Bandai Namco Entertainment Asia is pleased to announce today the release of SWORD ART ONLINE Last Recollection on PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One. The STEAM® version of the game will be released tomorrow, 6 October 2023.
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SWORD ART ONLINE Last Recollection Details
Introducing Dorothy, An All-New Original Character
Released today, the latest entry in the series is based on an all-new War of Underworld story arc that is unique to the game and features more characters and episodes than ever before.
The launch trailer, which has been unveiled to commemorate the title’s release, shows Kirito and his party fighting against the God of Darkness, Vecta, as him and his lieutenant Vassago attempt to steal the artificial intelligence A.L.I.C.E.
Dorothy, the original character who appears in this title, is also featured with a brand-new appearance.
An original character appearing from this title, this young Dark Knight dispatched from the Dark Territory as an envoy to the Human Realm appears in a new guise.
A certain event triggers her appearance to undergo a dramatic transformation, and the flag she carries appears to be a divine object of some sort – but how did she come across this item…?
What is SWORD ART ONLINE Last Recollection?
Originally based on a novel by Reki Kawahara, SWORD ART ONLINE is an acclaimed anime series that follows the adventures of its young protagonist, Kirito, within the next-generation Virtual Reality Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game known as SWORD ART ONLINE.
This latest entry in the series is based on an all-new War of Underworld story arc unique to this game and features more characters and sub-episodes than ever before in order to portray a setting different from that of the source material and anime.
The threat of annihilation draws near for Underworld, a virtual world designed to give birth to the supreme AI known as A.L.I.C.E.
The Final Stress Test served as the beginning of the end… The gate dividing the Human Realm and the Dark Territory has been thrown open, causing the shadow of war to be cast over the two realms.
Just then, a young dark knight girl appears crossing the boundary from the Dark Territory, appear before Kirito and his companions…
“What’s the difference between the world ending and me dying?”
Who is this girl that is seemingly destined to meet a tragic fate?
With the answers to the question shrouded in mystery, a tale of life itself is about to unfold…
Demo Version Available For Play
A demo is also available on all platforms the game is releasing on, for players to get a feel for this new adventure.
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