One of the biggest lines of questioning that people have been wondering about lately is what guest characters will be picked for V. Daishi said before that they have already picked the character and were negotiating for use of him/her, so I would expect that my rant here will do precisely nil in affecting the outcome. Still, being a gamer in the modern age, I have opinions about things, dammit. It just wouldn't be the same unless I was able to post them on the internet.
The guest characters began in Soulcalibur II, and were perhaps one of the biggest factors in ensuring the Soul Series' popularity. Link alone was what convinced thousands of people to buy the game, and aside from him the guest characters have been...bleh, at best. The Star War…Read more >
Right, well. I can't sleep, so I might as well and blow an hour writing a giant goddamn essay. You guys like impenetrable walls of text, right? Yes? Cool, thought so.
So, the characters are split between new and old, right? With a cast of, oh, 26-ish characters, that means about 13. With Siegfried, Mitsurugi, Nightmare, and Ivy confirmed, that leaves only about 9 more char spaces. But there are 21 old characters remaining, so that's going to be a lot of trimming.
Keep in mind, of course, I'm not a developer. I love to rant about my opinions, but I'm certainly not proclaiming them as an end-all-be-all-that-cannot-be-fallen. If you disagree, please feel free to post your disagreements and explain why, I'd love to discuss this out. Just...please…Read more >