SWORD ART ONLINE: ALICIZATION LYCORIS” RELEASES MAY, 2020!!!
Famous game developing company Bandai Namco has set the launch of “SWORD ART ONLINE: ALICIZATION: LYCORIS” in May 2020. The company released a new trailer this week for the game. The game will be available for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC from May 21, 2020, in Japan and from May 22 for the Europe and Americas.
Initially, a standard only and a PS4-only-first-print limited edition will be available. A digital-only Deluxe Edition of the game will also be available.
This is the first game from Bandai Namco to take on the SAO Series, as in, the actual anime of all the previous games were based on.
Here are a few glimpses from the game as evident from the trailer below–
It is rumored that the first print limited edition will contain a limited edition box full of special illustrations, special content, a Blu-Ray disc, original soundtrack CD, original drama CD, special case for all the CDs and a special booklet.
Japan starts accepting Pre-Orders from today!!
Here’s the overview of the game:
Your journey is ready to begin…
For the first time ever in history, players can experience Sword Art Online‘s anime story in-game format with Sword Art Online: Alicization Lycoris Play as the lead character Kirito and immerse yourself in “Underworld,” a mysterious, suspenseful virtual world set in the anime’s Alicization arc. Featuring intense, nervewracking battle action, stunning Japanese RPG visuals, and a huge and expansive world to explore; your journey through the latest VRMMO Sword Art Online game is ready to begin!
- Lycoris Flower – As the name suggests, Lycoris is a species a rare flower found only in South Japan. This flower represents passion, sad memories, reunion, and self-reliance.
- Faithful to the Original Work – The main character Kirito wakes up in a virtual world but he seems familiar to it. In that world, AI acts as Human-like. A man named Eugeo meets Kirito in this world. They together make a promise in which their destinies will soon become one. To keep that promise and stay together, they must venture onwards.
- Meet Your Favorite Characters – Enjoy the story of Alicization just like the anime way with your favorite characters such as Kirito, Eugeo, Alice, Administrator, and many more.