Executive Producer, Geoff Keighley took the stage at E3 during Bandai Namco’s presentation as he went on to announce the new Soulcalibur VI, along with other titles. Unlike many other companies, creating hype for their upcoming games, Geoff jumped right into the story of the game, what it revolves around.
The game was explained to take place during the 16th century, where the players would be on a journey to discover new things and to find out the missing and hidden truths from the original Soulcalibur. The title is said to be filled with characters, both old and new ones. Each character would have specific attributes and abilities, would have special weapons. The game would feature the main characters from the series, Mitsurugi and Sophitia along with special guest characters from Geralt of Rivia, The Witcher and GrØh, which are confirmed to make appearances in the game. The trailer of the game, painting a better image can be viewed below
The game will be offered in two special editions:
- SOULCALIBUR VI Collector’s Edition: it will feature a 12” Sophitia Figure, 120-page Art Book, Metal Case with Built-in Soundbox, Soundtrack CD, Collector’s Edition Box, and the full SOULCALIBUR VI game. It would be priced at $149.99.
- SOULCALIBUR VI Deluxe Edition: it will include the Metal Case with Built-in Soundbox, Soundtrack CD, SOULCALIBUR VI Season Pass, and the full SOULCALIBUR VI game. It would be priced at $99.99.
The game is set to launch in the Americas on October 19, 2018 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on STEAM.