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Killer Instinct

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Killer Instinct (SNES)
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Killer Instinct (Game Boy)
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Boxart of Killer Instinct (Game Boy)
Developer(s): Rare, Midway Games
Publisher(s): Midway Games (arcade)
Platform: Arcades, Super Nintendo Entertainment System, Game Boy, Xbox One
Category: Fighting
Players: 1-2
Successor: Killer Instinct 2, Killer Instinct Gold (1996)
Release dates
N. America: SNES: August 1995
Game Boy: November 1995
Europe: SNES: September 22, 1995
Game Boy: November 1995
Australia: SNES: 1995

Killer Instinct is the first game in the popular mature/teen Killer Instinct series of fighting games by Rare/Midway Games.

Originally released in the arcades in 1994, it was later released for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System, followed by the Game Boy and published by Nintendo.

Release data

In 1995, there was also a special Walmart Game Boy bundle released with the Game Boy version of Killer Instinct.[1]

The bundle


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