Sharpen your swords, put on your armour and get ready to fight. SoulCalibur, the game that defined weapon-based 3D fighting games is back!
Two decades after its first iteration, SoulCalibur VI returns to its roots while bringing brand-new gameplay features to the fight. Travel through the signature 16th century stages and experience the struggle for the two legendary swords using a complete roster of returning iconic SoulCalibur characters, along with some newcomers!
SoulCalibur has never looked more dynamic or dramatic, intensified with eye-popping graphics powered by Unreal Engine 4.
• The legendary weapon-based 3D fighting game returns to its roots
• A complete roster of returning characters and newcomers
• An epic story mode of the struggle for the two swords
• Revamped gameplay mechanics for intense showdowns
• Dynamic fights enhanced by cinematic-styled combat
Soul Chronicle Mode:
• SC6 main story mode
• A ‘reboot’ of the SoulCalibur timeline, featuring events from the original SoulCalibur games in a new ‘canon’ version of the storyline / the true stories of these iconic characters
• Players unlock new characters timelines to play as by playing through other characters interlocking timelines, revealing more story each time
Libra of Souls Mode:
• SC6 ‘secondary story mode’
• Take your own custom character into the SOULCALIBUR world
• Gather & earn new weapons & customizable elements to create YOUR fighter.
• Be wise through choices, interactive cutscenes & missions and write YOUR story.
• As well as a cast of returning favourites, this year there are brand new characters Azwel and Groh for players to fight with, or with guest character Geralt of Rivia, aka The Witcher
• Players who choose to fight as Geralt will utilise the witcher’s signature fighting style — a combination of swordplay, ability-enhancing potions, and combat magic. Doug Cockle — the English voice of Geralt of Rivia — returns to reprise the role
Key gameplay mechanics:
THE SUPREME DEFENSE: REVERSAL EDGE
• Read the opponent’s move and deliver a counter attack while guarding, then take control of the battle by quickly linking to your next attack
THE ULTIMATE ATTACK: CRITICAL EDGE
• A trademark move unique to each character, capable of delivering great damage to their opponent
A CHANCE TO TURN THE TABLES: SOUL CHARGE
• A temporary power-up taking place after pushing away the opponent with a shockwave
PROOF OF SKILL: LETHAL HIT
• A special effect which destroys your opponent’s armour once a certain set of conditions are met