Sword Art Online

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4.6
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  • 1 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    review based on the story
    this anime will be good and if you wiki it, the story is already done and put into 10 novels. the manga is only on chapter 6 and its a really good and interesting start. episode 2 will be very interesting but i cannot say any spoilers but this anime will be very good and have an excellent plot but like other anime's everything will be clarified in the middle of the story but their might be 2 ...
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  • 4 out of 5 people found this review helpful:
    Sweet, Sweet Nostalgia
    First things first-
    Read the Light Novel, it is amazing.
    Secondly, right off the bat, the plot of SAO had me hooked. I cannot even count the numerous times I dream't of being in a VRMMORPG (Virtual Reality Massive Multiplayer Role-Playing Game) it would certainly be the end of my life-
    But at the same time create a entirely different one.
    Although the situation these characters have to endure ...
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  • 8 out of 86 people found this review helpful:
    Needs an extra life.
    Let me preface this by saying so far, it's not bad. I like it, it reminds me of .hack and much of it has great art. However, this review is based off the first episode, and the first episode alone. I'm not reading the light novels, the manga, or anyone's fanfiction. I don't have the time at the moment to engross myself in a world that hasn't impressed me enough based on the actual episode content ...
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  • 0 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    This is going to be a really good anime!
    I can already tell this is going to be a really good anime. After only 2 episodes, I can feel the energy from the main characters. Attention to detail is apparent throughout the anime. Their characters, their clothes, the scenes, and imagination going into this are all top notch. I cannot wait. Anata Sword Art Online wa arigatō gozaimashita.
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  • 1 out of 3 people found this review helpful:
    Looks like its just gonna get better!!
    After watching the first episodes i was already hooked, and then i watched the second episode and saw that amazing fight scene..... it was just epic looking.... i really want them to explain how the real bodies are alive in the real world, and what level the main characters are and what stats and stuff their weapons and armor have that would be cool just to see.
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  • 1 out of 3 people found this review helpful:
    best show for everyone and anyone to watch
    The plot is very creative, which has sucked me into the anime. With only two episodes, I already care about the characters and how their going to make it. This is a show that I'm definitely going to recommend to my friends and family who are total gamers. Even if you're not a gamer, you'll enjoy this equally.
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  • 3 out of 5 people found this review helpful:
    So far amazing, will it hold? I hope so.
    The first thing you notice about Sword Art Online is that it is a gorgeous looking anime. The artwork, though it is of a standard variety, is well done with very nice backgrounds. It's not groundbreaking, but the attention to details is fantastic and I can only hope that it retains this level in the episodes to come.

    The characters in this anime have been made in such a way that they are ...
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  • 3 out of 5 people found this review helpful:
    Expected greatness, wasn't let down
    So far SAO has delivered the perfect combination of modern tech and the good old fashion ninja anime that everybody knows and loves. I would highly recommend this show for anybody who enjoys shows such as Kaze no Stigma, InuYasha, Nabari, etc.
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  • 2 out of 3 people found this review helpful:
    Next dotHack? Nope!!
    No, that's what I thought when I first watch this beautiful work of art. The premise is pretty jaded but that's what makes it unique thus far. The Soundtracks to the fighting are spot on, and it's just a overall great anime to watch. i'm curious to see how the story plays out!
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  • 1 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    Sword Art Online Review
    Well so far i love the anime. And i can tell i'm going to keep loving it and never stop. Oh and by the way i made a role playing group based off of this anime. I'll keep loving this anime and won't stop. 100000 stars for this anime my 2nd favorite anime and thats actually almost impossible to believe but it's true Shugo Chara has now been bumped into 3rd take that xD.
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