Sword Art Online, a gaming sci-fi by Reki Kawahara set in the year 2022, and Accel World, a gaming sci-fi set in the year 2046, are set to meet again in Accel World VS Sword Art Online: Millennium Twilight, heading to PlayStation 4 and PS Vita in Japan on March 16, 2017. Along with Kirito, Asuna, Black Lotus, Silver Crow and company, anime adaptation theme song singers Luna Haruna and Kotoko will be meeting in theme song "SxW -Soul World-."
Coming on February 18th, (and March 9th in North America), Sword Art Online returns to anime in movie the Movie -Ordinal Scale-. Going into the final pre-release month, a main visual aiming to present an impactful view of Kirito and Asuna, has been revealed. Check it out after the jump.
Visitors to Tokyo Joypolis can have a truly immersive Sword Art Online experience starting this month. As part of the lead-up to the film, the theme park is hosting a massive collaboration event with merchandise, themed rides, and more. Hit the jump for a sneak peek!
It's a running gag, mostly seen on book covers, that Sword Art Online's Silica and Lisbeth, and later Leafa, and later Sinon, petition to creators the "More Deban (screen time)." Well, they will be getting some, and that screen's going to be pretty large because, according to an interview with creator Reki Kawahara, the girls, particuarly, Silica, will be featured in anime movie Ordinal Scale.
Aniplex of America has announced that the Yuki Kajiura LIVE featuring Sword Art Online concert, planned for January 14, 2017 at the Dolby Theatre, is cancelled due to visa issues. All tickets purchased online or over the phone will be refunded at point of purchase. Fees will be automatically refunded to the credit card used at the time of your purchase. More after the jump.
Wrapping up the week, Aniplex of America announced that they have begun ticket sales for the upcoming nationwide theatrical release of Sword Art Online the Movie -Ordinal Scale- on their official homepage (www.sao-movie.net/us). Aniplex of America along with the film distribution company ELEVEN ARTS, will be kicking off their national release of this animated feature on Thursday, March 9th with a special one-night Fathom Event.