Timed nicely for America's Thanksgiving holiday, the Sword Art Online Asuna - Cooking ver. figure that character goods maker Broccoli showcased at Summer's Wonder Festival is now available for pre-order. The 1/7 scale heroine, clad in SAO casual wear and tripped up in meal prep stands 11cm and sells for 13,284 yen ahead of May 2016 release.
On January 27th, 131 tracks of Sword Art Online music, including previously unreleased material, will be collected in a four-CD set, along with a fifth disc featuring composer Yuki Kajiura's February 2015 "Sword Art Online All Overture" performance at Pacifico Yokohama on Blu0ray. Now on sale for 4,500 yen plus task (also available with the Blu-ray for 3,800), original character designer abec's cover art has now been previewed. Get a look after the jump.
WordGear was at Tokyo Big for the Comitia 114 doujinshi event last weekend with the 17th collection of Fumio Kunori's Sword Art Online: Material Edition collection. What's particularly notably about the Material Edition doujinshi is that creator Fumio Kunori is series author Reki Kawahara working under a pseudonym. Following the event, a consignment of the issues went on sale for mailorder at Toranoana. Get a look after the jump.
Sword Art Online: Lost Song is finally out in Europe and Australia on PS4 and PS Vita, soon to be followed by a North American release on the 17th. Here, Kirito, Asuna, and all the others are ready to embark on a new adventure in ALO and beat the game before their rivals do, and to get the gaming going, Bandai Namco has posted a "Beat the Game" English trailer. Check it out after the jump.
Released for Android and iOS in late 2014, Sword Art Online Code Register brings together characters and abilities from SAO, ALO and GGO. The game has been keeping the churn with new theme-designs, and the latest eyebrow-raiser, wrapping up this week, is a set of maid costumes, featuring your favorite gamer ladies (including GGO Kirito) in outfits like Asuna's Immaculate Maid look and Strea's (from the PS RPGs) "Bohemian" ensemble.