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The King of Fighters '98 Ultimate Match Final Edition
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  opened by paleface at 00:15:42 05/15/24  
  last modified by paleface at 00:36:01 05/15/24  
  paleface [sys=PC; cat=Fighting; reg=UC]
           
Code Mystics conversion of SNK's PS2 port; they've done some silly things in the past with their conversions but this one seems pretty solid; there were late tweaks to inputs or something but uh well, I guess they didn't mess it up in an obvious way?
 
Oh, well, it didn't read my DualSense until I enabled Steam Input, so that's not perfect I suppose.
 
Anyway, it doesn't have the slight blurring problem the PS2 version has, so this would probably be the one to go with.
 
  paleface 00:22:57 05/15/24
           
At 686 MB it's also smaller than the 2.74 GB PS2 .chd.
 
  paleface 00:29:02 05/15/24
           
Like any '98 though, while you can turn off Flash and Supers, the UI still does lots of its own little flashing between rounds/matches.
 
  paleface 00:36:01 05/15/24
           
It being Code Mystics though did get it a rollback netcode update in 2021, following beta tests--that's 7 years after it first came to Steam.
    
references:
· The King of Fighters '98 (PS1)
· The King of Fighters '98 Ultimate Match (PS2)
· The King of Fighters '98 Ultimate Match (PS4)

 
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