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The key visual of the 2nd cool "Sword Art Online Alicization WoU" which started broadcasting in April!


The key visual of the 2nd cool "Sword Art Online Alicization War of Underworld", which will start broadcasting from April 2020, has been lifted. Also decided to hold a SAO orchestra concert.

"Sword Art Online" (hereinafter, SAO) is an animated film based on the novel by Reki Kawahara, who won the 15th Dengeki Novel Grand Prize. The hero and Kirito were active in the mysterious next-generation online game "Sword Art Online" and became popular.

The first stage of TV anime "Sword Art Online" will be from July to December 2012, the second period "Sword Art Online II" will be from July to December 2014, and the third period of Part 1 "Sword Art"・ Online Alicization was broadcast from October 2018 to March 2019.

And now, the second part of the third phase, "Sword Art Online Alicization War of Underworld" has been broadcast since October 2019. The main story is scheduled to be broadcast in two separate cools, but the key visual of the 2nd cool that will be broadcast from April 2020 has been lifted recently.


The key visuals of the third phase, which have been lifted this time, show Asuna who are participating in the Super Account of the three goddesses, and Kirito in the black swordsman costume in the center.

■ SAO Orchestra Concert held

Also decided to hold an orchestra concert of the same work. A number of famous songs by Yuki Kajiura, the musician of the "Sword Art Online" series, will be performed in a full orchestra arrangement. A commercial for the concert has also been released, so please have a look.

[Concert Overview]
■ "Sword Art Online Film Orchestra Concert 2020 with Tokyo New City Orchestra"
- Dates: April 11, 2020 (Saturday) at doors open 16, the curtain 17 pm
- Venue: Tokyo Metropolitan Art Theater Concert Hall
, Tickets: All seats reserved 9,500 yen (tax included)
/ Priority sales application acceptance period: Wednesday, January 29, 2020 12:00-Sunday, February 23, 2020 23:59
 * Ticket priority sales application tickets are 2020
Orchestra Concert official website: Volume 2 on Blu-ray & DVD released January 29 (Wed.) : https://sao-orchestra.net/

[Work Information]
■ "Sword Art Online Alicization War of Underworld"

Original: Reki Kawahara (published by Dengeki Bunko)
Original illustration / character design draft: abec
Director: Manabu Ono
Character design: Shingo Adachi Goya Nishiguchi Tomoya Yamamoto Yumiko Yamamoto Kentosuke Toya
Director: Takashi Sakuma
Total drawing director: Go Suzuki Yumiko Yamamoto Kento Totani
Prop Design: Asami Hayakawa
Monster Design: Toshiya Kono
Action Drawing Director: Yoshihiro Sugano
Art Director: Yukako Ogawa Yoshito Watanabe
Art Setting: Kenichi Morioka Yuho Taniuchi
Color Design: Naomi Nakano
Photography Director: Shota Waki Kenta Hayashi
Motion Graphics: Takemune Oshiro
CG Director: Ryuta Undou
Editing: Yuji Kondo
Sound Director: Miwa Iwanami
Effect: Yasumasa Koyama
Sound Production: Soniludo
Music: Yuki Kajiura
Produce: EGG FIRM Straight Edge
Production: A-1 Pictures
Production: SAO-A Project

Kirito (Kazuto Kirigaya): CV.
Asuna Matsuoka (Asuna Yuki): CV. Haruka Tomatsu
Alice: CV. Ai Chino

Kirito, Eugeo, Alice. Six months have passed since two swordsmen and one matching knight defeated the High Priest and Administrator. Alice lives in her hometown of Lourid. Next to him was Kirito, who had lost his best friend and lost his arm and heart. Alice, who devoted himself to him, does not have the spirit of a knight as before.

"Tell me, Kirito ... what can I do ..."
However, the countdown to "Final Load Experiment", which invites the entire underworld to tragedy, is merciless. Correspondingly, the Dark God Vector revived deep inside Dark Territory. 

Lead the Dark Army and begin invading the Human World in order to get Light Miko. Bellcouri and others, commanding the Knights of the Humanity, are determined to have an unprecedented war with the Dark Territory. But beside him, Alice has not yet been found. And the figure of the two heroes who saved << Human World >>.

The longest and most beautiful battle in the “SAO” series “Alicization”, the final chapter is finally here!

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