Chara-ani continues to push the envelope with their Sword Art Online figures. A new Vacation Mood Asuna is coming in December with the 1/6th scale, 26cm figure selling for 10,900yen. Griffon Enterprises tries to keep pace with their swimsuit Asuna, coming in October. The 1/7th scale 20.5cm figure goes for 9,936yen. Get a look after the jump.
Why limit yourself to watching Kirito fight his way out of Aincrad in Sword Art Online, when you can play it? Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment brings all the action, adventure, and awkward romantic tension of the series to the PlayStation Vita--check out our full review after the jump!
As always, Japanese news site Akiba Souken has announced the result of its recent web popularity poll for "2014 Summer TV Anime Power Ranking," which fans voted for their most "can't be missed" or "recommended" title from the 45 TV anime started in this summer. Check the ranking after the jump.
A-1 Pictures has posted a treat for followers of the studio's special behind-the-scenes page, animator Takeuchi Tetsuya's genga for Kirito's light saber skillz in cut 16 of the Sword Art Online II opening. Get a look after the jump.
Nexon has brought the world of Sword Art Online into their hit free to play MMORPG Mabinogi. For a limited time you can buy in-game items and costumes from Sword Art Online, encounter characters and guilds from SAO, and participate in unique quests and events. Memories may last forever, but this event only lasts until September 9th, so hit the jump to make sure you dont miss a thing!
If you've been looking forward to Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment's North American release, the wait is officially over. The PS Vita action game launched today via the PlayStation Store, and Bandai Namco Games is celebrating with the trailer after the jump.
Sword Art Online's fan favorite "more deban" running gag is back. Originally introduced with an illustration of Lisbeth and Silica holding up the sign cards on the back cover of volume 10, the girls were declaring victory on the back cover of SAO heroine focused manga Girls Ops, but it looks like misery loves company on the back of the newly released 15th light novel. Get a look after the jump.
The western release of Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment is almost upon us, so Bandai Namco Games unleashed a handful of screens previewing a bit of the game and its inaugural DLC. Dig through the images after the jump for a look at Heathcliff, as well as some of the DLC outfits, from dress shirts to wedding dresses.