Soulcalibur V takes place takes place 17 years after Soulcalibur IV. Sophitia’s children Patroklos and Pyrrha are the main characters in this game. Leixia, Xianghua’s daughter, and Taki’s protégé, Natsu, are new to Soulcalibur V along with Z.W.E.I. and Viola who attacks with a magic orb. Ezio Auditore da Firenze from Assassin’s Creed II shows up as a guest character.