Sword Art Online

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  • 36 out of 41 people found this review helpful:
    SAO is NOT to be missed!
    When I first heard of SAO it was during the time it aired, back in late 2012. I didn't watch it at the time because, for whatever reason, I thought it would be lame and didn't even give it a chance. At the time, at quick glance, it looked childish.

    This is something I do a lot. I hate wasting time and lots of times will over look what in fact is a stellar show. SAO was one of those cases. ...
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  • 8 out of 9 people found this review helpful:
    Great start, decent arc
    This is currently my favorite anime. Excellent music, animation, and story line. it does lack a little on character depth though.
    i will say to not get your hopes up on the first arc, Alfhiem Online was good but not as good as SAO
    amazing anime, i recommend to everyone, a must watch.
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  • 8 out of 9 people found this review helpful:
    This is an Amazing, Addicting Anime.
    Best anime I've seen in a long time, let's hope they keep it up! When I first heard about the show, I thought it would be some Plot-less... Violent anime about a death-game... Oh, how wrong I was... The characters we're amazingly lifelike and the plot was believable, now I find myself as one of SAO's biggest fans! ^_^
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  • 435 out of 579 people found this review helpful:
    Deep and Engaging Story, Great Characters.
    Well this is my first review. As most of you know there are light novels for this series, all of which I have read. And this has been perhaps the best read I've had in ages. The storyline, characters, vastness of the world and romance between asuna and kirito are perfect, and the twists will leave you dying for more. If you're here for an anime with a great storyline, have played any rpgs or enjoy ...
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  • 3 out of 6 people found this review helpful:
    One of my All time Favorites
    I don't really like writing reviews but this one I just had to because it was so awesome. I can relate to the anime because I'm into MMO and the way the story played out was great. I love this anime. Wish they had a Second Season.
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  • 1 out of 3 people found this review helpful:
    Pretty darn good, I must say.
    The first half of the series is great (first 13 episodes), the second half seemed tacked on. The series is similar in feeling to Escaflowne, or even something like Gundam Wing. I say this in that it's a pretty light story, good action, no trying to trick the viewer, etc.

    Finally, I've had the theme song stuck in my head for weeks.
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  • 2 out of 4 people found this review helpful:
    One of the must Great Short Anime!
    This is one of the most extraordinary anime i have ever watch, Love how Kirito And Asuna get together, tho I havent seen an introduction of the Heroine that take a while to coming in the story In A Long time, that was a great touch.
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  • 2 out of 4 people found this review helpful:
    The critic has been silenced.
    I spent the majority of this series with my mouth agape, my butt at the edge of my seat, and my eyes filled to the brim with tears. I'm usually very critical about action series that seemingly plug a romantic storyline in so it has unisex appeal, but every relationship and character interaction in SAO was as natural as reality itself. Not a single part of this series seemed repetitive, over done, ...
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  • 1 out of 4 people found this review helpful:
    Greatest Anime of 2012!!
    Fell in love with the story line kept me entertain felt the passion of the story made it into my top 5 best anime i have ever seen, the characters were on point, you could really relate to each one of them.
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