After a very successful cameo on the big screens with Sword Art Online – Ordinale Scale and two enthralling sets of series, Sword Art Online comes back to your small screens set with new episodes.
In case you may have forgotten how all these intriguing series came to be, here is a quick trip back in time.
Sword Art Online is the brainchild of Reki Kawahara and puts together the captivating story of Kirito. The series follows Kirito and many gamers who get trapped in a virtual reality game and must now quest for freedom by clearing the game’s final level. The gamers have no option but to come together to achieve this. As the series move along Kirito and his fellow gamers come to the realization that all I not what it seems.
This one is going to be a bang!
Sword Art Online season three, aptly titled Alicization brings back your beloved lead character Kirito to the scenes. A new dive tech has been developed and has hit the market, but its developers need someone to test it out.
Who no better than Kirito?
Kirito gets a job offer from RATH, the developer of the new dive tech. The Soul Translator, a FullDrive gaming console is here and Kirito is employed to test it and put it through its paces. Here is the twist, RATH does not intend in any way to make a gaming console, a new military AI is in the works instead.
Kirito who is brought in to have a human impact on the AI discovers that RATH has a child’s soul trapped within the machinery. RATH then blocks Kirito’s memories of his time with the AI as he is brought out of the machine. Events are set to rock Kirito’s plans as he soon finds himself at the wrong end of things. There are those in the real world fully intent on keeping him quiet. No word of Kirito’s interaction with the AI, a child by the name Alice, should come out.
Who is this blonde haired girl named Alice?
In one trailer scene embattled by the real world and the Soul Translator World, our hero Kirito is seen sprawled on the floor. A mysterious figure stands over him as Asuna cries out to Kirito.
Brace yourself as you will follow Kirito into the FullDive game world. Emotions will flow and challenges will be many for Kirito as he looks to find his way out of the Soul Translator game world.
When will you be getting a taste of this?
Sword Art Online season three is set for the screen in October 2018 with plenty of trailers and teasers already popping up.
Who are the stars this time around?
For any series to be as successful as Sword Art Online has been, some factors have to come into to play and be maintained throughout. A great storyline and a robust team full of creativity.
The starring roles will be played by Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Kirito, Haruka Tomatsu as Asuna, Ai Kayano as Alice and Nobunaga Shimazaki as Eugeo.
Having aired for the first time in the year 2014, Sword Art Online has continued to grip fans with its storyline and lead character. Season three of Sword Art Online has been touted by many to shake the anime scene. Fortunately for anime fans and the wait won’t be too long to find out how true this is.