The players who are preparing for The King of Fighters XIV tournament at EVO 2017 are now even more eager to win. EVO official Twitter account announced that SNK & Atlus are throwing in $14,000 pot bonus to the tournament which is a really great news for both players and the fans, who will see even bigger matches. Check out the tweet below.

The $14,000 will be added to the initial pot, that is determined by number of registered players for the tournament. According to the stats, 374 players registered, which means that pot supposed to be $3,740. Now it is $17,740 which represent a really nice bump. The winner will take 60% of the pot (around $10,000) while the rest will be divided among the 8 top ranked players. We some of you now regret not claiming their place as a competitor at The King of Fighters XIV EVO 2017 tournament.

In other The King of Fighters XIV related news, dataminers have discovered some potential upcoming DLC characters. According to the findings, there will be two waves of DLC characters and could include Oswald, Jubei Yamada, Heidern, Blue Mary, Shingo Yabuki, Hinako, and Sissel. If you want to read about this in detail, then we recommend paying a visit to this link.

Also don’t forget that The King of Fighters XIV is now available on Steam. PC players finally can play the game and can purchase it in two editions: Standard and Deluxe.