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Score Breakdown Based on 224 ratings
  1. 10 (49)
  2. 9 (83)
  3. 8 (53)
  4. 7 (12)
  5. 6 (9)
  6. 5 (5)
  7. 4 (1)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (1)
  10. 1 (10)

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  • User Rating 10

    KoF 97

    Rated on May 19, 2007 by El-Player

    this game is a super amazing example of the fighters back in the day!! this game is just amazing to play!! i have completed the game with amazing characters that really put me trough the action that ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.7

    Yet another great beat-em-up by SNK

    Rated on March 10, 2006 by recvx_pagal

    Yet another of SNK's greatest title gets released on PSX after being successful on arcade and Neo-Geo. The King of Fighters 97, the fourth one of the series, is just as SNK had gotten us used to. But ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    THE GREATEST

    Rated on November 06, 2005 by krisalid

    This is the Best fighting game for me I enjoyed so much at that time on the arcades that kept me comin' over and over to them just to play that game & even to play with others to see who's the best.M...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    KoF 97

    Rated on December 31, 2006 by JCOscar

    The graphics at this time were not the best but people that have played this game have to agree with me when i say that the game is just a good taste of old school This game is just one of the best i ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    solid port of an even more great game

    Rated on February 01, 2008 by gary18

    KOF 97 stands as a solid 2-D fighting while keeping the fighting style created for the 96 version kept making significant improvements . This is a PS1 KOF version so yo...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.