X360 Friday, June 27, 2008 | 6:13 PM

Gameplay of Soulcalibur XBLA

Gameplay of Soulcalibur XBLA

Namco-Bandai releases one minute of gameplay of Soulcalibur XBLA, coming on Xbox Live Arcade in july in Japan, and a later this year everywhere else.


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Commented on 2008-06-27 18:34:23
Awesome. I loved every moment of this game when I got this. I loved the bonus art gallery. Also how you can change the intro of the game so you can make some random dude pose like a girl at that one scene, lol.
Commented on 2008-06-27 18:46:17
I was looking forward to this, but no online play, plus the removal of mission mode has killed it. It just seems like a stripped down port of the DC version, instead of having any sort of improvement.

And you can bet the only reason they removed the missions is so they can charge us $10 for each one of them.
Commented on 2008-06-27 18:49:17 In reply to WinterSnowblind
Posted by WinterSnowblind
I was looking forward to this, but no online play, plus the removal of mission mode has killed it. It just seems like a stripped down port of the DC version, instead of having any sort of improvement.

And you can bet the only reason they removed the missions is so they can charge us $10 for each one of them.
Geezzz I guess they shouldn't have even bothered then :S

Look great to me, graphics still hold up pretty well too.

I won't be getting this as I will be playing SC4, they should have released this like a year ago when SC4 was a ways off, seems pointless being so close to its release.
Commented on 2008-06-27 19:11:52 In reply to WinterSnowblind
Posted by WinterSnowblind
I was looking forward to this, but no online play, plus the removal of mission mode has killed it. It just seems like a stripped down port of the DC version, instead of having any sort of improvement.
charge us $10 for each one of them.
Are you serious?! So we are gonna get some arcade version instead of the full game? That sucks.
Commented on 2008-06-27 20:16:20 In reply to WinterSnowblind
Posted by WinterSnowblind
I was looking forward to this, but no online play, plus the removal of mission mode has killed it. It just seems like a stripped down port of the DC version
To bad!


I play Soul Calibur on Dreamcast via VGA on my Panasonic FULL HD Projector.
It STILL looks unbelievable.
Folks this game is from 1998, and it uses less then 60% the power of Dreamcast.

How schould DC-Games look in 2004 or now, if the Full power were under controll...
Commented on 2008-06-27 22:35:51
I can't believe they're bringing it back! Great news. I hope they release a PSN version though. Like DMC I'd rather keep the entire series on one console
Commented on 2008-06-27 23:04:49
N1, glad you guys are gonna have this on the Arcade ;) GJ i still have this and my DC :D
Commented on 2008-06-28 01:52:33
Why does this look better than 2, 3, and 4.
Commented on 2008-06-28 12:58:13 In reply to Megalith
Posted by Megalith
Why does this look better than 2, 3, and 4.
It's a Dreamcast-Game (port).

"The Legend will never die"
Commented on 2008-06-30 21:12:06 In reply to DavidDC
I have to agree with DavidDC, plugged through with the VGA adaptor it still looks pretty impressive for a 9 yr old game.
I have a feeling this is the port of the playstation one powered arcade version from 1998, hence why it has no console modes available.
That was of course graphically inferior to the console version.
Commented on 2008-06-30 21:15:12 In reply to DavidDC
Posted by DavidDC
It's a Dreamcast-Game (port).

"The Legend will never die"
I'm pretty sure (just by observing the game, and screens) that it's not a port of the Dreamcast version of this game. This is an arcade port. It's not a stripped down port of the Dreamcast version, it's a port of the arcade version.

And it is too bad. No sale.

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