Soul Calibur Legends Coming To Wii

With the game being first hinted by IGN’s editor, Matt Casamassina, during an IGN podcast it has been today confirmed via 1up that a Soul Calibur spin-off will be making it’s way to Wii somewhere down the line. Going by the name Soul Caliber Legends Namco Bandai have reveled the title will take the form of an adventure game and will see players put in the shoes of Seigfried as he takes on a quest for ultimate power in order to save an empire from destruction. It is believed other characters will also appear in the game but very little else is confirmed right now other than the controls will incorporate both the Wiimote and nunchuck simultaneously.

Over the past ten years, since the release of the original Soul Blade, the team behind the Soulcalibur series has pushed the envelope of technology and innovation with each iteration,” said Makoto Iwai, exec. VP and COO of Namco Bandai America. “With Soulcalibur Legends, they saw the opportunity to once again create an immersive experience that is unique to the franchise.