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Score Breakdown Based on 677 ratings
  1. 10 (64)
  2. 9 (149)
  3. 8 (245)
  4. 7 (112)
  5. 6 (46)
  6. 5 (14)
  7. 4 (13)
  8. 3 (17)
  9. 2 (4)
  10. 1 (13)

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  • User Rating 9

    Soul Calibur V brings an enjoyable fighting experience. Players will notice the few quirks and additions that were made.

    Rated on February 10, 2012 by CreativeEly

    Soul Calibur V is a game released by Namco, one of my favorite game publishers and developers. The game has the original Soul Calibur formula; fast-paced fighting system, compelling cast of characters...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 3

    Huge step backward.

    Rated on February 15, 2012 by gmromero

    This game is broken. Fighting vs friends is fun, but the changes to the game are awful. Blocking is way too soft and unresponsive. Game rewards endless juggle combos that cannot be broken once started...

    6 out of 7 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    there are some character must be there and it is bad about character more stronger than other

    Rated on February 15, 2012 by thePUNISHER505

    there are some character must be there and it is bad about character more stronger than other but nice game and good work the online is amazing good connection it is better than first SC IV . thanx fo...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Namco did it right this time.

    Rated on February 23, 2012 by Lemethy

    I think Namco did it right this time. The gameplay is extremely tight, Feels like its done for E-sport, the online code is flawless for an online fighting game, they even fixed the gameplay offline fo...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 1

    Definitely skip this one

    Rated on February 22, 2012 by michaeljetfire

    Well I know what most of you are thinking. Here's another Soul Calibur game, and I expect the same as always... well its not. They changed alot... and in this case... its a -BAD- thing! For those o...

    2 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 2

    They gutted the series.

    Rated on March 15, 2012 by ristactionjakso

    I remember playing Edge Master mode for hours in SC2. It was magical. I also remember playing SC3 for the awesome/unique story mode, and the good (but not better then Edge Master mode) Chronicles of ...

    7 out of 9 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6

    Not as good as expected

    Rated on March 07, 2012 by Zeona

    Characters: Some characters have been changed and replaced for example Xianghua has been replaced by Leixia, the fighting moves are the same and this has been done with several characters. Some cha...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Take the 4th's epic graphics and goofy humor,you get this.

    Rated on March 27, 2012 by Dragonfang8712

    Man it has been an epic year for gamers,and this game adds on even more power to the lightning.To start,this games story is actually (yes it is still a fighting game) very cool...Unfourtanantly the di...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    While from a techical standpoint its a huge improvment over SC4. The overall game feels incomplete.

    Rated on June 10, 2012 by thingta42

    Having waited for the 5th installment since the previous Soul Calibur game. I've be extreamly excited in getting my hands on this newest installment in the long running fighting game series. Soul Cali...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    The soul is once again burning brightly with this series. My DarkZero review.<br />

    Rated on April 03, 2012 by Domstercool

    Since re-birthing with a burst of popularity due to Street Fighter IV, the gaming community has allowed developers to create new fighting games without feeling scared about them not selling. As such, ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.