The Japan Fighting Game Publishers Roundtable livestream is in full swing, and Bandai Namco announced a new character for SoulCalibur VI.
The new warrior is Setsuka, and she will be released as the game’s 11th DLC on August 4. The 12th DLC is also coming on the same date featuring the Character Creation Set E.
On August 3 we’re also getting free update 2.20, which will bring a lot of new goodies, including Setsuka’s classic costume parts, a new stage, and battle adjustments for all characters.
Below you can enjoy the trailer that was revealed during the show.
If you’re unfamiliar with the game, below you can read an official description.
“Introducing the newest entry in the SOULCALIBUR series!
Experience all-new gameplay mechanics with the most beautiful graphics the weapons-based fighting genre has ever seen!
All-New Battle Mechanics!
Reversal Edge: Block your opponent’s assault and counterattack! A fusion of offense and defense.
Soul Charge: Enjoy a temporary power-up to turn the tide of the battle. Unleash additional attacks in this state!
Wield Lethal Hits to deal huge combo damage and take down fearsome opponents!
A full assortment of single-player modes!
STORY: Taking place in the 16th century, revisit the events of the very first SOULCALIBUR in Soul Chronicle mode.
A wide variety of game modes!
Clash with players around the world in Online mode!
Create your own character to suit your tastes in Creation mode!”