Anime will run weekly starting January 3rd
Sword Art Online's Twitter feed has announced that, to commemorate the upcoming TV adaptation of Sword Art Online Alternative Gun Gale Online, the spin-off from Kino's Journey author Keiichi Sigsawa, Sword Art Online II will be rebroadcast with weekly episodes running on Tokyo MX starting January 3rd.
Sword Art Online Alternative Gun Gale Online centers on Karen Kohiruimaki, who is bad at dealing with people in her life and plays virtual shooter MMO Gun Gale Online as the pink-clad Llen. She eventually meets a player named Pitohui, who pressures her into joining the Battle Royale-style tournament known as Squad Jam.
So far the cast includes:
Llen - Tomori Kusunoki (Hazuki in Märchen Mädchen)
Pitohui - Yōko Hikasa (Farnese in Berserk)
M - Kazuyuki Okitsu (Jonathan Joestar in JoJo's Bizarre Adventure)
Fukaziroh - Chinatsu Akasaki (Barbara in Little Witch Academia)
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