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Soul Blade (PlayStation)

Soul Blade Screenshots

PlayStation version

Soul Blade PlayStation Falling Towers. Siegfried escapes from a siege in the beautiful CGI intro.

Falling Towers. Siegfried escapes from a siege in the beautiful CGI intro.

Soul Blade PlayStation Classic Samurai: Mitsurugi defeats some bandits. The intro is an incredible mixture of sight and sound.

Classic Samurai: Mitsurugi defeats some bandits. The intro is an incredible mixture of sight and sound.

Soul Blade PlayStation Even girls can play. Although her outfit may not be historically accurate, Seung Mina's weapon is, as she protects herself from the errant ronin, Mitsurugi.

Even girls can play. Although her outfit may not be historically accurate, Seung Mina's weapon is, as she protects herself from the errant ronin, Mitsurugi.

Soul Blade PlayStation Row, row, row your raft... Soul Blade features some interesting backdrops, such as this raft.

Row, row, row your raft... Soul Blade features some interesting backdrops, such as this raft.

Soul Blade PlayStation Freakshow. Voldo, the token creepy guy, juggles Rock on his blades.

Freakshow. Voldo, the token creepy guy, juggles Rock on his blades.

Soul Blade PlayStation Who needs lightsaber? Special attacks, like Hwang's here, are often pretty, and many are fairly easy to learn.

Who needs lightsaber? Special attacks, like Hwang's here, are often pretty, and many are fairly easy to learn.

Soul Blade PlayStation Where to go...  The Edge Master mode allows you to play a full fledged story mode, where you are rewarded different weapons for each character.

Where to go... The Edge Master mode allows you to play a full fledged story mode, where you are rewarded different weapons for each character.

Soul Blade PlayStation Almost all actions are accompanied by special effects.

Almost all actions are accompanied by special effects.

Soul Blade PlayStation Li Long performing a close combat attack.

Li Long performing a close combat attack.

Soul Blade PlayStation Nice foot sweep

Nice foot sweep

Soul Blade PlayStation If you have won, you can control the camera during replays.

If you have won, you can control the camera during replays.

Soul Blade PlayStation Voldo is attacking, or is he? His fighting style is unusual to say the least.

Voldo is attacking, or is he? His fighting style is unusual to say the least.

Soul Blade PlayStation Winning pose

Winning pose

Soul Blade PlayStation Taki vs Sophitia

Taki vs Sophitia

Soul Blade PlayStation Siegfried's attack misses badly.

Siegfried's attack misses badly.

Soul Blade PlayStation Some actions are shown from slightly different angles.

Some actions are shown from slightly different angles.

Soul Blade PlayStation Even though Cervantes is one of the bosses, he is available as a playable character from the beginning.

Even though Cervantes is one of the bosses, he is available as a playable character from the beginning.

Soul Blade PlayStation Taki has a couple of acrobatic close combat attacks.

Taki has a couple of acrobatic close combat attacks.

Soul Blade PlayStation Cervantes' attack missed and Hwang is already starting a counterattack.

Cervantes' attack missed and Hwang is already starting a counterattack.

Soul Blade PlayStation Ring out!

Ring out!

Soul Blade PlayStation Note the reflections on Siegfried's armor.

Note the reflections on Siegfried's armor.

Soul Blade PlayStation There are many impressive backgrounds, such as this burning castle.

There are many impressive backgrounds, such as this burning castle.

Soul Blade PlayStation After his defeat, Cervantes becomes Soul Edge.

After his defeat, Cervantes becomes Soul Edge.

Soul Blade PlayStation This doesn't look good for Hwang.

This doesn't look good for Hwang.

Soul Blade PlayStation Soul Edge has some ridiculously powerful attacks. This is one of the more harmless ones though.

Soul Edge has some ridiculously powerful attacks. This is one of the more harmless ones though.