|Adelheid is sitting this one out, at least on the stage.|
Maybe they're so powerful they control the police. That always seems to be the convenient reason with crime lords in fiction.
You'd think Iori would have run out of teammates by this point, and in a wy, he has. Joining Iori are his old partners Mature and Vice…. Wait, what?!
But it's not just the thrills of battle the game brings to life. King of Fighters 13 also excels in characterization and story. Character introduction animations from previous games were all taken out and instead, what they used to say at the beginning of a round (or as a taunt) in the past is spoken when you select them on the character select screen. It would have been nice to have intro animations, but the tradeoff is a better alternative.
[Update: since my original posting of this article, The King of Fighters 13 has also come out on Steam for the PC! The Steam edition includes the DLC characters and Steam community bonuses like achievements and Steam trading cards. I've already got my KOF Steam badge.]