NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe S.A.S. has announced that a worldwide free title update for both PS3 and Xbox 360 version of Soulcalibur V will be launched on March 21, 2012. The title update will contain new online ranked game search optimization, gameplay tweaks and character balance adjustments for the entire roster based on player feedback. In addition to the extensive title update, Soulcalibur V will also receive monthly DLC costume packs to increase the already staggering customization options available to players in the game's Creation Mode, with the first pack arriving on April 3, 2012 on Xbox 360 and April 4 on PlayStation 3.
In related news, NAMCO BANDAI Games will be holding the Soulcalibur V Worldwide Finals on April 10, 2012 at the Cosmopolitan hotel and casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. The tournament will bring together the best Soulcalibur V players from around the world to compete for a cash prize pool of $10,000.00.