Goenitz from King of Fighters Win Pose KOF2002 UM

Goenitz is the final boss in the fighting game The King of Fighters’96. He was defeated and committed suicide.Goenitz is an unlockable character in KOF’96 and SNK made him return as a playable character in the Xbox and Playstation 2 versions of The King of Fighters 2002.

They made Goenitz an unlockable boss character in the remakes The King of Fighters’98: Ultimate Match ( 2008) and The King of Fighters 2002: Unlimited Match (2009) and the crossover game SNK vs Capcom SVC Chaos (2003). In the King of Fighters 2000 he had a minor role as a striker for Leona.

Goenitz is also the Stage 4 boss in KOF Sky Stage (2010) and Neo Geo Heroes: Ultimate Shooting (2010)

Goenitz was one of the Hakkeshu (Orochi’s Servants) like Mature and Vice that can still visit the mortal realm. He can control the Wind element and use it for many attacks.


 Goenitz from the King of Fighters Games: an Overview

Charactername: Leopold Goenitz   Developed /Created by SNK
Gameseries: The King of Fighters   First seen on: Arcades 
First Game:  King of Fighters (96)   Year first seen: 1996 
Last Game: Neo Geo Heroes: Ultimate Shooting (2010)   Birthplace:  
Role(s) and Characteristics: Fighting Game Boss   Martial Arts Style: “Orochi Wind” 
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Official Game Art like promotional Illustrations of Goenitz from The King of Fighters

Goenitz KOF'98 UM Official Art

KOF’98 UM (2009)

Goenitz SVC Official Game Art Goenitz SNK vs Capcom SVC Official Art

SNK vs. Capcom: SVC Chaos (2003)

Goenitz KOF 2002 Official Art

King Of Fighters 2002


Goenitz KOF 2000 Striker Art

The King of Fighters 2000

Goenitz King of Fighters '96 Official Art

King of Fighters’96 




Goenitz in Game-Art-HQ Art Projects


Goenitz is not yet a part of a Game-Art-HQ Community Art Collaboration


Selected Fan Art of Goenitz




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