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Released in 1996, Art of Fighting 3: The Path of the Warrior is a fighting game set in Grasshill Valley, where drama and battles unfold among various fighters.

Aside from the protagonists Ryo and Robert, this installment has all-new characters. Art of Fighting 3: The Path of the Warrior features powerful airborne combos, more efficient parrying maneuvers, the ability to inflict damage to downed opponents, and the Ultimate K.O., which allows characters to win a match in just one round. Furthermore, the graphics are based off of motion capture technology rendering them smoother than ever before, making it one of the most innovative 2D fighting games at the time.

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Posted by Corbie Dillard

Third time's a charm?

Art of Fighting sprang onto the Neo Geo arcade scene in 1993 and brought with it several innovations that would become a staple of future Neo fighting titles. For one thing the game featured huge character sprites, some spanning nearly the height of the...

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User Comments (4)



Bass_X0 said:

Thats another series completed on Wii Virtual Console. Played this in the Art of Fighting collection on PS2 but wasn't a fan. I didn't really like any of the Art of Fighting games, however I do like seeing the characters cross over to King of Fighters. More Art of Fighting characters in new KoF games please, SNK.



brooks83 said:

The AES version (the version on the VC) can go for over $1000. For $9 this is a great value.



misswliu81 said:

this was announced recently for north america's wii V.C. which is great. it should be a while until it hits european shores.



sonic917 said:

Art Of Fighting 3: The Path Of The Warrior is Coming Soon On The EU Virtual Console

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