The moment one crushes another’s pride is the most joyous in life.
~ Hein


Hein (ハイン) is a new character in The King of Fighters XIV. Hein is one of the members of Howard Connection who is recruited by Billy to participate in the tournament. Although modest, mild-mannered, and never seeming to break his polite tone, he does have a sadistic side.

Powers and Stats 

Tier: Low 7-B

Name: Hein

Origin: King of Fighters

Gender: Male

Classification: Human Martial Artist, Butler

Age: Unknown

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Gravity ManipulationExpert Hand-to-Hand Combatant.

Attack Potency: Small City level (Via power-scaling to other characters)

Speed: Massively Hypersonic (Can keep up with other characters)

Lifting Strength: Superhuman

Striking Strength: Small City Class

Durability: Small City level (Capable of tanking hits on his level)

Stamina: High, can fight even while heavily injured.

Range: Standard melee range.

Standard Equipment: None

Intelligence: Very skilled combatant and seems to be a very intelligent person period. He fights in an elegant fighting style known as "Gambits" with moves named after chess terminology. 

Weaknesses: None Notable

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

Gravity Manipulation: Hein can command a mysterious red energy, its overall properties being similar to gravitational fields.

  • Gravity Sweeper: He can lay down small pools of damaging red energy on the floor.
  • Gravity Bomber: He can produce a large explosion of red energy around him to repel foes.
  • Queen: Hein dashes to his opponent, and if he connects, bombards the opponent with a set of punches and kicks, then swipes his left and right hands on the opponent and launches a gravity bomb to blow his opponent away.
  • Domination: He can cover a large area of the floor with his red energy. Any opponent standing on it is pulled into the floor and vulnerable to attacks.


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