Countless legends surround a sword known as Soul Edge. Some claim it was the ultimate weapon. Others refer to it as the Sword of Heroes. ...A phantom sword with immeasurable power of the spirits... the key to eternal youth... treasure without equal... a panacea to cure all illness... There are even those who consider it the Sword of Salvation. Now you must enter into a deadly combat tournament and if you win, you will lay claim to the Soul Edge! Are you good enough to win?