A brand new original story by the author, Reki Kawahara!
Based on the wildly popular light novels published in Kadokawa’s Dengeki Bunko, SWORD ART ONLINE [THE MOVIE] ORDINAL SCALE (2016) is set to be released nationwide in Spring 2017. The animated TV series is based on author Reki Kawahara’s light novel in which the protagonist Kirito fights to survive in the mysterious next-gen VRMMORPG called “Sword Art Online.” Since the first volume of the novel was published in April 2009, the series has proved extremely popular, with cumulative sales exceeding 11.5 million units in Japan and 16.7 million worldwide, spawning two TV anime adaptations, video games, comic books, and merchandise.
The NerveGear, the world’s first dedicated full-dive device developed by the genius programmer, Akihiko Kayaba in 2022, a revolutionary machine that opened up infinite possibilities for the world of VR (Virtual Reality). 4 years later, A next-generation, wearable multi-device called the Augma has been released to compete with the NerveGear’s successor, the Amusphere. A cutting-edge machine boasting the ability to enhance AR (Augmented Reality) to the maximum, the Augma offers a safe, user-friendly experience, as it can be used while the player is awake, making it an instant hit. It’s killer title is an ARMMORPG developed exclusively for the Augma, “Ordinal Scale (a.k.a. OS).”
Kirito is about to join Asuna and the others as an Ordinal Scale player, but they’re about to find out that it isn’t all fun and games.
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Title: Sword Art Online [The Movie] Ordinal Scale (2016)
Coming to Theaters: Spring, 2017 Nationwide First-run Release
Distributor: Aniplex Inc.
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