Soul Calibur V

The eternal struggle of swords and souls continues! SOULCALIBUR V is the latest entry in the premier weapons-based head-to-head fighting series. SOULCALIBUR V takes place 17 years after the events of SOULCALIBUR IV and continues the epic story of warriors in search of the legendary Soul Swords in 17th century Europe. The heroic battles transpire in a beautiful and fluid world with eye-popping graphics and visual appeal. SOULCALIBUR V tunes the battle, movement, and visual systems so players can pull off cool dynamic attacks with ease and battle with complete freedom.


  • Face off against the competition - Challenge the computer AI, compete against your friends or challenge fighters from around the world with the massive online features
  • Unlimited character customization - Create your personalized fighter with the most robust character creation tool in the SOULCALIBUR series
  • Multiple fighting styles - Choose from a roster of unique characters, each with their own deadly weapons, fighting styles and visual flare
  • A new generation - Follow the story of Patroklos, son of Sophitia as the battle for the Soul Swords continues
  • Dynamic battles - Blow away your competition using finely tuned battle mechanics


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Soul Calibur V

Published by: Namco Bandai
Developed by: Project Soul
Genre: Fighting
Number of Players: 1-2
Release Date:
US: January 31, 2012
Japan: TBA 2012
RP-T+ for Rating Pending
Available On: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Also known as: Soulcalibur 5