In later iterations of the game, guest characters had begun to become a focal part of the series. Many fans felt this initially interesting approach began to take priority over the focus on improving the series’ core gameplay and cheap exploits. Some felt this was an unnecessary gimmick and held out hopes that future games would move away from this. Soulcalibur VI’S producer is not giving much away in this regard, and the feeling is that it’s not so much a case of ‘if’ rather than ‘when’ potential guest characters will be revealed. Project Soul is looking to recreate the series’ feel-good factor, and by taking its lead from the solid gameplay mechanics of Soulcalibur II rather than the much iterated sequels it may well be on the right track.
We could yet see a plethora of heroes and villains from other franchises join the cast