Publisher Dengeki has started revealing plans for this year's Aki no Saiten (Autumn Festival). Taking place on October 1, Sword Art Online will be presented on the stage by Yoshitsugu Matsuoka (Kirito), Haruka Tomatsu (Asuna), Rina Hidaka (Silica), author Reki Kawahara, Dengeki Bunko editor Kazuma Miki and Bandai Namco Entertainment's Yosuke Futami. This promises to present the plans for the next phase of next steps of the Sword Art Online project.
New game developments are explicitly mentioned. The Ordinal Scale home video release and the series' international success will also be discussed in a talk lead by Hidaka.
See the line-up at http://db2017fes.dengeki.com/stage/