Namco Bandai unveiled new assets from this year’s San Diego Comic-Con for their weapon fighting series SoulCalibur V. One fan favorite has returned to once again go this legendary battle named Isabella Valentine or commonly known to fans as Ivy, along with two new characters that have surfaced to also claim the prize – Natsu and Z.W.E.I. Namco Bandai Games included several of screenshots, renders, art, and also a new trailer to celebrate the warriors in this fifth installment of SoulCalibur that you will find located below.
Ivy is sporting her famous Snake Sword weapon dressed in a new attire. Everyone knows about Ivy who have followed the series since the first SoulCalibur. But now, here’s the introduction to the latest newcomers in the game. First, Natsu is a young female ninja warrior, she has a weapons of choice are the short and long ninjato that would provide fast-paced fighting. While not much is known about the mysterious character named Z.W.E.I other than the fact he likes to fight with a thick sword to attack his opponents.
SoulCalibur V is expected to be released in 2012 for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 consoles. The game is being developed by Project Soul and published by Namco Bandai Games.