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Soul Calibur VI Fighting Game Reveals Tira as DLC Character

posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
PS4/Xbox One/PC game ships on October 19 in West

Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe began streaming a new trailer for its Soul Calibur VI fighting game for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on Tuesday. The trailer reveals the return of Tira as a playable character. Tira will be a pre-order bonus for the game, and she will also be available as a standalone DLC or as part of the game's Season Pass.

Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe is also streaming a trailer for the game's "Libra of Soul" story mode.

The game will launch on October 18 in Japan, and on October 19 in the Americas and Europe.

The North American collector's edition will include a 120-page artbook, 12-inch Sophitia figure, metal case with soundbox, and the soundtrack on CD. The North American deluxe edition will include the soundtrack CD, metal case with soundbox, and a DLC season pass. The European collector's edition will include the figure, DLC season pass, and a digital soundtrack.

Previously confirmed playable characters include Mitsurugi, Sophitia, Grøh, Nightmare, Xianghua, Kilik, Ivy, Zasalamel, Siegfried, The Witcher's Geralt of Rivia, Taki, Yoshimitsu, Maxi, Talim, Astaroth, and Seong Mi-Na.

The Soul Calibur series began with the Soul Blade game in 1995. The 3D fighter features characters who all utilize weapons in combat. The previous main installment in the series, Soul Calibur V, shipped for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in 2012.

Source: Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe's YouTube channel (link 2) via Siliconera


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