Leading up to the debut of Sword Art Online II, the series site has been unveiling the winners of the SAO Awards, as selected in two rounds on online voting. Voice performance as well as visual effects, costume, weapon/armor and skill are still coming up, but many of the big prizes have been awarded. Get a look after the jump.
Hyping the July 5th broadcast premiere of Sword Art Online II, a new promo offers an extended look at its adaptation of the Gun Gale Online "Phantom Bullet" storyline. Check it out after the jump.
The addition of Sword Art Online II to Crunchyroll's summer anime lineup was announced in the latter half of May, and now we have more simulcast details. The series will broadcast every Saturday starting July 5 at 9:30am Pacific Time for premium members, with free members able to watch one week later. More on that and new regions for season 1 and Extra Edition after the jump!
There's lots of firearms and lots of Miyuki Sawashiro voiced Gun Gale Online girl Sinon, as well as some of Kirito's new avatar and even some Asuna in the new long promo for summer's Sword Art Online II anime. Check it out after the jump.
After last week's ad introduced Miyuki Sawashiro voiced Gun Gale Online girl Sinon, the latest promo for the Sword Art Online II anime re-introduces a more familiar face. Phantom Bullet storyline villain Death Gun also makes an appearance. Get a look after the jump.
With Wave's busy line-up for 1/10th scale Beach Queen figures, their upcoming Sword Art Online duo is going to miss summer by a wide berth. Still, Asuna Yuuki and Suguha Kirigaya are now on sale with swimsuits like the ones they wore in Extra Edition, available for pre-order at 6,480 yen each ahead of November and December releases. Get a look after the jump.
Wow! Lisbeth got really burly for Sword Art Online II! Wait, this is someone else forging Kirito's sword. Every other Monday, master swordsmith Tony Swatton forges the weapons from video games, movies, and television. This week, he tackles the Elucidator. Get a look at the results after the jump.
Yen Press had a big slate of new licenses to introduce on this Friday the 13th. The violent Akame Ga Kill!, set to become a summer anime, and Kagerou Daze, tied to this season's Mekakucity Actors anime, were accompanied by more Sword Art Online and more work by SAO's author. Get the details after the jump.