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Art of Fighting 2
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A Word Before We Get Down To The Real Talk:
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  This faq is only for the character background and
so. So if anybody have anything to add, please do so.
Otherwise... do not bother.

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Name: Ryo Sakazaki (The Wild Karate Guy)
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  Scion of the creator of "Kyoku Gen Karate", Takuma
Sakazaki, he has been passing the previous year since
the rescue of his cute kid sister Yuri in the Japanese
Alps, bathing in the frigid streams and dancing on the
sharp rocks of Mt. Yuwannafaito. Hearing of the
mysterious "King Of Fighters" competition, he ventures
once again to his old hunting grounds.

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Name: Robert Garcia (The pretty-Boy Master Of Mayhem)
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  Son of the multi-zillionaire industrialist Albert
Moralista Del Gusto De Braha Garcia. Robert has
forsaken the wishes of his father, left the
prestigious Emperor University, and has followed the
pursuit of Kyoku Gen Karate mastership. The rival of
Ryo, Robert is one fop who packs a wallop.

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Name: Yuri Sakazaki (The Fabulous Karate Babe)
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  Ryo's beloved kid sister. Anxious to learn the ways
of Kyoku Gen. She learns from her father, Takuma, she
studies with her father while pretending to attend a
fitness club to appease her brother, Ryo, who objects
to Yuri's studies. Achieving momentous success in a
brief period of training. Yuri joins the competition
to show her big brother what she's really made of.

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Name: Takuma Sakazaki (Karate Of Kyoku Gen And One
Really Swell Dad)
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  Pioneer of the Kyoku Gen school of Karate, Takuma
enters the competition with an uneasy sense that
something is just not adding up, because of his
superior Southtown organization but refused. Could
this competition be the work of his old enemies?

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Name: King (The Gorgeous, Kick-Boxing Lady)
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  The former bouncer of La Maison, defeated by Ryo and
Robert one year ago, was rumored to have forsaken the
world of the streets to make an honest living as a
political consultant. Finding the trade perverse and
inhuman, she has resurfaced on the streets,
kick-boxing her way to a showdown with her old pals
and hoping for the prize money. But for what and...?

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Name: John Crawley (The supersonic Psycho Flyboy)
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  Once a pilot of unparalleled skill, the marine took
a air-to-air missile to his eye. Unable to fly, the
dejected pilot was driven to drinking and unsociable
behavior. Years later, he was drummed out of the
service after being implicated on gun running missions
supplying the evil, Mr. Big. Insisting he was framed,
the dejected, former ruler of skies now comes to
Southtown to set history right.

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Name: Jack Turner (The Muscle Devil From Dairyland)
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  Dreaded leader of the urban gang, the Neo Black
Cats. Jack quests for the control of Southtown and its
envirous. To reestablish his old group, he must first
win them back from the evil clutches and shiny pate of
Mr. Big.

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Name: Mickey Rogers (The Tragic Champ From The Lower
East Side)
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  To escape a life of abject poverty, Mickey sought
the crown of heavyweight boxing. A freak accident
sidelined his hopes, sending the Mickster back to the
means treets. After paying his dues to the society
that scorned him, Mickey looks for a new shot at the
title and has entered the contest to polish his
technique.

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Name: Lee Pai Long (The Legendary, Taloned Acrobat)
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  The master Of Masters of Chinese Kempo. Well-versed
in the mysterious ways of Chinese medicine, this
fighter/doctor hides his identity with a hideous (some
say ridiculous) mask of the monkey god, Who Hee
Shiree. Planning to use the prize money from his
contest to further his medical research, Lee looks to
this battle as his final bolt in the arena of the
boulevard battlers.

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Name: Eiji Kisaragi (The Mysterious Manipulator Of
Ninja Arts)
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  Master of the ancient ways of the ninja and sworn
enemy of the Sakazaki clan whose devotion to the
school of Kyoku Gen school of Karate is an insult to
Kisaragi's being. An enigmatic soul who thirst for
revenge, and a glance of his former love, lost to the
arms of a long-haired blond guy. But such is life.

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Name: Temjin (The Titan Of The Tundra)
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  The one and only Mongolian dock worker at the
Southtown port, Tem resigned himself to a period of
menial work as a manure loader. Finding the job 25
bucks and hour. Tem stayed on, earning money for the
small school in Mongolia where he dreams of teaching
one day. A pure heart who fights for the good of
others.

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Name: Mister Big (The Glittering Sultan Of Southtown)
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  The leader of the dreaded Southtown Boys Club, known
for their terror and powers of persuasion. Sensing a
threat to his rule, Big has polished his scalp and
entered the seemingly sinister King Of Fighters
contest. What fowl secret awaits him at the end of his
battles? Will his ambition translate into his
downfall? Hey! He is a bad guy. Who cares?!!!

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Name: Geese Howard (The Kingpin Of Southtown)
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  He's a former champion of the National Martial Arts
of America. Before he became a champion, people in the
underground were afraid of him and he was nicknamed
"Lone Wolf Killer Geese". Underhandedly, he achieved
fame and authority in Southtown. He trained under
every martial arts master around. He became a brutal
killer and it is rumored that he is as strong as a
demon! And now he is here to gather more and more
young strong fighters for his plans.

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Last Word:
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There you have it. If anything is wrong, just send me
an E-Mail.

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Special Thanks:
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1)To SNK.
2)To Gamefaqs.
3)To all my friends for the encouragement. 

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Copyright 2003 Basel <Mr_Basel@yahoo.com>

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