The moment the evil and holy swords crossed, The wheel of fortune begins to turn again. The story of warriors lured by the bipolar swords, soon to be revealed... Zasalamel (tentative)
The Soul Calibur, a holy sword, has been created to oppose to the Soul Edge, an evil sword which corrupts human souls.
The power of the Soul Edge drove many adventurers and mighty warriors to seek the sword. Every time the evil sword rises, the Soul Calibur will rise to fight the brutality. The countless severe battles between these swords became legendary throughout the decades.
Towards the end of the 16th Century, the two opposing blades have risen again to the centre stage once more. The eternal tale of legendary rivalry is to be retold again...
Featuring 3 new characters!
A new title from the popular world-wide smash hit 'sword-fighting action game' SoulCalibur series is due to be released in 2005.
SoulCalibur III offers the series' hallmarks of exhilarating sword-fighting action and profound martial arts while also delivering highly improved graphics and sound effects to create a unique gaming experience.
It also features a Character Creation Mode, which allows players to create original warriors.
With so many new gameplay modes and new characters rich with personality, this title will offer players the world-class sword-fighting action they desire.
3 new innovative characters
This mysterious man desires to raise the evil sword. He drags those who witness the sharp light from his giant scythe to the abyss of death.
An angel of death from the darkness with a bird-like grace, she plays with lives using her Ring Blade.
The wandering beauty on a lonely journey. She lives for her revenge with a sword hidden in her umbrella.
An unprecedented number of modes in the series' history
Character Creation Mode
Allows the player to customise appearance, weapons and roles of a character.
Offers stories of great depth, unique to each character.
Lost Chronicle Mode
Offers the hybrid combination of combat strategy simulation and fighting game elements.
Soul Arena Mode
Offers rich variations of battles in special situations.
World Competition Mode
Offers world championship battles against virtual tough contestants, all aiming for the top.
VS Standard Mode
2-Player fighting mode which offers a quick battle.
VS Special Mode
2-Player fighting mode with rich variations of battles features and special situations.
VS Competition Mode
Single to multi-player mode, offering knockout tournaments and league competitions.
Offers training facilities where players can sharpen their skills.
Enables players to check items obtained in the game and view the history of the SoulCalibur series.