Looks like everyone's favorite weekly suspense thriller is finally getting its own video game (gamesindustry.biz). It'll be set between seasons 2 and 3, feature the voices of Sutherland, Bernard, and Cuthbert, among others. Supposedly, it will answer some questions like who was behind the assassination attempt, and how did Jack and Chase start working together. It is due to be released on the PS2 by the end of the year.
"Now that you've built up the courage to get into the gym, let me give you five reasons why you should put in the time to train with consistency: 1. Increased strength 2. Improved self-confidence 3. Injury prevention 4. Self-discipline 5. Sex (Trust me, you'll have a better shot with the ladies if you're in shape.)" -- Making the Game, pp. 14 - 15
It's the same tournament as in Fatal Fury, but the KOF series went in a new direction from its start. The KOF plots (2003 starts the third storyline for the series) haven't really mentioned KOF is an official tournament since 97.