Although it was originally announced last month, consider this your official friendly reminder that Crunchyroll will be taking part in the worldwide simulcast of the Sword Art Online EXTRA EDITION New Year’s special. Read on for full details after the jump!
Sword Art Online returns to anime for an Extra Edition anime special, recapping the Aincrad and Fairy Dance arcs and including new footage on December 31st. Aniplex of America has posted an official English subtitled version of the promo. Check it out after the jump.
The Sword Art Online returns to anime for an Extra Edition anime special, recapping the Aincrad and Fairy Dance arcs and including new footage on December 31st . Then, SAO is back again on April 24th for PS Vita Game Hollow Fragment, featuring original character Filia, the familiar crew, Gun Gale Online's Sinonand PSP game Infinity Moment's original character Strea. Get a look at both after the jump.
Asuna's Lambent Light rapier from Sword Art Online has been picked to be the first weapon in a new line of mini-replicas. The 15cm zinc diecast launches the Eternal Masterpiece line in April with a Tales of Destiny weapon teased as the follow-up. Get a look after the jump.
As we head into 2014, the pace of Sword Art Online figure releases is showing no sign of slowing. Three have recently been added to the schedule including Asuna as a newlywed (note the ring), Asuna as Titania, and Suguha Kirigaya as herself. Get a look after the jump.
Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment has plenty of new action in store for fans of the series, as players control Kirito and dive into the previously unexplored Hollow Area of the reborn Aincrad. It also now has a date, with a Japanese PS Vita release set for April 24, 2014. More after the jump.
Otaku home decor outfitter Curtain Damashii is still going strong. After adding new Fate/zero, Madoka Magica and Ro-Kyu-Bu! SS designs this fall, they are now introducing sets based on Sword Art Online, and of course the ubiquitous Kan Colle this month. Get a look after the jump.
In this week's #OtakuTuesdays, Richie Branson imagines what things would be like if Kirito were a rapper trapped in Sword Art Online. Get a look at the second in his new round of tribute after the jump.
Finally, a scale figure of Sword Art Online's Silica is on the way. You can thank FREEing for introducing someone to keep all those Asuna and Leefa figures company. The 1/8th scale, 21cm Keiko Ayano is due in April for 9,000yen. Get a look after the jump.
Looks like scantily clad Asuna doesn't fly in Taiwan. The digital television network operated by China Television (CTV) opted to do bit of a touch up on Sword Art Online episode 10 to conform to local standards. Get a look after the jump. Get a look after the jump.
Kotobukiya's latest Sword Art Online figure is a 1/8th scale "Fairy Dance" Leafa. Measuring an impressive 24cm with base, the figure hits in April 2014 for 9,200yen. Get a look after the jump.
The Miyazawa Model Expo has brought out a whole host of lovely figures, among them a new Asuna from Plum. Get a peek at the picture, plus some goodies from Medaka Box and Panty and Stocking, after the jump.