Sword Art Online

Official Title Sword Art Online
Japan Titleソードアート・オンライン
TypeTV Series
Genresadventure, angst, fantasy, high fantasy, love polygon, novel, romance, science fiction, seinen, swordplay, thriller, violence, virtual world

* Based on Kawahara Reki's light novel series Sword Art Online. Kazuto "Kirito" Kirigaya enters a virtual-reality, massively multiplayer online role playing game called Sword Art Online. There is no escape from this world unless the player clears the game; however getting a "game over" results in the death of the player. Note: The first episode received a pre-airing on 24.06.2012 at an event at Tokyo International Forum Hall C. Regular broadcast started on July, 8.