in the mountains, a good distance
from civilization, there lived
a man named Chin Gentsai. The invitation
from "R" even finds its way here.
"Hmm. What is this King of Fighters
Chin Gentsai, the master of this
temple, lets out a deep sigh.
The master senses that there is something
a bit fishy about this invitation.
"Hah! Ah-eee! Dah!"
A chirping voice, not unlike that
of a peeping bird, is heard off in
the distance. The answering voice
of a young boy intermingled with
shouts is also audible.
"Yah! Cha! Ungh-gyah! Hey yah! Try
this on for size!"
The name of the girl is Athena Asamiya;
her male sparring partner, Sie Kensou.
The two are Psychic Soldiers, training
under the tutelage of Chin.
The two have sharpened their skills
considerably, as if they have found
new purpose to their training.
"This tournament may just be the
perfect opportunity to see what results
our training has yielded...."
The old master calls the practicing
duo to him.
"Listen up, you two. This letter
that I just got is an invitation
to a fighting tournament. I think
it'll be an opportunity to get an
indication of how effective our training
has been, don't you?"
"Oh, that's a great idea. I'm all
for it! Athena, just sit back and
check me out! I'll be one impressive
sight to behold! They'll love me!
I'm kid you not."
"Hush, Kensou, the Master said this
is to determine the results of our
training...not pick up chicks!" Athena
chides, a little miffed at her fellow