SoulCalibur V picks up 17 years after the events of SoulCalibur IV with new heroes and returning warriors clashing in an epic showdown between good and evil. The tale of Patroklos, son of Sophitia Alexandra, unfolds as his family’s destiny intertwines with the Soul swords.
Namco Bandai and Project Soul have done it again. The newest title in the SoulCalibur fighting series has been officially released today. SoulCalibur V, deceptively, is the 8th game in the story of the sword Soul Edge. The guest character in this edition is Assassin’s Creed own Ezio Auditore – a fitting edition I’d say. With the shift to SoulCalibur IV to SoulCalibur V there were several improvements but there were also a handful of disappointing qualities that took me by surprise. This review will cover both the good and the bad from a SoulCalibur fan. One of the stronger selling points the game has been advertising (besides the T&A from their posters) is actually having a coherent and in-depth storyline for once. ... Read Review