The white cloaked assassin from Assassin’s Creed 2 will be the bonus character in Namco’s upcoming fighting game, Soul Calibur V. Ezio will be armed with a longsword, hidden gun, crossbow, and his iconic hidden blade.
“The entrance of Assassin’s Creed into the Soulcalibur universe is an historic meeting of two of the most revered and influential game series,” said Namco’s VP Olivier Comte. “Ezio has captured the imaginations of millions of fans around the world, and it will be very exciting to see how his lightning fast moves stand up to the mighty swordplay of Soulcalibur’s finest.”
Along with the announcement of Ezio hoping aboard the roster, Namco revealed plans for a Collector’s Edition of Soul Calibur V. Click the image for a full-size view.
No release date has been set for Soul Calibur V, but the game will debut on both the Playstation 3 and Xbox 360.