters characters, two fest fighters, among other rewards
- New Dungeon - Beach of Paradise- By clearing stages with DEAD OR ALIVE 6 characters in this new dungeon, players can earn rubies and Level Up Items
- Rush Dungeon- Players can fight as DEAD OR ALIVE 6 characters, where collab fighters appear as enemies – all to earning DEAD OR ALIVE 6 Affinity items upon completion
- Advent Dungeon- DEAD OR ALIVE 6 Kasumi and King of Fighters Kasumi are teaming up to defeat players as the boss of this Advent Dungeon. After defeating both Kasumis, Players will earn coins that can be traded for DEAD OR ALIVE 6 option cards and exclusive Imprint Stones
THE KING OF FIGHTERS ALLSTAR boasts fast-paced fighting action as players battle through waves of enemies, giant bosses, and rival fighter teams. The excitement is paired with cutting edge graphics, bold colors, and lightning-fast animations. In addition, this game features all of KOF’s classic fighters from ’94 to XIV, with more than 130 fighters available to collect, along with more to come with seasonal events, collaborations with popular IP such as TEKKEN 7, SAMURAI SHODOWN, Seven Knights, and more.
THE KING OF FIGHTERS ALLSTAR is available to download on Google Play and the App Store in more than 175 countries and comes with support for English, Taiwanese, Indonesian, Thai, Spanish, Italian, French, Portuguese, Russian, and German languages.
For more information, please visit THE KING OF FIGHTERS ALLSTAR’s website. Also, please follow THE KING OF FIGHTERS ALLSTAR on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Discord, Reddit, and forum on Netmarble.com.
About Netmarble Corporation
Established in Korea in 2000, Netmarble Corporation is a top developer and publisher pushing the boundaries of the mobile gaming experience with highly innovative games including Lineage 2: Revolution, The Seven Deadly Sins: Grand Cross, Blade & Soul Revolution and MARVEL Future Fight. As a parent company of Kabam, and a major shareholder of Jam City and HYBE (formerly Big Hit Entertainment), Netmarble strives to entertain audiences around the world with a variety of mobile games based on its powerful franchises and collaborations with IP holders worldwide. More information can be found at http://company.netmarble.com.
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About DEAD OR ALIVE 6
DEAD OR ALIVE 6 is the newest addition to the 3D fighting game series, DEAD OR ALIVE. With a new engine equipped with the latest technology, characters now clash to fight in even more beautiful, fluid motion.
Various stories include Ninja Kasumi and her half-sister Ayane, Marie Rose, Honoka and the newest character NiCO!
Try out free characters like Kasumi, Hitomi, Diego, and Bass in the “free trial’!
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