Light novel author Reki Kawahara and Bandai Namco game producer Yosuke Futami recently spoke to Dengeki Online about Sword Art Online: Lost Song, the Alfheim Online based third SAO game. Kawahara noted that the game will have more action elements than its predecessors and Futami added that the dimension of flight from Kawahara's novels was both essential and challenging to recreate. More after the jump.
Noticing your Sword Art Online merchandise collection is looking a little threadbare? Animate Akihabara seeks to change all that, by opening up a limited-time Sword Art Online Only Shop. There, on the Basement 1 floor of Animate Akihabara, you’ll find a plethora of Sword Art Online merchandise and a special exhibit. Hit the jump for more!
To help promoting the ongoing TV anime second season, the well known Tokyo Anime Center is now holding a special exhibition featuring the Sword Art Online anime series. Reflecting the great popularity, it provides us with a wide variety of materials which are rarely seen in public. Check the photo report after the jump.
Genco's limited GGO Kirito snuggle from Comiket 86 made a return appearance for a Sword Art Online exhibit running October 15-26 at The Tokyo Anime Center in Akihabara UDX. Unfortunately, fans who had their heart set on that particular item were out of luck if they couldn't make it to the mid-week opening. More after the jump.
Next week, Sword Art Online II enters a new chapter! You can catch --Calibur and Mother's Rosary-- streaming every Saturday and Aniplex of America has published an official English subtitled promote for the upcoming stories. Get a look after the jump.
This weekend, Movic has debuted their Sword Art Online II ViVimus charms. These follow last month's charms based on the first run of the anime and Is the Order a Rabbit? as well as August's Nisekoi and No Game No Life. Date a Live II are coming next month. More after the jump.