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Choose one of ten characters. Fight all of the others and two bosses: Geese Howard and Krauser. Each character has his or her own ending.

Fatal Fury Special was produced by SNK in 1993.

SNK released 183 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1978. SNK was based in Japan.

Other machines made by SNK during the time period Fatal Fury Special was produced include: Football Frenzy, Fatal Fury 2, Baseball Stars 2, Garou Densetsu 2: Arata-naru Tatakai, Art Of Fighting, 3 Count Bout, Garou Densetsu Special, Fire Suplex, Puzzle De Pon!, and Bust A Move

Fatal Fury Special
Fatal Fury Special


Name Fatal Fury Special
Developer SNK (Japan)
Year 1993
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7766
Class Wide Release
Genre Fighting
Conversion Class Neo Geo MVS
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Competitive
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 4 - Punch|Kick|Strong Punch|Strong Kick
Sound Amplified Either (Mono or Stereo)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Introduction

A more complete version of Fatal Fury 2. This intallment allows you to play as the bosses from Fatal Fury 2 and marks the return of Duck King, Tung Fu Rue and Geese Howard (a couple of characters from the original Fatal Fury). The game contains an appearance by Ryo Sakazaki from the Ryuuko no Ken / Art Of Fighting series.

Game Play

The game play is the same as Fatal Fury 2 except that the bosses are immediately playable. Three characters from the original Fatal Fury: King Of Fighters are available as well.

Fatal Fury Special KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 4.15 (1 vote)

Fun Factor: 4.80

Overall Like 5.00
Fun (Social) 5.00
Fun (Solo) 5.00
Collector Desire 4.00

Technical Rating: 3.50

Gameplay 5.00
Graphics 3.00
Originality 2.00
Sound/Music 4.00

Personal Impressions and Technical Impressions each account for half of the total score. Within the Personal Impressions category, Like carries a little more weight than the other factors.

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COPY OF: Garou Densetsu Special

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Fatal Fury Special Census

There are 14,834 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,506 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,890 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Very Common - There are 102 known instances of this machine owned by Fatal Fury Special collectors who are active members. Of these, 3 of them are original dedicated machines. One is a conversion in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 98 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There are 3 active VAPS members with a Fatal Fury Special circuit boards for sale.

Wanted - No active members have added this machine to their wish list.

This game ranks a 35 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

Rarity and Popularity independently are not necessarily indications of value. [More Information]



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