Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale movie set for worldwide release in February


Aniplex of America and Kadokawa Pictures revealed that the Sword Art Online -Original Scale- film will see a simultaneous worldwide release on February 18, 2017. The latest entry into the Sword Art Online series takes place after the events of the Mother’s Rosario arc from Sword Art Online II and include a brand new original story written by SAO’s original author, Reki Kawahara.

Aniplex of America also released a new trailer which introduces new characters and more of the story of Ordinal Scale:

Dengeki Online also revealed images of the new characters as well as a bit of information on them:


Yuri is an idol of the ARMMORPG game Ordinal Scale. If players encounter her during the game, they can acquire special upgrades.  eiji

Not much is known about Eiji. A top ranked player in Ordinal Scale, Kirito and his friends will eventually encounter this mysterious player.

You can stay updated with all the Sword Art Online -Ordinal Scale- news, including release information at the Sword Art Online website.

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