NieR: Automata’s 2B is Soulcalibur VI’s first guest character

Bandai Namco today revealed the first additional combatant (out of three) that will be making an appearance as part of the Soulcalibur VI Season Pass… and, drum roll please, that first guest character will be 2B from Square Enix’s NieR: Automata.

2B will be available soon apparently, so if you have a Soulcalibur VI Season Pass be on the lookout.

See the trailer and screens below. Make sure to check out our Soulcalibur VI review right here.

Soulcalibur VI – 2B Character Reveal Trailer | PS4, X1, PC:

Soulcalibur VI – 2B Character screens:

The SOULCALIBUR franchise is famous for inviting guest characters on to the stage of history to battle against its myriad of characters. Today, we?re excited to announce that Square Enix?s NieR: Automata?s 2B will be joining the battle of souls and swords in SOULCALIBUR VI ? out now for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC via STEAM.

2B wields two swords, Virtuous Contract and Virtuous Treaty. Both have been carefully tuned for maximum efficiency in the hands of a YoRHa android. Her fighting technique is specially designed for combat against machine lifeforms, employing acrobatic leaps and mid-air slashes, lightning-fast evasions and perfectly coordinated strikes.

2B will be a playable fighter in Versus mode, Arcade mode, and Online matches. 2B will also come with her own stage and background music.