KOF 2002 is still one of the most popular games on Fightcade, however 80% of the players are from Brazil or Mexico, so your connection to these players may not be the best (but still playable). This version of King of Fighters has a decent cast of characters(42), and a system that’s simple enough to pick up and play. Although 2002 seems simple at first, there is a lot of depth to this game. “Free Cancel System, Max Mode System, Quick Emergency Evasion, Quick MAX Mode Activation”, There’s just a ton of stuff to learn about to help you improve, and become a better player.
King of Fighters 2002 features the standard 4 button SNK button layout, and is a team of 3 versus a team of 3. However the battles are fought 1 vs 1 with no assists. The next character on your team will come out to fight after the prior team member is defeated until you run out of team members. If you beat one of the opponent’s characters, your character will regenerate some life in between the rounds.