For those of you interested in finally snagging Sword Art Online: Lost Song when it hits in Japan, there are a couple new TV spots that have begun airing that you'll want to check out. Hit the jump for more!
Aniplex has announced the kick-off of an official karaoke contest for “crossing field -English ver.-,” which is the English version of Sword Art Online’s iconic opening theme song sung by LiSA. The contest will be held on their official Facebook page from March 1 – April 12. More after the jump.
Sword Art Online II volume 6 hits Japan March 25th with episodes 15-17 for 7,800yen on limited edition Blu-ray, 6,800yen on limited edition DVD and 5,800yen on standard edition DVD. The limited edition features "Caliber" arc jacket art by anime character designer Shingo Adachi and "Caliber/Mother's Rosario" storage box art by light novel illustrator/original character designer abec. The series' site has posted a preview. Get a look after the jump.
Aichi-based glasses/contact lens company Nihon Optical today started offering five types of collaboration PC glasses with popular anime series Sword Art Online at the price of 4,980 yen (about 42 US dollars) on its official online store Heart Up. Check the details of the SAO models after the jump!
Launched this month, the latest Sword Art Online smartphone game is Progress Link. Unlike last year's Code Register, which brought together SAO, ALO, and GGO, the new Mobage based game is strictly ALO-based. In it, fans choose their race, then build their sword and magic abilities. Check out the opening after the jump.