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After the trailer, here come the images ! Namco-Bandai is on fire and releases no less than thirty-three screenshots of Soul Calibur IV, showcasing lots of characters and especially a new female fighter named Angol Fear, with a quite, hum, unexpected design.
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OpiZA
OpiZA
Commented on 2008-04-17 20:22:22
Thnx :)
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LEBATO - IS WRONG
LEBATO
Commented on 2008-04-17 20:23:15
Itagaki would be proud of the new character I think.
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Sly_Marbo135
Sly_Marbo135
Commented on 2008-04-17 20:30:49 In reply to LEBATO
Posted by LEBATO
Itagaki would be proud of the new character I think.
Yes, He makes characters with the same look.
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BooMMooB
BooMMooB
Commented on 2008-04-17 20:37:34
I reaaaally like the look of this. awesome. :)
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Rajman
Rajman
Commented on 2008-04-17 20:52:26
PWNAGE
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Splicer261
Splicer261
Commented on 2008-04-17 21:21:25
the face looks like a child but the body looks like a woman

I am...CONFUSED!

And the elf person, sometimes the face looks like an anime boy, but then the body is of a female...argh! again confusing!

Why do they have to do this..why!?!

Just stick to awesome looking guys and big boobed females with nice long hair, all i want ;)
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pantyhelmet
pantyhelmet
Commented on 2008-04-17 21:36:54
wow..looks like hot garbage, seriously, that character looks like the winner of some create a character sweepstakes, with the winner chosen at random..the anime face looks EXACTLY like the one included in SC3's create a character options (the anime face) the weapon design also sucks ass with a straw,.seriously, what is the point of all these new characters being chicks?

and why have they not added a character with twin axes?
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Crazyglues
Crazyglues
Commented on 2008-04-17 21:38:40
All I know is TEKKEN continues to be the same game time after time series after series... but Soul Calibur IV is looking amazing.

I can't wait for this one.... it's going to be amazing. :)
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phalanges
phalanges
Commented on 2008-04-17 21:43:36
The character kinda looks like a character out of .Hack series.
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pantyhelmet
pantyhelmet
Commented on 2008-04-17 21:46:56 In reply to Crazyglues
yeah, the elf does have some serious dudeface going on..crossdressing elf? WHY NAMCO??!!WHYYYYYYYYYY!??!
Posted by Crazyglues
All I know is TEKKEN continues to be the same game time after time series after series... but Soul Calibur IV is looking amazing.

I can't wait for this one.... it's going to be amazing. :)
series after series? i don't follow..Soul Calibur 4 is looking good, but if any of you HONESTLY think Stabby Knockers here is a great character design, maybe i'm out of touch, and should give up design altogether.
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Bakutheswede
Bakutheswede
Commented on 2008-04-17 21:54:05 In reply to pantyhelmet
Posted by pantyhelmet
series after series? i don't follow..Soul Calibur 4 is looking good, but if any of you HONESTLY think Stabby Knockers here is a great character design, maybe i'm out of touch, and should give up design altogether.
Look at her hideous face it's like she is from another game entirely.
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Jigen
Jigen
Commented on 2008-04-17 22:01:47
Angol Fear is a great character design, but it doesn't fit with the rest of the characters. Can't wait for the game, I just hope it plays great overall.
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anm8rjp
anm8rjp
Commented on 2008-04-17 22:10:45
Angol Fear looks like it belongs in a Wii title... Super Smash Bros or something... out of place. Yoda looks incredible. I wonder if Vader and Yoda will be appearing on PSN and XBLM as DLC after the game is out for a bit? Since Yoda is only on 360 and Vader is on PS3, isn't that right?
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Slabs
Slabs
Commented on 2008-04-17 22:12:17 In reply to anm8rjp
Damn Yoda looks insane. I mean Vader looks good but he doesn't have the detailed skin like Yoda does.
Posted by anm8rjp
Angol Fear looks like it belongs in a Wii title... Super Smash Bros or something... out of place. Yoda looks incredible. I wonder if Vader and Yoda will be appearing on PSN and XBLM as DLC after the game is out for a bit? Since Yoda is only on 360 and Vader is on PS3, isn't that right?
Namco <3 DLC so yeah
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synce
synce
Commented on 2008-04-17 22:39:20
Is the new chick an actual character, or are they showcasing the new create-a-character? The face doesn't belong in a Soul Calibur game. Then again we got fucking Star Wars in there :/

And Tira looks amazing. <fapfap>
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Tinks
Tinks
Commented on 2008-04-17 22:56:30
I'm not sure if it's worse that there is a Star Wars character in each game, or the fact there is only ONE Star Wars character in each game. It makes it a bit more painful they don't even bother including anyone else from the universe to make the addition a bit less harsh.

Also what's with the camel toe going on http://images.gamersyde.com/gallery/public/8224/12...
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Ronsauce
Ronsauce
Commented on 2008-04-17 23:36:32 In reply to Tinks
Posted by Tinks
I'm not sure if it's worse that there is a Star Wars character in each game, or the fact there is only ONE Star Wars character in each game. It makes it a bit more painful they don't even bother including anyone else from the universe to make the addition a bit less harsh.

Also what's with the camel toe going on http://images.gamersyde.com/gallery/public/8224/12...
Seriously, you can't just treat it as a bonus character?

I'd gladly take a Star Wars character over most of these new characters by "guest" designers. Boring and out of place is how I'd describe most of them.

EDIT: I just looked a few more of the images a bit longer. I really must say, Angol Fear is awful looking. She belongs in a wacky, slap-sticky jrpg, not my favourite kick-ass fighter. And the boring elf character doesn't have a dude face; it just happens to be that androgenous male leads look like chicks, not the other way around. Siegfried looks absolutely rad though!
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WinterSnowblind
WinterSnowblind
Commented on 2008-04-17 23:44:41 In reply to Slabs
Posted by Slabs
Damn Yoda looks insane. I mean Vader looks good but he doesn't have the detailed skin like Yoda does.
He looks better than he does in most of the movies.
Particularly Episode I. :p
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Denjinflash
Denjinflash
Commented on 2008-04-18 00:06:38 In reply to Ronsauce
Posted by Ronsauce
And the boring elf character doesn't have a dude face; it just happens to be that androgenous male leads look like chicks, not the other way around. Siegfried looks absolutely rad though!
That's true. A lot of popular anime male designs look very girly, which is why you lot think this elf character looks like a guy. This character is less feminine looking than the other female characters, though.
Anyway, I think this game is now in league with smash bros and all. Not a very serious fighting game, but probably good fun.
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Corellianrogue
Corellianrogue
Commented on 2008-04-18 00:23:45 In reply to anm8rjp
Posted by Slabs
Damn Yoda looks insane. I mean Vader looks good but he doesn't have the detailed skin like Yoda does.
Posted by anm8rjp
Angol Fear looks like it belongs in a Wii title... Super Smash Bros or something... out of place. Yoda looks incredible. I wonder if Vader and Yoda will be appearing on PSN and XBLM as DLC after the game is out for a bit? Since Yoda is only on 360 and Vader is on PS3, isn't that right?
Namco <3 DLC so yeah
I was thinking the same thing about DLC and I hope so, I really want to play as Darth Vader too! :D (I'd even pay for it, up to a point.) Remember that Namco even had DLC for Soul Calibur on the Dreamcast?!
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GriftGFX - He can also<br>ban your ass!
GriftGFX
Commented on 2008-04-18 01:34:38
Why does the one character look like a freaking cartoon, set in a non-cartoon world with non-cartoon characters? The two newest characters (anime chick and elf girl) are ridiculous.. I don't like them. They're not quite as lame as the guest characters but they're worse than the entire SC3 cast combined.

Bring back Talim please, and Setsuka too.
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Tinks
Tinks
Commented on 2008-04-18 03:57:44 In reply to Ronsauce
Posted by Ronsauce
Seriously, you can't just treat it as a bonus character?

I'd gladly take a Star Wars character over most of these new characters by "guest" designers. Boring and out of place is how I'd describe most of them.

EDIT: I just looked a few more of the images a bit longer. I really must say, Angol Fear is awful looking. She belongs in a wacky, slap-sticky jrpg, not my favourite kick-ass fighter. And the boring elf character doesn't have a dude face; it just happens to be that androgenous male leads look like chicks, not the other way around. Siegfried looks absolutely rad though!
No I can't
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Ishigami
Ishigami
Commented on 2008-04-18 05:15:37
Angol Fear FTW! The name… the look… just pure win!
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Foo
Foo
Commented on 2008-04-18 05:41:33
I don't like the mixed art styles. What the fuck is a anime baby face doing here? And the spike nipples? Give me a break.
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Krabath
Krabath
Commented on 2008-04-18 10:19:15
Big fighters, big swords and big breasts, this game has got it all! To quote Dom: This is gonna be awesome!
Though I would really like to play Vader on the 360... By the way has a european release date been announced?
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