Soulcalibur 6 Guest Fighters Leaked?

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While the Soulcalibur series has its fair share of popular homegrown fighters, there's also a tradition of including platform-exclusive guest characters. No guest characters have been announced for the upcoming Soulcalibur 6 just yet, but new rumors may have prematurely revealed which guest fighters will be making their way to the PC, PS4, and Xbox One versions of the game.

A user on 4chan posted what is said to be the full roster list of Soulcalibur 6, including the console-exclusive guest fighters. According to the post, the Hunter from Bloodborne will be the PS4-exclusive fighter, whereas Killer Instinct's Jago will appear in the Xbox One and PC versions of the game. The post also points to a Nintendo Switch version of the game that will apparently be announced at E3, and claims that Lucina from Fire Emblem will be the Switch-exclusive fighter.

With this information stemming from a post on 4chan, fans should take this supposed "leak" with a massive grain of salt. That being said, the post seems to have a little more credibility now, as two of the fighters it claimed to be the on the roster have now been confirmed to be a part of the final game.

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Since the 4chan post, Bandai Namco has confirmed that the fighters Ivy and Zasalamel will be part of the roster. These two characters were included in the 4chan list almost a month before they were officially confirmed by Bandai Namco, which could be an indication that the post should be taken a little more seriously.

The post also claims that the game will introduce seven newcomers, including the previously-revealed new fighter Groh. Between new and returning fighters, Soulcalibur 6 is said to be launching with a roster of 30 playable characters once it launches later this year.

While this month-old 4Chan post is now easier to believe than it was when originally posted, fans should still take the information with a grain of salt. Until Bandai Namco itself reveals the full roster, anyone hoping to see Bloodborne's Hunter and Killer Instinct's Jago mix it up with Soulcalibur characters in Soulcalibur 6 should keep their expectations in check.

Soulcalibur 6 will launch in 2018 for PC, PS4, and Xbox One.

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