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SoulCalibur V Character Showcase Trailer

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litepink
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Posted on 20 December 11 at 00:51
Xiba, Cervantes, Aeon and Yoshimitsu show off their best moves

A tale of two swords, interlocked in endless strife.That's a familiar sounding quote coming from the voice of the narrator in the upcoming SoulCalibur V. In the video below, you'll hear not only the usual sound bites from the narrator, but also the famous one-liners of the fighters.

This trailer features four of the characters set to battle it out in SoulCalibur V. There's the always hungry Xiba, who arguably has the best hair of the bunch. Cervantes, with his usually duel wielding swords. Also, we have the fire breathing Aeon, and the faceless Yoshimitsu.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nqov_FRQkL8

Namco's fighter has been rich with news and media assets. See all of our coverage so far.

SoulCalibur V is arriving soon, on January 31st in North America, and February 3rd in Europe.
Kiplerr
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Posted on 20 December 11 at 01:08
It's a younger extremely annoying Kilik. Great...
And they gave Lizardman wings and fire breath.

I love the SoulCalibur series, and this is a day one for me, but I'm starting to feel cheated a bit.
blue silk
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Posted on 20 December 11 at 01:26
Kilik was my favourite character...I would get this game but I'm done with fighting games.
Crimson Rick117 - Crimson Knight
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Posted on 20 December 11 at 01:53
i hate who they replaced kilik with
The Crimson knight
CrankyBauer24
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Posted on 20 December 11 at 03:48
Havent played Soul Caliber in forever wonder if this will be time to get back in it
Shiney Cheese
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Posted on 20 December 11 at 03:52
Was thinking about getting this until finding out that Ezio from the Assasins Creed games was in it. The Soul Calibur series is now dead to me.
Nalsarius
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Posted on 20 December 11 at 04:29
Was a day one purchase until i found out ezio was in it, so I totally agree with shiny cheese, an why didn't they leave cervantes undead, this series no longer interests me.
ii DEMIGODz
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Posted on 20 December 11 at 05:22, Edited on 20 December 11 at 05:24 by ii DEMIGODz
Shiney Cheese said:Was thinking about getting this until finding out that Ezio from the Assasins Creed games was in it. The Soul Calibur series is now dead to me.Yet, having Yoda and Vader in the previous game didn't phase you? Seriously, I think Ezio fits the environment a little more.

And sweet, they gave my favorite character (Lizardman...err, Aeon) fire and wings. Can't hurt, I suppose.
Rhyolitic
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Posted on 20 December 11 at 08:19
Shiney Cheese said:Was thinking about getting this until finding out that Ezio from the Assasins Creed games was in it. The Soul Calibur series is now dead to me.Um, why?

Soulcalibur 2 had Link and Heihachi in it. Four had Yoda, Vader, and The Apprentice. Why would an Assassin kill it for you?

Regardless, eh, for me anyways. The utter bullshit achievements in 4 meant I'm done with the series.
Timutimu
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Posted on 20 December 11 at 09:34
I like the whole guest character idea. It's not like the series takes itself too seriously anyway.
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Grinsk
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Posted on 20 December 11 at 12:56
I'm so glad Cervantes is back, although I'll miss his desacrated pirate voice. Xiba looks like Kilik 2.0. I'm sure he'll prove to be just as annoying. Now I just hope I can get Dampierre in my game and this looks like it will be a decent SC title.
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Posted on 20 December 11 at 16:34
Ppl hating on Xiba because he replacing Kilik, at least he’s a whole different character and not just a character that acts the same but look different, and on the side note he only like 15 so he can still mature throughout the next couple of SC games.
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Caldwell788
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Posted on 20 December 11 at 18:07
Shiney Cheese said:Was thinking about getting this until finding out that Ezio from the Assasins Creed games was in it. The Soul Calibur series is now dead to me.laugh Shut it you idiot!
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blkalleykat
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Posted on 20 December 11 at 21:05
X FACTOR N I C said:Ppl hating on Xiba because he replacing Kilik, at least he’s a whole different character and not just a character that acts the same but look different, and on the side note he only like 15 so he can still mature throughout the next couple of SC games.Seems like a few characters will have a "younger version of themselves" as the series continues on
cyberNINGA
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Posted on 20 December 11 at 22:26
Rhyolitic said:Shiney Cheese said:Was thinking about getting this until finding out that Ezio from the Assasins Creed games was in it. The Soul Calibur series is now dead to me.Um, why?

Soulcalibur 2 had Link and Heihachi in it. Four had Yoda, Vader, and The Apprentice. Why would an Assassin kill it for you?

Regardless, eh, for me anyways. The utter bullshit achievements in 4 meant I'm done with the series.
also Soul Calibur 2 had spawn who was the most badass wink
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Posted on 21 December 11 at 02:17
I could totally have sex to that voice.
I game for achievements. You may or may not. Can we get back on topic?
J Pinder
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Posted on 21 December 11 at 19:53
This looks cool. I'm really looking forward to seeing how this turns out, and plays in my hand. I'm going to go boot up my SC1 now...
UbiShinn
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Posted on 23 January 12 at 19:11
Im horrible at these games and the only reason I'm purchasing this game is because of Ezio!
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