The King of Fighters XV First DLC Characters Out Now

Team Garou howls!

SNK Corporation is happy to announced that the first DLC characters for popular action fighting video game The King of Fighters XV is now available for purchase and download.

The King of Fighters XV Team Garou Details

The first DLC characters are of Team GAROU and now they are going to join the large roster of KOF XV. Rock Howard, B. Jenet, and Gato from Garou: Mark of the Wolves are entering the ring.


Though he’s the son of the fearsome Geese Howard, this young fighter with a complicated past was raised by Terry Bogard. A virtual prodigy when it comes to fighting, Rock has learned to utilize fighting styles passed down from both his father and stepfather. B. JENET convinces him to join Team GAROU this KOF.

This cold and calculated master-class fighter always strays away from the pack. He set out for vengeance after his mother died at the hands of his father. Though he wishes to go his own way, B. JENET was able to convince him to join the team as she has some info on his father’s whereabouts.

The leader of a band of pirates known as the Lillien Knights, B. JENET has traveled the world far and wide. Daughter of the Behrn family, an influential international cartel, she became bored of her luxurious but tedious life and ran away to form the Lillien Knights. After the tumultuous events of the previous KOF, B. JENET has her suspicions that the worst is not over yet and sets her sights on joining this KOF to see what’s in store.

Team Garou kicks off the KOF XV DLC Team Pass line-up.

Who are the Next Teams?

The next team to be added at a later time will be Team South Town. The members will be added sometime in May 2022. Team 3 will be added sometime this summer while Team 4 in autumn. Each team will have 3 fighters and now the total number added to the current roster of 39 characters will become 51.

What Other Freebies Got Added?

Aside from the new Tea Garou addition, 29 new BGM tracks from KOF 2002 UM is now available in KOF XV as part of the latest update. Check the tracks out in the fully-customizable DJ Station. Set your favorite track to play while fighting online or offline.

The King of Fighters XV is now available on PC via Steam, Epic Games Store and Windows 10, PS4, PS5, and Xbox Series X/S.

Source: Press Release