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  1. 10 (81)
  2. 9 (35)
  3. 8 (83)
  4. 7 (112)
  5. 6 (117)
  6. 5 (78)
  7. 4 (33)
  8. 3 (23)
  9. 2 (19)
  10. 1 (39)

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  • User Rating 1

    Just when you thought SNK were doing epic works, they failed hard on this one & they're dying as a 2DFG franchise.

    Rated on August 11, 2009 by desperado2503

    Wow i'm speechless, KOF? I remember how awesome it was on the 90's, the mega cheap boss system SNK implemented so you spend your time mastering the game plus some hard combos... after KOF 99 things we...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.5

    I Am Writing This Review After Getting My A** Kicked In The Laggy Online

    Rated on October 15, 2009 by Decro111

    WOW, I Can't believe I Gave up BlazBlue and Street Fighter IV, Yes, I did not buy any of those two games because I was waiting for this one, KOF XII, a game that revolutionized 3vs3 fights. Graphi...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5

    What just went wrong? SNK Playmore was doing a good job until this. Did they just got lazy or something?

    Rated on January 27, 2011 by kj_maxim

    I was a long time King Of Fighters fan since I'd first played Dream Match on Sega Dreamcast. Then I played King Of Fighters '99 on Playstation and the other ones on emulators. And last, I played King ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6

    Let me make one thing clear, King of Fighter XII is not a bad game, its just dissapointing.

    Rated on August 16, 2009 by bigboss1203

    King of Fighters XII is one of those games that you cant wait, for, but when you play you can already tell your going to get tired of it within 3 or so days. The good things about this game is that it...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6

    The catalog of fighters this year is pretty good kof 12 is in the market but is it good as the other fighters?

    Rated on September 22, 2009 by CheapAssGamer

    Well my 2nd review i decided to do one of my favorite genres fighting so im gonna review something simple king of fighters 12 (kof 12) so i was really hyped for this fighter but is it good as the othe...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Pretty Next Gen graphics. But where is the beef.... I mean by all the characters.

    Rated on September 27, 2009 by rubdanielrub

    Well another year and just like most video games out now a days the next year version comes out. And this being the first to be on PS3 i am kind of disappointed. I really did like the one before. The ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5

    "No Mai, No Buy!"

    Rated on October 30, 2012 by PerryStudios

    "No Mai, No Buy!' Is a common quote from every single KOF fanboys. However, even Mai Shiranui isn't cast in this game. That doesn't stop hardcore KOF fans. KOF XII offers new spite graphics, gameplay,...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.5

    KOF XII unfortunately leaves you feeling abused and betrayed

    Rated on November 22, 2009 by NECOthaHOUND

    Ok, the mere reason why I bought a PS3 was to get this game right here and Yakuza 3, if they ever bring it to the west. I bought KOF XII the every first day it hit stores, imagine my disappointment, ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.5

    I'm a KOF fan but I've seen better than this...

    Rated on December 04, 2009 by Ayumiko

    I don't play much fighting games myself, but with all the hype recently, I went ahead and bought a few titles. So this year, I picked up BlazBlue, KOFXII, Soul Calibur IV, Street Fighter IV and Tekke...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    Nice graphics, plays more like Street Fighter; but too short. No boss.

    Rated on June 25, 2009 by Darek_Khort

    Played the game in the arcade for a good few times now. I am an avid fan of the King of Fighters series, but KoF XII is a let-down. Yes, the characters are all hand-drawn, not pixel sprites like t...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.