In December of last year it was announced that SOULCALIBUR VI would be released in 2018, but no release date had been announced…until today. Today at E3 2018, it was announced that on October 19th 2018 the game will be released in the Americas for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PCs (via Steam).
When it is released, there will be a total of three versions available; a regular edition, a collectors edition, which will contain at 12″ figure of Sophitia, a 120 page art book, and more, there will also be a deluxe edition which will have a soundtrack CD, a season pass and more.
More information and screenshots are courtesy of their press release.
READY YOUR WEAPONS, STRETCH OUT YOUR MUSCLES, AND PREPARE FOR BATTLE IN SOULCALIBUR VI
LAUNCHING IN THE AMERICAS ON OCTOBER 19, 2018
SOULCALIBUR VI, the premier 3D weapons-based fighting game will be launching in the Americas on October 19, 2018 for the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One, and PC via STEAM®.
Along with the announcement of SOULCALIBUR VI’s launch date, we are also debuting details pertaining to the game’s Story Mode at E3 2018. E3 attendees are invited to join BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment in their E3 Presentation Theater located within their E3 booth to learn more about the intricacies of SOULCALIBUR VI’s story including details about the characters embarking on the search for the two legendary swords and their individual motivations.
Taking place in the 16th century, SOULCALIBUR VI sets players on a voyage of discovery as they uncover events from the original SOULCALIBUR to learn hidden truths. The game will also feature a diverse line-up of new and returning characters with their unique fighting styles and weapons including series mainstays; Mitsurugi and Sophitia and newcomers such as special guest-character, Geralt of Rivia, from CD Projekt Red’s The Witcher® series and GrØh who was recently announced.
Lastly, two special editions of SOULCALIBUR VI will be offered… the SOULCALIBUR VI Collector’s Edition 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. A SOULCALIBUR VI Deluxe Edition will feature the Metal Case with Built-in Soundbox, Soundtrack CD, SOULCALIBUR VI Season Pass, and the full SOULCALIBUR VI game. For more information on these special editions, please visit: https://www.bandainamcoent.com