Astral Lineage is a fanon weapon-based fighting game series created by JaseyJasee and LightningSakura. It is based around Namco's Soul series of fighting games. The series revolves around the evil sword Soul Edge, and the spirit sword Soul Calibur and the realm that the swords come from, Astral Chaos. The series comes in different arcs, with the first arc being a trilogy called the Astral Swords Trilogy and the second arc called Lineage.
The Astral series currently has three installments with a planned fourth installment currently in development. The series comes in several different arcs:
The Astral Swords Trilogy
The Astral Swords Trilogy focuses on the Cassaventes family fight against the evil lurking in Astral Chaos. It also focuses on Kilina and Klymene finally being reunited with Kisandra after her supposed death in Soulcalibur IV, as well as Kilina's true destiny within the realm of Astral Chaos.
- Soulcalibur Astral Swords (August, 2014): Playstation 3, Xbox 360, Wii U
- Soulcalibur Astral Swords - A New Light (September, 2015): Playstation 3, Xbox 360, Wii U
- Soulcalibur Astral Swords - A Dark Destiny (October, 2016): Playstation 3, Xbox 360
The second arc of the Astral Lineage series begins with Soulcalibur: The Spirit Lineage which takes place between the events of Soulcalibur Astral Swords - A New Light and Soulcalibur Astral Swords - A Dark Destiny. It focuses on Alexander returning home to find that the town is in chaos. He must go on a journey to save his sister, Nirvana, from Soul Edge.
- Soulcalibur: The Spirit Lineage (November, 2015): Playstation 4, Xbox One, Playstation 3, Xbox 360
- Soulcalibur: The Spirit Lineage II (Release date TBA): Playstation 4, Xbox One, Playstation 3, Xbox 360
List of games that are in or take place in the same universe as the Astral Lineage series. Games are listed in Chronological order, not release date order.
The first game in the Astral Lineage series of video games as well as the first game in the Astral Swords Trilogy (Arc 1). First released on August 5th, 2014, it takes place in the year 1607, immediately after the events of Soulcalibur V. The game focuses on Kilina's journey looking for her niece Klymene and the lost swords Soul Edge and Soul Calibur. As well as the return of Kisandra, and a time altering event that threatens the entire universe.
Cervantes was born.
Voldo was born.
Rock was born.
Aeon Calcos was born.
Raphael was born.
Hwang was born.
Ivy was born.
Li Long was born.
Taki was born.
Mitsurugi was born.
Maxi was born.
Sophitia was born.
Siegfried was born.
Cassandra was born.
Autumn was born
Xianghua was born.
Kisandra was born.
Snow was born
Hilde was born.
Kilina was born.
Tira was born.
Talim was born.
Ken was born
Malik was born
Sabine was born.
Snow meets Donato, steals the swords and the crew is murdered by the Captain
Evangelus was supposedly born
The events of Soul Blade take place.
Astaroth was created.
Zwei was perhaps born...
The events of Soulcalibur take place.
Pyrrha was born.
Snow meets and lives with Erich.
Millicent was born.
Malik is kidnapped by slavers
Patroklos was born.
The events of Soulcalibur II take place..
Klymene was born
Alexander was born
The events of Soulcalibur III take place.
Tira Kidnaps Pyrrha.
The events of Soulcalibur IV take place.
Snow meets and later kills Autumn
Nightmare is destroyed
Cassandra goes missing.
Natsu was born.
Xiba was born.
Leixia was born.
Nirvana was born
Alexander's Parents adopt 7-year-old Nirvana
The events of The Spirit Lineage take place...