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
Name: Zero (Clone)
Origin: King of Fighters
Classification: Human Martial Artist, Higher-ranked agents of "NESTS"
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: Unknown
Striking Strength: At least Small City Class, possibly Mountain Class
Durability: At least Small City level, possibly Mountain level
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
- 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.