Killer Instinct Gold is a remake of the arcade game Killer Instinct 2. It was released for the Nintendo 64 a few years after the arcade version was released. The game was developed by Rare and published by Nintendo.
The gameplay was almost identical to the arcade version, but it didn't feature endings influenced by player decisions and full-motion videos.
- B. Orchid
- T.J. Combo
- Kim Wu
- Gargos (Playable through code)
The game was met with mediocre reception. It was expected to be identical to the arcade game but, was instead a new game based on KI2, with the same characters and finishers. It received a 7.4 from gamespot.com.
- The arcade game Killer Instinct 2 was featured on the cover of Nintendo Power V81 and the Killer Instinct Gold version was featured on the cover of Nintendo Power V91.