SCV (Senior Citizen 5)

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#1 Edited by Zabant (1526 posts) -
Soul Calibur V is set 15 years after SCIV
Current ages of everyone:

Amy = 31
Astaroth = 24
Cassandra = 38
Cervantes = Undead
Dampierre = Unknown (Possibly 55)
Hilde = 35
Hwang = 49
Ivy = 49
Kilik = 36
Li Long = 48
Lizardman = 53
Maxi = 45
Mitsurugi = 46
Nightmare = Lol He's a sword.
Raphael = 49
Rock = 59
Seong Mi-na = 40
Setsuka = 41
Siegfried = 40
Sophitia = 42
Taki = 46
Talim = 32
Tira = 34
Voldo = 67
Xianghua = 37
Yoshimitsu = Unknown
Yun-seong = 35
Zasalamel = Lol Immortal    

Using this list, we shall debate on who returns and who is out. Bamco Namdai have confirmed very few of the original cast shall be returning.
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#2 Posted by Pessh (2510 posts) -

Hoping Amy and Raphael come back. Doesn't seem too unlikely, they're vampires right?

Astaroth was 7 in SC4?

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#3 Posted by Zabant (1526 posts) -
@Pessh: hes some sort of golem that was created or summoned or something. i cant remember the details.
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#4 Posted by benjaebe (2871 posts) -

Did they really confirm that not many of the characters would be back? That would be a shame. I really like a lot of them (it's not going to be Soul Calibur for me without Sophitia or Taki).

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#5 Posted by jacksukeru (6563 posts) -

I bet whoever of the female characters make it back are not going to look their age.


Also, guys like Mitsurugi only become more badass with age so he'll definetly be in it.
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#6 Posted by Zabant (1526 posts) -
@RockmanBionics: A 49 year old ivy would not have perky breasts and be in any kind of fighting condition.
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#7 Posted by jacksukeru (6563 posts) -
@Zabant: Which is why I said that any female character returning will not look her age. Heck, I was playing some SC4 yesterday (bought it new but had not spent a ton of time with it) and was wondering how old she was suppose to be.

I was guessing early fourties (it's the hair).
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#8 Posted by Shadowx (30 posts) -

All I know, is that I want an Old-Man Mitsurugi, who kicks ass.

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#10 Edited by WinterSnowblind (7598 posts) -
@RockmanBionics said:

I bet whoever of the female characters make it back are not going to look their age.
Also, guys like Mitsurugi only become more badass with age so he'll definetly be in it.

Tekken did a similar thing.  They simply replaced a lot of the characters with new younger ones and/or kept the original character with little to no difference.  There's a few characters in Tekken who should be at least 50, but certainly don't look it.
 This guy is 55.
 This guy is 55.


Or they can claim the powers of Soul Edge/Calibur prevented them from aging?
Sophitia and Taki are the only ones I'd worry about, both seem a little too old now. Sophitia especially, who now has a son as well as a younger sister.  I definitely see a younger version of Taki being in as well.
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#11 Posted by Marokai (3577 posts) -

No Kilik, no sell!

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#12 Edited by EveretteScott (1649 posts) -
@Zabant said:

@RockmanBionics: A 49 year old ivy would not have perky breasts and be in any kind of fighting condition.

Have you seen Ivy? Those are in no way shape or form 'perky breasts' in her current form. I don't care at all about the breasts particularly but it's obvious if they weren't supported by anything they would hang, being as big as they are. Just anatomy yo.
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#13 Posted by PenguinDust (12994 posts) -

Well   Sophitia will be in it since it's her kid that's causing all the ruckus.  I suspect the popular ones will return and maybe the rest will show up as DLC sometime in the future.   I hope Amy and Tira come back.  I usually use either Talim or  Xianghua, but when Amy arrived in SC4, I gravitated toward her.  I never got the hang of Tira but I really like the hoola-hoop weapon. 

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#14 Posted by Shadowx (30 posts) -
@PenguinDust
I disagree with you on that. I'm pretty sure patrolokos and Pyrrha will be replacing Sophita and Cassandra.
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#15 Posted by RandomInternetUser (6805 posts) -
@RockmanBionics said:
I bet whoever of the female characters make it back are not going to look their age.

Also, guys like Mitsurugi only become more badass with age so he'll definetly be in it.
Let's just say he better be in it.

Damnit.
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#16 Posted by LordXavierBritish (6651 posts) -

Isn't Yoshimistu like a ghost or some shit.

As long as he is back I don't give a fuck about everyone else.

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#17 Posted by DonChipotle (3391 posts) -

You mean I won't get to feel weird by playing as a gothic lolita fetishist anymore? No thank you.

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#18 Posted by keyhunter (3208 posts) -

Bring back everyone but that dick catching Kilik.

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#19 Edited by TechHits (1483 posts) -
@keyhunter said:

Bring back everyone but that dick catching Kilik.

good call, don't bring a stick to sword fight yo

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