‘Sword Art Online’, new original film confirmed

Sword Art Online -Full Dive-the event that celebrated the tenth anniversary of the anime Sword Art Online has announced that the franchise will launch a ‘new original film project’.

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Sword Art Online -Progressive- Scherzo of Deep Night

Sword Art Online -Progressive- Scherzo of Deep Night is in the billboard of Japanese theaters, the franchise announces a new original film in production, in which everything indicates that it will not have content from the light novels.

The details of the new tape ODS are yet to be revealed, for now the release date, characters and synopsis of the new installment are unknown.
So far only one has been released. teaser announcing the new franchise project.

The latest film in the franchise ODStitled Sword Art Online -Progressive- Scherzo of Deep Night, last premiered October 22 in theaters in Japan. The premiere placed the film in the position number one the first weekend, with a collection of 323 million yen (approximately 2.22 million euros). The main members of the first tape return for Sword Art Online -Progressive- Scherzo of Deep Night performed by the study A-1 Pictures.

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The original light novel series ODS of Reki Kawahara has inspired various anime adaptations for television and movies. In addition, he has inspired multiple series of manga and video games. On the other hand, the executive product Laeta Kalogridis of Skydance Television announced that Netflix had acquired the rights to Sword Art Online live action.

Below you can read the synopsis of Sword Art Online for those who haven’t enjoyed the anime, light novel or manga yet:

In the year 2022, virtual reality has advanced by leaps and bounds, and a massive online role-playing game called Sword Art Online (SAO) is released. With the help of “NerveGear” technology, players can control their in-game avatars using only their own thoughts. Kazuto Kirigaya, nicknamed “Kirito”, is one of the lucky few enthusiasts to get their first batch of the game. He goes online and finds himself, along with ten thousand other people, in the picturesque and elaborate world of Aincrad, filled with fantastic medieval weapons and horrifying monsters.

However, in a cruel turn of events, the players soon find that they cannot log out; The creator of the game has trapped them in the new world of his until they complete the hundred levels of the game. In order to escape from Aincrad, Kirito will have to interact and cooperate with his companions. Some are allies, while others are enemies, such as Asuna Yuuki, who commands the leading group trying to escape from the ruthless game. To top it off, Sword Art Online isn’t all fun and games: if you die in Aincrad, you die in real life. Kirito must adjust to his new reality, fight for his survival, and hopefully break free from his virtual hell.



‘Sword Art Online’, new original film confirmed