[IMGW]http://media.1up.com/media?id=3313803[/IMGW]Electronic Gaming Monthly's hands-on look at this summer's [Register or Login to view links] is just starting to arrive in subscriber mailboxes, but a sneak peak at the final pages of the issue teases something fighting fans have been waiting for: a new Soul Calibur (which, as we've [Register or Login to view links], is Soul Calibur 4). EGM will be exclusively revealing Namco Bandai's latest fighter in just a few short weeks: "If you're hankering for a virtual fistfight, top-quality options about -- the Virtua Fighter, Tekken, and Dead or Alive franchises all offer satisfying punch-up action. But if you're truly looking to give your opponent something to cry about, it's all about wielding sharpened steel, and nothing beats Namco Bandai's Soul Calibur series for weapon-based fighting thrills. In our world-exclusive preview, we'll reveal the future direction of this beloved series."
In case [Register or Login to view links] wasn't enough, stay tuned; the Soul Calibur issue goes on sale July 3.
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