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posted by faque2 (TAMPA, FL) Feb 3, 2012

Member since Dec 2006

This has to be the worst fighting game ever. They should be embarrassed and just give up on this stupid franchise....

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I rather enjoyed 4...hate 5.

posted by JakeSutton (WESTLAND, MI) Feb 2, 2012

Member since Jul 2008

First off I would like to say I got a fair amount of achievements from just having fun and playing #4. With that being said I am giving #5 a rating of 1 because I was completely bored within the first 10 minutes. I gave this game 4 hours of my time thinking it'll get better, it didn't, it actually got worse. The story is terrible and yawn worthy, 3 people said the exact same thing in front of each other, they basically said: Spoilers

It seems Soul Calibur has chosen you.
Congratz, Soul calibur chose you.
Soul Calibur has chosen me?

A monkey could have written a better script, another huge problem I had with the story's cut scenes are in brown/white (yeah brown) and the other 20% are animated. That should be the other way around, it's like they wanted to cut corners and spend less on making the game by doing brown/yellow pictures with voices. Horrible, horrible idea. I only recommend playing this game if you:
#1: receive it as a gift.
#2: rent it but honestly the game isn't worth it.
#3: get one of your friends to exchange it with a game they would like to play.
The only positive thing I can say about this game is the online, which is pretty fun until you get someone who has modded their save and/or love to grief you. Oh by the way the music for this game is by far the most annoying, I feel bad for ps3 owners because they can't play their own music while playing a game. (Unless they have a mp3 player).

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