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Boundless power! All are impotent before me.
~ Igniz


Igniz (イグニス, Igunisu) is the final boss in The King of Fighters 2001. Igniz is 56 years old although his beauty makes him appear much younger. His handsome and youthful appearance was specifically created at the sponsors' request. He becomes the leader of NESTS after he kills Nests.

Powers and Stats

Tier: At least High 7-A

Name: Igniz (Igunisu)

Origin: King of Fighters

Gender: Male

Age: 56 years old

Classification: Human, Leader of "CEO" and "NESTS"

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Longevity, Psychic Manipulation, Mind Manipulation, Telepathy, Barrier Creation, Flight, Magic, Energy Manipulation, Energy Absorption, and Weapon Mastery

Attack Potency: At least Small Island level (Far superior to Krizalid and Zero. His power has the combined data of all King of Fighters competitors for 3 tournaments since King Of Fighters 99)

Speed: At least Massively Hypersonic (Can keep up with K', Kyo and Iori. At first he couldn't be touched by all of the teams leaders going at him along with those three)

Lifting Strength: Class 1

Striking Strength: At least Small Island Class

Durability: At least Small Island level (It took the combined might of K', Kyo and Iori to defeat Igniz)

Stamina: Very high (Fought all teams' leaders including Kyo and Iori and didn't break a sweat)

Range: Standard melee range. Hundreds of meters with projectiles and attacks.

Standard Equipment: A special suit which drew power from the data of all participants since 99.

Intelligence: Very skilled combatant who obtained power from the data of the King of Fighters participants during 3 tournaments and was the leader of CEO and NESTS.

Weaknesses: None notable

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

  • Chain Blade Slice Transaxle: Igniz uses his chain blade to slice and stun his opponents.
  • Chain Edge Blade Sagittal Slice: Igniz propels upward with his chain blade.
  • Divine Arrow: Igniz shoots a sphere of energy towards the opponent. Grand Divine Arrow is a grounded version of the projectile that comes out of his cape.
  • Nega Genesis: Igniz forms a barrier that can counter and repel away the opponent's attacks.
  • Void Genocide: Igniz can blow away his opponent with his cape, break their guard or reflect projectiles.
  • Aedion Blade: Igniz attacks the opponents with pillars of energy that travels like a wave.
  • Chaos Tide: Igniz blasts the opponent with four spheres of energy from his cape.
  • Brutal God Project: Igniz grabs and slams the opponent into the corner where he unleashes a barrage of attacks and ends them with a powerful sphere of energy.


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