A few artworks of Iori Yagami wearing a trench coat had been released before KOF 2000, so the SNK directors decided to turn that design into a striker. These clothes are the ones Iori uses when he's in concerts or bars. This version of Iori is also the first deviation of his costume design in sprite form.
- Pyrokinesis - Another Iori can control purple fire.
- Game appearances
- Cameo appearances
- The King of Fighters '94 Rebout - background cameo in the Team Japan, Team Psycho Soldier, and Team Kim stages
- The King of Fighters XV - Iori's primary design inspiration