Zero (Clone)


Zero (ゼロ, Zero) is the final boss in The King of Fighters 2000. He is one of the higher-ranked agents of "NESTS", a fictional organization that desired to take over the world and the clone to Zero. In the developer's comments section on the King of Fighters anniversary site, KOF series's producer, C.A.C Yamasaki, admits basing Zero's design off a certain character from the manga Fist of the North Star.

Powers and Stats

Tier: At least Low 7-B, possibly 7-A via power-scaling

Name: Zero (Clone)

Origin: King of Fighters

Gender: Male

Age: Unknown

Classification: Human Martial Artist, Higher-ranked agents of "NESTS"

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Darkness Manipulation, Energy Manipulation, Shapeshifting, Master of a martial arts style, Black Hole Creation, Shadow Manipulation

Attack Potency: At least Small City level, possibly Mountain level (Via power-scaling to the playable characters. As the final boss, he would have to face Kyo or Iori's team in order to use their fighting capacities to power his Zero Cannon)

Speed: Massively Hypersonic

Lifting Strength: Superhuman

Striking Strength: At least Small City Class, possibly Mountain Class

Durability: At least Small City level, possibly Mountain level

Stamina: High

Range: Standard melee range, tens of meters with his Dark Arts.

Standard Equipment: A special suit with blades

Intelligence: Very skilled combatant and is able to mask his own personality and copy the personality of others

Weaknesses: None notable

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

  • The Dark Arts: Zero has several powers related to darkness.
  • Shadow Trap: Zero stretches his own shadow and makes it hold the enemy's feet.
  • Dark Explosion: Zero creates a small explosion of dark energy.
  • Black Hole: Zero creates a black hole by punching the ground or simply opening his hands.


Notable Victories:

Notable Losses:

Inconclusive Matches: