Today, Bandai Namco released new footage of Maxi in Soul Calibur VI. Although some people say he is used for spam fighting, Maxi is one of the longest running characters in the series. With his lightning fast nunchucks, he will slay all opponents that defy him. E3 2018 is only 10 days away, and awaiting us will be the chance to get a little acquainted with Soul Calibur VI.
Fans were excited to see the return of the legendary Maxi, here are a couple of their reactions:
Congrats to all the Maxi fans out there that got news today that he’ll be returning in #SOULCALIBURVI Maxi was the first character I picked in a Soulcalibur game so I’m excited to see him return as well.
— Dwayne Schultz (@ItsEnkindu) May 31, 2018
YESSSS! Maxi used to be one of my main characters 😀 https://t.co/rVbo8Jy8Mc
— Arekkz (@Arekkz) May 31, 2018
Maxi confirmed for Soul Calibur VI!!!! pic.twitter.com/V7UfT1insz
— Daniel Rocha (@LyonDRC) May 31, 2018
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SOULCALIBUR VI represents the latest entry in the premier weapons-based, head-to-head fighting series and continues the epic struggle of warriors searching for the legendary Soul Swords. Taking place in the 16th century, revisit the events of the original SOULCALIBUR to uncover hidden truths. The heroic battles transpire in a beautiful and fluid world, with eye-popping graphics and visual appeal. SOULCALIBUR VI tunes the battle, movement, and visual systems so players can execute visceral and dynamic attacks with ease. SOULCALIBUR VI marks a new era of the historic franchise and its legendary struggle between the mighty Soul Swords!
UNREAL ENGINE – For the first time in franchise history, beautiful and jaw-dropping 3D character models, visual effects and stages rendered in Unreal Engine.
NEW BATTLE MECHANICS – Read opponents’ attacks to execute a strategic Reversal Edge to land a counter attack while in guard.
MULTIPLE FIGHTING STYLES – Choose from a worldly roster of warriors, each with their own deadly weapons, fighting styles and visual flare.
DYNAMIC BATTLES – Spectacular, high-speed battles featuring all-new battle mechanics taking gameplay to the next level.
Article sourced via Bandai Namco.